FIFA 13 Sells 1 Million Units In UK – Sets Opening Week Record

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FIFA 13 is setting records in sales like no problem. The game had just recently recorded a milestone in sales in North America. It followed that up by selling one million units in it’s opening weekend in UK; which is another record.

Amongst the sales the Xbox 360 version accounted for 56% of total units sold, the PS3 42% and the PC a mere 2% of sales. Compared to the previous FIFA 12 title we have seen an amazing 27% increase in sales.

Previously three other titles have held similar records of selling one million units in their opening weekends. Those were all Call of Duty titles: Black Ops, Modern Ware 2 and Modern Warfare 3.

FIFA 13 also accounted for 72% of all games sold during the week, which is another record.

Saqib is our leading news editor with his posts helping to make up the brunt of our daily news posts. He's a PC gamer at heart, and his favorite game is Diablo II.

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