UK Sales Chart: Battlefield 1 Launch Outperforms Battlefield 4 & Hardline Combined

October 24, 2016Written by Jason Dunning


Ending FIFA 17’s run at the top of the chart, Battlefield 1 debuted in 1st place last week in the UK. Finishing just behind The Division when it comes to week 1 sales, Battlefield 1 outsold the combined week 1 totals of both Battlefield 4 and Battlefield Hardline.

As for the other new releases, Batman: Return to Arkham opened in 5th, Civilization VI placed in 15th, and LEGO Harry Potter Collection finished in 19th.

Here’s the top 20 best-selling games through retail stores in the UK for the week ending October 22, 2016, according to GfK Chart-Track:

  1. Battlefield 1
  2. FIFA 17 (down 36%)
  3. Mafia III (down 59%)
  4. Gears of War 4 (down 76%)
  5. Batman: Return to Arkham
  6. WWE 2K17
  7. Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration
  8. Forza Horizon 3
  9. Grand Theft Auto V
  10. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  11. Star Wars Battlefront
  12. Skylanders Imaginators
  13. Rocket League
  14. Overwatch
  15. Civilization VI
  16. Destiny: The Collection
  17. Fallout 4
  18. LEGO Dimensions
  19. LEGO Harry Potter Collection
  20. LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

In a jam-packed week for new releases, do you think Titanfall 2 will take home the #1 spot?

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