UK Sales Chart: Titanfall has Biggest Week of 2014, Raises Xbox One Hardware

It was an amazing launch for Titanfall last week, which has become the highest selling game in 2014 to finish first on the UK charts, more than doubling the amount of sales previous #1 FIFA 14 received in the first week of this year. With the huge opening of Titanfall, the Xbox One saw hardware sales jump 96%, with the Xbox One Titanfall bundle accounting for 70% of all Xbox Ones sold in the week.

As for another new release, Dark Souls 2, that managed to move 20% more than the original Dark Souls in week 1 totals, debuting in 2nd place overall. Last week also saw Yoshi’s New Island for the 3DS, which debuted in 12th and is the 3rd biggest opening week for a Yoshi title behind Yoshi’s Island on DS and Yoshi’s Story on Nintendo 64.

Here’s the top 20 selling games in the UK for the week ending March 15th, 2014, according to GfK Chart-Track:

  1. Titanfall
  2. Dark Souls 2
  3. South Park: The Stick of Truth (down 47%)
  4. The LEGO Movie Videogame (down 31%)
  5. Thief (down 63%)
  6. FIFA 14 (down 31%)
  7. Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare (down 41%)
  8. Call of Duty: Ghosts (down 18%)
  9. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (down 9%)
  10. Battlefield 4 (down 29%)
  11. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  12. Yoshi’s New Island
  13. LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
  14. Grand Theft Auto V
  15. Aliens: Colonial Marines
  16. Rayman Legends
  17. Forza 5
  18. Need for Speed: Rivals
  19. Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures
  20. Killzone: Shadow Fall

Do you think inFamous: Second Son will take home top spot this week? Or will something else be #1? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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