Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that Naughty Dog's The Last of Us has shipped 3.4 million units worldwide in just its first three weeks. This figure includes both retail and digital sales. The game is the fastest selling PlayStation 3 title of 2013 to date and is exceeding sales expectations.
"These sales figures are a testament to the blockbuster quality of The Last of Us," said Shuhei Yoshida, president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios.
"The teams at Naughty Dog are true visionaries and their storytelling capabilities are second to none, this title is an undisputed demonstration of that. SCE continues to be committed to delivering unique gameplay experiences that redefine the interactive entertainment industry and The Last of Us is a perfect example."