This week’s charts are in, and yes Xbox 360 exclusive Gears of War 3 is the game which is sitting proudly in the number one spot, becoming the biggest launch of the year at the same time.
As well as the good news for Epic, racing game experts Codemasters will also be pleased after F1 2011 placed in second.
Elsewhere Dead Island slipped to number three, Zumba Fitness worked its way to hour and Deus EX props up the top five.
Here’s the UK Top 20:
1. Gears of War 3 (Microsoft) 2. F1 2011 (Codemasters) 3. Dead Island (Deep Silver) 4. Zumba Fitness (505 Games) 5. Deus Ex: Human Revolution (Square Enix) 6. Driver: San Francisco (Ubisoft) 7. Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (THQ) 8. Resistance 3 (Sony) 9. LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean (Disney) 10. Rugby World Cup 2011 (505 Games) 11. Call of Duty: Black Ops (Activision) 12. Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood (Ubisoft) 13. Cars 2 (Disney) 14. The Sims 3 (EA) 15. Red Faction: Armageddon (THQ) 16. Just Dance 2 (Ubisoft) 17. LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 (Warner) 18. Michael Jackson: The Experience (Ubisoft) 19. LA Noire (Rockstar) 20. Gran Turismo 5 (Sony)