EA: Crysis 3 and Dead Space 3 did not meet expectations
Publisher says big-budget shooters "came in below our forecast" despite topping charts during release month.
EA CFO Blake Jorgensen said sales of these titles "came in below our forecast." Specific sales figures for the games were not divulged.
Dead Space 3 sold 605,000 units and was the top-selling title in the United States during its February launch month, according to NPD data.
Crysis 3 was also released in February and was the month's third best-selling game in the US, moving 205,000 copies, according to the research group.
Crytek founder Cevat Yerli previously said that Crysis 3 is "so far, our masterpiece."
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