Second highest launch week for an Aliens game, only bettered by 2010's AVP.
Journey leads the way with eight award nominations.
Represents a 70 per cent increase over Assassin's Creed Revelations.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 moves back to the top, whilst Devil May Cry slumps to fourth.
Capcom's first chart topper since Resident Evil 5 back in week 13 of 2009.