Modern Warfare 2 not letting go

Even though sales have dropped 86% when compared to its record smashing debut a week before, Infinity Ward’s Modern Warfare 2 has managed to hold on to its number one spot on UK’s sales charts, according to new data from GfK Chart-Track, holding off newly released heavyweights from Ubisoft and Nintendo, Assassin’s Creed II and New Super Mario Bros. Wii, respectively. AC2, which outsold its predecessor with a 12% rise in week one sales, debuted at number two, while Mario and the gang had to settle for the third place. Full top ten follows.

  • 1. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (Activision Blizzard)
  • 2. Assassin’s Creed II (Ubisoft)
  • 3. New Super Mario Bros (Nintendo)
  • 4. Wii Sports Resort (Nintendo)
  • 5. Wii Fit Plus (Nintendo)
  • 6. FIFA 10 (EA)
  • 7. Left 4 Dead 2 (EA)
  • 8. Mario & Sonic at the Winter Olympic Games (SEGA)
  • 9. Forza Motorsport 3 (Microsoft)
  • 10. LEGO Batman: The Videogame (Warner Bros)