Mortal Kombat cracks XBL usage top 10

While Outland tops XBLA chart.

Mortal Kombat is the only game released in 2011 to feature in the latest Xbox Live usage top 10, according to last week's global unique user chart.

A data dump on Major Nelson's blog showed that the old guard of Call of Duty: Black Ops, Modern Warfare 2 and Halo Reach occupy the top three spots for the week of 2nd May.

Mortal Kombat, which launched on 21st April, is down in seventh place.

A few other 2011 titles feature further down the list: Portal 2 at 12 and Bulletstorm at 18. THQ's Homefront is rather conspicuous in its absence.

Here's the full countdown:

  1. Call of Duty: Black Ops
  2. Modern Warfare 2
  3. Halo: Reach
  4. FIFA Soccer 11
  5. NBA 2K11
  6. GTA IV
  7. Mortal Kombat
  8. Battlefield: Bad Co. 2
  9. Call of Duty 4
  10. Red Dead Redemption
  11. Halo 3
  12. Gears of War 2
  13. Portal 2
  14. Call of Duty: WaW
  15. NHL 11
  16. Forza Motorsport 3
  17. Madden NFL 11
  18. Bulletstorm
  19. Assassin's Creed Brotherhood
  20. Fallout: New Vegas

The Xbox Live Arcade sales chart is only slightly more contemporary. Lovely Ubisoft platformer Outland sits pretty at number one, followed by Castlevania: Harmony of Despair and Portal: Still Alive.

New entries Bangai-O HD: Missile Fury and Moon Diver came in at 10 and 12 respectively.

The rest of the countdown looked like this:

  1. Outland
  2. Castlevania Harmony of Despair
  3. Portal: Still Alive
  4. Pinball FX2
  5. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
  6. Full House Poker
  7. Section 8: Prejudice
  8. DEAD RISING 2: CASE WEST
  9. The Fancy Pants Adventures
  10. Bangai-O HD: Missile Fury
  11. DEAD RISING 2: CASE ZERO
  12. MOON DIVER
  13. Castle Crashers
  14. The Dishwasher: Vampire Smile
  15. Might & Magic Clash of Heroes
  16. Trials HD
  17. Game Room
  18. Torchlight
  19. TROUBLE WITCHES NEO!
  20. Street Fighter II' HF

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