UK Top 40: FIFA 12 finishes 2011 on high

Beats sea of threequels.

The best-selling UK video game during the last week of 2011 was FIFA 12.

EA's reliable sports series beat Modern Warfare 3, second, and Battlefield 3, third, to the top spot.

Just Dance 3 and Assassin's Creed: Revelations were fourth and fifth, respectively.

FIFA 12 has now claimed four number-one finishes - the same as FIFA 10 and FIFA 11 before it.

Saints Row: The Third and Need for Speed: The Runs (cough) were sixth and seventh.

Christmas number-one, Skyrim, was eighth.

Mario Kart 7 and Forza Motorsport 4 rounded out the top 10.

The full top 40 lies below.

Rooney has more hair in FIFA 12.

This Week Last Week Title Platform(s)
1 1 FIFA 12 PS3, Xbox 360
2 2 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
3 4 Battlefield 3 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
4 3 Just Dance 3 Wii, Xbox 360
5 5 Assassin's Creed: Revelations PC, PS3, Xbox 360
6 6 Saints Row: The Third PC, PS3, Xbox 360
7 7 Need for Speed: The Run PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
8 8 The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim PC, PS3, Xbox 360
9 12 Mario Kart 7 3DS
10 11 Forza Motorsport 4 Xbox 360
11 9 Mario & Sonic: London 2012 Olympic Games Wii
12 29 Rage PC, PS3, Xbox 360
13 22 WWE '12 PS3, Xbox 360
14 16 Super Mario 3D Land 3DS
15 15 Sonic Generations PS3, Xbox 360
16 23 Kinect Sports: Season 2 Xbox 360
17 27 Kinect Sports Xbox 360
18 19 Rayman Origins PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
19 14 Zumba Fitness Wii, PS3, Xbox 360
20 25 F1 2011 PS3
21 33 Football Manager 2012 PC
22 20 Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception PS3
23 35 Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary Xbox 360
24 17 Batman: Arkham City PS3, Xbox 360
25 37 Lego Pirates of the Caribbean 3DS, DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
26 26 Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
27 34 Dance Central Xbox 360
28 18 Zumba Fitness 2 Wii
29 28 Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure 3DS, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
30 31 Moshi Monsters: Moshling Zoo DS
31 32 GoldenEye: Reloaded PS3, Xbox 360
32 24 Mario Kart Wii Wii
33 36 Cars 2 DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
34 Re-entry Dead Island PC, PS3, Xbox 360
35 Re-entry The Sims 3: Pets 3DS, DS, PC, PS3, Xbox 360
36 13 Professor Layton and the Spectre's Call DS
37 Re-entry EA Sports Active 2 PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
38 10 Star Wars: The Old Republic PC
39 Re-entry The Sims 3 3DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
40 Re-entry Dance Central 2 Xbox 360

UKIE Games Charts compiled by GfK Chart-Track.

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