LittleBigPlanet 2 debuts atop UK sales chart, Mass Effect 2 PS3 in top ten

The very pretty, Britty build-a-palooza LittleBigPlanet 2 grabbed itself the top spot on Chart-Track's UK sales chart last week. According to the chart masters, the sequel's premiere numbers were "almost identical" to that of the original, being "only 95 sales short" of it.

Call of Duty: Black Ops and the magical Just Dance 2 took silver and bronze, respectively. While we're on the subject of the resilient dance game genre, Harmonix's Dance Central slipped one spot from 12 to 13, while Ubisoft's original Just Dance moved up two spots from 13 to 11.

LittleBigPlanet 2 wasn't the only game to have a big debut on PS3 last week, our top game of 2010, Mass Effect 2, premiered in the seventh spot overall and in second on the PS3-specific chart.

Top 10 UK Software Sales (All Formats); week ending January 22:
  1. LittleBigPlanet 2
  2. Call of Duty: Black Ops
  3. Just Dance 2
  4. FIFA 11
  5. Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood
  6. Wii Fit Plus
  7. Mass Effect 2
  8. Kinect Sports
  9. Gran Turismo 5
  10. Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit

This article was originally published on Joystiq.