This week's top rental charts from U.S. game rental company GameFly, representing the most requested games for the week ending February 16, highlight both to-be-released and already released games in a unique demand-specific chart.
Once again, Microsoft's Xbox 360 sandbox action game Crackdown
holds on to the top spot on the all platform chart, with Electronic Arts' arcade style NBA Street Homecourt
for the Xbox 360 taking the second place position. Sony's upcoming PlayStation 2 swan song God of War II
ranked as the third most requested title across all platforms, preventing requests for titles for Microsoft's console from sweeping the chart as in recent weeks.
While both Crackdown
and NBA Street Homecourt
took the top two requests for Xbox 360 releases for the week, the pair were followed by Capcom's snowy action title Lost Planet
. PlayStation 3 requests were topped by Sega's recently shipped Virtua Fighter 5
, while Take Two's Major League Baseball 2K7
and Sony's Formula 1
filled out the remaining two positions for the console.
Wii requests were headlined by Sega's upcoming Sonic and the Secret Rings
, followed by Electronic Arts' Wii exclusive SSX Blur
. Nintendo's own Wario Ware: Smooth Moves
rounded out the top three Wii requests for the week.
Looking to the previous console generation, Sony's God of War II
was again the top requested PlayStation 2 title for the week, followed by Take Two's movie and comic book adaptation Ghost Rider
, and the Level 5 developed action RPG Rogue Galaxy
. Xbox requests were topped by Dreamcatcher's first-person shooter Painkiller: Hell Wars
. Vivendi's Scarface: The World Is Yours
was the second most requested Xbox release for the week, followed by Electronic Arts' Need for Speed: Carbon
GameCube requests for the week were once again dominated by The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
, followed by Mario Party 7
and D3P's anime inspired fighting game Naruto: Clash of Ninja 2
. Requests for the Game Boy Advance were again topped by Final Fantasy VI Advance
, with Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap
and Naruto: Ninja Council 2
rounding out the top three requests for the aging handheld.
The recently released Diddy Kong Racing DS
was the most requested title for the Nintendo DS, with Nintendo's Wario: Master of Disguise
and Hotel Dusk
taking the second and third positions respectively. Finally, PSP requests were topped by Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters
, followed by a pair of movie inspired releases from Take Two: Ghost Rider
and The Warriors