UK Charts: Wii Fit dominance makes for same old story

It’s once again time for the UK Charts, and once again time to scratch our heads and wonder exactly what went wrong with society. Apparently there are more readers of OK Magazine than we thought, as cellulite-obsessed housewives continue to buy up copies of Wii Fit and make it the number one selling title in Britain.

The Godfather II debuts at number two, outclassed and overshadowed by Britain’s favorite non-game. In other news, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games has now somehow crawled its way to number three. Who or what are the people that still buy that game? I cannot fathom. 

As for the rest of the chart, it’s the usual suspects once again. FIFA, Call of Duty, Mario Kart, they’re all here. I long for the day when Brits finally decide it’s time to buy something different. Hit the jump for the full story.

  1. Wii Fit
  2. The Godfather II
  3. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games
  4. Resident Evil 5
  5. FIFA 09
  6. Call of Duty: World at War
  7. Professor Latent and the Bicurious Village
  8. Wii Play
  9. Mario Kart Wii
  10. Street Fighter IV
  11. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
  12. Wheelman
  13. Ben 10: Alien Force
  14. Guitar Hero: World Tour
  15. Dr. Kawashima’s Brain Training
  16. Carnival: Funfair Games
  17. Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X
  18. Club Penguin: Elite Penguin Force
  19. Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars
  20. Wanted: Weapons of Fate
James Stephanie Sterling