Sony Computer Entertainment have released a statement today, saying that The Last of Us has become the fastest selling new franchise in the entire history of the PS3 Console, it is also the fastest selling PS3 game of 2013, here is a quote from the source:
Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today announced that the global sales of The Last of Us™ exceeded 3.4 million units*1 as of July 3rd. This remarkable sales figure was achieved in less than 3 weeks since its global launch on June 14th. The PlayStation®3 (PS3®) exclusive title – released to universal critical acclaim – has surpassed all sales expectations to become the fastest selling PS3 title of 2013.
For those of you who backed up the game on your MFW PS3′s, don’t forget to check this thread:
Modding The Last Of Us