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On Left 4 Dead 2 Sales & DLC

Valve announces that Left 4 Dead 2 has sold over two million copies in the two weeks the zombie shooter has been available, also mentioning that DLC plans for the game will be revealed soon:

Released just two weeks ago, over 2 million retails copies of L4D2 have been sold worldwide and the game appears to be on target to become one of the top selling Xbox and PC titles for the month of November. Sales to date are more than double the original title, which was released exactly one year prior to L4D2. And "Black Friday" promotions during the title's second week of availability in North American resulted in stronger than expected sales in L4D2's bid to become one of this year's best selling releases on both platforms.

"Left 4 Dead 2 is off to a great start with strong support at retail and great reviews from the press," said Doug Lombardi, VP of marketing at Valve. "Meanwhile the title has already been played by over 1 million Xbox LIVE Gold account holders, and news regarding L4D2 DLC 1 is coming very soon."

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16. Re: On Left 4 Dead 2 Sales & DLC<br> Dec 1, 2009, 18:02 DG
 
> pointless moan ahead...

today I spent more than half an hour with servers apparently crashing on or just after connect. Just now I check and there's a patch out - same thing's happened a couple of times before. Bit annoying when this happens on Steam, servers get ahead or behind you and you don't have the option of catching up until the client gets around to it.

Yeah #whine I know, but when you have about 1 1/2 hours spare time losing half an hour to silly things like that is annoying, especially when it means there isn't enough time left for a campaign. Most games give some kind of indication of what the issue is so you can either sort it or go do something else.
 
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