UK charts: Red Dead Redemption does what Rockstar games do

Despite reported shortage issues and being on the market for just a few days, Red Dead Redemption has found its way to the top of last week’s UK sales charts with no apparent troubles. The Rockstar’s latest overthrew EA’s 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa, which saw a 25% drop in sales over last week when it managed to hold off newcomer Alan Wake.

Other top 10 newcomers this week include Split/Second (nr5), Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands (nr9) and ModNation Racers (nr10).

Top 20 follows.

1. Red Dead Redemption
2. 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
3. Just Dance
4. Wii Fit Plus
5. Split/Second
6. Battlefield: Bad Company 2
7. Lost Planet 2
8. Alan Wake
9. Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands
10. ModNation Racers
11. Modern Warfare 2
12. Skate 3
13. Wii Sports Resort
14. GTA Episodes – Liberty City
15. Final Fantasy XIII
16. Just Cause 2
17. Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing
18. Splinter Cell: Conviction
19. New Super Mario Bros. Wii
20. Forza Motorsport 3