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Xbox One sells one million in all territories world wide

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http://news.xbox.com/2013/11/xbox-xbox-one-momentum-announcement

Following a worldwide celebration, Xbox One launched in 13 markets yesterday to great fanfare. The team is excited to confirm the launch of Xbox One was the biggest launch in Xbox history, with more than one million consoles sold through worldwide in less than 24 hours – surpassing day one Xbox 360 sales and setting a new record for Microsoft.

Xbox One is now sold out at most retailers. We are working to replenish stock as fast as possible to meet the unprecedented demand from our customers.

Gamers couldn’t wait to play Xbox One and check out new games like “Forza Motorsport 5,” “Dead Rising 3,” and “Killer Instinct.” In the last 24 hours:

Over 60 million zombies have been killed in “Dead Rising 3”
Over 3.6 million miles driven in “Forza Motorsport 5”
Over 7.1 million combos in “Killer Instinct”
Over 8.5 million enemies defeated in “Ryse: Son of Rome”

And, fans also found time for some exercise, with over 43.3 million Fit Points earned in Xbox Fitness.

“We are humbled and grateful for the excitement of Xbox fans around the world,” said Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate Vice President of Marketing and Strategy, Xbox. “Seeing thousands of excited fans lined up to get their Xbox One and their love for gaming was truly a special moment for everyone on the Xbox team. We are working hard to create more Xbox One consoles and look forward to fulfilling holiday gift wishes this season.”

The launch of Xbox One unleashed a new era of games and entertainment. Xbox One brings the best games, live TV, Skype, sports, fitness, music and more to one system at the center of the living room, all available at the command of your voice. There are 22 game titles for Xbox One available today, including 10 exclusive titles.

For more on the Xbox One launch, check out the extensive coverage on Xbox Wire.

For more information on Xbox One, go to Xbox.com.

 

Pretty impressive, wasn't going to top the PS4, but after the terrible year the xbox brand has had, this must be good news to microsoft.



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I said 500-600k for USA 1st week.....I will be close!!



colafitte said:
I said 500-600k for USA 1st week.....I will be close!!


Thats what im thinking. Unless it bombed outside of NA



colafitte said:
I said 500-600k for USA 1st week.....I will be close!!


Vgchartz was off by atleast 400k in north america.



this is awesome news, im stoked that both consoles are doing so well.



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Im going to use the press release from here in my thread, ill give you credit :)



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Still has a few more hours to sell a bunch of consoles



MS kept saying they had the same amount of preorders as the PS4 in NA. What gives?



Panama said:
MS kept saying they had the same amount of preorders as the PS4 in NA. What gives?


Sure lol MS talking that good game



toastboy44562 said:
Still has a few more hours to sell a bunch of consoles

You want a hint how they got the numbers? "Xbox One is now sold out at most retailers."