Halo 3 brings 55% increase in Australian Xbox 360 sales

A bunch of official stats have emerged from the first week (well at least six days) of Halo 3 sales in the Australian video game market. For the week ending September 30 (six days after launch) Halo 3 has climbed into the 2nd best selling spot of all time for an Xbox 360 title, landing […]

A bunch of official stats have emerged from the first week (well at least six days) of Halo 3 sales in the Australian video game market.

For the week ending September 30 (six days after launch) Halo 3 has climbed into the 2nd best selling spot of all time for an Xbox 360 title, landing in over 70,000 Australian living rooms.

Software and accessories (including the special Halo 3 edition console) garnered Microsoft over AU$9 million in revenue.

In the Australian market Halo 3 accounted for 63 percent of all next-generation console software revenue, the AU$7.5 million in software sales setting a new record for the region.

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