The website TorrentFreak has calculated that this years most torrented game this year, in just a month and a half, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 has been pirated in the PC over 4.1 million times and about one million times on the Xbox 360, a little bit over 5 million copies in total in less than two months made this most pirated game of the year! This means that Activision lost about $245 million in sales just for the PC, arghhh, those pirates!
The Sims 3 came in second place as most pirated games in 2009 with 3,200,000 copies. Prototype in third with 2,350,000 torrented copies on PC. Need for Speed SHIFT in fourth with 2,100,000 copies torrented on PC, Street fighter IV came out in fifth with 1,850, 000 torrented copies. The Wii even had quite a few games torrented but New Super Mario Brothers Wii stood out with 1,150,000 pirated copies.
Don’t torrent kids!