Fallout 3 has outsold all previous Fallout games combined in just a week of being on sale.
is doing pretty well for itself it seems. According to recent sales figures from GfK Chart-Track
Bethesda's foray into the post-nuclear genre has sold almost 60 percent faster than the studios last title, Oblivion
What's more, Fallout 3
is currently topping the sales charts on all platforms it was released on and has outsold all of the previous Fallout
games combined, including the lack-lustre spin-offs Brotherhood of Steel
and Fallout Tactics
According to sales figures around 55 percent of those sales were done on the Xbox 360, 28 percent were done on the PlayStation 3 and only 17 percent on the PC. Looks like Bethesda was right to aim the game at the Xbox 360
then, from a financial point of view anyway.
managed to top the All Formats chart too, knocking Fable 2
from the top-spot and resisting the rising successes of FIFA '09
and Wii Fit
despite the fact that Wii Fit
was enjoy a week of phenomenal sales, again.
casts players as an adventurer in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, searching for their father while staving off super mutants and trying to survive amid the ruins of Washington DC.
You can check out our full Fallout 3 review
for more information on the game, or just let us know what you think in the forums