MW2 outsold everything last year

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Although, I suspect more underwear and socks were actually sold.

Other than those essentials in life, Modern Warfare 2 outsold the biggest selling movies and albums from last year.

According to the Entertainment Retail Association, Modern Warfare 2 sold a fraction under three million between its November launch and the end of the year, putting it miles ahead of its nearest rivals Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and FIFA 10.

  • 1. COD: Modern Warfare 2 (Activision) – 2,926,637 game
  • 2. Harry Potter Half-Blood Prince (Warner) – 2,193,700 video
  • 3. FIFA 10 (EA) – 2,155,697 game
  • 4. Quantum of Solace (Fox) – 2,040,229 video
  • 5. Twilight (E1 Ent) – 1,815,543 video
  • 6. Susan Boyle: I Dreamed A Dream (Sony) – 1,714,369 music
  • 7. Wii Sports Resort (Nintendo) – 1,488,797 game
  • 8. Lady GaGa: The Fame (Universal) – 1,458,289 music
  • 9. Slumdog Millionaire (Fox) – 1,383,838 video
  • 10. Transformers Revenge Fallen (Paramount) – 1,362,020 video
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