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We need to set a baseline

Wii Sports - 81 million
Minecraft - 42 million
Tetris - 30 million
Nintendogs - 25 million
WiiFit - 23 million
Kinect Adventures - 21 million
Brain Age - 20 million
Gran Turismo - 11 million

http://www.joystiq.com/2014/02/06/destiny-to-be-best-selling-game-in-history-according-to-activi/

Kotick's direct quote from the earnings statement is that Activision expects "Destiny will become the best-selling new video game IP in history,"

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Quick someone look up what's the current record holder!



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Face the future.. Gamecenter ID: nikkom_nl (oh no he didn't!!)

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iOS version confirmed?



Isn't that Wii Sports

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Just keep on expecting, Mr. video game industry.

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MohammadBadir said:
Isn't that Wii Sports


You've also got Super Mario Bros at 40 mil.



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Prediction, it will not surpass Minecraft.

However, I think it can become the best selling Triple A new IP.

  

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LemonSlice said:
MohammadBadir said:
Isn't that Wii Sports


You've also got Super Mario Bros at 40 mil.


Wii Sports was bundled so not fair.

Super Mario Bros also massively bundled and not the first Mario game.



  

Mr Puggsly in Adventure of Backlog: Ultimate Evil Edition!

Chipping Away At
: Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition for 360 - The Walking Dead: Season Two for 360 - Dragon's Crown for PS3

Recently Completed
:
Wolf Among Us for 360 (4/5) - King Kong for 360 (2/5) - Killer is Dead for 360 (3/5) - Def Jam: Icon for 360 (2/5) - WWE Legends of Wrestlemania for 360 (2/5) - Ghostbusters for 360 (3/5) - Bastion for 360 (4/5) - Mark of the Ninja for 360 (3/5) - Dust: An Elysian Tale for 360 (4/5) - Dragon's Dogma for 360 (3/5) - Kingdoms of Amalur for 360 (3/5) - Watch Dogs for X1 (3/5) - Wolfenstein: New Order for X1 (4/5) - Zeno Clash II for 360 (2/5) - Heavy Rain for PS3 (3/5)

Recently Gave Up On
: TNA Impact for 360 (Clunky controls and frustrating AI) - Wheelman for 360 (Fun game mechanics in a bad game) - Burnout Paradise for 360 (Needs fast travel and I'd rather play more Forza) - Midnight Club: LA for 360 (Again, I'd rather play more Forza) - Child of Eden for 360 (Great presentation, tedious gameplay) - Dungeon Fighter Live for 360 (BORING!) - Splosion Man for 360 (not my thing) - Fez for 360 (might try again at later time) - Catherine for 360 (fuck puzzles) - Fire Pro Wrestling for 360 (pathetic use of classic IP)

Player2 said:

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iOS version confirmed?

Well,  the iOS version alone will sell 100 million....... only if it's free to play of course.



 

                   
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You know what i think... when you have to announce it, its because your game doesnt speak for you.

I'm sure it will sell well, but i doubt it will be CoD big. I dont even know if WoW was CoD big and the thing is an MMO as far as i can tell.



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Minecraft is at 42 Million and counting guys.

Destiny will do good, but its not gonna get close to Minecraft.