Entries in 'Top Ten Charts' (17)
NPD Group has supplied MCV with the list of top selling games for the first half of 2012, with Blizzard's Diablo III taking pole position.
Prototype 2 places well in its first week on sale, while aftershocks from The Darkness II and Skyward Sword see them each soar.
Prototype 2 debuts at #1, and Assassin's Creed tops the PC chart while Modern Warfare 3 drops of the PC charts completely.
The Witcher 2 debuts at #1 on 360, Pokemon dominates some scattered DS charts and Modern Warfare 3 drops off the PC chart this week.
Star Wars Kinect debuts at number 3 this week, while the pole positions are re-occupied by some familiar faces.
Star Wars Kinect debuts at #2, Kid Icarus maintains its hold on the 3DS and Skyrim and Modern Warfare 3 remain strong on all platforms.
Modern Warfare 3 and Skyrim are back on top this week, while Kid Icarus takes over the 3DS.
Mass Effect loses pole position to Resident Evil on home consoles this week, while retaining its spot in the PC charts.
Mass Effect 3 is the new kingpin across the board this week, while Mario Party 9 takes the helm on Wii.
Things are turning around this week, as Skyrim and Modern Warfare 3 are replaced in earnest by a swath of newcomers.
New entrants shake up the charts on home consoles, but can't knock Modern Warfare 3 off, while Tekken takes down Mario on 3DS.
It's yet another week of Modern Warfare 3, Moshi Monsters, Mario Kart 7 and Just Dance 3 in this week's GAME charts.
It never stays knocked off for long, as Modern Warfare 3 reclaims the top spot, while The Darkness II arrives at number 8.
The familiar faces are undented by new entrants this week, as Modern Warfare 3 and its associates reign supreme.
The new releases make their mark this week, with FF XIII-2, Soul Calibur V and Res Evil landing to shake things up a bit.
Skyrim's brief flirtation with #1 has come to an end, with Modern Warfare 3 back on top and the usual suspects dominating Nintendo platforms.
The first week of 2012 saw Skyrim knock off Modern Warfare 3 on PS3, and a familiar set of titles topping the Nintendo consoles.