UK charts: Dead Island takes over

dead-island-hang-logo-thumbKnocks Deus Ex to take the top spot in the UK all format charts.

Knocks Deus Ex to take the top spot in the UK all format charts.

 

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Techland and Deep Silver's open-world zombie shoot fest made a strong impression when it was announced, and now that its out, its proving to be a success despite a few hiccups, as it debuts on number one in the UK software sales charts.

For the week ending September 10, Dead Island was number best selling title in the region, knocking down last week's number Deus Ex: Human Revolution, which falls four places to number five. Taking the second place this week is Relic and THQ's Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, with Ubisoft's Driver: San Francisco at number three and Insomiacs' Resistance 3 also debuting at the fourth spot.

 

UK all-platforms top 10 for the week of September 10th:

  1. Dead Island (Deep Silver)
  2. Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (THQ)
  3. Driver: San Francisco (Ubisoft)
  4. Resistance 3 (SCE)
  5. Deus Ex: Human Revolution (Eidos)
  6. Zumba Fitness (505 Games)
  7. Rugby World Cup 2011 (505 Games)
  8. Lego Pirates of the Caribbean (Disney)
  9. Star Fox 64 3D (Nintendo)
  10. Gran Turismo 5 (SCE)


UK individual platforms top 10 for the week of September 10th:

  1. Dead Island (Deep Silver, Xbox 360)
  2. Resistance 3 (SCE, PS3)
  3. Dead Island (Deep Silver, PS3)
  4. Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (THQ, Xbox 360)
  5. Driver: San Francisco (Ubisoft, Xbox 360)
  6. Zumba Fitness (505 Games, Wii)
  7. Driver: San Francisco (Ubisoft, PS3)
  8. Deus Ex: Human Revolution (Eidos, Xbox 360)
  9. Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (THQ, PS3)
  10. Deus Ex: Human Revolution (Eidos, PS3)