San Andreas Seizes Top Spot in Japanese Sales Charts

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas was released in Japan on the 25th of January, 2007, and sold 227,261 units in its debut week. San Andreas outperformed the second best seller, Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker, by over 120,000 units. The game has undergone multiple edits, as a result of scrutiny and complaints by the media. The japanese version makes it, among

First Sales Numbers, Gamespy Review

The first sales numbers for Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas in the UK have been announced by Chart Track. Surprisingly (or not) the Xbox version has outsold the PC version almost two-fold. Needless to say, San Andreas shot to the top position after release. We expect some sort of sales information from the NPD Group soon concerning american sales numbers. Of

Take-Two Q4 and Year End Conference Call Details

The fourth quarter and year end conference call for Take 2 Games was held earlier tonight, which revealed the sales numbers and success of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. Take Two was very pleased with the performance of San Andreas, and considered the worldwide launch of San Andreas the “the key driver in the fourth quarter.” “We are incredibly proud at

Sales Still Strong

The success of San Andreas as not died out since the release of over a month ago, and is still expected by many analysts to be one of the strongest sellers of the upcoming holiday season. Sure eed for Speed Underground 2 has toppled San Andreas off the #1 spot, but San Andreas has kept strong through the releases of

Breaking Records Left and Right

Following up on San Andreas sales expectations we reported on previously, we now have some hard numbers to finally crunch down on. San Andreas has broken the first-week sales record for videogames in the UK. San Andreas sold approximately 677,000 copies, Beating the previous record holder, Vice City, which sold 250,000 in its opening week. This information comes from UK research body Chart-Track, who estimates

Sales Expected To Reach $225 Million In First Week

GTA San Andreas is expected to bring in sales totaling $225 million a week from today, estimated to be 10%-25% more than GTA Vice City. While this is no surprise to the GTA series, sequels to recent blockbuster games rarely sell more than their original. If you’ve got the game, post your comments in the San Andreas forum at If you still