Official UK game sales chart
A quiet week for new releases sees Enter the Matrix sitting atop the UK sales chart for the fourth week in succession.
This week's ELSPA official UK game sales chart as compiled by Chart-Track sees Atari's movie-inspired Enter the Matrix enjoying its fourth week at the top. The top six games all retained the same positions they held last week, directly above this week's highest new entry--Return to Castle Wolfenstein: Operation Resurrection for the PlayStation 2.
The only other new entry this week was Konami's Dancing Stage: MegaMix for the PlayStation 2, which at number 13 debuted directly above Dancing Stage: Party Edition for the PlayStation--currently enjoying its 23rd week in the top 20. Games exiting the chart this week included WWE Crush Hour, Return to Castle Wolfenstein: Tides of War, Spider-Man: The Movie, Grand Theft Auto III, and Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon.
Best-selling games in the UK for the week ending June 7, 2003:
Rank Last Week / Rank This Week / Title / Publisher / Platforms
1 / 1 / Enter the Matrix / Atari / PS2, XB, GC, PC
2 / 2 / The Sims: Superstar / EA / PC
3 / 3 / Def Jam Vendetta / EA / PS2, GC
4 / 4 / The Sims / EA / PC, PS2, XB, GC
5 / 5 / GTA: Vice City / Rockstar / PS2, PC
6 / 6 / Splinter Cell / Ubi Soft / PS2, GC, XB, GBA
* / 7 / Wolfenstein: Operation Resurrection / Activision / PS2
11 / 8 / Championship Manager 4 / Eidos / PC
7 / 9 / Midnight Club II / Rockstar / PS2
10 / 10 / FIFA 2003 / EA / PS2, XB, GBA, PS
9 / 11 / Zelda: The Wind Waker / Nintendo / GC
13 / 12 / The Getaway / SCEE / PS2
* / 13 /
12 / 14 / Dancing Stage: Party Edition / Konami / PS
8 / 15 / Silent Hill 3 / Konami / PS2
14 / 16 / Harry Potter and Philosopher's Stone / EA / PS, PC, GBA, GBC
* / 17 / Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2003 / EA / PS2, XB, PC, GC
* / 18 / Driving Test Success 2003-2004 / Focus / PC
16 / 19 / Burnout 2: Point of Impact / Acclaim / XB, PS2, GC
* / 20 / Crash Bandicoot: Wrath of Cortex / VU Games / PS2, XB, GC
An asterisk indicates that the game did not appear on the previous week's list of best-selling games in the UK.
The list above ranks games across all formats according to retail sales in the UK. Where more than one platform is indicated for a single game, these are in order according to sales with the best-selling version first. For a list of games ranked according to GameSpot review score, visit our Top 100 page.
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