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More than 3.4 million copies of Skyrim were sold at retail in the first two days of the game’s release, according to VGCharts.

While only 14% of those copies sold were on PC, those figures don’t include digital download numbers, which are sure to be substantial considering the enormous numbers of people playing Skyrim on Steam.

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14% for PC would be ~ 475 000 copies. With steam having 250K playing at the same time I'd say that assuming PC sales to be double the reported ones wouldn't be to far from the truth. That would actually pretty much bring 1/3 of the sales to PC.
 
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There were ~280k players on Skyrim yesterday, eat it MW3 smile.gif
    
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Nice sales but i wish it would count digital sales as well.
Edited by ShiftedReality - 11/15/11 at 5:27am
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That's great news.thanks for sharing
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Nice sales but i wish it would count digital sales as well.

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those figures don’t include digital download numbers

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^^ I know but i wish they would, it would make a big difference in the numbers.
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Skyrim is awesome
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Quote:
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There were ~280k players on Skyrim yesterday, eat it MW3 smile.gif

I saw around 600k players at once on MW3 yesterday...just on the XBox...
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Delete/ignore this post. Somehow OCN made a dupe post of the above one, inside of quotes...
Edited by lordikon - 11/15/11 at 1:20pm
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Yeah I mean I pretty much buy all my games digital i now. And all my friends that play on pc do too.
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