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Since the release of Battlefield 3 Last week, many gamers were speculating on how well the game would sell, especially with such a backlash due to the beta, however it seems that the beta did not sway gamers.
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Im really happy for DICE.
    
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post #2 of 71
Very impressive for sure. Maybe people just wanted something different.
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The last report said 10 million...this says 4 million????
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thats nice, now fix the graphical glitches plz.
    
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I find it really hard to believe that it only sold 500,000 digital copies. I have a feeling that it is just listing the Origin ones. Don't think I know a single person who actually bought a physical copy.
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Going by current known sales figures, last I checked the PC version sold 200-250k physical copies. Add in the 500k digital from the OP, and it looks like the PC version sold 700-900k. I'm just accounting for the fact that those digital figures MIGHT only be for Origin. I doubt it includes figures from other digital sites.

Not bad. The figures that will matter though are active online users playing the game. I think PC will no doubt come out on top over its lifetime.
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I bought a physical copy.
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post #9 of 71
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Originally Posted by corky dorkelson View Post
The last report said 10 million...this says 4 million????
It was 10 million shipped. This one is actual sales.

Remember shipped =/= sold. You could have 20 million copies shipped and 0 sold if they're all just sitting on shelves and storage rooms
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Going by current known sales figures, last I checked the PC version sold 200-250k physical copies. Add in the 500k digital from the OP, and it looks like the PC version sold 700-900k. I'm just accounting for the fact that those digital figures MIGHT only be for Origin. I doubt it includes figures from other digital sites.

Not bad. The figures that will matter though are active online users playing the game. I think PC will no doubt come out on top over its lifetime.
those 250k sales for pc were pre-orders, which is probably being rolled into that 500k digital copies.

So basically the PC sold between 500k-1mil of the 4mil.
    
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