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[MP1ST]Report – PC, Wii and Battlefield 3 Contributed to Weak Modern Warfare 3 Sales

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Modern Warfare 3 sold in the month of March less than half of Black Ops’ sales in the same month last year according to a recent report. This puts Modern Warfare 3′s lifetime sales at a 4.2% disadvantage compared to Black Ops’ sales up to March last year (from November 2010 to March 2011). However, those numbers didn’t paint the complete picture.

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I cant really say im surprised as to the pc and wii being weak as to how they were treated in the last few games.
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The wii...??
That in and of itself is news to me ph34r-smiley.gif
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Finaly they will realize that cod4 has an end.
Geez people buying skins and new maps @$70 is killing me.
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They were only down 4.2% from their last released game? That's not much of a hit considering AAA title BF3 has been in competition as well. (If I'm reading this right)
 
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When they basically release the exact same game 3 years in a row, it shouldn't be a surprise that sales decline.
Edited by MegaSmiley - 4/19/12 at 11:29am
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Oh yea, that must be it. rolleyes.gif It's not that your customer-base is sick of the same rehashed crap.
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Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post

Oh yea, that must be it. rolleyes.gif It's not that your customer-base is sick of the same rehashed crap.

I'm honestly not sure they are sick of it yet.
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lol, so they finally blame BF3 for it. Well MW3 game sucks, period. I've lost respect to this developer/director.
     
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I'm honestly not sure they are sick of it yet.

This. IMO the average consumer is too dumb to realize this about COD.
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mw3 is the reason mw3 sales are weak. if it was a decent game people would of bought both bf3 and mw3.
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