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News: UK Sales Charts: The Last of Us Sneaks to the Summit

UK Sales Charts: The Last of Us Sneaks to the Summit

It can't be for nothing

Launching new properties this late in the generation is always a risky proposition, but The Last of Us has overcome a variety of obstacles to top the UK sales charts. It represents Sony’s first number one since the release of Uncharted: Golden Abyss last year, and is the biggest selling new IP since L.A. Noire all the way...

News: PS4 Pre-Orders Just Behind Xbox One at Amazon UK

PS4 Pre-Orders Just Behind Xbox One at Amazon UK

The battle begins

It looks like Microsoft’s confusing DRM policies have done nothing to deter the casual consumer, as Amazon.co.uk has confirmed that the Xbox One is currently winning the battle for platform pre-orders – but only just. According to the online retailer, the next generation system has been added to 2.3 per cent more baskets than...

News: UK Sales Charts: GRID 2 Leads the Pack, Remember Me Doesn't Get Forgotten

UK Sales Charts: GRID 2 Leads the Pack, Remember Me Doesn't Get Forgotten

Caught in the slipstream

Codemasters’ stylish racer GRID 2 has secured a second week atop the UK charts, despite a 50 per cent drop in sales. The slick driving experience managed to accelerate beyond FIFA 13 and Remember Me, the latter of which managed a respectable debut in third position. That doesn’t look like a bad performance for the title,...

News: Gran Turismo Franchise Accelerates Past 70 Million Sales

Gran Turismo Franchise Accelerates Past 70 Million Sales

Pedal to the metal

It’s often billed as the most popular PlayStation property, but just how big is the Gran Turismo franchise? Speaking during the series’ 15th anniversary event at Silverstone earlier today, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe’s head honcho Jim Ryan revealed that the brand has raced past an extraordinary 70 million units to...