The latest Top 10 PC charts have been revealed and as we can see, The Sims 3 and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive are the best selling titles for the PC. UK’s Retail PC Charts have not changed much. In fact, its first 6 titles have managed to retain their places. Battlefield 3 has lost one place, while on the other hand The Sims 3: Late Night has gained on place. Naturally, UK’s PC Retail Top 10 is packed with 6 ‘The Sims 3’ titles, proving that this casual games sells well in UK.
As you may have guessed, Steam’s Digital PC Charts tell a completely different story. Valve’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive became available for pre-order and managed to hit the top place. CS: Global Offensive is followed by Skyrim’s Dawnguard, ArmA 2: Combined Operations and Borderlands 2. Indie tower defense game, Orcs Must Die! 2, is at the fifth place, while Counter-Strike: Complete and PAYDAY: The Heist are at the sixth and seventh place, respectively. Last but not least, Sleeping Dogs is at the eighth place and is followed by Skyrim and Legends of Pegasus.
Here are the complete charts. Enjoy!
Top 10 UK PC Retail Sales:
GfK/Chart-Track PC Top 10 (week ending August 11th):
1.) THE SIMS 3 (EA GAMES)
2) FOOTBALL MANAGER 2012 (SEGA)
3) DIABLO III (BLIZZARD)
4.) THE ELDER SCROLLS V: SKYRIM (BETHESDA SOFTWORKS)
5.) THE SIMS 3: PETS (EA GAMES)
6.) THE SIMS 3: SHOWTIME (EA GAMES)
7.) THE SIMS 3: LATE NIGHT (EA GAMES)
8.) BATTLEFIELD 3 (EA GAMES)
9.) THE SIMS 3: GENERATIONS (EA GAMES)
10.) THE SIMS 3: KATY PERRY SWEET TREATS (EA GAMES)
Steam Top 10 PC Charts:
1.) Counter-Strike: Global Operations
2.) The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Dawnguard
3.) ArmA II: Combined Operations
4.) Borderlands 2
5.) Orcs Must Die! 2
6.) Counter-Strike Complete
7.) PAYDAY: The Heist
8.) Sleeping Dogs
9.) The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
10.) Legends of Pegasus
John is the founder and Editor in Chief at DSOGaming. He is a PC gaming fan and highly supports the modding and indie communities. Before creating DSOGaming, John worked on numerous gaming websites. While he is a die-hard PC gamer, his gaming roots can be found on consoles. John loved - and still does - the 16-bit consoles, and considers SNES to be one of the best consoles. Still, the PC platform won him over consoles. That was mainly due to 3DFX and its iconic dedicated 3D accelerator graphics card, Voodoo 2. John has also written a higher degree thesis on the "The Evolution of PC graphics cards."