Entries in 'Charts' (347)

UK CHARTS: Resi 5 smashes records

UK CHARTS: Resi 5 smashes records

Capcom’s Resident Evil 5 has delivered as expected and entered the ELSPA GfK-ChartTrack All Formats top 40 at number one in its debut week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 16th 2009 at 2:10PM in News
RETAIL BIZ: Empire Total War smashes series’ records

RETAIL BIZ: Empire Total War smashes series’ records

The triumph of Sega’s Empire: Total War at the top of the ELSPA GfK-ChartTrack All Formats Top 40 yesterday marks the most successful debut in the history of the Total ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 10th 2009 at 10:27AM in News
RETAIL BIZ: Empire Total War tops the charts

RETAIL BIZ: Empire Total War tops the charts

RETAIL BIZ: Killzone 2’s reign at the top of the ELSPA GfK-ChartTrack All Formats Top 40 has been cut short after just one week with the news that Sega’s PC ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 9th 2009 at 4:31PM in News
UK CHARTS: Killzone 2 triumphant

UK CHARTS: Killzone 2 triumphant

After over three years of hype and unimagined pressure to perform, Sony’s PS3 exclusive first person shooter Killzone 2 has kept its nerve and debuted at the top of the ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 2nd 2009 at 4:44PM in News

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UK CHARTS: Street Fighter IV topples Wii Fit

UK CHARTS: Street Fighter IV topples Wii Fit

Capcom’s Street Fighter IV has knocked Nintendo’s Wii Fit from the top of the ELSPA GfK-ChartTrack All Formats Top 40 – as predicted by MCV earlier today.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2009 at 5:04PM in News
UK CHARTS: Five weeks and counting for Wii Fit

UK CHARTS: Five weeks and counting for Wii Fit

Whilst some stockists claim to be continuing to struggle to get their hands on copies of Wii Fit, enough of Nintendo’s title has clearly made it into the channel to ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2009 at 5:03PM in News
UK CHARTS: Wii Fit makes it four in a row

UK CHARTS: Wii Fit makes it four in a row

Until recently it had never managed more than a week at the top of the charts – but now Nintendo’s Wii Fit is celebrating its fourth successive week at the ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 9th 2009 at 3:31PM in News
UK CHARTS: Wii Fit proves its stamina

UK CHARTS: Wii Fit proves its stamina

The nation may be strapped for cash, but it also needs to get into shape – at least that’s what the ELSPA Gfk-ChartTrack All Formats Top 40 suggests, with Nintendo’s ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 26th 2009 at 5:23PM in News

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UK CHARTS: Wii Fit returns to the top

UK CHARTS: Wii Fit returns to the top

The ever-popular Wii Fit has proved that it's far from out of steam this week by returning to the top of ELSPA Gfk-ChartTrack All Formats Top 40 for the fifth ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 19th 2009 at 5:22PM in News
UK CHARTS: FIFA nutmegs Call of Duty

UK CHARTS: FIFA nutmegs Call of Duty

Mirroring the early 2008 chart success of EA’s FIFA 08, the publisher’s latest take on the beautiful game is starting 2009 on the front foot having pipped Call of Duty: ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 6th 2009 at 9:32AM in News
UK CHART: Gears of War marches to the top

UK CHART: Gears of War marches to the top

Microsoft mega release Gears of War 2 has brushed off stiff competition from Sony and Nintendo this week to claim the No. 1 spot in the GfK-ChartTrack Top 40.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 10th 2008 at 6:41PM in News
UK CHARTS: Fallout 3 goes nuclear

UK CHARTS: Fallout 3 goes nuclear

Bethesda can celebrate a wonderful debut in the world of European self-publishing now that it has been confirmed its 360, PS3 and PC outing Fallout 3 has shot straight to ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 3rd 2008 at 5:06PM in News

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FIFA 09 enjoys record-breaking week one

FIFA 09 enjoys record-breaking week one

Just two weeks after LucasArts’ The Force Unleashed set new records for week one sales of a Star Wars title, FIFA 09 has smashed the previous performances of EA’s ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 7th 2008 at 11:31AM in News
JAPAN: DS wins in August as market declines

JAPAN: DS wins in August as market declines

Data from Enterbrain, the publisher and analyst firm behind Japanese games bible and MCV media partner Famitsu, has shown that Japan’s games market in August was down 17 per cent ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 8th 2008 at 12:29PM in News
UK CHARTS: Tiger Woods scores a hole in one

UK CHARTS: Tiger Woods scores a hole in one

Few will be surprised to see EA’s Tiger Woods PGA Tour ’09 head straight to the top of the Gfk ChartTrack All Formats Top 40 this week – but most ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 1st 2008 at 6:09PM in News
UK CHARTS: Super Smash Bros brawls its way to number one

UK CHARTS: Super Smash Bros brawls its way to number one

Mirroring its success in both the Japanese and US markets, Nintendo’s Wii outing Super Smash Bros: Brawl has beaten off the competition this week to claim the number one spot ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 30th 2008 at 6:48PM in News

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Japan: PSP triumphs in hardware sale battle

Japan: PSP triumphs in hardware sale battle

The PSP’s resurgence has continued in Japan, with Sony’s handheld trumping all other hardware opponents in the March sales battle, Reuters reports.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2008 at 1:21PM in News
UK CHARTS: GT5 Prologue claims pole position

UK CHARTS: GT5 Prologue claims pole position

Whilst the release of the ‘full’ game is seemingly still some way off, Sony’s taste of things to come Gran Turismo 5 Prologue has shot straight to top spot in ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 1st 2008 at 10:41AM in News
UK CHARTS: Mario & Sonic do it again

UK CHARTS: Mario & Sonic do it again

There’s seemingly no stopping Sega’s Wii and DS sports title, as Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games fights back to claim the top spot on the ChartTrack All Formats ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 17th 2008 at 5:45PM in News
FEATURE: UK February Charts analysis

FEATURE: UK February Charts analysis

The latest exclusive MCV UK Charts analysis, in conjunction with ChartTrack and ELSPA, shows that February was a tough time for the PC market – though not for chart-toppers Nintendo ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 17th 2008 at 12:32PM in News
UK CHARTS: Army of Two makes it to one

UK CHARTS: Army of Two makes it to one

Three new entries in the All Formats Top Ten this week, as EA’s Army of Two blasts into top position.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 10th 2008 at 5:47PM in News
Mario & Sonic maintains Chart sprint

Mario & Sonic maintains Chart sprint

Despite some stiff competition from four new entries in the ChartTrack All Formats Top 10, Sega’s Wii and DS sports outing Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games maintains its ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 4th 2008 at 9:52AM in News
UK CHARTS: Mario & Sonic reclaim chart gold

UK CHARTS: Mario & Sonic reclaim chart gold

After mounting a resurgence that would make even Olympian giant Carl Lewis raise an eyebrow, Sega’s Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games has claimed the top spot in the ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 18th 2008 at 4:41PM in News
UK CHARTS: Pro Evo nets top spot

UK CHARTS: Pro Evo nets top spot

Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 has taken the number one spot in the ChartTrack All Formats Top 40 software chart after its first week on sale.

The title makes it ...
by Tim Ingham
on Oct 29th 2007 at 6:00PM in News
The Japanese top 30

The Japanese top 30

New entry DS Nishimura Kyotaro Suspense Shin Tantei Series: Kyoto Atami Zekkai no Kotou – Satsui no Wana rises to the top of the Japanese charts this week, knocking Dragon ...
by Andrew Wooden
on Oct 18th 2007 at 3:16PM in News