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Hey guys,

So holiday season is right around the corner and this means... wait for it ... PREDICTION TIME!

Predict first week, 2011 and lifetime sales of these blockbuster titles:

 

  • Gears of War 3
  • Battlefield 3
  • Uncharted 3
  • Modern Warfare 3
  • Skyrim
  • Forza Motorsport 4
  • Resistance 3

First of all. LOTS of 3s this year...

I will start:

 

Gears of War 3:

  • 2.7 million first week. (+800k over GoW2)
  • 4.5 million in 2011
  • 7 million lifetime

 

Battlefield 3:

  • 2.2 million first week (Xbox 360) / 1.7 million first week (PS3)
  • 3.5 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 2.7 million in 2011 (PS3)
  • 5.5 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 4 million lifetime (PS3)

 

Uncharted 3:

  • 1.2 million first week
  • 3 million 2011
  • 5 million lifetime

 

Modern Warfare 3:

  • 6.1 million first week (Xbox 360) / 4.7 million first week (PS3)
  • 8.5 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 7 million (PS3)
  • 13.5 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 11 million lifetime (PS3)

 

Skyrim:

  • 1.1 million first week (Xbox 360) / 700k first week (PS3)
  • 2 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 1.3 million in 2011 (PS3)
  • 4 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 2.5 million lifetime (PS3)

 

Forza Motorsport 4:

  • 600k first week
  • 1.4 million in 2011
  • 5 million lifetime

 

Resistance 3:

  • 700k first week
  • 1.2 million in 2011
  • 2 million lifetime

 

Now it is your turn. Let's see your predictions!



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i think uncharted 3 can hit 1 mill 1st week

and being that i think uncharted 2 will do gears of war numbers ltd(6 mill) i think uncharted 3 will do the same



IIRC, We've had this thread before, but I'll participate....

 
Gears of War 3:
- 2.8 million first week. (+800k over GoW2)
- 5.7 million in 2011
- 7.7 million lifetime
 
Battlefield 3:
- 1.8 million first week (Xbox 360) / 1.2 million first week (PS3)
- 3.2 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 2.2 million in 2011 (PS3)
- 4.6 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 3.4 million lifetime (PS3)
 
Uncharted 3:
- 1.0 million first week
- 3.0 million 2011
- 5.5 million lifetime
 
Modern Warfare 3:
- 5.8 million first week (Xbox 360) / 4.7 million first week (PS3)
- 8.5 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 7 million (PS3)
- 13.5 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 11 million lifetime (PS3)
 
Skyrim:
- 0.9 million first week (Xbox 360) / 500k first week (PS3)
- 1.8 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 1.0 million in 2011 (PS3)
- 4.5 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 3.0 million lifetime (PS3)
 
Forza Motorsport 4:
- 800k first week
- 1.8 million in 2011
- 4.0 million lifetime
 
Resistance 3:
300k first week
750k million in 2011
1.7 million lifetime  

And just for fun. 

Arkham City:
- 0.8 million first week (Xbox 360) / 0.6 million first week (PS3)
- 1.9 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 1.8 million in 2011 (PS3)
- 3.0 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 3.2 million lifetime (PS3)
 
Assassin's Creed: Revelations 

- 1.3 million first week (Xbox 360) / 1.1 million first week (PS3)
- 3.2 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 2.9 million in 2011 (PS3)
- 5.2 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 5.3 million lifetime (PS3)
 



laughs out loud with the gears 3 end of year beliefs of under 5M go post your thoughts in here then http://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/thread.php?id=133084&page=1#13

not being real specific just posting some thoughts for a few of em
gears 3 i see 6M end of this year and uncharted will be at 4M will make thread when we get closer to release

MW3 6.5M 360 over 5M on PS3 1st week



                                                                

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Gears of War 3:

  • 3.25 million first week
  • 5.95 million in 2011
  • 9.00 million lifetime (About 2.25m more than Gears 2, it's going to be huge)

Uncharted 3:

  • 1.15 million first week
  • 2.95 million in 2011
  • 5.55 million lifetime (About the same or 0.10m less than UC2)

Skyrim:

  • 0.95 million first week (Xbox 360) / 550k first week (PS3)
  • 2.15 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 1.4 million in 2011 (PS3)
  • 4.25 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 3.25 million lifetime (PS3)

Forza Motorsport 4:

  • 900k first week
  • 2.25 million in 2011
  • 4.25 - 5.55 million lifetime (Depending on bundling).

Resistance 3:

  • 500k first week
  • 1.45 million in 2011
  • 2.75 million lifetime (About 0.30m more than R2)

All predictions are within +/- 50k.



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JustThatGamer said:

Gears of War 3:

  • 3.25 million first week
  • 5.95 million in 2011
  • 9.00 million lifetime (About 2.25m more than Gears 2, it's going to be huge)

Uncharted 3:

  • 1.15 million first week
  • 2.95 million in 2011
  • 5.55 million lifetime (About the same or 0.10m less than UC2)

Skyrim:

  • 0.95 million first week (Xbox 360) / 550k first week (PS3)
  • 2.15 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 1.4 million in 2011 (PS3)
  • 4.25 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 3.25 million lifetime (PS3)

Forza Motorsport 4:

  • 900k first week
  • 2.25 million in 2011
  • 4.25 - 5.55 million lifetime (Depending on bundling).

Resistance 3:

  • 500k first week
  • 1.45 million in 2011
  • 2.75 million lifetime (About 0.30m more than R2)

All predictions are within +/- 50k.

very optimistic on gears 3.



Gears of War 3:

3.5 first week.
5.5 million in 2011
7.8 million lifetime



Battlefield 3:

2.2 million first week (Xbox 360) / 1.1 million first week (PS3)
3.5 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 2.1 million in 2011 (PS3)
5.8 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 4 million lifetime (PS3)



Uncharted 3:

1.4 million first week
3.3 million 2011
6 million lifetime



Modern Warfare 3:

6.2 million first week (Xbox 360) / 4.8 million first week (PS3)
9.2 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 7.3 million (PS3)
13.5 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 11 million lifetime (PS3)



Skyrim:

1.2 million first week (Xbox 360) / 600k first week (PS3)
2.3 million in 2011 (Xbox 360) / 1.4 million in 2011 (PS3)
4.4 million lifetime (Xbox 360) / 3.1 million lifetime (PS3)



Forza Motorsport 4:

700k first week
1.4 million in 2011
5 million lifetime



Resistance 3:

590k first week
1.2 million in 2011
2 million lifetime



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Deus ex: human revolution:
lifetime= 3 million (x360) 1.9 million (ps3)

resistance 3:
lifetime: 3.5 million

Dead island
lifetime: 2.3 million (x360) 2 million (ps3)

fifa 12
lifetime: 2.5 million (x360) 4.2 million (ps3)

gears of war 3
lifetime: 7.5 million

forza 4
lifetime: 5.5 million

batman: arkham city
lifetime: 4 million (x360) 3.6 million (ps3)

battlefield 3
lifetime: 6 million (x360) 4.4 million (ps3)

uncharted 3
lifetime: 6 million

modern warfare 3
lifetime: 14 million (x360) 12 million (ps3)

elder scrolls V: skyrim
lifetime: 4.5 million (x360) 3 million (ps3)

saints row the third
lifetime: 5 million (x360) 4 million (ps3)

assassins creed revelations
lifetime: 8 million (x360) 6 million (ps3)

mario kart 7
lifetime: 16 million

super mario 3d land
lifetime: 14 million



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