US CHARTS: Bioshock tops charts

BioShock on the Xbox 360 has topped the all format best sellers in the US, reported

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In a strong week for the console, the second and third positions also belonged to the Xbox 360, in the shape of Halo 3 (pre-order) and Madden NFL 08. The limited edition of Halo 3 also took the number six spot.

Nintendo pick up the majority of the remaining top ten positions – with Wii Play at number four, the DS Lite with Brain Age 2 at five, Metroid Prime 3: Corruption (pre-order) at eight and Pokemon Pearl at ten.

Elsewhere, the PC version of BioShock also performs well at seven, while Madden NFL 08 on the PS2 completes the top ten at number nine.

All formats: (* specifies pre-order)

1. BioShock—2K Games (Xbox 360)

2. Halo 3*—Microsoft (Xbox 360)

3. Madden NFL 08—EA (Xbox 360)

4. Wii Play w/ Remote—Nintendo (Wii)

5. Nintendo DS Lite w/ Brain Age 2—Nintendo (DS)

6. Halo 3 Ltd. Edition*—Microsoft (Xbox 360)

7. BioShock—2K Games (PC)

8. Metroid Prime 3: Corruption*—Nintendo (Wii)

9. Madden NFL 08—EA (PS2)

10. Pokemon Pearl—Nintendo (DS)

Xbox 360:

1. BioShock—2K Games

2. Halo 3*—Microsoft

3. Madden NFL 08—EA

4. Halo 3 Ltd. Edition*—Microsoft

5. Gears of War —Microsoft

6. Halo 3 Legendary Edition*—Microsoft

7. Guitar Hero II Bundle—Activision

8. Two Worlds—Southpeak

9. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Vegas—Ubisoft

10. Forza Motorsport 2—Microsoft


1. Wii Play w/ Remote—Nintendo

2. Metroid Prime 3: Corruption*—Nintendo

3. Mario Party 8—Nintendo

4. Super Smash Bros. Brawl*—Nintendo

5. Mario Strikers Charged—Nintendo

6. Resident Evil 4—Capcom

7. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess—Nintendo

8. Super Mario Galaxy*—Nintendo

9. Madden NFL 08—EA

10. Brunswick Pro Bowling—Crave


1. Madden NFL 08—EA

2. Resistance: Fall of Man—SCEA

3. Ninja Gaiden Sigma—Tecmo

4. Heavenly Sword*—SCEA

5. Grand Theft Auto IV*— Rockstar

6. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter—Ubisoft

7. NCCA Football 08—EA

8. WarHawk Bundle w/ Bluetooth Headset*—SCEA

9. Lair*—SCEA

10. The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion—Bethesda


1. BioShock—2K Games

2. World of Warcraft—Blizzard

3. World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade Expansion Pack—Blizzard

4. Sid Meier’s Civilization IV: Beyond the Sword—2K Games

5. The Sims 2: Bon Voyage*—EA

6. Guild Wars: Eye of the North Expansion Pack*—NCsoft

7. MediEval II Total War: Kingdoms Expansion Pack*—Sega

8. Battlefield 2—EA

9. Baldur’s Gate 2: Ultimate Collection—Vivendi

10. The Sims 2 Seasons Expansion Pack—EA


1. Madden NFL 08—EA

2. Guitar Hero II Bundle w/ Guitar—Activision

3. Shin Megami Tensei—Atlus

4. Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80’s—Activision

5. God of War II—SCEA

6. God of War—SCEA

7. NCAA Football 08—EA

8. Final Fantasy XII—Square Enix

9. Okami—Capcom

10. Katamari Damacy—Namco


1. Nintendo DS Lite w/ Brain Age 2—Nintendo

2. Pokemon Pearl—Nintendo

3. Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon—Nintendo

4. New Super Mario Bros.—Nintendo

5. Mario Kart—Nintendo

6. Brain Age 2: More Training in Minutes a Day—Nintendo

7. Pokemon Diamond—Nintendo

8. Disney’s High School Musical: Making the Cut—Disney

9. Brain Age—Nintendo

10. Mario Kart—Nintendo


1. Madden NFL 08—EA

2. Dungeons & Dragons Tactics—Atari

3. Sony PSP Daxter Entertainment Pack*—SCEA

4. GTA: Liberty City Stories—Rockstar

5. Jeanne D’arc*—SCEA

6. Star Wars Battlefront II—LucasArts

7. Daxter—SCEA

8. Brave Story: New Traveler—Xseed Games

9. Sony PSP Star Wars Battlefront Entertainment Pack*—LucasArts

10. SOCOM U.S. Navy Seals Fireteam Bravo—SCEA

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