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UK Chart: Assassin's Creed beats Battlefield to No.1

Football Manager 2014 and WWE 2K14 also make top ten debuts

Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag debuted at No.1 on the UK all formats all prices chart during the week ended November 2.

The game came in ahead of fellow new release Battlefield 4, although Ubisoft's action title had a three day head start on EA's shooter, having released last Tuesday.


Retail monitor Chart-Track said sales of both titles appeared to be affected by the upcoming Xbox One and PS4 releases - neither game matched the launch week performance of its predecessor, with some consumers no doubt holding out for next-gen versions.

Elsewhere, Football Manager 2014 debuted at No.6, one place ahead of the week's fourth highest new entry, WWE 2K14. Angry Birds Star Wars for consoles and handhelds entered at No.30.

GfK/Chart-Track Top 10