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Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and FIFA 13 were the biggest-selling entertainment products at UK retail in 2012, it has been revealed.

Both games sold more than 2.6 million units, beating Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises into third with sales of 1.69 million, according to Chart-Track and Official Charts Company data compiled by the Entertainment Retailers Association (Era).

The Twilight Saga - Breaking Dawn: Part One secured 1.5 million sales, while Emile Sande's Our Version of Events sold 1.44 million units.

Outside of the top-ten, Assassin's Creed 3 was the next biggest-selling video game with 886,198 sales, above the likes of Prometheus, Ice Age 4, 21 by Adele and Halo 4.

Commenting on the figures, Entertainment Retailers Association boss Kim Bayley said that 2012 was a tough year for entertainment.

"2012 was a tough year for entertainment due to a number of factors, but this sharp 25% shrinkage in sales of the biggest titles suggests that the quality of releases was at least partly to blame, »


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