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Old 10-25-2012, 12:27 PM   #1
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Game not selling well

I just checked vgchartz to see how well the game is selling, and it has done pretty poorly. Across all platforms, it has sold only 210,000 copies. I feel like that terrible movie tie-in game that High Moon did between War for Cybertron and Fall of Cybertron really screwed the franchise. Anyone else have thoughts?
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Old 10-25-2012, 01:41 PM   #2
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Well before you can use these figures to determine if the game is selling poorly you have to determine a baseline.

Is this just for units sold on the PS3 or the 360?

Is it regional?

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Then you have to compare it too games of a similar category. It's not fair to compare a transformers game to a Halo 4 or Call of Duty which always breaks records when released.
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Old 10-27-2012, 12:20 PM   #3
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Well before you can use these figures to determine if the game is selling poorly you have to determine a baseline.

Is this just for units sold on the PS3 or the 360?

Is it regional?

etc.

Then you have to compare it too games of a similar category. It's not fair to compare a transformers game to a Halo 4 or Call of Duty which always breaks records when released.
That unit number is for ALL platforms worldwide. War for Cybertron sold over 500,000 units in its first week of release, so this is a big, big drop-off.
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Old 10-27-2012, 12:28 PM   #4
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Doesn't surprise me, personally I enjoyed WFC a lot more than FOC
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In that case, people will have to download more RAM for it. Consoles have come a long way since they first appeared, so this is very possible.
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Sorry people but VGcharts sales figures for this game on PS3 alone is 230.000. Xbox360 version totals 280.000. Pc numbers are about 2000. So worldwide cross platform equals 512.000 as of 31st of august 2013. Which isn't bad, so follow up game sounds reasonable to me. However Fall of cybertron totaled almost a million copies worldwide cross platform....
Did you really just revive a thread when it wasn't needed?
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