Electronic Arts is calling Mass Effect 3 the, "first pop culture event and the biggest entertainment launch of 2012."

It's important to note that this is units shipped and not sold, but it's an impressive number regardless. Dr. Ray Muzyka, co-founder of BioWare said, “We have been truly humbled by the amazing response from fans and critics for Mass Effect 3.”

Check out our very positive review of Mass Effect 3 by clicking here.