The Last of Us Holds off Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition to Three-Peat at Number 1 in the UK

Joining Dead Island: Riptide and BioShock Infinite as the only other 2013 titles to do so this year, The Last of Us (down 35%) has finished first in the UK for the third week in a row, staving off the retail release of Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition.

Looking at other new releases, The Sims 3: Island Paradise and Company of Heroes 2 on PC finished 5th and 10th, respectively, with Deadpool (expect a review soon) placing in 6th.

Here’s the top 18 selling games in the UK for the week ending June 29th, 2013:

  1. The Last of Us
  2. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
  3. Animal Crossing: New Leaf
  4. FIFA 13
  5. The Sims 3: Island Paradise
  6. Deadpool
  7. Tomb Raider
  8. Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
  9. Assassin’s Creed III
  10. Company of Heroes 2
  11. Injustice: Gods Among Us
  12. Far Cry 3
  13. LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
  14. Need for Speed: Most Wanted
  15. Luigi’s Mansion 2
  16. Skyrim: Legendary Edition
  17. GRID 2
  18. Dead Island: Riptide

Will The Last of Us hold on for a fourth straight week? Let us know in the comments below.

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