GTA V surpasses 3.6m sales across the UK

GTA V surpasses 3.6m sales across the UK

Published On January 2, 2014 | By David Wriglesworth | News

More than 3.6 million copies of Rockstar’s acclaimed crime opus, Grand Theft Auto 5, have been sold into retailers across the UK.

The enormous sales figure is another startling reminder of GTA’s commercial appeal among the masses. The game generated$800 million in worldwide salesin a single day, with revenues reaching $1 billionafter just three days.

By early November, Grand Theft Auto V was on its way to becoming the best-selling console game of all time, with about 29 million copies sold into retail. Further sales will likely come from additional DLC and the long-rumouredGTA V for PC, should it materialise.

About The Author

David Wriglesworth is a Northern lad with a passion for gaming, who graduated from the University of Lincoln with a BA (Hons) Journalism degree. If you can drag him away from the consoles, you can probably find him Tweeting or watching Coronation Street.