It may not be the download chart, but One Direction has still taken the Christmas number one spot by topping the Top Trumps chart of best-selling packs this season.
The boy band secured the position in a list of top sellers including the likes of Peppa Pig, Moshi Monsters and Monster High, alongside official movie packs The Hobbit and Disney Planes.
Top Trumps is reporting that general packs are also proving popular this year, with Dinosaurs and Baby Animals both securing a top ten position, while World Footballs Stars packs are ‘flying off the shelves’ ahead of next year’s World Cup.
‘Top trumps is the must have for every stocking this Christmas,’ a statement from the firm read.
‘A firm playground favourite since it first hit shop shelves in the late 1970s, to date over 70 million packs have been sold worldwide.’
Top Trumps’ top ten selling packs this Christmas are:
1. One Direction
2. Monster High
4. World Football Stars 2013/14
5. Doctor Who
6. Disney Planes
7. The Hobbit
8. Moshi Monsters
9. Peppa Pig Activity Pack
10. Baby Animals