UK charts: Crysis 3 beats Revengeance to top spot


Crysis 3 has pipped fellow new entry Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance to the number one spot this week, as last week’s biggest seller Aliens: Colonial Marines slides to number five.

Though it was a strong first week for both, neither Crysis 3 or Revengeance outsold Aliens or Dead Space 3 in their first week on sale, says charts authority GfK ChartTrack. Crytek’s shooter sold 5,500 more than Revengeance to claim the number one spot. 57% of Crysis 3’s sales were mostly on 360, while 61% of Reveangeance’s sales were on PS3.

The GfK ChartTrack UK all format top ten for the week ending February 23rd 2013 is as follows, with week-on-week sales rise or decline in brackets where stated.

1. Crysis 3
2. Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance
3. FIFA 13 (+25%)
4. Call Of Duty: Black Ops II (+0%)
5. Aliens: Colonial Marines (-84%)
6. Dead Space 3 (-54%)
7. Far Cry 3 (-21%)
8. Need For Speed Most Wanted (+13%)
9. Assassin’s Creed III (-5%)
10. Hitman Absolution (-2%)