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Submitted by Rashid Sayed 1023d ago | opinion piece

12 Biggest First Week Launches In Gaming History ( 3 Million + Sales)

"Of course, you should note that this list doesn’t include games that were bundled with consoles (such as Wii Sports and the like) and is only talking about the games’ first weeks on sale. We re-iterate, this article is not representing the all-time sales of any of the games mentioned." (PC, PS3, Wii U, Xbox 360)

MrDead  +   1023d ago
The only game I own on that list is GTA4... I'm quite proud of that. I would like to play Halo 4, isn't that meant to be coming to PC?
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Allsystemgamer  +   1023d ago
I hope. I got it launch day and would gladly buy it again for my pc
EVILDEAD360  +   1022d ago
This was easy as we knew the top 3 to 5 games would be Call of duty and that the only exlusives would be Halo and Gears.

papashango  +   1023d ago
It's quite interesting that the entire list outside Halo started off as PC exclusive.
Good_Guy_Jamal  +   1023d ago
Assassin's Creed and Gears of War started out as pc exclusives?
-GametimeUK-  +   1023d ago
I own a majority of games on that list. I'm quite poud of that too :-)
I love owning games I like.

(aside from black ops 2 and modern warfare 3... I regret those purchases so much. No more CoD for me EVER)
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plaZeHD  +   1023d ago
I own Halo 4 and Battlefield 3, and I regret both.
Halo 4 = Not my liking, boring
Battlefield 3 = not made for consoles
I will buy Gears Of War 3, hopefully it is not as boring.
Number-Nine  +   1023d ago
sickens me that cod owns the top 4. these zombie consumers will purchase anything with call of duty slapped on to the cover.
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jetlian  +   1023d ago
can someone list all the games and their numbers? l hate these 10 page spreads these sites do.

saw gears at 3 million
Number-Nine  +   1023d ago
gears of war 3= 3m
assasins creed 3= 3.5m
halo 4= 3.79m
halo 3= 3.81m
skyrim= approx 4m
battlefield 3= 5m
gta4= 6m
diablo 3= 6.3m
black ops= 7m
cod mw2= 9m
black ops 2= 11.22m
cod mw3= 13.45m
Good_Guy_Jamal  +   1023d ago
11. Assassin's Creed 3 - 3.5 million
10. Halo 4 - 3.79 million
9. Halo 3 - 3.81 million
8. Skyrim - 4 million
7. Battlefield 3 - 5 million
6. Grand Theft Auto 4 - 6 million
5. Diablo 3 - 6.3 million
4. CoD Black Ops - 7 million
3. CoD MW2 - 9 million
2. CoD Black Ops II - 11.22 million
1. CoD MW3 - 13.45 million
Hingle_Mcringleberry  +   1023d ago
Encounters article spread over 12 pages. . .
Lists all the games on the subsequent pages in order complete with numbers.
Rask  +   1023d ago
I own Gears of War 3, Halo 4, Halo 3, GTA4 and Diablo III.
DEATHxTHExKIDx  +   1023d ago
I have Gears, Halo3,4, sold MW2, and am kinda disappointed I paid full price for ACIII.
Steelmanner  +   1023d ago
I find it a bit ridiculous that the Call of Duty games get so much sales when they release pretty much the same game over and over. Feel free to disagree, but coming from someone who has played most of them, they really don't differ much.
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black911  +   1023d ago
Don;t Hate the Player Just the game.
MaleManSam  +   1023d ago
Ahh Skyrim with Mods. Is there nothing better?

Diablo III.. As a long time veteran of the series. How disappointing...
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