Splinter Cell: Conviction sells 1.8mil in a month

Another number to come out Ubisoft’s conference call today is 1.8 million, the number of copies its Montreal studio’s Splinter Cell: Conviction has shifted through since the worldwide debut just over a month ago.

CEO Yves Guillemot says the company expects the re-invented shadow crawler to be big seller over the next three months as well and the main contributor to the fiscal year’s first quarter’s projected sales of ~$180 million. Sam’s still got it then.

Also revealed today were the sales of Assassin’s Creed II: “nearly” 9 million.