Death arrives on UK charts in second, Sleeping Dogs lie in first

Sleeping Dogs rests comfortably in first place for a second week on the UK charts. Darksiders 2's debut didn't knock off the crime simulator, but the apocalyptic sequel did see 80 percent more units sold in its first week than its predecessor, according to Chart-Track.

The only other new entry to the top of the charts last week was Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, which rolled out into fifth. The holiday season is just starting and the battle for the charts is slowiy heating up. Transform this page past the break for the UK top ten.

Top 10 UK Software Sales (All Formats); week ending August 25:
  1. Sleeping Dogs
  2. Darksiders 2
  3. New Super Mario Bros. 2
  4. London 2012: The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games
  5. Transfomers: Fall of Cybertron
  6. Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
  7. Ghost Recon: Future Soldier
  8. Mario & Sonic London 2012 Olympic Games
  9. Batman: Arkham City
  10. Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7

This article was originally published on Joystiq.