TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,684 Reviews & Articles | 36,179 News Posts
Weekly Giveaway: Fractal Design Arc Cases Contest (Global Entry!)

EA's Madden NFL 13 sells 900,000 copies on first day, breaks the franchise's record

Madden NFL 13 breaks franchise record by selling 900,000 copies on its first day

| Gaming News | Posted: Aug 31, 2012 4:24 am

EA has experienced a very strong start to sales of their latest NFL game, Madden NFL 13. Within 24 hours, the game sold 900,000 copies, which has set a new franchise record for the game. Madden NFL 13 sports an improved physics engine, as well as a new career mode.

 

TweakTown image news/2/5/25590_07_ea_s_madden_nfl_13_sells_900_000_copies_on_first_day_breaks_the_franchise_s_record.jpg

 

EA also saw another record reached, with the day one peak simultaneous users surging by 28% over last year's day one gaming. Seong Ohm, Walmart SVP of Entertainment has said:

 

It was a phenomenal first day for Madden NFL 13, and we have high expectations for this great game to be popular throughout the fall and into the holidays. We're excited that our partnership with EA has helped deliver our customers unique access and content to this great game. There's incredible demand for Madden NFL 13, and it's easy to see why people are loving it.

NEWS SOURCE
Bgr.com

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Gaming news at our Gaming news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Latest Downloads

View More Latest Downloads

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Did EA kill the Battlefield franchise with the terrible BF4 issues?

Yes, Battlefield is doomed

No, Battlefield will live on strong

I'm not sure, but I know EA needs to improve its game

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Get TweakTown updates via Facebook!
Just click the "Like" button below