UK Sales Chart: FIFA Fights Off Shadow of War to Retain Top Spot

October 16, 2017Written by Anthony Nash

FIFA 18 sales

The UK Sales chart for last week were made available today, and for the third straight week, FIFA 18 has once again claimed the top spot. Despite strong contention from the newly released Middle-earth: Shadow of War and The Evil Within 2, there was no stopping the football simulator, as it is cruised to the top spot again.

Rounding out the top three this week are Shadow of War and The Evil Within 2, and their inclusions bumped the still popular Forza Motorsport 7 and Forza Horizon 3 down into the #4 and #5 spots. Destiny 2 (#6) has been bumped out of the top 5 completely, but still remains within the top 10.

Here’s the 20 best-selling games through retail stores in the UK for the week ending October 14, 2017, according to GfK Chart-Track:

  1. FIFA 18
  2. Middle-earth: Shadow of War
  3. The Evil Within 2
  4. Forza Motorsport 7
  5. Forza Horizon 3
  6. Destiny 2
  7. Grand Theft Auto V
  8. Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy
  9. Lego WORLDS
  10. The LEGO Ninjago Movie Video Game
  11. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  12. Fallout 4
  13. Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
  14. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Siege
  15. Friday the 13th: The Game
  16. Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
  17. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  18. NBA 2K18
  19. Dishonored 2
  20. DOOM

Fore more on the three time highest seller, make sure to check out our FIFA 18 review:

FIFA 18 is an incredible football game that has something to offer every gamer. There’s a very human and relatable story to be found in Alex Hunter’s latest chapter, and those who just want polished gameplay will find just that in its many different modes. In addition, anyone who is a fan of the beautiful game will want to check out this year’s installment.