EA's Battlefield 3
managed to hold back Naughty Dog's Uncharted 3
in the UK software sales charts last week, keeping the number one spot for the second week in a row despite a 54 percent drop in sales.
For the week ended November 5, and according to data from tracking firm Chart-Track, the new entry from Naughty Dog and Sony had to settle for second place, just ahead of FIFA 12
is a multiplatform title, generating unit sales from Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC versions. Uncharted 3
is a PlayStation 3 exclusive, giving it a smaller potential customer base.
wasn't the only new entry into the chart, as Sega's Sonic Generations
managed to scrape in at number ten.
All the usual suspects were also hanging around, from Just Dance 3
to Zumba Fitness
, which simply refuses to leave the top ten.
Warner Bros' Batman: Arkham City
stayed up high at number four, while the likes of Football Manager 2012, Forza Motorsport 4
and Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure
all hovered around the same areas of the charts.
Below are Chart-Track's all-platforms sales charts, which include unit sales of all versions of a given title, and the individual platform charts, which treat individual SKUs separately.
UK All-Platforms Top 10
1. Battlefield 3 (EA)
2. Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (SCE)
3. FIFA 12 (EA Sports)
4. Batman: Arkham City (Warner Bros)
5. Just Dance 3 (Ubisoft)
6. Football Manager 2012 (Sega)
7. Forza Motorsport 4 (Microsoft)
8. Zumba Fitness (505 Games)
9. Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure (Activision Blizzard)
10. Sonic Generations (Sega)
UK Individual Platforms Top 10
While Uncharted 3
didn't manage to dethrone Battlefield 3
in the main charts, it took pole position in Chart-Track's individual formats top 10 chart.
did, however, take up the next two positions, with the Xbox 360 version once again outselling the PS3 and PC versions.
1. Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (SCE, PS3)
2. Battlefield 3 (EA, Xbox 360)
3. Battlefield 3 (EA, PS3)
4. Just Dance 3 (Ubisoft, Wii)
5. FIFA 12 (EA Sports, Xbox 360)
6. FIFA 12 (EA Sports, PS3)
7. Batman: Arkham City (Warner Bros, Xbox 360)
8. Forza Motorsport 4 (Microsoft, Xbox 360)
9. Football Manager 2012 (Sega, PC)
10. Battlefield 3 (EA, PC)