Mario Kart 8 Lands First Place Finish in Weekly Sales Charts

Weekly sales charts hosted by VGChartz have revealed that Mario Kart 8 lands far ahead of Ubisoft's open-world action-adventure Watch Dogs by about 30,000 units.

Mario Kart 8 leads the pack, moving 82,544 at retail to bring its sales total to just over 600,000, while Watch Dogs on PS4 and Watch Dogs on Xbox 360 take second and third, respectively. Minecraft's PS3 release has seen strong sales in five weeks on the platform, bringing it's total to 243,175 and a fourth place finish this week.

Watch Dogs for Xbox One rounds out the top five while Nintendo's Tomodachi Life for Nintendo 3DS lands in eighth place, narrowly beating last year's Pokémon games by about 6,000 units. Be sure to click each of the game titles below for GameRevolution's full reviews.

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Here's the full list as collected by VGChartz:

1. Mario Kart 8 – Wii U

82,544, 617,951

2. Watch Dogs – PlayStation 4

53,231, 853,084

3. Watch Dogs – Xbox 360

42,405, 337,784

4. Minecraft – PlayStation 3

36,234, 243,175

5. Watch Dogs – Xbox One

30,257, 541,536

6. Minecraft – Xbox 360

29,576, 2,647,800

7. Watch Dogs – PlayStation 3

26,263, 245,045

8. Tomodachi Life – Nintendo 3DS

25,012, 49,152

9. Pokémon X & Y – Nintendo 3DS

19,140, 3,514,765

10. Call of Duty: Ghosts – Xbox 360

16,956, 5,300,660

11. Wildstar – PC

13,767, 13,767

12. Grand Theft Auto V – Xbox 360

13,139, 7,469,120

13. Kirby: Triple Deluxe – Nintendo 3DS

10,826, 187,370

14. Call of Duty: Ghosts – PlayStation 3

10,354, 3,081,021

15. Call of Duty: Ghosts – PlayStation 4

10,122, 1,141,349

16. New Super Luigi U – Wii U

9,406, 882,169

17. New Super Mario Bros. U – Wii U

9,388, 1,731,881

18. Titanfall – Xbox One

9,167, 1,214,010

19. Forza Motorsport 5 – Xbox One

8,248, 770,861

20. Titanfall – Xbox 360

8,051, 502,164

[VGChartz]