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31/Oct/2005

Pro Evolution Soccer 5 remains league leader

Konami’s ‘Pro Evolution Soccer 5’ (PS2/XB with PC new this week) notches up a second week as All Formats No1 despite sales dropping by half (- 49%). Last week’s high scoring football games all still chart in the top 3, but a stronger decrease in sales of Sega’s ‘Football Manager 2006’ (- 52%) allows EA’s multi-format ‘FIFA 06’ (-16%) to shimmy ahead, climbing from No3 to No2, pushing Sega’s top selling PC game down to No3.
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24/Oct/2005

Pro Evolution Soccer 5 puts the boot in

Last week’s All Formats champion ‘FIFA 06’ (PS2/XB/PC/GC/DS/GBA/PSP) is relegated to third place this week, overtaken by 2 new football games. Konami’s ‘Pro Evolution Soccer 5’ (PS2/XB) claims No1 in the All Format Chart and in doing so the PS2 version snatches FIFA 06’s crown as the new fastest selling football game within a 7 day sales period and 5th fastest selling game ever in the UK.
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17/Oct/2005

FIFA hat-trick defeats Marvel's super heroes

‘FIFA 06’ (PS2/XB/PC/GC/DS/GBA and PSP new this week) scores a hat-trick, remaining No1 in the All Formats Top 40 for a third consecutive week, defending its lead from ‘Tiger Woods PGA Tour 06’ which holds on to No2 and the in-form ‘Spartan: Total Warrior’ (PS2/XB/GC) up from No8 to No3. Sega’s ‘Spartan: Total Warrior’ achieves the highest Top 40 sales jump this week (sales up 59%), ahead of the only Top 10 newcomer ‘Ultimate Spider-Man’ (PS2/XB/GC/DS/PC/GBA) from Activision, which leaps in at No4.
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10/Oct/2005

EA Top Dog

‘FIFA 06’ (PS2/XB/PC/GC/DS/GBA) is All Formats league leader for a second week. EA achieves a top 3 result with ‘Tiger Woods PGA Tour 06’ (PS2/PSP/XB/PC/GC) coming in at No2 and ‘Burnout Revenge’ dropping back from No2 to No3.
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03/Oct/2005

EA scores with FIFA 06

EA scores a hat-trick of No1s with three different games over the space of 3 weeks as ‘FIFA 06’ (PS2/XB/PC/GC/DS/GBA) relegates fellow top performer ‘Burnout Revenge’ (PS2/XB) to No2. The PS2 version is the fastest selling football game and the 5th fastest selling game ever in the UK.
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