Aliens Colonial Marines debuts in first place

Aliens Colonial Marines enters the UK video games sales chart in first place

Aliens Colonial Marines has debuted in the UK video games retail sales chart in first position

Sega's video game sequel to James Cameron's seminal 1986 sci fi horror flick has crashed into the UK video game sales chart in first place. Aliens Colonial Marines debuts in the top slot, unseating fellow sci fi horror title, Dead Space 3, which drops into second position.

Elsewhere in the charts, FIFA 13, Call Of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Far Cry 3 all drop a place, while Assassin's Creed III climbs back into the top ten thanks to a half price promotion, settling in at sixth position. Hitman Absolution finally drops out of the top ten, while Halo 4 picks up the rear in tenth place.

The rest of the charts shapes up as follows:

1. Aliens Colonial Marines (new entry)
2. Dead Space 3 (ranked 1st last week)
3. FIFA 13 (ranked 2nd last week)
4. Call Of Duty: Black Ops 2 (ranked 3rd last week)
5. Far Cry 3 (ranked 4th last week)
6. Assassin's Creed III (ranked 12th last week)
7. Need For Speed: Most Wanted (ranked 7th last week)
8. Just Dance 4 (ranked 8th last week)
9. Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed (ranked 10th last week)
10. Halo 4 (ranked 13th last week)