Killzone 3 Fails to Beat Killzone 2 Launch Sales

The first week sales for Guerrilla Games’ Killzone 3 – released last week – has failed to beat its predecessor’s launch sales figures.

Killzone 3 is the 14th fastest selling game for Sony in regards to week one sales, however, Killzone 2‘s launch sales betters its successor’s by being Sony’s fifth fastest selling title. Killzone 2 also remains the fastest selling game ever in regards to week one sales.

Killzone 3 is, on the bright side, Sony’s second chart topper in 2011; LittleBigPlanet 2 being their other. The shooter, meanwhile, managed to beat Bulletstorm to the top of the UK charts announced this morning. For more on the game, check out PlayStation LifeStyle’s review of the shooter.