Games News

CoD: WWII has longest unbroken number one run since Black Ops 3

Activision
Call of Duty: WWII Activision
Call of Duty: WWII

Call of Duty WWII now has the longest unbroken run at number one of the UK retail sales charts since Black Ops 3. FIFA 18 and Star Wars Battlefront II round off the top three. Gearbox Publishing’s Hello Neighbor debuted at number 37.

Call of Duty: WWII's sales did drop 41 percent, but the game managed to hold on to its number one spot. On top of that, it now has the longest unbroken run at number one since Black Ops 3. 

[Activision]
Call of Duty: WWII, man, gesturing at someone in a military tent
Call of Duty: WWII

EA finished last week with two of its titles in the top five. FIFA 18's sales dipped (58 percent), but it held its ground and managed to stay at number two. Star Wars Battlefront II sales went down 22 percent but it did climb up to number three. What is going on?

Super Mario Odyssey went all the way up to number four. Assassin's Creed Origins stayed at number five. Again. Ubisoft recently delayed Far Cry 5,The Crew 2 and one more game because of Assassin's Creed Origins

[Ubisoft]
Assassin's Creed Origins Bayek going up against Sekhmet
Assassin's Creed Origins

Grand Theft Auto V showed up in the top ten last week. At the time, the game was at number nine. This week, we see GTA V at number six, slowly getting its groove back.

The Sims 4 is a new name in the top ten. The game managed to climb from number 18 to number nine. Rounding off the top 10, we have Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2.

Rocket League: Collector’s Edition is a new entry in the top 40 this week. The new edition landed at number 21. Gearbox Publishing’s Hello Neighbor debuted at number 37.

The top 10 looks like this:

1. Call of Duty WWII
2. FIFA 18
3. Star Wars: Battlefront II
4. Super Mario Odyssey
5. Assassin's Creed Origins
6. Grand Theft Auto V
7. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
8. WWE 2K18
9. The Sims
10. Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2