Battlefield 3 Sells 5 Million Units in First Week

The fastest-selling game in EA history
Based on internal estimates, Battlefield 3 has sold through five million units in the first week globally, making it the fastest-selling game in EA's history, Electronic Arts announced. In addition, Battlefield 3 now has more than 2.5 Million "likes" on Facebook and over 200K followers on Twitter. Battlefield 3 is powered by the Frostbite 2 game engine that enables players to pilot a range of vehicles from jets and tanks to choppers and jeeps. With the addition of Battlelog, the Battlefield social network service, fans old and new can stay connected as they rise to the challenge to become one of the world's best soldiers.