13 Apr '11, 1am

Tiger Woods pro golf tour videogame tees off big: SAN FRANCISCO - ELECTRONIC Arts on Tuesday announced that a fr...

SAN FRANCISCO - ELECTRONIC Arts on Tuesday announced that a freshly-released 'Tiger Woods PGA TOUR' videogame teed-off with the strongest opening sales in the franchise's 14-year history. The California-based videogame maker estimated that 225,000 copies of 'Tiger Wood PGA TOUR 12: The Masters' were sold in the week after its March 29 release in North America. Those figures were 17 per cent higher than the previous opening week high set by 'Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 08' after it hit the market in 2007, according to EA. 'We expected fans to be excited about the Masters and for sales to be up significantly,' said EA Sports president Peter Moore. 'We're pleased that they are.' Versions of the videogame were tailored for play on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 (PS3), and Wii consoles. Xbox and PS3 titles were priced at $60 (S$75) while the Wii game software was $50. The game boasted height...

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