Kudos to EA and Danger Close for a gritty campaign which has seen Medal of Honor: Warfighter hit the ground running despite a mixed reception upon its recent release.

By going what even Dishonored couldn’t do in dislodging FIFA 13, it just goes to show that there’s nothing like a barnstorming shooter when it comes to racking up sales. Elsewhere Microsoft will be well pleased as Forza Horizon gets a podium finish, while Nintendo too will be happy to see that the leap to 3DS hasn’t curtailed sales of Professor Layton (while presumably shifting quite a 3DS handhelds on the side).

Predictions for next week: Assassin’s Creed 3.

Top 40 Entertainment Software (All Prices), Week Ending 27 October 2012:

1 – MEDAL OF HONOR: WARFIGHTER – EA
2 – FIFA 13 – EA
3 – FORZA HORIZON – MICROSOFT
4 – SKYLANDERS GIANTS – ACTIVISION BLIZZARD
5 – DISHONORED – BETHESDA SOFTWORKS
6 – JUST DANCE 4 – UBISOFT
7 – PROFESSOR LAYTON AND THE MIRACLE MASK – NINTENDO
8 – MOSHI MONSTERS: MOSHLINGS THEME PARK – MIND CANDY
9 – DOOM 3: BFG EDITION – BETHESDA SOFTWORKS
10 – RESIDENT EVIL 6 – CAPCOM

UKIE Games Charts©, compiled by GfK Chart-Track.