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UK top 40: Portal 2 places first

Mortal Kombat secures second.

Valve's puzzle-based adventure Portal 2 has entered the UK top 40 in the top spot.

Mortal Kombat's skull-crunching reboot was beaten into second. Operation Flashpoint: Red River, the week's other big new entry, ended the period in a respectible sixth.

Sony shooter SOCOM Special Forces was left out of the celebrations, however. It slinked to a meagre 28th placing. High Voltage's Wii-exclusive FPS washed up without an invite to the preceedings altogether. It only arrived at 26th on the Wii-specific chart.

Twice chart-topping title Zumba Fitness stepped down to fourth place as Call of Duty: Black Ops leap-frogged its way back up into third.

LEGO Star Wars was shoved down to fifth, while FIFA 11 and Crysis 2 filled out seventh and eighth, respectively.

Chocaholic-friendly Wii Fit Plus surged back up the charts into ninth. After 78 weeks, the game has been given a major new marketing campaign from Nintendo.

Elsewhere in the top flight, THQ's Homefront battled the tide of new releases to cling on to tenth.

This Week Last Week Title Platform(s)
1 New entry Portal 2 Mac, PC, PS3, Xbox 360
2 New entry Mortal Kombat PS3, Xbox 360
3 9 Call of Duty: Black Ops DS, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
4 1 Zumba Fitness: Join the Party Wii, Xbox 360
5 2 LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars 3DS, DS, PC, PS3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
6 New-entry Operation Flashpoint: Red River PS3, Xbox 360
7 4 FIFA 11 DS, PC, PS2, PS3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
8 3 Crysis 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
9 20 Wii Fit Plus Wii
10 6 Homefront PC, PS3, Xbox 360
11 7 Pokemon Black DS
12 8 Pokemon White DS
13 12 WWE All Stars PS3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
14 29 Wii Sports Resort Wii
15 19 Just Dance 2 Wii
16 5 Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
17 18 Dragon Age II PC, PS3, Xbox 360
18 15 Michael Jackson: The Experience Wii, PS3, Xbox 360
19 10 Shift 2: Unleashed PC, PS3, Xbox 360
20 14 Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood PC, PS3, Xbox 360
21 36 Fight Night Champion PS3, Xbox 360
22 11 LEGO Harry Potter DS, PC, PS3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
23 13 Red Dead Redemption PS3, Xbox 360
24 16 Bulletstorm PC, PS3, Xbox 360
25 22 The Sims 3 DS, PC, PS3, Xbox 360
26 24 LittleBigPlanet 2 PS3
27 17 Wii Party Wii
28 New entry SOCOM: Special Forces PS3
29 New entry Carnival Games: In Action! Xbox 360
30 23 Art Academy DS
31 33 Kinect Sports Xbox 360
32 31 WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2011 PS3, Wii, Xbox 360
33 21 Test Drive Unlimited 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
34 25 MotorStorm Apocalypse PS3
35 27 Killzone 3 PS3
36 Re-entry F1 2010 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
37 37 Toy Story 3 DS, PC, PS3, PSP, Wii, Xbox 360
38 38 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 PC, PS3, Xbox 360
39 Re-entry Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare PC, PS3, Xbox 360
40 Re-entry The Sims: Medieval PC

UKIE Games Charts compiled by GfK Chart-Track.

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