FIFA '13 Sells over 350,000 in First 24 Hours in North America

-Jimmy Kovalski

EA has announced a record-breaking first day for FIFA Soccer 13. In its first 24 hours on sale, over 350,000 copies of FIFA 13 were sold for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in North America. This is an increase of 42% compared to FIFA 12. More than 1.4 million online games were played on the first day, 35% more than last year.

EA had this to say on the situation:

“We’re thrilled that fans throughout North America have embraced FIFA Soccer 13 in such a big way. North Americans appreciate a great-playing game and their level of engagement with our game is helping to drive the sport’s popularity in the United States.”