Skyrim Hits 3.5 Million Mark In 48 Hours

By Lauren Alessandra on November 16, 2011, 1:35PM EDT

In the two days after its release, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim reportedly sold nearly 3.5 million copies worldwide.

Seven million copies of the title were shipped for launch, which means that over 50 percent of those were sold within the first two days of Skyrim's release. Skyrim has even set records on Steam with 280,000 copies sold. Bethesda estimates that these launch units will generate over $450 million globally which would make Skyrim one of the company's best selling games to date.

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