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XBL chart: COD rules, Homefront falters

Limbo takes weekly Arcade top spot.

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The Call of Duty franchise continues to dominate Xbox Live, according to the latest weekly usage chart.

As detailed on Major Nelson's blog, Black Ops had the most unique worldwide users for the week of 11th April, followed by Modern Warfare 2.

Call of Duty 4 and Call of Duty: World at War are both still in the top 10 too, while THQ's recent pretender to Activision's FPS crown seems to be struggling for audience share way down at 15th.

Here's the full top 20:

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

The Xbox Live Arcade chart saw strong showings for Limbo, Castle Crashers and Trials HD following a one-day 50 per cent off sale on Friday.

The only new game on the chart was the EG-approved Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes HD, which made its debut at number nine after five days on sale.

  1. Limbo
  2. Magic: The Gathering
  3. Castle Crashers
  4. Braid
  5. Trials HD
  6. Perfect Dark
  7. The Dishwasher: Vampire Smile
  8. Portal: Still Alive
  9. Might & Magic Clash of Heroes
  10. Full House Poker
  11. Toy Soldiers
  12. Duke Nukem 3D
  13. Shadow Complex
  14. Marvel vs. Capcom 2
  15. South Park: Let's Go Tower Defense Play!
  16. Splosion Man
  17. Snoopy Flying Ace
  18. Torchlight
  19. Final Fight: Double Impact
  20. Pinball FX2

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