Best selling games of this year so far

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  1. Guild McCommunist
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    Unsurprisingly NSMB Wii is on tops since Nintendo loves pushing it's advert campaign up the hoo-hah of anyone. Red Dead Redemption is the big success story here... Not saying it would sell badly but it's been rocketing through sales.

    Shame about Mass Effect 2 though, that game was great. I still bought my copy though and I'm proud of it. Yet again it does get a lot of sales through DLC (and pretty much all DLC it has gotten so far has gotten raving reviews).
     
  2. Scott-105

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    Some games that are there are actually pretty surprising.
     
  3. Joe88

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    Just Dance...

    what?
     
  4. .Chris

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    Just Dance got in a place right above MG2?! wow, that sucks
     
  5. DeMoN

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    I wonder why Soul Silver did so much better than Heart Gold. [​IMG]
     
  6. RupeeClock

    RupeeClock Colors 3D Snivy!

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    Because Heart sounds lame whereas Soul doesn't.
    "Heart", it sounds like it's stuck in the 90s.
     
  7. Ferrariman

    Ferrariman Hip-Flop and cRap

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    hearts r "gay"
     
  8. Joe88

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    I thought we explained this in the main pokemon thread when it came out

    because heart gold sounds "fruity"
     
  9. Kwartel

    Kwartel The fairest in all the land

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    AND Lugia just looks so much better then Ho-Oh!
     
  10. Theraima

    Theraima I own this desert, bitches!

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    Guess SMG2 didnt do that well after all [​IMG]
     
  11. ganons

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    it was only released recently compared to the others
     
  12. bazzi_h

    bazzi_h GBAtemp Regular

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    How does just dance even work?

    It appears to register whole body movement with just a wiimote [​IMG]
     
  13. Maikel Steneker

    Maikel Steneker M3 Fanboy

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    Red Dead Redemption sold a lot more than I thought. I also expected Super Mario Galaxy 2 a little higher, even though it just came out.
     
  14. Satangel

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    Let's hope these Red Dead Redemption sales convince them to release it on PC!
    I want that game so badly....
     
  15. Range-TE

    Range-TE GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    smg2 hasn't been out very long, yet it still made it to the top 10

    i'm not surprised at all actually

    i'm also really hoping they port RDR to PC 8D
     
  16. Sir Spanky

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    Where is this from? North America, Japan, or a total of everything (Europe as well)?
     
  17. R2DJ

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    Tried it. It's weirdly fun... I think this is a hit because of the "broken movement detection". To me it looks broken as I had to do the exact poses and just mindlessly wagglin the Wiimote doesn't do it. That's why it's clunky, but it's so clunky that most people think it does detect your movements accurately >_>

    I can't wait for Kinect Dance Central and see how well that will perform [​IMG]
     
  18. DSGamer64

    DSGamer64 Canadian, Eh?

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    Buh buh Ho-Oh is teh moar powafow!!! [​IMG]
     
  19. monkat

    monkat I'd like to see you TRY to ban me. (Should I try?.

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    In Heart Gold you get Lugia when it's stronger...soooo...myth busted!
     
  20. Alex666

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    i swear i got shocked reading the title [​IMG]
    "NPD" is the right-wing political party in germany xD
     
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