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News: UK Sales Charts: Rayman Origins Stages Miraculous Comeback

UK Sales Charts: Rayman Origins Stages Miraculous Comeback

Just call it the comeback king; despite looking down and out when it launched on PlayStation 3 last year, Ubisoft Montpellier's cracking Rayman Origins has broken into the UK multiformat top-ten for the first time since its release

No doubt propelled by a slew of retailer discounts, the pretty platformer managed to climb ahead of Bethesda's RAGE to finish up in ninth on this week's best-selling..

News: UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Tops For The Fourth Week In A Row

UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Tops For The Fourth Week In A Row

FIFA 12's still top of the league, after shutting out fierce competition from Just Dance 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to hold onto the top-spot for a fourth consecutive week

Shooty favourites Battlefield 3 and Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 rounded out the top five — while Zumba Fitness reclaimed its grip on the UK, posting two titles in the top ten. We may have to dig up the old image if..

News: UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Maintains Its Reign At The Top Of The Charts

UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Maintains Its Reign At The Top Of The Charts

Buoyed no doubt by a strong week of football, FIFA 12 has held onto its position atop the UK sales charts for a third week running

With January ushering a mini-drought for new software releases, the chart is filled with familiar faces; with Battlefield 3, Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Just Dance 3 and Skyrim all rounding out the top five. There was still space for id's RAGE though, which rocketed..

News: UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Dribbles Its Way To The Top, Modern Warfare 3 Shoots Into Second

UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Dribbles Its Way To The Top, Modern Warfare 3 Shoots Into Second

FIFA 12 headed into the festive season at the top of the UK sales charts, according to Chart Track's list of the top selling software for the week leading up to Christmas Eve

EA Sports' footie sim increased its sales by up to 34 percent in order to drive its way to the top of the charts, while Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 also saw a big enough boost to shoot its way into second. Just Dance 3..

News: UK Sales Charts: Skyrim Scoops Christmas Number One

UK Sales Charts: Skyrim Scoops Christmas Number One

It's practically unprecedented for a game not published by EA or Activision to scoop the UK Christmas number one, but after a slew of heavy discounts and promising offers, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has broken tradition

The Bethesda published RPG toppled Just Dance 3, to finish up in first. That pushed Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 into third. The excellent FIFA 12 finished up in fourth, while..

News: PlayStation Access To Roll Out PS Vita Across The UK

PlayStation Access To Roll Out PS Vita Across The UK

Unsurprisingly, Sony UK's community event label, PlayStation Access, has announced plans to tour the PlayStation Vita nationwide

It'll be taking the so-called Vita Rooms to Manchester first, and later Birmingham, Glasgow and London. Playable titles will include: Uncharted: Golden Abyss, Wipeout 2048, FIFA 12, Reality Fighters, ModNation Racers: Road Trip, Little Deviants, Escape Plan, Super..

News: UK Sales Charts: Modern Warfare 3 Lands Fourth Week At The Top

UK Sales Charts: Modern Warfare 3 Lands Fourth Week At The Top

We told you Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 wasn't going anywhere

The Activision published shooter has held its place at the top of the UK sales charts for four weeks now — and we doubt it's planning on relinquishing that spot anytime soon. With few new releases, FIFA 12 climbed into second, while Assassin's Creed: Revelations moved into third. Saints Row: The Third maintained its position in..

News: UK Sales Charts: Modern Warfare 3 Fights Off Assassin's Creed

UK Sales Charts: Modern Warfare 3 Fights Off Assassin's Creed

You shouldn't be surprised to see Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 at the top of the UK charts for a second week

The record breaking Activision shooter beat off strong new competition from Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed: Revelations and THQ's Saints Row: The Third — both of which debuted in second and fourth respectively. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim dropped to third, while FIFA 12 finished up in fifth..

News: UK Sales Charts: Modern Warfare 3 Debuts At The Top, Skyrim Finishes In Second

UK Sales Charts: Modern Warfare 3 Debuts At The Top, Skyrim Finishes In Second

The only real surprise to this week's UK sales charts is that despite its $400 million opening, Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 did not manage to outsell its predecessor's first week

In fact, according to Chart Track, sales were down by 1.5 percent on Black Ops. Someone get on the blower to Bobby Kotick quick. Thankfully, revenue was up by 1.6 percent. Ridiculously, Modern Warfare 3 moved "just..

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Dead Island Batters The Top Ten, While Macross Tops

Japanese Sales Charts: Dead Island Batters The Top Ten, While Macross Tops

Another week, another set of Japanese sales figures

It was another bumper week for 3DS hardware — get this, Nintendo released a pink system — but PlayStation software continued to rule the roost, despite seeing a minor drop-off in console sales. PlayStation software accounted for seven spots in the top-ten, and half of the chart as a whole. Macross F Sayonara no Tsubasa topped, while FIFA 12..

News: Sony Gives One Last Push To PlayStation Portable

Sony Gives One Last Push To PlayStation Portable

The PlayStation Vita's just around the corner, but Sony's decided to give one final holiday push to the aging PlayStation Portable

The North American bundle includes a PSP-3000, a 2GB Memory Stick Pro Duo, a UMD version of FIFA 12 and a downloadable copy of Cars 2. The bundle will be available on November 15th for $160. There's more information on the PlayStation Blog.

News: FIFA 12 Outselling Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 By 25:1

FIFA 12 Outselling Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 By 25:1

Despite FIFA 12 and Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 being closer in quality than years prior, it really feels like EA Sports' franchise is starting to take a strangle-hold of the genre

According to an interview conducted by MCV, FIFA 12 is outselling Konami's alternative by a ratio of 25:1 based on each title's first weekend sales. "When you look at Pro Evolution Soccer versus FIFA, only five years..

News: UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Displaced, Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Stumbles

UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Displaced, Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Stumbles

For the first time in many years, Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 has not debuted at the top of the UK sales charts

Far from it in fact, the game only managed to scrape into fifth position during its debut week, a disappointing entry considering Konami's significantly stepped up its game this year. FIFA 12 couldn't hold onto the top-spot this week, displaced by Forza 4 which debuted in first..

News: September NPD: Madden Tops, FIFA Shocks, Industry Drops

September NPD: Madden Tops, FIFA Shocks, Industry Drops

Madden NFL 12 was the top-selling video game in North America for the month of September

But proving that those living overseas do have some semblance of taste, FIFA 12 wasn't too far behind it, finishing up in fourth. Dead Island did ridiculously well, propping up the charts in third position of the back of that trailer and, well, zombies we assume. Resistance 3 also managed to make an appearance..

News: UK Sales Chart: FIFA 12 Holds Onto Top Spot, RAGE & Dark Souls Debut

UK Sales Chart: FIFA 12 Holds Onto Top Spot, RAGE & Dark Souls Debut

We told you FIFA 12 would hold onto the top of the UK sales charts for a good number of weeks

Not even an onslaught of new releases — RAGE and Dark Souls no less — could push the soccer sim from its perch, with both titles finishing second and third respectively. Elsewhere, there was room for Resistance 3 to re-emerge in the top-ten, while usual favourites Zumba Fitness and LEGO Pirates Of The..

News: PlayStation Access Roadshow Heads To Manchester, Kicks Off UK FIFA Interactive World Cup

PlayStation Access Roadshow Heads To Manchester, Kicks Off UK FIFA Interactive World Cup

Sony's announced that it will be holding the first round of the FIFA Interactive World Cup at a PlayStation Access event in Manchester this week

Players will get the opportunity to compete from Thursday through Saturday in addition to getting their hands on a bunch of other unreleased PS3 games. Games outside of FIFA 12 include Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, Battlefield 3, Assassin's Creed:..

News: American PlayStation Store Updates: 5th October 2011

American PlayStation Store Updates: 5th October 2011

Games Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition ($29

99) Crysis ($19.99) NBA Jam On Fire Edition ($14.99) Shift 2 Unleashed Digital ($39.99) Eufloria ($59.99) SEGA Bass Fishing ($9.99) Space Channel 5 Part Two ($9.99)</ul>Game Demos Eufloria Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Demo PSOne Classics Chrono Trigger ($9.99) PS2 Classics Odin Sphere ($9.99) Maximo: Ghosts to Glory ($9.99) GrimGrimoire ($9.99) God..

News: FIFA 12 Scores Killer Debut Week

FIFA 12 Scores Killer Debut Week

FIFA 12 has enjoyed the largest first-week sales than any other sports video game to date

Electronic Arts estimates that the soccer sim scored an impressive 3.2 million sales between September 27th and October 2nd. The company added that sales are up 23 percent over last year, and that October 1st was the busiest day for online gaming in EA Sports history, with some 10 million games played..

News: UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Tops, Team ICO Does Decently

UK Sales Charts: FIFA 12 Tops, Team ICO Does Decently

FIFA 12 has topped the UK sales charts for the week

No real surprise there. Expect it to maintain its position at the top until Battlefield. The new arrival sees F1 2011 pushed down into third, with Zumba Fitness, Dead Island and Deus Ex: Human Revolution in fourth, fifth and sixth respectively. Sony's ICO & Shadow Of The Colossus Collection had a pleasing start too, landing seventh position..

News: European PlayStation Store Updates: 14th September 2011

European PlayStation Store Updates: 14th September 2011

PlayStation Plus Additions Renegade Ops - 20% off as part of PLAY (until 21st September) From Dust – 20% off (one week only) Alpha Mission (SNK minis) – 20% off Playable Content Renegade Ops (£9

99/€12.99) From Dust (£11.99/€14.99) Bulletstorm (£23.99/€29.99) Bodycount (£39.99/€49.99) Fast Draw Showdown (£7.99/€9.99) Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Trilogy HD..