UK Sales Chart: LEGO Star Wars Repeats at #1, Carmageddon Opens in 22nd

July 11, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning

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Dropping 54% in its second week, LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens repeated at #1 in the UK, staying ahead of Overwatch and Doom, with the latter seeing a 7% boost (particularly on PlayStation 4) thanks to a sale.

The only new release to hit the top 40 last week was Carmageddon: Max Damage for PS4 and Xbox One, debuting in 22nd. The original Carmageddon grossed around £4m in the UK as a boxed release on PC, PS1, N64, Gameboy Color and Apple Mac back in 1997.

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

  1. LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens (down 54%)
  2. Overwatch (down 2%)
  3. Doom (up 7%)
  4. FIFA 16 (down 30%)
  5. Rocket League (down 7%)
  6. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
  7. Grand Theft Auto V
  8. Ratchet & Clank
  9. The Division
  10. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  11. 7 Days to Die
  12. LEGO Marvel’s Avengers
  13. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  14. EA Sports UFC 2
  15. Star Wars Battlefront
  16. Destiny: The Taken King
  17. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
  18. UEFA Euro 2016 Pro Evolution Soccer
  19. Mario & Sonic: Rio 2016 Olympic Games
  20. Fallout 4

Do you think Ghostbusters will open at #1 this week?

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