FIFA 15 tops the 2014 UK chart

PS4 tops the platform revenue chart as last year is summed up.

Subscribe to our newsletter here!

* Required field

MCV reports on some official end of year charts for the UK video game industry. In addition to a top 100 with last year's best-selling games, they also reveal market shares for the various platforms and publishers.


Overall it was something of a mixed bag as software unit sales dropped 13% year-on-year (partially off-set by higher average prices that saw revenue fall only 7%), while great sales of new-gen hardware saw unit sales rise 21% and revenue 48%. Overall in terms of units (software+accessories+hardware) sales dropped 6%, while revenue increased by 12%. DualShock 4 was the most sold accessory in 2014 followed by the Xbox One controller.

Top selling games in the UK (2014):

1. FIFA 15 / EA Sports
2. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare / Activision
3. Grand Theft Auto V / Rockstar
4. Destiny / Activision
5. Watch Dogs / Ubisoft
6. Minecraft: Xbox Edition / Microsoft
7. FIFA 14 / EA Sports
8. Far Cry 4 / Ubisoft
9. Call of Duty: Ghosts / Activision
10. Assassin's Creed: Unity / Ubisoft
11. Minecraft: PlayStation Edition / Sony
12. Titanfall / EA Games
13. Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag / Ubisoft
14. The Lego Movie Videogame / Warner Bros.
15. Battlefield 4 / EA Games
16. Lego Marvel Super Heroes / Warner Bros.
17. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor / Warner Bros.
18. Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham / Warner Bros.
19. Driveclub / Sony
20. Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare / EA Games

Top Publishers (revenue share):
1. EA (23.2%)
2. Activision Blizzard (16.8%)
3. Ubisoft (13.9%)
4. Take-Two (8.1%)
5. Nintendo (7.3%)
6. Warner Bros. (6.3%)
7. Sony (5.9%)
8. Microsoft (5.5%)
9. Square Enix (2.3%)
10. Bethesda (2.2%)

Top Platforms (software revenue share):
1. PS4 (29.1%)
2. Xbox One (24.1%)
3. Xbox 360 (20.3%)
4. PS3 (12.3%)
5. Nintendo 3DS (5.5%)
6. PC (3.1%)
7. Wii U (3.0%)
8. Wii (1.2%)
9. PS Vita (0.9%)
10. DS (0.6%)

Best-sellers per Platform:
PS4: FIFA 15, Grand Theft Auto V, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Destiny, Watch Dogs.

PS3: FIFA 15, Minecraft: PlayStation Edition, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Grand Theft Auto V, Call of Duty: Ghosts.

Xbox One: FIFA 15, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Grand Theft Auto V, Titanfall, Assassin's Creed: Unity.

Xbox 360: FIFA 15, Minecraft: Xbox Edition, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Grand Theft Auto V, The Lego Movie Videogame.

Wii U: Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, New Super Mario Bros. U, Super Mario 3D World, Nintendo Land.

3DS: Tomodachi Life, Pokémon Omega Ruby, Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS, Mario Kart 7.

PS Vita: Minecraft: PlayStation Edition, FIFA 15, Killzone: Mercenary, Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster, Tearaway.

Related texts

FIFA 15Score


REVIEW. Written by Mike Holmes

"FIFA 15 is a good game, make no mistake, it's just not a great game; it looks like we're going to have to wait at least another year for that."

Loading next content


Gamereactor uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best browsing experience on our website. If you continue, we'll assume that you are happy with our cookies policy