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2 years ago#11
LightningAce11 posted...
How many copies has gta sold?


15 million. Expected 25 million by the end of the year.
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2 years ago#12
Not for a while, no. The thing with Black and White is that they came out on the DS at the very end of its time. By that point a DS would be easy and cheap to get and worth it as it was already very well established and had a huge library. The DS itself was insanely popular and well sold.

The 3DS isn't doing nearly as well, and it hasn't been out for that long at all. I think X and Y will certainly sell a fair amount of consoles themselves, though.
2 years ago#13
LightningAce11 posted...
Anyway, gta copies cost more, so Pokemon could very easily overtake gta in number of copies sold, but not money.


Yeah but GTA 5 has a huge console advantage. 3ds has sold well but not to Ps3 xbox360 level.
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2 years ago#14
Game on console with 31 million units sold worldwide

vs.

Game on console with 150+ million units sold worldwide ALONG with the 3ds units that can play it...

No reason to think X/Y would outsell it ANYTIME soon...
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2 years ago#15
Shadow Flare13 posted...
Not for a while, no. The thing with Black and White is that they came out on the DS at the very end of its time. By that point a DS would be easy and cheap to get and worth it as it was already very well established and had a huge library. The DS itself was insanely popular and well sold.

The 3DS isn't doing nearly as well, and it hasn't been out for that long at all. I think X and Y will certainly sell a fair amount of consoles themselves, though.


While you're right that the install base for the DS when BW came out was massive I wouldn't say the 3DS isn't doing well at all. Plus a pokemon game is going to be a massive system seller.
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2 years ago#16
I Hope Pokemon X and Y Out sell everything .!
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2 years ago#17
Needs the following answer: "Duh!"

:p
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2 years ago#18
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