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Assassin's Creed Valhalla surpasses Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War in the UK charts

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For the first time in the history of Call of Duty in the debut, week failed to top the charts of British retail, because this year the shooter was released simultaneously with the latest part of Assassin's Creed — and it was the Assassin's Creed Valhalla that became the leader of the past week.

Assassin's Creed Valhalla

"Valhalla" as a whole showed a remarkably large sale. The starting circulation was twice as high as it was a couple of years ago at the extremely successful Assassin's Creed Odyssey. Although it should be borne in mind that the Ubisoft action took into account 5 days of sales, while Black Ops Cold War — two.

42% of Assassin's Creed circulation was for PS4, 18% for PS5, 40% for Xbox One, and Xbox Series. 

Spider-Man: Miles Morales closes the top three. The PS5 version accounts for a whopping 71% of circulation, while the remaining 29% is on PS4. At the same time, 21% of all games sold for the week fell on the PS5, although the console, again, has not yet been released.

Other new products include a remake of  Demon's Souls in 6th place, Sackboy: A Big Adventure in 13th (89% of circulation went to the PS5 version), and Godfall in 16th. Yakuza's soft relaunch, subtitled Like a Dragon, hit 20th place with 65% of its circulation on PS4. 

It's also worth noting that Just Dance's annual sales have more than doubled, while DIRT 5 is selling modestly. 

Charts from 8 to 14 November 

  1. Assassin's Creed Valhalla (new)
  2. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (new)
  3. Spider-Man: Miles Morales (new)
  4. FIFA 21
  5. Animal Crossing: New Horizons
  6. Demon's Souls (new)
  7. Super Mario 3D All-Stars
  8. Mario Kart 8: Deluxe
  9. Minecraft for Switch
  10. Watch Dogs: Legion
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