Activision’s Military Shooter Can’t Be Beat in the UK, Holds Number One Spot For Sixth Week Running

December 26, 2012Written by Alex Osborn

For the sixth week in a row, Call of Duty: Black Ops II retains its spot at number one in the UK sales chart. Nipping at its heels is yet another first-person shooter, but of a very different flavor, as Ubisoft’s Far Cry 3 has come in second. IO Interactive’s stealth action title Hitman: Absolution rounds out the top three.

Here’s the full top 10 list:

  1. Call of Duty Black Op 2
  2. Far Cry 3
  3. Hitman: Absolution
  4. FIFA 13
  5. Just Dance 4
  6. Need for Speed: Most Wanted
  7. Assassin’s Creed 3
  8. Halo 4
  9. Lego The Lord of the Rings
  10. WWE ’13

It looks like plenty of guns will be blazing all throughout the winter, as the first-person shooter genre proves to be the best selling genre this holiday season.

What video games did you receive and give over the holiday? Are they some of the UK’s biggest sellers? Let us know in the comments below, and be sure to keep it locked to PlayStation LifeStyle for all your PlayStation gaming needs in 2013.