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Blizzard reports that its game "World of Warcraft: Cataclysm" sold a record 4.7 million copies during the expansion's first month of being released.
The company said that the figures are based on internal company records and information from distribution partners.
Cataclysm shipped early December to dozens of countries and was available in advanced through retail copies for online, download-exclusive purchase.
Blizzard also called Cataclysm "the fastest-selling PC game of all time."

http://www.redorbit.com/news/scifi-g...e_of_all_time/
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blah blah blah, when addicts exist, blizzard shall also.
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Really thats alot of copies ! I guess this game is like crack for some people !
    
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no way what a surprise
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Actually fewer then i expected.
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this is just.. sad...
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thought they had 12 million subscribers......so like 7 million didnt care for the first month!?
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Originally Posted by Razultull;11979138 
thought they had 12 million subscribers......so like 7 million didnt care for the first month!?

A lot of them are from china where dumb laws don't allow Blizzard to release the games right away (Censorship, etc...).
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PC gaming, alive and kicking... (PS - Also, just because you don't like it/play it doesn't make it bad/inferior/stupid/lame/<insert derogative remark here>)
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Most people don't play WoW because it is not the "cool" game like CoD is. I play it, and it is honestly and legitly, the funnest PC game I have played to date. Yes, I have played Black Ops, MW2, BC2, etc etc. but for me, WoW has the most replay value of any game, and plus it doesn't end. With monthly patches that are the size of expansions for most other games, and expansions equaling brand new games for other series, WoW will never stop. With a constantly growing subscriber base, it will be a long time until Blizzard shuts WoW off.
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