Tekken 8 is the UK’s first new no.1 of 2024

Here comes a new challenger. Tekken 8 is the UK’s first new no.1 of 2024, topping the all formats retail chart. The long-awaited brawler seems to be going down well with fans also, currently sitting pretty with a 90% Metacritic. SEGA’s Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth is off to a great start too, entering at …

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UK retail chart sees a double-whammy of Mortal Kombat

This week’s UK retail is a peculiar one, with several unexpected re-entries. It’s EA Sports FC 24 that takes the top spot this week, knocking Hogwarts Legacy to #2. Then at #3, it’s the return of Mortal Kombat 1, thanks to a price cut. The bloody brawler is currently available for £25.99 at Amazon and …

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The UK retail chart sees a shuffle while Avatar exits top ten

The first retail chart of 2024 has been published, and somewhat predictably, it’s rather stagnant. There is a belated new arrival, though – expansion pack The Sims 4: For Rent enters at #16. It appears to have launched last month, but for whatever reason, has only just charted. Mafia Trilogy, Ring Fit Adventure, and It …

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EA Sports FC 24 was the UK’s Xmas no.1

A few days later than usual, the UK retail charts have finally emerged from their Christmas slumber. It was EA Sports FC 24 that took the coveted no.1 spot. Peculiarly though, the FIFA replacement couldn’t top any of the individual format charts. Super Mario Bros. Wonder was the Switch’s no.1, Hogwarts Legacy topped the PS4 …

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EA Sports FC 24 returns to no.1 in the UK retail chart

We were hoping for sights of absurdity in this week’s UK retail chart, with the Black Friday deals perhaps helping Forspoken to re-enter the top ten or causing a seemingly random licensed game to storm the chart – much like Jumanji: The Video Game did a few years ago. Alas, this week’s UK top ten …

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