UK Sales Chart: Quantum Break & Dirt Rally Dethrone The Division

April 11, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning


Ending The Division’s reign atop the charts, Quantum Break on Xbox One debuted in 1st place, marking Microsoft’s first #1 since Halo 5: Guardians in November.

Although Dirt Rally had to settle for 2nd place on the chart, GfK Chart-Track notes that it was a close race with Quantum Break. Comparing Dirt Rally’s launch to other Dirt titles, it beat Dirt Showdown’s 2012 launch week by 197%, and it sits behind Dirt 2 and Dirt 3 for best opening week in the series.

Here’s the 20 best-selling retail games in the UK for the week ending April 9, 2016, according to GfK Chart-Track:

  1. Quantum Break
  2. Dirt Rally
  3. The Division (down 41%)
  4. FIFA 16
  5. Far Cry Primal
  6. Grand Theft Auto V
  7. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  8. EA Sports UFC 2
  9. Rainbow Six Siege
  10. Star Wars Battlefront
  11. LEGO Marvel’s Avengers
  12. Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2
  13. WWE 2K16
  14. LEGO Jurassic World
  15. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  16. Minecraft: Story Mode
  17. MXGP 2: The Official Motocross Videogame
  18. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
  19. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate
  20. Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection

Where do you think Dark Souls 3 and Ratchet & Clank will debut this week?

[Source: GfK Chart-Track (1), (2)]