From Dust: Ubisoft presents own sales record for Xbox 360 games

In “From Dust” you protect your family from tsunamis and volcanic eruptions.

W ith the sandbox game “From Dust” breaks the French game maker Ubisoft record sales – the gods simulation exceeds the inhouse Xbox Live arcade high score: Compared to undisclosed previous record holder to increased sales on the first day of sale by 45 percent. The success was predictable, because “From Dust” pulled before publication in the spotlight of the gaming world: The Gods entertaining fun creamed on the E3 game exhibition in 2011 numerous awards from – and convinced the editors. Last doubters should the Sch√§ppchenpreis retune of 15 euros. No wonder, then, that Ubisoft published the bestseller soon also for PC and PS3.

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Released “From Dust”: July 27, 2011 for Xbox 360. The PC Fasssung follows 17 August 2011, the date for the PS3 implementation is still open. The title is only available as a downloadable game via online platforms Steam, Playstation Network and Xbox Live. (Ag)