UK Top 40: Zumba Fitness sales rise

Nears record number of weeks on top.

Dance yourself slim game Zumba Fitness has won an eighth consecutive week at number one.

Its sales rose this week, up by 16 per cent, and it outsold the rest of the top five games combined.

It's now been top 11 weeks in total, which makes it the joint third (with FIFA: Road to the World Cup '98 and FIFA Soccer '96) best streak of all time.

If Zumba gets to 16 weeks it beats Wii Fit, in second. Who Wants to be a Millionaire currently holds the record with 18 weeks.

For Zumba to be beaten, new game releases are needed - there are none on this week's chart.

Codemasters racer Dirt 3 finished second, with Disney racer Cars 2 in third. Ubisoft's enhanced Just Dance 2: Extra Songs was fourth, while Lego Pirates of the Caribbean remained buoyant in fifth.

Harry Potter double-teamed seventh and eighth with Deathly Hallows Part 2 and Lego Years 1-4, leaving L.A. Noire in ninth and Call of Juarez: The Cartel tenth.

This Week Last Week Title Platform(s)
1 1 Zumba Fitness: Join the Party Wii, PS3, Xbox 360
2 6 DiRT 3 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
3 2 Cars 2 DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
4 4 Just Dance 2: Extra Songs Wii
5 5 Lego Pirates of the Caribbean 3DS, DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
6 8 FIFA 11 DS, PC, PS2, PS3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
7 7 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part Two DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
8 13 Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 DS, PC, PS3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
9 9 L.A. Noire PS3, Xbox 360
10 3 Call of Juarez: The Cartel PC, PS3, Xbox 360
11 16 The Sims 3 DS, PC, PS3, Xbox 360
12 40 Portal 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
13 14 Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood PC, PS3, Xbox 360
14 11 Dungeon Siege III PC, PS3, Xbox 360
15 10 Call of Duty: Black Ops DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
16 30 Duke Nukem Forever PC, PS3, Xbox 360
17 21 Just Dance 2 Wii
18 26 Sniper: Ghost Warrior PC, PS3, Xbox 360
19 15 Brink PC, PS3, Xbox 360
20 18 Fight Night Champion PS3, Xbox 360

UKIE Games Charts compiled by GfK Chart-Track.

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