U.K. Charts: Ni No Kuni claims the top spot

Celebrated JRPG Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch has cast its spell over the U.K. All Format Charts, landing in pole position.

A collaborative effort between Studio Ghibli and Level-5, Ni No Kuni picked up rave reviews from critics following its launch last week, including’s Steven Williamson, who awarded the title a glowing 9/10.

Elsewhere on the charts, FIFA 13 scores second place, Call of Duty: Black Ops II falls to third, while Far Cry 3 sits at four. Rounding out the top five is new entry Hitman: HD Trilogy.

See below for the full Top Ten.

1. Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the white Witch
2. FIFA 13
3. Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
4. Far Cry 3
5. Hitman: HD Trilogy
6. Assassin’s Creed 3
7. Need for Speed: Most Wanted
8. Just Dance 4
9. Hitman: Absolution
10. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim