The Last of Us sells over 3 million units
Fastest selling new IP on PlayStation 3 ever
Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that the global sales of The Last of Us exceeded 3.4 million units as of July 3rd.
This sales figure was achieved in less than 3 weeks since the global launch on June 14th. The PlayStation 3 exclusive title has surpassed all sales expectations to become the fastest-selling PS3 title of 2013.
"These sales figures are a testament to the blockbuster quality of The Last of Us," said Shuhei Yoshida, President of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios. "The teams at Naughty Dog are true visionaries and their storytelling capabilities are second to none, this title is an undisputed demonstration of that."
Naughty Dog's other PS3 franchise is the Uncharted series.