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Starcraft 2 breaks 3m sales

Sci-Fi RTS continues to fly off shelves

Blizzard's announced that StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty has sold over 3 million copies worldwide in the first month of its release.

The stat enforces the game's claim to being the bestselling PC game of 2010 and the fastest-selling RTS of all time. Kudos.

Starcraft II topped 1 million copies on its first day and went on to sell more than 1.5 million copies in its first 48 hours.


"We appreciate all the enthusiasm that players around the world have shown for StarCraft II," said CEO and co-founder of Blizzard Entertainment Mike Morhaime.

"It was important to us to deliver an overall gameplay experience that was accessible, balanced, and fun, and it's been gratifying to see how strongly the global community has already embraced the game."

If you haven't picked up Starcraft II and those stats still aren't swaying you, read our Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty review for a push over the edge.