Amazon: BF3 pre-orders up more than 2,000 percent against BF2

Wednesday, 10th August 2011 09:35 GMT By Johnny Cullen

Wowzers. Amazon UK’s announced this morning that pre-orders for Battlefield 3 are more than 2,000 percent higher than those for Battlefield 2.

The exact figured given by the online retailer in a press release this morning said it was seeing pre-orders for the DICE shooter up by 2,302 percent against BF2.

Amazon also gave figures for other upcoming Christmas titles. Pre-orders on Modern Warfare 3 are up 321 percent against Black Ops, while Gears of War 3 is seeing a 216 percent count against Gears 2.

FIFA 12′s pre-orders are up by 325 percent compared to last year’s, with Batman: Arkham City seeing a 349 percent jump over Arkham Asylum.

But the biggest leading game besides BF3 on the list is Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception: the Naughty Dog action title has seen pre-orders go ahead by 488 percent compared to UC2: Among Thieves.



  1. Maximum Payne

    They already said pre orders are similar with Black Ops…

    #1 3 years ago
  2. EvilGost

    against Battlefield 2 or Battlefield: Bad Company 2 ?

    #2 3 years ago
  3. Johnny Cullen

    Battlefield 2.

    #3 3 years ago
  4. SplatteredHouse

    Isn’t that a pointless metric? More people buy and play video games what, than two hardware generations ago. Thanks, Captain Obvious!:D

    #4 3 years ago
  5. Fin

    Yeah, BF2 v BF3 is a pointless comparison.
    The other ones are quite interesting though.

    #5 3 years ago
  6. BULArmy

    So the whole shit about the game is not on Steam is not so real.

    #6 3 years ago

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