Rockstar have every reason to celebrate as L.A. Noire storms this week's UKIE charts. L.A. Noire sold almost exactly the same number of copies as Red Dead Redemption did one year ago and it ranks as the 13th fastest selling Xbox 360 and 11th fastest selling PS3 title to date. L.A. Noire also became the fastest selling new intellectual property of all time in the UKIE charts.
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings had a very strong first week for a PC only release ending up in fifth place, while Crysis 2 climbed back up thanks to various promotions.
1. L.A. Noire / Rockstar (new)
2. Lego Pirates of the Caribbean / Disney (2)
3. Brink / Bethesda Softworks (1)
4. Zumba Fitness / 505 Games (3)
5. The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings (new)
6. Crysis 2 / EA (9)
7. Portal 2 / EA (4)
8. FIFA 11 / EA (8)
9. Mortal Kombat / Warner Bros (6)
10. Call of Duty: Black Ops / Activision (5)