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UK charts: Tiger Woods roars to top

Too Human features. Full top 40 inside.

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The latest and acclaimed instalment in the Tiger Woods PGA Tour series has roared to the top of the UK all-formats top 40 this week.

The 2009 edition marks the first time EA has ever scored a debut hole in one with the sports game, with sales matched fairly evenly across lead Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii platforms.

Microsoft also enjoys some of the spotlight as Too Human, the first instalment in the Xbox 360-exclusive action RPG series from Silicon Knights, stakes a claim at eight - despite middling reviews.

Otherwise the picture is a familiar one: Mario Kart Wii at two, Wii Fit at three, Carnival: Funfair Games up slightly to four and Wii Play at five.

Then comes Mario & Sonic at the Olympics at six, Big Beach Sports at seven, Beijing 2008 at nine and Wall-E rounding the list off at 10.

The Sims 2: Apartment Life expansion pack just missed the top flight and finished at 11, while Scrabble Interactive: 2007 Edition has enjoyed a resurgence to finish at 35. Chart-Track points to retailer "buy one get one free" promotions as helping shift the PC and DS game.

The full All-Formats UK Top 40:

  1. Tiger Woods PGA Tour '09 (Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, PSP, Wii)
  2. Mario Kart Wii (Wii)
  3. Wii Fit (Wii)
  4. Carnival: Funfair Games (Wii)
  5. Wii Play (Wii)
  6. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games (Wii, DS)
  7. Big Beach Sports (Wii)
  8. Too Human (Xbox 360
  9. Beijing 2008 (PC, Xbox 360, PS3)
  10. WALL-E (PC, Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, PSP, Wii, DS)
  11. The Sims 2: Apartment Life (PC)
  12. Dr Kawashima's Brain Training (DS)
  13. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, PS2, PC, DS)
  14. LEGO Indiana Jones (PC, Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, PSP, Wii, DS)
  15. Guitar Hero: On Tour (DS)
  16. Grand Theft Auto IV (PS3, Xbox 360)
  17. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (Xbox 360, PS3, PC, DS)
  18. Super Smash Bros. Brawl (Wii)
  19. Soulcalibur IV (Xbox 360, PS3)
  20. Battlefield: Bad Company (Xbox 360, PS3)
  21. The Simpsons Game (Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, PSP, Wii, DS)
  22. FIFA 08 (Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Wii, PS2, DS, PSP)
  23. Ben 10: Protector of Earth (Wii, DS, PS2, PSP)
  24. Summer Athletics (Xbox 360, Wii, PS2, PC)
  25. More Brain Training (DS)
  26. Need For Speed ProStreet (PC, Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, PSP, Wii, DS)
  27. Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 (Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, PC, DS, PSP)
  28. Mario Kart DS (DS)
  29. Off Road (Wii, PS2, PSP, PC)
  30. Sports Party (Wii)
  31. Kung Fu Panda (PC, Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, Wii, DS)
  32. New Super Mario Bros. (DS)
  33. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (PS3)
  34. LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, DS)
  35. Scrabble Interactive: 2007 Edition (PC, DS)
  36. 42 All-Time Classics (DS)
  37. Puzzler Collection (DS, PSP)
  38. WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2008 (Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, PSP, Wii, DS)
  39. Race Driver: GRID (PS3, Xbox 360, PC)
  40. Cooking Mama (DS)

Leisure software charts compiled by Chart Track, ©2008 ELSPA (UK) Ltd.

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