Need for Speed: Payback Sells an Estimated 462,000 Units First Week at Retail - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 01 January 2018 / 14,273 Views
The racing game from publisher Electronic Arts and developer Ghost Games - Need for Speed: Payback - sold 462,431 units first week at retail, according to our estimates. First week sales can be viewed on the VGChartz Global Weekly Chart for the week ending November 1.
Breaking down the sales by platform, the game sold best on the PlayStation 4 with 349,945 units sold (76%), compared to 106,066 units sold on the Xbox One (23%) and 6,420 units sold on Windows PC (1%).
Compared to the last Need for Speed game sales are down. 2015's Need for Speed sold 672,043 units in its first week.
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