June PC Sales Predictably Dominated by The Sims 3

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EA Maxis' The Sims 3 debuted in June with over 800,000 unit sales in the United States, according to Gamasutra.

The citizen-management sequel topped all console and PC games in June, easily besting Prototype's 600,000 sales across two platforms. The collector's edition of The Sims 3, the regular retail release, and The Sims 2 expansion Double Deluxe captured the top three slots on the overall PC retail charts.

For a look at the top-selling PC retail games of June, click through:

  1. The Sims 3 (EA The Sims Studio, Electronic Arts)
  2. The Sims 3 Collector's Edition (EA The Sims Studio, Electronic Arts)
  3. The Sims 2 Double Deluxe (EA The Sims Studio, Electronic Arts)
  4. World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King (Blizzard Entertainment)
  5. World of Warcraft Battle Chest (Blizzard Entertainment)
  6. Spore: Galactic Adventures (Maxis, Electronic Arts)
  7. World of Warcraft (Blizzard Entertainment)
  8. Spore (Maxis, Electronic Arts)
  9. Empire: Total War (The Creative Assembly, Sega)
  10. StarCraft Battle Chest (Blizzard Entertainment)
  11. World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade (Blizzard Entertainment)
  12. Reel Deal Slots Adventure (Phantom EFX)
  13. Civilization IV: Complete Edition (Firaxis Games, 2K Games)
  14. WarCraft III Battle Chest (Blizzard Entertainment)
  15. SimCity Box (Maxis, Electronic Arts)
  16. Diablo Battle Chest (Blizzard Entertainment)
  17. The Sims 2: Apartment Life (EA The Sims Studio, Electronic Arts)
  18. Prototype (Radical Entertainment, Activision)
  19. The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion GOTY Edition (Bethesda Game Studios, Bethesda Softworks/2K Games)
  20. Ghostbusters: The Video Game (Terminal Reality, Atari)
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    July 22, 2009 7:39 PM

    I dont know whats worse: the fact that the sims 3 is dominating or that it was rightfully predicted to do so.

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      July 22, 2009 7:53 PM

      Hey, The Sims 3 is fun for a little while.

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        July 22, 2009 8:56 PM

        It makes you feel like fun is around the corner for a little while. Then the fun never comes and you realize you have been had. Much like WoW.

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      July 22, 2009 7:58 PM

      yep yep, if that's your outlook on the game, you're missing out

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      July 22, 2009 8:05 PM

      There is absolutely nothing wrong with a grown man playing with dolls, if they are hot lesbians.

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      July 22, 2009 8:14 PM

      well.. what games even came out in june?

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