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UK Chart: The Last of Us holds No.1 for 4th week

Project X Zone for 3DS debuts at No.18

The Last of Us retained the top spot on the UK all formats all prices chart for the week ended July 6.

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While sales of the PS3 exclusive fell 46 per cent week-on-week, the game became the first chart topper of 2013 to hold the No.1 spot for four consecutive weeks. Both Bioshock Infinite and Dead Island: Riptide managed three weeks at No.1, Chart-Track reports.

The retail version of Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition was also a non-mover at No.2, while FIFA 13, Animal Crossing: New Leaf and Assassin's Creed 3 rounded off the top five.

Tomb Raider moved up one place to No.6, ahead of Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, The Sims 3: Island Paradise, Deadpool and Far Cry 3.

In a quiet week for new releases, Namco Bandai's 3DS RPG Project X Zone debuted at No.18.

GfK/Chart-Track Top 10 (previous week)

We said in our The Last of Us review: "The Last of Us is a remarkable achievement, and one of those rare games that you never want to end as you approach the finale. It tells a moving story that will linger in your mind long after the credits have rolled, but never loses sight of the fact that it's a video game, not a film. It's a masterful marriage of storytelling and game design, and easily Naughty Dog's finest moment."

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