Uncharted 3 'will be 2011's best-seller' - UK retailer

Naughty Dog threequel hit top ten pre-orders in 24 hours, says retailer

Uncharted 3 is set to be the biggest selling game of 2011 according to

Nate Drake's third PS3 exclusive adventure, titled 'Drake's Deception' has already outstripped sales for other big titles hitting the market this year including the Xbox 360 exclusive Gears of War 3, according to the retailer.


"The interest in Uncharted 3 is awe-inspiring," said ShopTo Marketing Manager Philip Driver.

"We made the game available to pre-order on the site as soon as the release date came through and literally with twenty-four hours it was already in the top ten pre-orders."

"Pre-Orders for Uncharted 3 are still coming in every day, despite it being nearly a year away. As it stands at the moment Drakes Deception has already outsold what is likely to be our other big title of 2011, Gears of War 3."

Uncharted 3's release date was confirmed as November 1 2011 back in December, the announcement came with a teaser trailer for the game.

Full on Uncharted 3 gameplay footage arrived soon after showing Nate and Sully scrambling their way through a burning building in true Uncharted fashion.