Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 has seen the highest first week sales in the franchise’s history, with a estimated 225,000 copies sold through between March 29 and April 5 in North America.
The digital side of things is also looking good, with revenue in this respect increasing by over 200 per cent; in fact, the iPhone and iPad versions became the top grossing sports game applications on iTunes throughout the first week of release.
Other interesting stats show that 7 million games have been played on all courses, 184 million golf shots have been taken, 1.5 million achievements and trophies have been unlocked and 12 million course mastery objectives completed.
“We expected fans to be excited about the Masters and for sales to be up significantly. We’re pleased that they are,” said EA Sports president Peter Moore. “Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters has earned rave reviews, and fans have played nearly two million rounds at Augusta National Golf Club during the first two weeks.”