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Sniper: Ghost Warrior sells one million in seven months

Wednesday, 16th February 2011 17:06 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

City Interactive has announced that a million copies of its PC and 360 shooter, Sniper: Ghost Warrior, have been sold within seven months.

“A lot of hard work and dedication by the entire City Interactive team went into the development of Sniper: Ghost Warrior, so we are understandably pleased about the worldwide success of the game,” said Marek Tymiński, CEO of City Interactive in a press release.

“This success is the perfect backdrop to reveal details about some of the fantastic games that we currently have in our development pipeline, including the sequel to Sniper: Ghost Warrior and a couple of unannounced projects.”

The PS3 version of the game is slated for release in March, and it will feature updated graphics, along with exclusive additions for both the single player multiplayer campaigns. New guns and maps are expected as well.

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16 Comments

  1. Maximum Payne

    I cant believe my EYES!!
    Dont get my wrong i happy for them to stand up in gaming industry but if i would bet how much game would sell ? I think i would say 400.000 top

    #1 4 years ago
  2. Gringoo

    Hopefully the sequel will contain improvements on the controlling.. and the gameplay.. and less bugs.. oh wait, City Interactive? I better put my wishes six feet under.

    #2 4 years ago
  3. baps

    cant believe this, one of the worst games ive played in the past 5 years. shows that if you stick the word sniper on something it will get eaten up.

    fair play though

    #3 4 years ago
  4. Mr-Brett

    No offence to the Dev’s, I’m happy for them but it really seems unjust that this breaks a million and Enslaved only sells 300k.

    #4 4 years ago
  5. DSB

    Very sad.

    I guess you can sell anything by slapping “Sniper” onto the box.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. Maximum Payne

    @3 Yea I agree but game is 20 dollar cheaper so it is 39,99 actually but again marketing was like non existing you have demo for Xbox and PC and they have even recource to program it for PS3 its like JESUS.I mean THQ dont have money for Metro 2033 PS3 version…

    #6 4 years ago
  7. Erthazus

    City Interactive sold 1 million?

    Thats madness… CRAPPY PC and console developer must die.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. Maximum Payne

    ^^ LoL why hate for succeed?
    Also i found one clip on youtybe for Crysis 2 the will have weapon custimisation like Crysis + you can buy new ability for you suit :)

    #8 4 years ago
  9. Prof.Dr.Moertel

    That´s just not fair :/.
    Awesome, creative and rather unique game like Alan Wake or maybe Blur stands at 900k sales or so and this crap is selling like shit :D

    #9 4 years ago
  10. Prof.Dr.Moertel

    ^ darn you missing edit button :D

    #10 4 years ago
  11. tontsa91

    How is this even possible? :P

    #11 4 years ago
  12. DonnerKebab

    Sold to who? To someone building a house constructed using game boxes, that’s who.

    #12 4 years ago
  13. Callum

    @12, amazing name.

    How the hell did this happen? It got terrible reviews if I remember correctly?

    Goes to show the power of MUMS buying games that kids don’t really want because it has a cool name + picture. lol

    #13 4 years ago
  14. Moonwalker1982

    Just ain’t right…Enslaved didn’t achieve this and i don’t get that.

    #14 4 years ago
  15. Kuwabara

    the ps3 version will be awesome!. Updated graphics and much improved AI and difficulty, new sniper rifles, maps.

    #15 4 years ago
  16. back_up

    PS3 version will be better than three shitty and will have zero bugs

    #16 4 years ago

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