Astral Chain has been receiving outstanding critical acclaim over the past few days and now, it has achieved another feat! Astral Chain is the first PlatinumGames title to reach # 1 in the UK physical sales charts. According to gamesindustry.biz, its the 4th most successful launch and 2nd biggest new IP launch since Bayonetta in the UK. It’s also the 6th Nintendo Switch title to reach that # 1 spot in the UK this year. Here’s the top 10 games this past week in the UK:

Last Week This Week Title
New Entry 1 Astral Chain
New Entry 2 Wreckfest
New Entry 3 The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan
New Entry 4 Control
1 5 Mario Kart 8: Deluxe
3 6 Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled
2 7 Super Mario Maker 2
34 8 Marvel’s Spider-Man
7 9 Grand Theft Auto V
9 10 Tom Clancy’s The Division 2

 

Astral Chain is out now exclusively on Nintendo Switch. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for more news regarding Nintendo titles!