Team GB gold medals spur sales of London 2012 video game

Sales of London: 2012: The Official Video Game have been spurred in the U.K. by the performance of Team GB athletes, who are on course for their best Olympics since 1908.

The video game charts show London 2012 at the top of the pack for the second week running and the official statistics reveal that sales are up 88 percent from the week before when the Olympic Games kicked off.

The British team have now equalled the amount of medals won at Beijing four years ago and still have several days of sport left to try and beat the record.

The full video game charts for week ending August 5, 2012 can be found here.

Check out our review of London 2012: The Official Video Game.