Star Wars: Battlefront tops the all-format gaming chart

Another week, another brand new all-format number one – this time in the form of Star Wars: Battlefront.

Turns out it’s the biggest ever launch for a Star Wars game, more than doubling week one sales of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

It’s also the fourth biggest launch of the year behind the likes of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and Fallout 4 – which this week chart at second and third. ​Nearly 60% of Battlefront sales were made on PS4, compared to 39% for Xbox One and 2% for PC. 

FIFA 16 dropped to fourth, despite a 14% increase in sales. It charts above Rise of the Tomb RaiderLEGO Dimensions and Assassin’s Creed Syndicate.

Minecraft Story Mode, WWE 2K16 and Need for Speed also appeared in the top ten.

The all-format chart in full:

  1. (-) Star Wars: Battlefront (Electronic Arts)
  2. (2) Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (Activision)
  3. (1) Fallout 4 (Bethesda)
  4. (3) FIFA 16 (Electronic Arts)
  5. (4) Rise of the Tomb Raider (Microsoft)
  6. (8) LEGO Dimensions (Warner Bros Interactive)
  7. (9) Assassin’s Creed Syndicate (Ubisoft)
  8. (5) Minecraft: Story Mode (Telltale Games)
  9. (11) WWE 2K16 (2K Games)
  10. (6) Need for Speed (Electronic Arts)
  11. (10) Halo 5: Guardians (Microsoft)
  12. (12) Grand Theft Auto 5 (Rockstar)
  13. (14) LEGO Jurassic World (Warner Bros Interactive)
  14. (13) Minecraft: Xbox Edition (Mojang)
  15. (7) Football Manager 2016 (Sega)
  16. (20) Skylanders Superchargers ​(Activision)
  17. (16) Guitar Hero Live (Activision)
  18. (18) Minecraft: PlayStation Edition (Mojang)
  19. (17) Disney Infinity 3.0 (Disney)
  20. (-) Forza: Motorsport 6 (Microsoft)

Leisure software charts compiled by Chart Track, (C) 2015 Ukie Ltd.

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