Ace Combat 7 Has Biggest Launch in Franchise History in the UK - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 21 January 2019 / 864 Views
Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown has debuted in second on the UK charts, according to according to GfK/UKIE for the week ending January 19. It sold 80.4 percent more than Ace Combat 6 did 12 years ago, which is enough for the biggest launch in franchise history in the UK. 76 percent of the sales were on the PlayStation 4.
Despite a 43 percent drop in sales, New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe remained at the top of the UK charts. Red Dead Redemption 2 and Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII have remained in third and fourth, respectively, while FIFA 19 has dropped three spots to fifth.
Here are the top 10 best-selling titles (combined sales) for the week:
- New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe
- Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown
- Red Dead Redemption 2
- Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII
- FIFA 19
- Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
- Grand Theft Auto V
- Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy
- Spyro Reignited Trilogy
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