Modern Warfare 2 on top of the UK charts for the ninth week, Bayonetta debuts at number five

Even with a significant drop of 41% in sales over last week, Modern Warfare 2 has held on to the UK charts’ top position for the ninth consecutive week. The Infinity Ward game has also become the third biggest selling title of all time in the country, only preceded by Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, released in 2006 and 2004 respectively.

Sega’s Bayonetta debuted at number 5 while THQ’s Darksiders, the second newcomer of the week, slipped in at number 8. Both games were released on Friday. Top 20 follows.

1. CALL OF DUTY: MODERN WARFARE 2
2. WII FIT PLUS
3. JUST DANCE
4. WII SPORTS RESORT
5. BAYONETTA
6. FIFA 10
7. ASSASSIN’S CREED II
8. DARKSIDERS
9. NEW SUPER MARIO BROS. WII
10. JAMES CAMERON’S AVATAR: THE GAME
11. MARIO & SONIC AT OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES
12. MARIO KART WII
13. FORZA MOTORSPORT 3
14. CALL OF DUTY 4: MODERN WARFARE
15. BATMAN: ARKHAM ASYLUM
16. NEED FOR SPEED: SHIFT
17. UNCHARTED 2: AMONG THIEVES
18. GRAND THEFT AUTO EPISODES – LIBERTY CITY
19. PRO EVOLUTION SOCCER 2010
20. WII PLAY

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE: