Home / Business / GTA V is the fastest selling game in UK history

GTA V is the fastest selling game in UK history

Grand Theft Auto V has beaten Call of Duty: Black Ops to become the UK’s biggest ever video game launch.

GfK Chart Track data reveals GTA V sold 1.57m units during its first day on sale, generating over 65m in revenue.

It breaks the previous record set by Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops, which sold 1.41m units for 58m back in November 2010.

GTA V launched Tuesday and saw consumers crowd outside 2,000 UK High Street retailers at midnight to get their hands on the highly anticipated title.

About MCV Staff

Check Also

Flavourworks hires new MD following £3m investment round

"As soon as I saw the company’s plans for the future, I knew I had to get involved"