UK Top 40: Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning beats Darkness 2

Catherine charms its way into 20th.

EA-published role-player Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning has launched top in the UK all-format charts.

It beat last week's number one, Final Fantasy 13-2 down to second place.

Tentacle-wielding shooter The Darkness 2 debuted in third.

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection fell to fourth, while FIFA 12 was fifth.

Quirky block-climbing love adventure Catherine landed in 20th place.

It beat last week's other new launch, EA's Grand Slam Tennis 2, which got served a 26th place finish.

Battlefield 3, Modern Warfare 3, Assassin's Creed: Revelations, Skyrim and Mario & Sonic: London 2012 Olympics made up the rest of the top ten.

The full chart will follow.

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning launch trailer

This Week Last Week Title Platform(s)
1 New entry Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning PC, PS3, Xbox 360
2 1 Final Fantasy 13-2 PS3, Xbox 360
3 New entry The Darkness 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
4 2 Metal Gear Solid: HD Collection PS3, Xbox 360
5 4 FIFA 12 PS3, Xbox 360
6 3 Battlefield 3 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
7 7 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
8 6 Assassin's Creed: Revelations PC, PS3, Xbox 360
9 8 The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim PC, PS3, Xbox 360
10 29 Mario & Sonic: London 2012 Olympic Games Wii
11 5 SoulCalibur 5 PS3, Xbox 360
12 9 Just Dance 3 Wii, Xbox 360
13 11 Zumba Fitness Wii, PS3, Xbox 360
14 22 Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure 3DS, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
15 10 Saints Row: The Third PC, PS3, Xbox 360
16 12 Rage PC, PS3, Xbox 360
17 15 Need for Speed: The Run PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
18 13 Zumba Fitness 2 Wii
20 New entry Catherine PS3, Xbox 360
21 21 Lego Pirates of the Caribbean 3DS, DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
22 14 Football Manager 2012 PC
23 28/ Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
24 16 Super Mario 3D Land 3DS
25 26 Batman: Arkham City PS3, Xbox 360
26 New entry Grand Slam Tennis 2 PS3, Xbox 360
27 27 Moshi Monsters: Moshling Zoo DS
28 23 Dead Island PC, PS3, Xbox 360
29 20 Cars 2 DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
30 24 WWE '12 PS3, Xbox 360
31 25 Forza Motorsport 4 Xbox 360
32 18 Rayman Origins PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
33 33 Mario Kart Wii Wii
34 35 Wii Fit Plus Wii
35 40 Professor Layton and the Spectre's Call DS
36 36 The Sims 3 3DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
37 Re-entry Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 PS3, Xbox 360
38 32 Skate 3 PS3, Xbox 360
39 Re-entry Disney Universe PC, PS3, Xbox 360
40 37 Kinect Sports: Season 2 Xbox 360

UKIE Games Charts compiled by GfK Chart-Track.

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