Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain tops UK Video Games Chart

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain has topped the UK Video Games Chart to become the third biggest launch of the year so far.

Solid Snake’s latest outing has also smashed the record for the series’ week-one sales, beating Guns of the Patriots by nearly 37%.

In terms of platform sales, The Phantom Pain made 72% of sales on PlayStation 4, with 22% on the Xbox One.

This week’s other new entry, Mad Max, debuted at #2, with Gears of War: Ultimate Edition dropping into fifth.

Until Dawn and Disney Infinity 3.0 make up the rest of the top five.

The full chart can be found below.

1. Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain
2. Mad Max
3. Gears of War: Ultimate Edition
4. Until Dawn
5. Disney Infinity 3.0
6. Grand Theft Auto 5
7. LEGO Jurassic World
8. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition
9. Minecraft: Xbox Edition
10. Batman: Arkham Knight
11. Madden NFL 16
12. Battlefield Hardline
13. Dying Light
14. Project Cars
15. FIFA 15
16. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
17. Dishonored Definitive Edition
18. The Last of Us Remastered
19. LittleBigPlanet 3
20. Destiny

David Wriglesworth

David Wriglesworth is a Northern lad with a passion for gaming, who graduated from the University of Lincoln with a BA (Hons) Journalism degree. If you can drag him away from the consoles, you can probably find him Tweeting or watching Coronation Street.

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