Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells an Estimated 301K First Week at Retail - SalesWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 27 November 2015 / 19,761 Views
The Xbox timed exclusive Rise of the Tomb Raider sold 301,028 units first week worldwide at retail, according to our estimates, which can be viewed on the VGChartz Global Weekly Chart for the week ending November 14th.
Breaking down the sales by platform, the game sold best on the Xbox One with 229,742 units sold (76%), compared to 71,286 units sold on the Xbox 360 (24%).
Breaking down the sales by region, the game sold best in the US with 143,817 units sold (48%), compared to 124,384 units sold in Europe (41%). Looking more closely at Europe, the game sold 46,679 units in the UK, 19,844 units in Germany, and 22,323 units in France.
Rise of the Tomb Raider launched on November 10th in North America and November 13th in Europe for the Xbox One and Xbox 360.
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