FIFA top of UK charts for a fourth week as Evil Within debuts at No.2

FIFA 15 has held off competition from The Evil Within and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel to stay top of the UK charts for another week running.

EA’s sports game made it a fourth week at the top, matching FIFA 13’s success, according to the latestUkie Games Charts, compiled by GfK Chart-Track.

This is despite close competition from the latest horror game from Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami, Bethesda’s The Evil Within.

The title replaced fellow horror survival game Alien: Isolation in second place, with the latter falling to sixth as sales drop by 70 per cent.

Meanwhile, the second biggest new release last week was Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, which launched on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 at number three.

Warner Bros’ Lord of the Rings spin-off Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor saw its sales halve, falling a place to fourth.

Microsoft’s Xbox-exclusive open-world racer Forza Horizon 2 was also pushed down a spot to fifth in its third week in the charts, while the PS4-exclusive Driveclub drops down to eiggth in its second week.

In contrast, Minecraft: Playstation Edition climbed a place this week thanks to a bump in sales, reaching number nine.

Codemasters’ latest Formula One title F1 2014 fills out the Top Ten.

Here’s the software Top Ten for the week ending October 18th:

  1. FIFA 15 – EA
  2. The Evil Within – Bethesda
  3. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel – 2K
  4. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
  5. Forza Horizon 2 – Microsoft
  6. Alien: Isolation – Sega
  7. Destiny – Activision
  8. Driveclub – Sony
  9. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition – Sony
  10. F1 2014 – Codemasters
  11. Skylanders Trap Team – Activision
  12. Super Smash Bros for 3DS – Nintendo
  13. Minecraft: Xbox Edition – Microsoft
  14. NBA 2K15 – 2K
  15. Disney Infinity 2.0 – Disney
  16. The LEGO Movie Videogame – Warner Bros
  17. Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare – EA
  18. Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition – Square Enix
  19. Grand Theft Auto V – Rockstar
  20. The Sims 4 – EA
  21. Call of Duty: Ghosts – Activision
  22. Wolfenstein: The New Order – Bethesda
  23. Frozen: Olaf’s Quest – ASP/Avanquest
  24. Watch Dogs – Ubisoft
  25. The Borderlands Collection – 2K
  26. LEGO Marvel Super Heroes – Warner Bros
  27. Terraria – 505 Games
  28. Tomodachi Life – Nintendo
  29. The Last of Us Remastered – Sony
  30. Mario Kart 8 – Nintendo
  31. Battlefield 4 – EA
  32. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – Ubisoft
  33. Disney Infinity – Disney
  34. New Super Mario Bros U – Nintendo
  35. Skate 3 – EA
  36. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition – Blizzard
  37. Titanfall – EA
  38. Command & Conquer: Ultimate Collection – EA
  39. Sniper Elite 3 – 505 Games
  40. Just Dance 2014 – Ubisoft

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