UK charts: Dead Space 2 at top

Fights off competitive LittleBigPlanet 2.

Superb horror shooter Dead Space 2 has landed squarely atop the UK all-formats top 40 chart.

Sales for the sequel are 70 per cent higher than for Dead Space 1.

Despite an alluring PS3 bundle - with Dead Space: Extraction thrown in for free - it was the Xbox 360 version with the lion's share of sales: 56 per cent. The PS3 commanded only 40 per cent (the PC filled the remaining 4 per cent).

LittleBigPlanet 2 proved popular to hold on at two, followed by football stalwart FIFA 11 at three, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood in four and Call of Duty: Black Ops at five.

Just Dance 2, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, Wii Fit Plus, Art Academy and Just Dance rounded out the top 10.

This Week Last Week Title Platform(s)
1 New entry Dead Space 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
2 1 LittleBigPlanet 2 PS3
3 4 FIFA 11 DS, PC, PS2, PS3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
4 5 Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood PC, PS3, Xbox 360
5 2 Call of Duty: Black Ops DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
6 3 Just Dance 2 Wii
7 10 Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
8 6 Wii Fit Plus Wii
9 15 Art Academy DS
10 11 Just Dance Wii
11 7 Mass Effect 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
12 8 Kinect Sports Xbox 360
13 12 The Sims 3 DS, PC, PS3, Xbox 360
14 9 Gran Turismo 5 PS3
15 16 Wii Party Wii
16 13 Dance Central Xbox 360
17 20 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2011 PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
18 17 Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare PS3, Xbox 360
19 25 EA Sports Active 2 PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
20 18 Wii Sports Resort Wii
21 19 Football Manager 2011 PC
22 23 Donkey Kong Country Returns Wii
23 Re-entry My Fitness Coach: Dance Workout Wii
24 21 Mario Kart Wii Wii
25 27 New Super Mario Bros. DS
26 37 Medal of Honor PC, PS3, Xbox 360
27 Re-entry LEGO Batman DS, PC, PS2, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
28 24 Your Shape: Fitness Evolved Xbox 360
29 14 Fallout: New Vegas PC, PS3, Xbox 360
30 39 Just Cause 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
31 40 Batman: Arkham Asylum PC, PS3, Xbox 360
32 31 LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
33 29 New Super Mario Bros. Wii Wii
34 32 Battlefield: Bad Company 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
35 Re-entry Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
36 Re-entry World of Warcraft Battlechest PC
37 35 Red Dead Redemption PS3, Xbox 360
38 Re-entry SEGA Mega Drive Ultimate Collection PS3, Xbox 360
39 36 Toy Story 3 PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
40 34 Michael Jackson: The Experience DS, PSP, Wii

Leisure software charts compiled by Gfk Chart-Track, 2011 UKIE (UK) Ltd.

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