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[VGC] Homefront Sells 850,000 Units Worldwide Week One

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THQ's recent shooter, Homefront is off to a good start. Following reports from THQ of 375,000 sales on day one in the Americas, week one sales for the game reached 850,000 units worldwide according to VGChartz estimates. Roughly two out of every three units sold were in the Americas in the initial week.

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It looks like THQ's gamble on HomeFront may pay off. They have said that the break even mark is two million units, and thats pretty much guaranteed at this point.
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And you all doubted it......
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Shame they weren't all for PC .
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And that how many it will sell total
    
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It seems to me that with each new homefront sales articles they're trying to make a point that its a game worth buying. To this day I'm still not sold on it
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I wouldn't say 2mil is guaranteed

Aren't most video game sales in the first couple weeks after launch anyway? After that they become stagnant.

I'll wait until I hear the fact that they sold 2mil before we start saying it was a success, otherwise they won't even break even from the game.
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As many people who got this on day one and we're devastated by the pathetic storyline, poor controls, terribad audio(especially weapons), cookie-cutter characters, and the abomination that was multiplayer I seriously hope that the word has spread and that THQ learns from it's terrible, terrible mistakes.
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My friend bought it.

Hated it so much he gave it to me.

Hated it so much I gave it right back.

I don't understand how it sold even that many.
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My friend bought it.

Hated it so much he gave it to me.

Hated it so much I gave it right back.

I don't understand how it sold even that many.
Hype...enough said
    
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i blame piracy
    
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