PAL Charts - Week 36, 2017

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United Kingdom:
Week 36, 2017 - All Formats (Units)

Originally Posted by Chart-Track:

Destiny 2 Written in the Charts at No1

11/Sep/2017

‘Destiny 2’ sweeps in to No1, becoming the biggest launch of the year so far. Released on Wednesday 6th September, almost 3 years after the original, Activision Blizzard and Bungie’s online-only shooter pushes ‘Uncharted: The Lost Legacy’ (-49%) off top spot, down one place to No2.

Launched across Xbox One and PS4, 58% of sales go to Sony’s format and 42% to Microsoft’s. The original, which was also released on PS3 and Xbox 360, saw Sony’s formats account for 51% and Microsoft’s formats 49%. With the new Xbox One X only 2 months away, a retailer price promotion on the original Xbox One S hardware means bundled titles jump up the chart; most notably ‘Forza Horizon 3’(+79%) up from No10 to No3, ‘Fallout 4’ (+102%) up from No14 to No5, ‘Dishonored 2’ (+129%) up from No17 to No8, ‘Doom’ (+132%) up from No19 to No9 and ‘Minecraft: Xbox One Edition’ (+117%) up from No24 to No11.

There are new entries this week for ‘Knack II’ at No12, ‘Monster Hunter Stories’ at No21 and ‘The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+’ for Nintendo Switch at No36, while ‘Lego Worlds’ (+21%) climbs 2 places to No14, boosted by the release of a Nintendo Switch version.
01 (NE) DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
02 (01) UNCHARTED: THE LOST LEGACY (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
03 (10) FORZA HORIZON 3 (MICROSOFT)
04 (04) GRAND THEFT AUTO V (TAKE 2)
05 (14) FALLOUT 4 (BETHESDA SOFTWORKS)
06 (05) CRASH BANDICOOT N.SANE TRILOGY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
07 (03) F1 2017 (CODEMASTERS)
08 (17) DISHONORED 2 (BETHESDA SOFTWORKS)
09 (19) DOOM (BETHESDA SOFTWORKS)
10 (02) MARIO + RABBIDS KINGDOM BATTLE (UBISOFT)
11 (24) MINECRAFT: XBOX EDITION (MICROSOFT)
12 (NE) KNACK II (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
13 (09) OVERWATCH: GAME OF THE YEAR EDITION (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
14 (16) LEGO WORLDS (WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE)
15 (12) TOM CLANCY'S RAINBOW 6: SIEGE (UBISOFT)
16 (13) MARIO KART 8 DELUXE (NINTENDO)
17 (07) ARK: SURVIVAL EVOLVED (STUDIO WILDCARD)
18 (11) MADDEN NFL 18 (ELECTRONIC ARTS)
19 (20) THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: BREATH OF THE WILD (NINTENDO)
20 (06) EVERYBODY'S GOLF (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
21 (NE) MONSTER HUNTER STORIES (CAPCOM)
22 (18) THE ESCAPISTS 2 (TEAM 17)
23 (22) LEGO CITY UNDERCOVER (WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE)
24 (21) SPLATOON 2 (NINTENDO)
25 (25) TOM CLANCY'S GHOST RECON: WILDLANDS (UBISOFT)
26 (26) MINECRAFT: PLAYSTATION EDITION (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
27 (23) FIFA 17 (ELECTRONIC ARTS)
28 (RE) RESIDENT EVIL 7: BIOHAZARD (CAPCOM)
29 (27) CALL OF DUTY: INFINITE WARFARE (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
30 (15) HORIZON ZERO DAWN (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
31 (RE) GEARS OF WAR 4 (MICROSOFT)
32 (RE) MARIO KART 7 (NINTENDO)
33 (38) CALL OF DUTY: MODERN WARFARE REMASTERED (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
34 (34) THE ELDER SCROLLS V: SKYRIM SPECIAL ED. (BETHESDA SOFTWORKS)
35 (31) LEGO STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS (WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE)
36 (NE) THE BINDING OF ISAAC: AFTERBIRTH+ (MERGE GAMES)
37 (37) LEGO MARVEL AVENGERS (WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE)
38 (35) POKEMON SUN (NINTENDO)
39 (29) AGENTS OF MAYHEM (DEEP SILVER)
40 (RE) MINECRAFT: STORY MODE - COMPLETE ADV. (TELLTALE GAMES)

Week 36, 2017 - Individual Formats (Units)



France:
Week 35, 2017 - Individual Formats (Value)

01 (NE) NSW MARIO + RABBIDS KINGDOM BATTLE (UBISOFT)
02 (01) PS4 UNCHARTED: THE LOST LEGACY (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
03 (NE) PS4 ARK: SURVIVAL EVOLVED (STUDIO WILDCARD)
04 (02) PS4 F1 2017 (CODEMASTERS)
05 (03) NSW MARIO KART 8 DELUXE (NINTENDO)



Germany:
July 2017 - All Formats (Units)

01 (01) CRASH BANDICOOT N.SANE TRILOGY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
02 (NE) SPLATOON 2 (NINTENDO)
03 (03) GRAND THEFT AUTO V (TAKE 2)
04 (15) PREY 2017 (BETHESDA SOFTWORKS)
05 (NE) FINAL FANTASY XII: THE ZODIAC AGE (SQUARE ENIX EUROPE)
06 (05) MARIO KART 8 (NINTENDO)
07 (06) FIFA 17 (ELECTRONIC ARTS)
08 (04) HORIZON ZERO DAWN (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
09 (12) BATTLEFIELD 1 (ELECTRONIC ARTS)
10 (07) THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: BREATH OF THE WILD (NINTENDO)
11 (17) CALL OF DUTY: INFINITE WARFARE (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
12 (10) TOM CLANY’S GHOST RECON: WILDLANDS (UBISOFT)
13 (13) MINECRAFT (MICROSOFT / NINTENDO / SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
14 (08) OVERWATCH (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
15 (RE) DIABLO III REAPER OF SOULS ULTIMATE EVIL (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
16 (NE) MIITOPIA (NINTENDO)
17 (18) TOM CLANCY'S RAINBOW 6: SIEGE (UBISOFT)
18 (18) THE WITCHER III: WILD HUNT GOTY EDITION (BANDAI NAMCO GAMES)
19 (NE) CALL OF DUTY: MODERN WARFARE REMASTERED (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
20 (02) TEKKEN 7 (BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT)

Week 36, 2017 - GfK Entertainment Press Note



Italy:
Week 35, 2017 - Individual Console (Units)



Switzerland:
Week 36, 2017 - All Formats (Units)



Australia:
Week 36, 2017 - All Formats (Units)



New Zealand:
Week 36, 2017 - All Formats (Units)



Spain:
August 2017 - Individual Formats (Units)

01 (NE) PS4 UNCHARTED: THE LOST LEGACY (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
02 (01) PS4 CRASH BANDICOOT N.SANE TRILOGY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD)
03 (03) PS4 GRAND THEFT AUTO V (TAKE 2)
04 (NE) NSW MARIO + RABBIDS KINGDOM BATTLE (UBISOFT)
05 (04) PS4 TOM CLANCY'S RAINBOW 6: SIEGE (UBISOFT)
06 (10) 3DS MIITOPIA (NINTENDO)
07 (02) NSW SPLATOON 2 (NINTENDO)
08 (06) NSW MARIO KART 8 DELUXE (NINTENDO)
09 (08) NSW THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: BREATH OF THE WILD (NINTENDO)
10 (NE) PS4 F1 2017 (CODEMASTERS)



Greece:
May 2017 - Individual Formats (Units)

01 (01) PS4 FIFA 17 (ELECTRONIC ARTS)
02 (02) PS4 GRAND THEFT AUTO V (TAKE 2)
03 (04) PS4 NBA 2K17 (TAKE 2)
04 (06) PS4 PRO EVOLUTION SOCCER 2017 (KONAMI)
05 (RE) PS4 BATTLEFIELD 1 (ELECTRONIC ARTS)
06 (07) PS4 MINECRAFT: PLAYSTATION EDITION (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
07 (03) PS4 HORIZON ZERO DAWN (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
08 (NE) PS4 INJUSTICE 2 (WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE)
09 (08) PS3 NBA 2K17 (TAKE 2)
10 (RE) PS4 NEED FOR SPEED (ELECTRONIC ARTS)


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Savantcore

Unconfirmed Member
#3
Feel bad for Uncharted, man. Same thing happened to Uncharted 4 - came out, went straight to number one, then Overwatch came out and totally pushed it aside.
 
#4
Wasn't expecting Knack 2 to light the chart on fire, but would have thought it would be higher then that - I hope it holds steady in the charts.
 

Savantcore

Unconfirmed Member
#6
Wasn't expecting Knack 2 to light the chart on fire, but would have thought it would be higher then that - I hope it holds steady in the charts.
Launching the same day as Destiny 2 was pretty mental, to be fair, as well as it being FIFA month and all that. Should've done a Crash and launched in the summer, or closer to Christmas for thosw kids-bundle deals.
 
#7
Feel bad for Uncharted, man. Same thing happened to Uncharted 4 - came out, went straight to number one, then Overwatch came out and totally pushed it aside.
Makes sense in a way, since this is not a numbered Uncharted title, and D2 is also available on Xbox (we're talking about the UK after all, where XO is still relevant).
 

cw_sasuke

If all DLC came tied to $13 figurines, I'd consider all DLC to be free
#9
France:
Week 35, 2017 - Individual Formats (Value)

01 (NE) NSW MARIO + RABBIDS KINGDOM BATTLE (UBISOFT)
02 (01) PS4 UNCHARTED: THE LOST LEGACY (SONY COMPUTER ENT.)
03 (NE) PS4 ARK: SURVIVAL EVOLVED (STUDIO WILDCARD)
04 (02) PS4 F1 2017 (CODEMASTERS)
05 (03) NSW MARIO KART 8 DELUXE (NINTENDO)

Awesome....it was expected but still great to see it at the top.
 
#13
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Code:
[Week 36, 2017] 01 (NE) DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 175,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 101,500
XBO DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 73,500
Code:
[Week 37, 2014] 01 (NE) DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 417,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 192,000
XBO DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 150,000
360 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 58,000
PS3 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 17,000
 
#14
Launching the same day as Destiny 2 was pretty mental, to be fair, as well as it being FIFA month and all that. Should've done a Crash and launched in the summer, or closer to Christmas for thosw kids-bundle deals.
I'm hoping it wasn't a high cost project for them, and that it can push a steady flow of units throughout the remainder of the year with its reduced price and family oriented nature - cap it off by bundling it in with Crash Bandicoot and/or Ratchet & Clank and hopefully they'll see some value in it.

Jokes aside, I'd like to see a Knack 3. The second is such a massive improvement over the first in every conceivable way that I honestly feel it deserves one more entry just to see where they take it.
 

Savantcore

Unconfirmed Member
#18
Makes sense in a way, since this is not a numbered Uncharted title, and D2 is also available on Xbox (we're talking about the UK after all, where XO is still relevant).
Oh yeah, it absolutely makes sense, just feel bad for Naughty Dog if anything. They need to stop releasing games just before massively popular, multiplayer shooters, ha.

Also, didn't see this in OP - Destiny 2 sales are 58% down compared to the original.
 
#19
Curse Retailers/Microsoft for allowing a price promotion on the week of Knack 2 release!!!

The original Xbox One S hardware with bundled titles jumping up in the chart took Knack 2 #7 spot, lol.
Yeah, Minecraft, Forza, DIshonored 2, Fallout and Doom all sold gangbusters last week due to those great Xbox One bundles on offer, I nearly bought one myself!
 
#20
If you looked at any Amazon chart for example you see that Destiny 2 wasn't doing as good as Destiny 1, never understood how Activision was saying pre-orders were better than the first game...
 
#21
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Code:
[Week 36, 2017] 01 (NE) DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 175,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 101,500
XBO DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 73,500
Code:
[Week 37, 2014] 01 (NE) DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 417,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 192,000
XBO DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 150,000
360 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 58,000
PS3 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 17,000
Eh, even if we cut PS3 and X360 D2 launch wasn't a big success compared to D1.
 
#22
If you looked at any Amazon chart for example you see that Destiny 2 wasn't doing as good as Destiny 1, never understood how Activision said pre-orders were better than the first game...
Maybe in NA and other parts in Europe the game sold well?
I'm pretty sure in NA the game sold very well.
 
#24
Oh yeah, it absolutely makes sense, just feel bad for Naughty Dog if anything. They need to stop releasing games just before massively popular, multiplayer shooters, ha.
Any game will eventually get knocked off the top spot though, that's not the best gauge for success. Lost Legacy has sold incredibly well, especially considering its origins as an intended story expansion.
 
#25
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Code:
[Week 36, 2017] 01 (NE) DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 175,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 101,500
XBO DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 73,500
Code:
[Week 37, 2014] 01 (NE) DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 417,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 192,000
XBO DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 150,000
360 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 58,000
PS3 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 17,000
Ouch....
 
#26
In regards to hardware driving software sales, the charts are starting to get into 'early Christmas present hoarding' territory for the UK. Guarantee a lot of those Xbox One S bundles are being shoved away until December. Expecting to see some ambient chart rises from Switch first party software (Zelda BOTW, Splatoon 2) once Mario Odyssey releases in October.
 

cw_sasuke

If all DLC came tied to $13 figurines, I'd consider all DLC to be free
#27
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Code:
[Week 36, 2017] 01 (NE) DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 175,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 101,500
XBO DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 73,500
Code:
[Week 37, 2014] 01 (NE) DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 417,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 192,000
XBO DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 150,000
360 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 58,000
PS3 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 17,000
Ouch....but expected.
The timing of Destiny 1 being able to hit the old system while having new console owners jump on the train was perfect....this wasnt the case this time.

And people who were open minded on D1, played it and didnt like it probably arent returning for the sequel.
 

Lonely1

Unconfirmed Member
#28
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Code:
[Week 36, 2017] 01 (NE) DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 175,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 101,500
XBO DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 73,500
Code:
[Week 37, 2014] 01 (NE) DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 417,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 192,000
XBO DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 150,000
360 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 58,000
PS3 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 17,000
Everyone is waiting for the PC version.
 
#31
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Code:
[Week 36, 2017] 01 (NE) DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 175,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 101,500
XBO DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 73,500
Code:
[Week 37, 2014] 01 (NE) DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 417,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 192,000
XBO DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 150,000
360 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 58,000
PS3 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 17,000
Damn, not even half of it. Unlike the first one Destiny 2 isn't the first huge game for this gen and isn't as hype.

Not surprising.
 
#36
It is interesting though that the unit difference between XB1 and PS4 is smaller than with Destiny 1. Did UK have any Destiny 2 bundles?
 
#39
Not surpised about the Destiny 2 debut. I think a lot of people are taking a wait and see aproach to how it turns out, or waiting for the PC and One X versions. Including myself.
 
#41
Totally called it...

Hopefully this will mean Sony won't give Knack the time of day anymore and instead of a third game, we'll get a sequel to a first-party platforming IP that was actually good. Like Jumping Flash!. Or Jak & Daxter. Or Ape Escape. Or Puppeteer.
 
#43
Knack 2 launch is less than a third of the original one.

Let's see if MCV shares the second week percentage drop for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle.
 
#44
Even with say... D2 50-60% digital rate from a D1 20-30%, it launched lower than I thought.
While true, digital won't completely recover those sales, you do have to factor in that the PC release was delayed as well.

Weaker retail sales with stronger digital and delayed release on a major digital platform will make this launch look weak.

Also something different, I wonder if we get anything on hardware sales for the week. Was fun seeing somewhat weekly updates for hardware increases last year.
 
#45
Totally called it...



Hopefully this will mean Sony won't give Knack the time of day anymore and instead of a third game, we'll get a sequel to a first-party platforming IP that was actually good. Like Jumping Flash!. Or Jak & Daxter. Or Ape Escape. Or Puppeteer.
Knack 2 is about on the same level as all of those franchises you've named in terms of gameplay quality imo. :shrugs:
 
#48
Totally called it...



Hopefully this will mean Sony won't give Knack the time of day anymore and instead of a third game, we'll get a sequel to a first-party platforming IP that was actually good. Like Jumping Flash!. Or Jak & Daxter. Or Ape Escape. Or Puppeteer.
But Knack 2 isn't bad :(

I do think that other Sony franchises deserved sequels more than knack tho.
 
#50
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Code:
[Week 36, 2017] 01 (NE) DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 175,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 101,500
XBO DESTINY 2 (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 73,500
Code:
[Week 37, 2014] 01 (NE) DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 417,000 / NEW

PS4 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 192,000
XBO DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 150,000
360 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 58,000
PS3 DESTINY (ACTIVISION BLIZZARD) - 17,000
Seems like a big drop from the first game.