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Halo 3 Beats Out Wii Play For Best Selling Video Game of 2007

Today's NPD sales numbers reveal that Bungie's Halo 3 was the best selling game in the United States in 2007, with a whopping 4.82 million copies sold. Nipping at Master Chief's heels was Nintendo's own Wii Play. It sold through a staggering 4.12 million units to the masses.

01. Halo 3 (Xbox 360) - 4,820,000
02. Wii Play with Remote (Wii) - 4,120,000
03. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (Xbox 360) - 3,040,000
04. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock (PS2) - 2,720,000
05. Super Mario Galaxy (Wii) - 2,520,000
06. Pokemon Diamond (DS) - 2,480,000
07. Madden NFL 08 (PS2) - 1,900,000
08. Guitar Hero II (PS2) - 1,890,000
09. Assassin's Creed (Xbox 360) - 1,870,000
10. Mario Party 8 (Wii) - 1,820,000

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PS360WII3596d ago

Noooooooo! lol well that's a good thing isn't it? Wii Play sells well for people are really buying the controller. I like the Wii but even I can admit that ;)

Shaka2K63596d ago

call of short 4 (best on PS3) sold alot more then halo 2.1 world wide.

toughNAME3596d ago (Edited 3596d ago )

the best game on PS3 sold A LOT more on the 360

EDIT - I didn't include PS3 in the sections...hopefully most of your kind will stay away

TheSadTruth3596d ago

The PS3 fanboyism on this site is so bad that they are a lot of them have become delusional. CoD 4 on the PS3 probably didn't break 1 million copies.

The BS Police3596d ago

This dream that you must live is a disease for which there is no cure.

LanRanger3596d ago

"CoD 4 on the PS3 probably didn't break 1 million copies."

CoD4 has sold 1.61 million copies on the PS3, about half what it sold on the Xbox 360. One out of every 5.7 PS3 owners bought the game; one out of every 5.1 Xbox 360 owners bought the game (a 12% higher attach rate).

The only conclusions you can draw from more sales on the 360 is that the 360 has a larger install base, particularly in the US which accounted for well over half of CoD4 sales.

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Iron Man 23596d ago

Halo 3 Beats Out Wii Play For Best Selling Video Game of 2007,yeah barely...LMFAO!XD

ElementX3596d ago

And where are your precious PS3 games?

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toughNAME3596d ago

thats being reported as offensive kermit

your new here...your fanboy/homophobic comments dont belong here

xboxrumble3596d ago

seems like someone got under ur skin, you sony butt puppet you.

Shadow Man3596d ago

Ya calla tu puta boca hijo de perra.

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wiizy3596d ago

with all the hype halo had going for it.. wii play almost outsold it. and i expect mario galaxy to outsell it soon

akaFullMetal3596d ago (Edited 3596d ago )

pretty impressed by the halo numbers, wow even beat wii play, congrats bungie

edit: and i got a disagree why???

xboxrumble3596d ago

is not impressed, with you being impressed by an xbox 360 game that will probably have 1 of the highest grossing of sales this gen of consoles.

tisk tisk

LanRanger3596d ago

There will certainly be a handful of games that sell far more than Halo 3 (15 million+ isn't unheard of), but given the number of Xbox 360s on the market it's extremely impressive. The PS2 only had six games that sold more copies despite having an install base 8x the size.

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