Top 10 UK Games Chart: Red Dead Redemption 2 Takes Top Spot Once Again
Red Dead Redemption 2’s strong sales appear to have continued, at least in the UK, with Rockstar’s open-world game finishing at No.1 for the third consecutive week, according to sales monitor Chart-Track. In fact, the entire top five is unchanged: Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 beats FIFA 19 to No.2 by just a few hundred units, while Forza Horizon 4 and Spider-Man PS4 continue to chart well.
This week’s solitary new entry is 2K’s Carnival Games, which debuts at No.20. Red Dead’s strong showing this week is no surprise, given its launch week sales. Rockstar stated earlier this month that the game boasted the “single biggest opening weekend in the history of entertainment,” with sales surpassing $725 million that weekend.
If you’re one of those millions who picked up Red Dead Redemption 2 already, check out our tips for beginners and read all about what to do with your legendary bear pelt. If you’re still on the fence or deciding on a platform, read up on which console performs better, and check out GameSpot’s Red Dead Redemption 2 review. “Red Dead Redemption 2 is an excellent prequel, but it’s also an emotional, thought-provoking story in its own right, and it’s a world that is hard to leave when it’s done,” wrote critic Kallie Plagge.
You can read the full top 10 sales chart below, courtesy of UKIE and Chart-Track. Note this table does not include digital sales data, and so should not be considered representative of all UK game sales.
Top 10 UK Games Chart
- Red Dead Redemption 2
- Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
- FIFA 19
- Forza Horizon 4
- Mario Kart 8: Deluxe
- Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy
- Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
- Lego Harry Potter Collection
- Lego DC Super Villains