Just As We Figured: Everyone's Playing Skyrim

Bethesda have announced that their recently released super-RPG The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim sold 3.5 million units in the game's first two days of release.

The company also confirmed that they shipped a total of 7 million units for the game's launch and are expecting somewhere in the totals of $450 million in sales.
“Without a doubt, this has been our most ambitious project ever,” said Bethesda Game Studios director Todd Howard. “After over three years of development, we’re finally excited to get it into everyone’s hands.”

Robert Altman, CEO of ZeniMax Media added: “Todd Howard and his team at Bethesda Game Studios have crafted a very special game. Anticipation for Skyrim has surpassed any game in our company’s history, and we are pleased that sales and reviews have reflected the quality and hours of amazing gameplay it provides.”
The game is out now for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.