Electronic Arts has announced that more than 1.23 milion copies of strong>FIFA 13 sold in the first 48 hours in the United Kingdom. FIFA 13 is only the second videogame franchise ever to sell more than 1 million units in the UK within just 1 day.
The game sold over 4.5 million copies across all platforms worldwide in five days. It is the biggest videogame launch of 2012 and biggest sports videogame launch of all-time. FIFA 13 was the No. 1 selling game in at least 40 countries around the world. Also, September 30, 2012 was the busiest day for online gaming for a single title in EA history - 800,000 fans played FIFA 13 simultaneously. More than 66 million online game sessions have already been played on FIFA 13, representing a staggering 600 million minutes of online play.