Halo 3 Sells 1.8 Million Copies in 8 Hours
Written Wednesday, September 26, 2007 By Dan WebbView author's profile
Gaming Today have been on the hunt for stats regarding the Halo 3 launch and they uncovered a few interesting stats for you statisticians out there.
"... the Xbox 360 exclusive title has sold through 1.8 million copies during the first 8 hours of release. The break down is 1.5 million sold through pre-orders, with an additional 300,000 copies sold without pre-order. Estimations predict that a total of 950,000 units will be sold within the first 24 hours, bringing the grand total to 2.45 million"
Just shows what a multi million franchise and some avid gamers can really do.