UK Sales Chart: Metro Redux Reduces Diablo III to 2nd Place

September 1, 2014Written by Jason Dunning

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It’s a short-lived reign for Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition, with newcomer Metro Redux capturing top spot and marking Deep Silver’s first first place finish since Saints Row IV. As for the other new release in the top 40, Madden NFL 15, it managed to place in 6th, one place higher than Madden NFL 25 (which only launched on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 at first).

Here’s the top 20 selling retail games in the UK for the week ending August 30, 2014, according to GfK Chart-track:

  1. Metro Redux
  2. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition (down 59%)
  3. The Last of Us Remastered (down 21%)
  4. Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare (down 10%)
  5. Call of Duty: Ghosts (up 13%)
  6. Madden NFL 15
  7. Grand Theft Auto V
  8. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
  9. Watch Dogs
  10. Titanfall
  11. Minecraft: PS3 Edition
  12. The LEGO Movie Videogame
  13. Forza 5
  14. Tomodachi Life
  15. Sniper Elite 3
  16. Terraria
  17. Battlefield 4
  18. FIFA 14
  19. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  20. LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

With a light week of releases ahead, do you think Metro Redux will place first again?

[Source: GfK (1), (2)]