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29/Jan/2005

Need for Speed has 2nd longest unbroken spell as All Formats No1

10 weeks since launch and EA’s ‘Need For Speed: Underground 2’ claims the longest unbroken spell at the top of the All Formats Chart since EA's own 'FIFA: Road to the world cup 98' which holds the all time record with 11 consecutive weeks.
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22/Jan/2005

9 week run is a 5 year record for Need for Speed: Underground 2

EA’s ‘Need For Speed: Underground 2’ becomes the only game over the past five years to have more than 8 consecutive weeks at No1 in the All Formats Chart (since Eidos’ ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire’ launched back in week 50, 2000 which managed 9 weeks).
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15/Jan/2005

No surprises as EA makes it 8 weeks at No1 in slowing market

In another week of decreasing sales, EA makes it 8 consecutive weeks at No1 in the Entertainment Software Chart with ‘Need For Speed: Underground 2’, followed as ever by Rockstar/Take 2’s PS2 ‘Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas’.
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08/Jan/2005

7 week Chart leader Need for Speed slows down

Sales of EA’s multi-format ‘Need For Speed: Underground 2’ may be slowing (down 60%), but it still makes the 2005 Entertainment Software All Formats starting grid at No1 for a seventh week.
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01/Jan/2005

Need for Speed: Underground 2 celebrates 6 weeks as Chart race leader

EA’s multi-format ‘Need For Speed: Underground 2’ is No1 for a sixth consecutive week making it the longest standing 2004 Entertainment Software All Formats No1.
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