'F1 2016' overtakes 'No Man's Sky' to claim the No.1 spot

F1 2016

‘F1 2016’ launches straight into pole position replacing ‘No Man’s Sky’ at No1.  Launching 5 weeks later than its predecessor, sales are down 32% on F1 2015.  

‘Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ (+13%) climbs up a place to No3 with promotions helping to give it a boost.  There is little change in the Top 10 with a host of new releases not due out until next week.  However outside the Top 10 the most notable climber is EA’s Mirror’s Edge Catalyst’ (+90%), which leaps back into the Top 40 at No27. 

Top 40 Entertainment Software (All Prices) Week 33 Year 2016
Ending 20th August

LW TW Title Age Rating Publisher
  1 F1 2016 PEGI 3+ CODEMASTERS
1 2 NO MAN'S SKY PEGI 7+ SONY COMPUTER ENT.
4 3 LEGO STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS PEGI 7+ WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
3 4 OVERWATCH PEGI 12+ BLIZZARD
2 5 GRAND THEFT AUTO V PEGI 18+ ROCKSTAR
6 6 ROCKET LEAGUE PEGI 3+ 505 GAMES
7 7 FIFA 16 PEGI 3+ EA SPORTS
5 8 UNCHARTED 4: A THIEF'S END PEGI 16+ SONY COMPUTER ENT.
8 9 DOOM PEGI 18+ BETHESDA SOFTWORKS
10 10 MINECRAFT: XBOX EDITION PEGI 7+ MICROSOFT
9 11 CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS III PEGI 18+ ACTIVISION
12 12 LEGO MARVEL AVENGERS PEGI 7+ WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
14 13 FALLOUT 4 PEGI 18+ BETHESDA SOFTWORKS
13 14 LEGO JURASSIC WORLD PEGI 7+ WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
17 15 STAR WARS BATTLEFRONT PEGI 16+ EA GAMES
15 16 MARIO & SONIC: RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES PEGI 7+ NINTENDO
33 17 NEW SUPER MARIO BROS. 2 PEGI 3+ NINTENDO
20 18 MINECRAFT: STORY MODE PEGI 12+ TELLTALE GAMES
27 19 HOMEFRONT: THE REVOLUTION PEGI 18+ DEEP SILVER
16 20 TOM CLANCY'S RAINBOW 6: SIEGE PEGI 18+ UBISOFT
21 21 MINECRAFT: PLAYSTATION EDITION PEGI 7+ SONY COMPUTER ENT.
24 22 DISNEY INFINITY 3.0 PEGI 7+ DISNEY INFINITY
26 23 TOMODACHI LIFE PEGI 3+ NINTENDO
19 24 POKEMON OMEGA RUBY PEGI 7+ NINTENDO
11 25 TOM CLANCY'S THE DIVISION PEGI 18+ UBISOFT
32 26 FAR CRY PRIMAL PEGI 18+ UBISOFT
  27 MIRROR'S EDGE CATALYST PEGI 16+ EA GAMES
18 28 EA SPORTS UFC 2 PEGI 16+ EA SPORTS
29 29 BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT PEGI 18+ WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
23 30 HEAVY RAIN & BEYOND TWO SOULS COLLECTION PEGI 18+ SONY COMPUTER ENT.
38 31 MINECRAFT: WII U EDITION PEGI 7+ NINTENDO
35 32 LEGO MARVEL SUPER HEROES PEGI 7+ WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
28 33 WWE 2K16 PEGI 16+ 2K
40 34 FORZA MOTORSPORT 6 PEGI 3+ MICROSOFT
30 35 POKEMON ALPHA SAPPHIRE PEGI 7+ NINTENDO
  36 JUST CAUSE 3 PEGI 18+ SQUARE ENIX
22 37 RATCHET & CLANK PEGI 7+ SONY COMPUTER ENT.
  38 MORTAL KOMBAT XL PEGI 18+ WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE
25 39 BLOODBORNE PEGI 16+ SONY COMPUTER ENT.
31 40 MONSTER HUNTER GENERATIONS PEGI 12+ CAPCOM

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