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FIFA 12 claims 3rd biggest UK launch week ever

Xbox 360 continues to be the format of choice with a 54 percent share of sales

New UK chart-topper FIFA 12 has secured the third-biggest UK All Formats launch week in history, ahead of Grand Theft Auto IV and only behind Call of Duty titles Black Ops at No.1 and Modern Warfare 2 at No.2.

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The game outperformed FIFA 11, with launch week unit sales up 18 percent and revenue generated up 34 percent, according to retail monitor Chart-Track.

Xbox 360 continues to be the format of choice with a 54 percent share of sales (up 27 percent from last year), compared to PS3's 44 percent (up 11 percent from last year).

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