UK Chart: The Wonderful 101 Debuts Outside Top 20, Swoops In At 22

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wonderful_101_close_upThe UK chart is now in courtesy of UKIE, and it’s a disappointing start for Wii U exclusive The Wonderful 101 as it swoops in at number 22, just outside the top 20 within the all-formats. In the individual charts it sees improvement and takes its position at number 14. Despite Nintendo’s marketing efforts – The Wonderful 101 Direct and heavy promotional slots aptly named “Wonderful Wednesday” on Nintendo’s Twitter account – it’s a disappointment in terms of sales. But looking at the bigger sales picture, the super-charged super hero game was released August 23, just two days before the UK chart was drawn up, and has been the focus of some favourable reviews. Plus, there’s a neat 30% European eShop discount if bought with Pikmin 3 until September 21, so no doubt many have opted for a digital download.

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