UK Sales Chart: Injustice 2 Debuts in 1st, With Farpoint Right Behind It

May 22, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

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The first fighting game to debut at #1 in the UK since Mortal Kombat XInjustice 2 opened in first place last week, and launch sales were up roughly 33% from Injustice: Gods Among Us.

There were a few other new releases on the chart, including Sony’s Farpoint, which finished in 2nd place, making it the highest-charting VR-only game to date (PlayStation VR Worlds opened in 7th last year). Further down the chart, The Surge placed in 10th, while Portal Knights was in 30th.

Here’s the top 20 best-selling games through retail stores in the UK for the week ending May 20, 2017, according to GfK Chart-Track:

  1. Injustice 2
  2. Farpoint
  3. Grand Theft Auto V
  4. Prey (down 31%)
  5. Fire Emblem: Shadows of Valentia
  6. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (down 16%)
  7. FIFA 17
  8. Ghost Recon Wildlands
  9. Rocket League
  10. The Surge
  11. LEGO Worlds
  12. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  13. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
  14. Horizon Zero Dawn
  15. Resident Evil 7
  16. Gears of War 4
  17. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  18. Overwatch
  19. LEGO City Undercover
  20. Skylanders SuperChargers

Where do you think RiME will debut on the chart?

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