Sony Corp. this week said The Last of Us for the Playstation 3 ranked as the No. 3 best-selling software in July U.S. retail sales.
The Last of Us ranked as the No. 3 best-selling game software among all hardware platforms according to data from NPD Group Inc.
Sony in July said The Last of Us sold 3.4 million units in less than three weeks since launch of the title in global territories, and ranked as the fastest-selling new software title in the history of the platform.
The Last of Us includes survival and action elements amid abandoned cities decimated by a plague.
In the game, users guide the survivors to journey across the U.S.
Action elements include third-person shooting and contextual melee struggles against enemies.