Connect with us
Advertisement

News

The Division 2 holds No.1 in UK video games chart, no sign of Labo VR

Ubisoft’s The Division 2 stays at the top of the UK video games chart in a quiet week for new entries.

Published

on

The Division 2 story trailer

Ubisoft’s The Division 2 stays at the top of the UK video games chart in a quiet week for new entries.

There’s not much to report from this week’s UK video games chart from Ukie and GfK. Ubisoft online shooter, The Division 2, sits pretty at No.1 for a second consecutive week, with FIFA 19 also holding steady in second spot.

Nintendo Switch mascot racer, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, moves up one position to No.4, overtaking previous chart-topper, Yoshi’s Crafted World, which drops to fifth. FromSoftware’s Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice shows some staying power, falling just two places to No.7.

Advertisement

Elsewhere, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and Marvel’s Spider-Man both benefit from various price promotions and re-enter the Top Ten at No.6 and No.10 respectively.

Further down the chart the only new entry is Three Field Entertainment’s spiritual sequel to the Burnout series, Dangerous Driving.

Nintendo’s latest batch of Labo sets – Toy Con 04: VR Kit and Toy Con 04: VR Kit Starter Set & Blaster – sit just outside the Top Forty. Had there only been one SKU, it would have very likely charted.

Top 10 Entertainment Software – Week Ending 13th April, 2019

  1. The Division 2
  2. FIFA 19
  3. Red Dead Redemption 2
  4. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  5. Yoshi’s Crafted World
  6. Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
  7. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  8. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe
  9. Grand Theft Auto V
  10. Marvel’s Spider-Man

You can see the full Top 40 for the week ending April 13, 2019 at the GFK website. For more news of this week’s new PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One games, pop over to our new releases section.

We have a favour to ask

Thumbsticks has a couple of main aims. We want to write interesting articles and cover games that most outlets won't, and we want to give opportunities to new writers and new voices. And right now, with the current state of online publishing? It's tough! We hate to ask, but if you want us to continue writing what others won't, or to keep covering weird indie games, or to be able to give opportunities to new writers – and only if you can afford it – then please consider supporting us on Patreon.


Recommended for you


Thumbsticks editor and connoisseur of Belgian buns. Currently playing: Paper Mario: The Origami King, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and Pikmin 3 Deluxe.