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GTA V Set To Break UK Sales Record With 3 Million Copies Ordered For Release Day

Retail bosses preparing for hectic sales spree
Rockstar is preparing an extraordinary GTA 5 release day in the UK with a record-breaking number of copies set aside for launch, CVG has learned. (Grand Theft Auto V, PS3, Xbox 360)

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Cam977  +   959d ago
This is just... incredible. How else can I put it? I'm ridiculously hyped up for this game, let's hope it doesn't disappoint. Personally, I adored IV so if it's a mix between IV and the "classic" GTA games then I'm in for a treat! I'm a fan of both the new and old generation GTA games (SD & HD). I'm looking forward to seeing Los Santos in HD, it shone in the original San Andreas.

Speaking of San Andreas, I just need to collect a few collectibles then I'll have 100% completion. I just need to clear up my backlog, play The Last of Us so I can return to San Andreas for one last time before V.
dark-hollow  +   959d ago
If they could mix GTA extreme attention to details and realism with San Andreas fun factor then we are in for a treat!

GTA IV wasn't bad at all, it was just "different"
MizTv  +   959d ago
Well I wasn't a fan of 4 at all.
I got it day 1 and I still have not beat it
I can't force myself to finish it
But I will get 5 and I have high hopes that it will be good!
Oh and ViceCity was my favorite gta game
FunAndGun  +   959d ago
Yeah, I couldn't get into GTA4 either. Bought it on release day but don't even think I got 25% completed.
bub16  +   959d ago
just b carefull. everyone was super hyped for gta iv and loadsssssssss of us got let down. still a good game. but hyper can sometimes get out of control
tigertron  +   959d ago
I'm holding out for a possible PS4 version, that's why I haven't pre-ordered.

Either way, that's some good numbers.
TechnicianTed  +   959d ago
I don't think I'd have the patience to wait that long.
NihonjinChick  +   959d ago
And if it doesn't come out for PS4?
tigertron  +   959d ago
I'll give it until early next year, if I've still heard nothing I'll go for the PS3 version.
seepamann  +   959d ago
Gta 5 will be best selling game of the generation
Prcko  +   959d ago
and second best game of this gen and this year; ofc last of us is 1st
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TechnicianTed  +   959d ago
Because you've played GTA5?
blackberty  +   959d ago
I havent even pre ordered yet. Might just get it on the day
SIRHC13  +   959d ago
Pretty nice numbers right there. Hype levels are currently astronomical. It'll be refreshing to has a new juggernaut this year outside of Call of Duty.
GentlemenRUs  +   959d ago
Blame me, I'm one of those 3 million ;)
BLAKHOODe  +   959d ago
Got it preordered, but will probably cancel so I can buy it on PSN on launch day and then, hopefully, transfer it to the PS4 via the cloud when it becomes available in 2014.
Rampaged Death  +   959d ago
Not surprised at all. It will be the biggest selling game of all time.
usernamehhh  +   959d ago
Here is a different source of news. Also showing the pre-orders of other regions http://www.noshitshurlock.c...

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