UK Sales Chart: Rory McIlroy PGA Tour Debuts in 1st as God of War 3 Remastered Settles for 9th

The first PGA golf game to finish in first since Tiger Woods PGA Tour 09 in 2008 is Rory McIlroy PGA Tour, which launched last Thursday for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and saw similar week 1 sales to PGA Tour 09.

In a somewhat subdued week, God of War 3 Remastered was the only other new release, debuting in 9th. Destiny, meanwhile, benefited from Amazon’s Prime Day deals, rising 90% and going from 10th to 6th.

Here’s the top 20 selling retail games in the UK for the week ending July 18, 2015, according to GfK Chart-track:

  1. Rory McIlroy PGA Tour
  2. F1 2015 (down 57%)
  3. Batman: Arkham Knight (down 36%)
  4. LEGO Jurassic World
  5. Grand Theft Auto V
  6. Destiny (up 90%)
  7. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  8. The Elder Scrolls Online
  9. God of War 3 Remastered
  10. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  11. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
  12. FIFA 15
  13. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
  14. Far Cry 4
  15. Halo: The Master Chief Collection
  16. WWE 2K15
  17. Disney Infinity 2.0
  18. Dying Light
  19. Terraria
  20. Farming Simulator 15

Are you surprised that God of War 3 Remastered didn’t finish in the top 5?

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