L.A. Noire Sells 550,000 Copies Day One in the Americas - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 18 May 2011 / 10,518 Views
L.A. Noire, according to VGChartz estimates, sold 550,000 units day one in the Americas for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 combined. 60% of these sales, around 330,000, are for the Xbox 360 with the remainder for the PlayStation 3. It is currently on track to hit around 800,000 sold by the end of the week in the Americas. With the release in EMEAA on Friday week one sales is on track to pass 1.2 million sold.
L.A. Noire is the biggest release of the year so far for both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The game is currently tracking around 65% the rate of Red Dead Redemption one year ago; therefore expect sales to reach around a combined 2.8 million after four weeks on the market and around five million lifetime.
Stay tuned to VGChartz for the latest sales news.