EA Inc.’s Battlefield Hardline for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4, Playstation 3, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One, Xbox 360 and the PC ranked in the top three software sales in Apr. at U.S. retail.
In data by NPD Group Inc., Battlefield Hardline ranked as the No. 2 best-selling video game software across all platforms.
Developed by Visceral Games, Battlefield Hardline is a first-person action title set against the backdrop of the war on crime and the battle between cops and criminals.
Multiplayer modes include Hotwire in which cops use high-speed vehicles to stop criminals from stealing marked cars, and Rescue, in which five cops must rescue a hostage from five robbers with no respawn option.
The final game includes single-player and multiplayer online functionality.