FIFA 15 Sales Top 5 Million Worldwide at Launch - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 07 October 2014 / 17,544 Views
Yesterday we looked at FIFA 15 launch sales in the UK where it topped 1 million sold. Worldwide sales have been released and the game has sold more than five million units across all eight platforms in its first week.
FIFA 15 helped push hardware sales. PlayStation 4 sales increased 37 percent to 255,954, while Xbox One sales jumped 73 percent to 157,715. However, the Xbox One also launched in a handful of countries around the world.
Just like in the UK the most copies sold were for the PlayStation 4. The game has sold 2.20 million units for the PlayStation 4 and 1.25 million units for the PlayStation 3. 833,336 units were sold for the Xbox 360 and 610,303 units were sold for the Xbox One.
The other versions of the game lagged behind. The PlayStation Vita version sold 32,765 units, the PC version 30,953, the Wii version 20,799, and the 3DS version 11,218.
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