Aliens: Fireteam Elite Leads The UK Games Charts

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Aliens: Fireteam Elite has topped this week's boxed charts in the UK, having launched on August 24th. As reported by, it sold best on PS5, taking 42% of sales there, while Xbox Series X|S took 31% and PS4 earned 27%.

Reportedly, Aliens doubled the sales for entry No.2, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, which rose despite a 6% drop from last week. However, last week's big winners all dropped significantly, as Ghost of Tsushima: Director’s Cut went from top of the charts to No.9, while Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart ended up at No.12


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Aliens: Fireteam Elite Leads The UK Games Charts

As for newer games, we don't have the full listings beyond the top 10, though GI.Biz tells us that No More Heroes 3 arrived at No.16 and Sniper: Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 at No.31.

As always, boxed charts don't reflect digital sales, so the full picture isn't clear, but you can find the full top 10 listings below.

  1. Aliens: Fireteam Elite
  2. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  3. Minecraft (Switch)
  4. Grand Theft Auto V
  5. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  6. FIFA 21
  7. Animal Crossing: New Horizons
  8. Marvel's Avengers
  9. Ghost of Tsushima: Director's Cut
  10. The Last of Us: Part II