EA Sports has announced that the launch of its FIFA Soccer 13 has had very impressive sales during the first 24 hours of availability. On opening day, the game sold 353,000 copies in North America alone. That represents a 42% increase compared to the previous version of the game.
Within the first 24 hours the game was available, fans in North America played 1.4 million online games. The game also had the biggest launch date performance of any iOS game in EA’s history. The game launched Tuesday in the United States.
The video game launches globally as of today and is likely to continue selling very well. Around the world, EA reports that over 1.3 million copies of the game were pre-ordered.Filed Under: Gaming News