Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 tops UK Gaming Chart

Activision's latest COD instalment beats Skyrim to UK chart success

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 unsurprisingly tops the UK All Format Gaming Chart after record launch day says kick off a dominant opening week

Activision’s latest iconic first person shooter Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has unsurprisingly topped the UK All Format Gaming Chart after becoming the biggest entertainment launch of all time.

Following the official Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 release on November 8th the latest addition to the globally dominating COD franchise wrapped up the week ending November 12th atop the UK Gaming Chart ahead of fellow new release and latest Elder Scrolls offering, Skyrim.

Modern Warfare 3 rival and former chart topper Battlefield 3 drops two places this week to third spot ahead of EA’s much loved football franchise FIFA 12. Just Dance 3 rounded out the top five.

With Sony’s Uncharted 3 lining up in sixth, Moshi Monsters: Moshling Zoo, Batman: Archam City and Zumba Fitness ended the week in positions seven through to nine respectively with pre-Christmas sales at the thought of family festivities catapulting Wii Party to tenth.

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