The latest version of the most loved game all over the world,Battlefield 3, has sold more than 5 million units in its first week of release, according to a internal report from the publisher. It also revealed that achieving this feat has made Battlefield 3 the biggest and most successful launch in EA’s history.
Some interesting figures which gamers executed in the game include: 73 million savior kills, 48 million revives, and destroyed 67 million vehicles.
Patrick Soderlund, EVP of the EA said:
“From Tokyo to Los Angeles, Sydney to London, millions of fans have been playing all weekend long — we are overwhelmed by the global response to Battlefield 3,”
“It is extremely gratifying to deliver an entertainment experience that delights our fans, and to have the opportunity to introduce new people to the franchise. Already, we are seeing unprecedented play times and online activity which is very rewarding. This launch solidifies Battlefield as a leading entertainment brand,”