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Diablo 3 Second Most Pre-ordered Title

Posted 8 Feb 2012 by

No release date as yet but it hasn’t stopped an increase to pre-orders for Diablo 3. According to the latest US pre-order figures from our friends over at VGChartz, Diablo 3 is sitting in second place just behind EA’s Mass Effect 3. Diablo 3 is also the only PC-exclusive title in the top 10 list which is pretty impressive when you consider what it is up against.

The top give titles on the list are as follows:

  1. Mass Effect 3 (360)
  2. Diablo III (PC)
  3. Kinect Star Wars (360)
  4. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (360)
  5. Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning X360 (360)

Are you one of the 611,692 people that have pre-ordered the game or are you holding out for some sign of a release date?

 



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