DmC: Devil May Cry tops UK charts

DmC: Devil May Cry

Capcom's reimagining of the demon-slaying game strikes a chord with British gamers.

The gamers have spoken and pushed DmC: Devil May Cry to the top of the UK charts for the week ended January 19th, according to figures published by Chart Track.

Capcom's title saw a strong showing by debuting at the top spot and dethroning FIFA 13, which now sits comfortably at number two.

The cross-platform title represents a successful return of the franchise, with the title receiving a deluge of positive reviews.

Meanwhile, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 held onto its position at number three, while lauded FPS Far Cry 3 was humbled into fourth place, down from the lofty heights of second place.

Elsewhere in the chart, Need for Speed: Most Wanted and Just Dance 4 held onto fifth and sixth place respectively, while Football Manager 2013 jumped one place to take number seven.

Following this, assassin favourite Hitman: Absolution skipped down the charts to eighth place, down from fourth, and Elder Scrolls: Skyrim held at number nine, while Assassin's Creed III crept back into the top-ten to close off the charts.

The full 20-place chart follows:

  1. DMC
  2. FIFA 13
  3. CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS II
  4. FAR CRY 3
  5. NEED FOR SPEED: MOST WANTED
  6. JUST DANCE 4
  7. FOOTBALL MANAGER 2013
  8. HITMAN ABSOLUTION
  9. THE ELDER SCROLLS V: SKYRIM
  10. ASSASSIN'S CREED III

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