UK Yearly Chart

The year's top-selling games at retail ranked by unit sales

Yearly Chart Index
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Pos Game Weeks Yearly Total
1
1,679,121
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (X360)
Activision, Shooter
7 1,679,121 1,679,121
2
1,333,419
FIFA 13 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Action
14 1,333,419 1,333,419
3
1,115,121
Call of Duty: Black Ops II (PS3)
Activision, Shooter
7 1,115,121 1,115,121
4
1,026,687
FIFA 13 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Action
14 1,026,687 1,026,687
5
782,271
Halo 4 (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
8 782,271 782,271
6
553,678
Just Dance 4 (Wii)
Ubisoft, Misc
13 553,678 553,678
7
515,859
Assassin's Creed III (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
9 515,859 515,859
8
372,675
Assassin's Creed III (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
9 372,675 372,675
9
345,712
Far Cry 3 (X360)
Ubisoft, Shooter
5 345,712 345,712
10
N/A
Kinect Adventures! (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
112 344,096 N/A
11
327,822
Hitman: Absolution (X360)
Square Enix, Action
6 327,822 327,822
12
996,676
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (X360)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 314,608 996,676
13
310,899
Mass Effect 3 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
43 310,899 310,899
14
310,143
Borderlands 2 (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
15 310,143 310,143
15
278,467
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
20 278,467 278,467
16
712,799
Forza Motorsport 4 (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
64 265,472 712,799
17
260,372
Hitman: Absolution (PS3)
Square Enix, Action
6 260,372 260,372
18
561,569
Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games (Wii)
Sega, Sports
59 255,716 561,569
19
462,208
Mario Kart 7 (3DS)
Nintendo, Racing
57 230,609 462,208
20
229,623
Pokemon Black Version 2 (DS)
Nintendo, Role-Playing
12 229,623 229,623
21
1,332,069
FIFA 12 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
66 227,525 1,332,069
22
221,151
Football Manager 2013 (PC)
Sega, Action
10 221,151 221,151
23
501,458
Super Mario 3D Land (3DS)
Nintendo, Platform
59 220,573 501,458
24
217,976
FIFA Street (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
42 217,976 217,976
25
210,847
London 2012: The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games (X360)
Sega, Sports
27 210,847 210,847
26
847,132
Battlefield 3 (X360)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
62 199,358 847,132
27
195,305
Forza Horizon (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Racing
10 195,305 195,305
28
1,980,716
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (X360)
Activision, Shooter
60 191,317 1,980,716
29
186,647
Far Cry 3 (PS3)
Ubisoft, Shooter
5 186,647 186,647
30
185,395
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Racing
9 185,395 185,395
31
185,174
Resident Evil 6 (X360)
Capcom, Action
13 185,174 185,174
32
185,154
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (X360)
Ubisoft, Shooter
32 185,154 185,154
33
968,458
Just Dance 3 (Wii)
Ubisoft, Misc
64 178,413 968,458
34
177,297
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (X360)
Electronic Arts, Racing
9 177,297 177,297
35
176,849
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
28 176,849 176,849
36
N/A
Gran Turismo 5 (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Racing
110 176,371 N/A
37
392,041
Moshi Monsters: Moshling Zoo (DS)
Activision, Misc
60 175,809 392,041
38
1,101,410
FIFA Soccer 12 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
66 172,813 1,101,410
39
169,065
Dishonored (X360)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
12 169,065 169,065
40
167,548
FIFA Street (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Sports
42 167,548 167,548
41
166,083
Sleeping Dogs (X360)
Square Enix , Action
20 166,083 166,083
42
159,512
London 2012: The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games (PS3)
Sega, Sports
27 159,512 159,512
43
158,604
Resident Evil 6 (PS3)
Capcom, Action
13 158,604 158,604
44
546,358
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
61 158,452 546,358
45
156,716
WWE '13 (X360)
THQ, Action
9 156,716 156,716
46
155,606
Max Payne 3 (X360)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
33 155,606 155,606
47
154,372
Skylanders Giants (Wii)
Activision, Action
11 154,372 154,372
48
1,387,533
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (PS3)
Activision, Shooter
60 149,131 1,387,533
49
257,728
Zumba Fitness 2 (Wii)
Majesco Entertainment, Sports
58 145,515 257,728
50
143,495
Kinect Star Wars (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Action
39 143,495 143,495
51
N/A
Zumba Fitness (Wii)
505 Games, Sports
92 143,187 N/A
52
142,985
Diablo III (PC)
Activision, Role-Playing
33 142,985 142,985
53
316,768
Dead Island (X360)
Deep Silver, Action
69 141,979 316,768
54
585,517
Assassin's Creed: Revelations (X360)
Ubisoft, Action
59 137,967 585,517
55
632,011
Battlefield 3 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
62 136,801 632,011
56
N/A
Wii Sports (Wii)
Nintendo, Sports
317 136,423 N/A
57
N/A
Mario Kart Wii (Wii)
Nintendo, Racing
247 134,194 N/A
58
131,882
Medal of Honor: Warfighter (X360)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 131,882 131,882
59
407,173
Football Manager 2012 (PC)
Sega, Sports
63 131,346 407,173
60
128,754
Max Payne 3 (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
33 128,754 128,754
61
128,203
Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games (3DS)
Sega, Sports
47 128,203 128,203
62
513,825
Saints Row: The Third (X360)
THQ, Action
59 126,980 513,825
63
125,736
Skylanders Giants (X360)
Activision, Action
11 125,736 125,736
64
439,969
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS3)
Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
60 123,526 439,969
65
122,492
Sleeping Dogs (PS3)
Square Enix, Action
20 122,492 122,492
66
119,539
F1 2012 (X360)
Codemasters, Racing
15 119,539 119,539
67
118,000
Borderlands 2 (PS3)
Take-Two Interactive, Shooter
15 118,000 118,000
68
116,633
WWE '13 (PS3)
THQ, Action
9 116,633 116,633
69
425,841
Batman: Arkham City (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
63 114,667 425,841
70
N/A
Kinect Sports (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Sports
112 112,393 N/A
71
110,533
LEGO The Lord of the Rings (X360)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
6 110,533 110,533
72
369,744
Batman: Arkham City (PS3)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
63 110,239 369,744
73
107,615
Mass Effect 3 (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Role-Playing
43 107,615 107,615
74
106,844
Moshi Monsters: Moshlings Theme Park (DS)
Activision, Misc
10 106,844 106,844
75
106,100
F1 2012 (PS3)
Codemasters, Racing
15 106,100 106,100
76
104,932
Mario Party 9 (Wii)
Nintendo, Misc
44 104,932 104,932
77
438,628
Assassin's Creed: Revelations (PS3)
Ubisoft, Action
59 104,415 438,628
78
103,733
Professor Layton and the Mask of Miracle (3DS)
Nintendo, Adventure
10 103,733 103,733
79
101,991
Medal of Honor: Warfighter (PS3)
Electronic Arts, Shooter
10 101,991 101,991
80
101,905
Final Fantasy XIII-2 (PS3)
Square Enix, Role-Playing
48 101,905 101,905
81
101,654
Sniper Elite V2 (X360)
505 Games, Shooter
35 101,654 101,654
82
N/A
The Sims 3 (PC)
Electronic Arts, Simulation
187 100,959 N/A
83
99,585
Dishonored (PS3)
Bethesda Softworks, Shooter
12 99,585 99,585
84
207,964
Dead Island (PS3)
Deep Silver, Action
69 98,860 207,964
85
98,572
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (PS3)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
28 98,572 98,572
86
197,272
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure (Wii)
Activision, Action
64 95,178 197,272
87
93,925
Uncharted: Golden Abyss (PSV)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
45 93,925 93,925
88
92,931
Guild Wars 2 (PC)
NCSoft, Role-Playing
18 92,931 92,931
89
N/A
Wii Fit Plus (Wii)
Nintendo, Sports
166 92,406 N/A
90
89,191
The Amazing Spider-Man (X360)
Activision, Action
27 89,191 89,191
91
88,378
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (PS3)
Ubisoft, Shooter
32 88,378 88,378
92
N/A
Call of Duty: Black Ops (X360)
Activision, Shooter
112 87,892 N/A
93
86,922
Book of Spells (PS3)
Sony Computer Entertainment, Action
7 86,922 86,922
94
N/A
Wii Party (Wii)
Nintendo, Misc
117 86,908 N/A
95
247,976
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Shooter
59 84,769 247,976
96
137,101
Kinect: Disneyland Adventures (X360)
Microsoft Game Studios, Misc
59 82,209 137,101
97
103,528
Sonic Generations (3DS)
Sega, Platform
58 81,637 103,528
98
80,977
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Wii)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Action
28 80,977 80,977
99
78,953
SSX (X360)
Electronic Arts, Sports
44 78,953 78,953
100
271,671
Saints Row: The Third (PS3)
THQ, Action
59 78,612 271,671

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UK Hardware by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
X360 807,953(-43%) 8,200,525
3DS 656,575(-31%) 1,603,188
PS3 644,271(-34%) 5,366,222
PSV 288,457(-34%) 288,457
Wii 217,788(-67%) 8,573,261
DS 102,299(-84%) 12,948,536
WiiU 97,445(-84%) 97,445
PSP 86,375(-74%) 4,382,783
Total 2,901,163(-42%)  

UK Software by Platform

Platform Yearly (change) Total
X360 16,864,660(+38%) N/A
PS3 11,159,907(+32%) N/A
Wii 4,764,003(-9%) N/A
PC 3,300,204(+29%) N/A
DS 3,119,226(+5%) N/A
3DS 1,939,004(+67%) N/A
PSV 712,325(++67%) N/A
PSP 511,207(+9%) N/A
WiiU 242,509(++9%) N/A
Total 42,613,045(+29%)