|A screenshot from the game Battlefield 3|
The game, rated an impressive 8.5/10 inGamespot, was one of the most eagerly anticipated game releases in 2011. The game sold 5 million copies in its first week after launch.
The video game peaked in popularity during late October this year when it was launched in the US and UK.
Google's comparison charts puts searches for Battlefield 3 ahead of previous big searches like Call of Duty.