Despite dropping 78% over week 1, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain was able to claim first place for a second straight week. For comparison, the average week 1 to week 2 decline for the other Top 10 biggest launches so far this year (which includes Mad Max) is 67%.
Looking at the new releases, Super Mario Maker was strong in 2nd place and had the 4th best launch for a Wii U title (behind Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros, and Nintendo Land), while Sony’s Tearaway Unfolded debuted in 33rd, finishing behind Far Cry 4 in the chart.
Here’s the top 20 selling retail games in the UK for the week ending September 12, 2015, according to GfK Chart-Track:
- Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (down 78%)
- Super Mario Maker
- Mad Max (down 66%)
- Disney Infinity 3.0 (down 42%)
- Until Dawn (down 51%)
- Gears of War: Ultimate Edition (down 58%)
- Grand Theft Auto V
- LEGO Jurassic World
- Minecraft: Xbox Edition
- Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
- The Elder Scrolls Online
- Dying Light
- Batman: Arkham Knight
- Madden NFL 16
- Battlefield Hardline
- FIFA 15
- Skylanders Trap Team
- Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
- F1 2015
Where do you think Destiny: The Taken King Legendary Edition will end up on the chart this week?