xbone accountted for 94% of Titanfall sells in uk, 6% on pc

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User Info: Akuryu

Akuryu
3 years ago#21
This happens every time somebody tries to compare PC sales to console sales. When groups like NPD release sales numbers, they are tracking retail sales. Retrail; as in people went to a store and bought a physical copy of the game.

While it's still common practice for console owners to buy a game in-store, almost nobody buys a box copy of a PC game. It's 2014. 90+% of PC sales are digital, which are not tracked.

That said, I'm sure more copies did sell for Xbox One than for PC. Why? Because frankly there isn't much else to play on Xbox One right now. Almost every Xbox One owner is picking it up just to end the drought. PC gamers are spread out over thousands of games and virtually every genre imaginable.

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OpheliaAdenade
3 years ago#22
Akuryu posted...
This happens every time somebody tries to compare PC sales to console sales. When groups like NPD release sales numbers, they are tracking retail sales. Retrail; as in people went to a store and bought a physical copy of the game.

While it's still common practice for console owners to buy a game in-store, almost nobody buys a box copy of a PC game. It's 2014. 90+% of PC sales are digital, which are not tracked.

That said, I'm sure more copies did sell for Xbox One than for PC. Why? Because frankly there isn't much else to play on Xbox One right now. Almost every Xbox One owner is picking it up just to end the drought. PC gamers are spread out over thousands of games and virtually every genre imaginable.


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Xeeh_Bitz
3 years ago#23
In the US, PC sales was #8 and Xbox One #10 for Titanfall(Amazon), but apparently Skylander took 8th place and pushed the PC version to 11th, moving the Xbox One version of Titanfall to 9th

http://www.amazon.com/best-sellers-video-games/zgbs/videogames/ref=vg_homepage_quicklinks_bestsellers?pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=merchandised-search-leftnav&pf_rd_r=11MTR2PMZJGZKG9HC7D6&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1737241102&pf_rd_i=468642
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Extortions
3 years ago#24
Neat. Now lets talk about something besides a washed up game genre.

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ExarOs
3 years ago#25
Tony_Biggie_Pun posted...
No one cares about this game except Xboners who want to justify their purchase.

I have a strong PC and I didnt even bother with the free open beta. I wouldnt even buy it for $10 let alone $60. Plus its multiplayer only. Not a good deal at all


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sonicteam2k1
3 years ago#26
CharadeSmith posted...
You have no way of knowing PC sales, most PC gamers buy digital.

Also what #8 said.


yeah I bought a digital copy of it, as well as all of my friends
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User Info: kcypher2000

kcypher2000
3 years ago#27
sonicteam2k1 posted...
CharadeSmith posted...
You have no way of knowing PC sales, most PC gamers buy digital.

Also what #8 said.


yeah I bought a digital copy of it, as well as all of my friends


Digital copies exist on Xbox too genius. Or do you only pay attention to that when people claim psn digital sales are 50% of full sales.

FYI on xbox live store Titanfall is the top selling game so either way you are wrong.

User Info: Xeeh_Bitz

Xeeh_Bitz
3 years ago#28
kcypher2000 posted...
sonicteam2k1 posted...
CharadeSmith posted...
You have no way of knowing PC sales, most PC gamers buy digital.

Also what #8 said.


yeah I bought a digital copy of it, as well as all of my friends


Digital copies exist on Xbox too genius. Or do you only pay attention to that when people claim psn digital sales are 50% of full sales.

FYI on xbox live store Titanfall is the top selling game so either way you are wrong.


according to Amazon.Com, one of the largest retailers, PSN Money cards are in top 10 sellers for video games, multiple times for different amounts, so yeah, I say a lot of PS games are digital
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Rybal
3 years ago#29
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
In the US, PC sales was #8 and Xbox One #10 for Titanfall(Amazon), but apparently Skylander took 8th place and pushed the PC version to 11th, moving the Xbox One version of Titanfall to 9th

http://www.amazon.com/best-sellers-video-games/zgbs/videogames/ref=vg_homepage_quicklinks_bestsellers?pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=merchandised-search-leftnav&pf_rd_r=11MTR2PMZJGZKG9HC7D6&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1737241102&pf_rd_i=468642


You reversed ranks somewhere
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Aarkshark
3 years ago#30
CHUBBYGURL posted...
outselling the 360 version.


Care to share your time machine with the rest of us?
Since Titanfall doesn't release on the 360 until the 25th (28th in EU)?
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