HermitGamer

Watch Dogs Legion breaks franchise Record for Starting Sales

Watch Dogs Legion Hero

Analyst firm SuperData estimates that gamers around the world spent $ 10.6 billion on games in October, up 14% from a year earlier. The console market grew 18%, mobile – 15%, and PC – 10%.

Game Statistics

The most successful game in terms of revenue was the action RPG Genshin Impact, which was released on September 28 on PlayStation 4, PC and mobile platforms.

FIFA 21 sales in the figure reached 1.5 million copies, which is 300 thousand copies more than the initial sales of FIFA 20. However, the previous part was released at the end of September, and the new one – in early October.

Watch Dogs Legion broke the franchise record. Initial sales in the figure reached 1.9 million copies, although the game was released only on October 29. Watch Dogs 2 was released on November 15, 2016, but its digital sales reached 431,000 copies in its launch month.

SuperData Analytics

Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time has sold 402,000 copies. The platformer was released at the very beginning of last month, but its digital sales were worse than Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy (502 thousand copies) and worse than Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled (552 thousand copies). Analysts attribute this to a crowded October release, while its predecessors came out in June.

Star Wars: Squadrons had initial digital sales of 1.1 million, more than Star Wars: Battlefront II (1 million), but less than Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (2.9 million).

Finally, SuperData reports that total revenue and subscribers for Xbox Game Pass, PlayStation Now and EA Play in October grew 142% and 113%, respectively, compared to the same period a year earlier. In both cases, the biggest growth came from Xbox Game Pass.

You May Also Like

Read More on Hermitgamer

Deiland Pocket Planet

Deiland: Pocket Planet Coming In December 25.11.2021 | Yaroslav Spanish studio Chibig has announced new release dates for its Deiland: Pocket Planet …

Grand Theft Auto the Trilogy

Announcement of Remasters of Grand Theft Auto Trilogy Rockstar Games has announced the long-awaited trilogy of Grand Theft Auto remasters: Vice City, …

Elder Scrolls Online Deadlands

Elder Scrolls Online: Deadlands Add-On Announcement The good news to all lovers of the Elder Scrolls Online! Recently, at the presentation of …

Speed Braw Video Game

4 Games for Free by the 26 of September Two popular video games platforms have started the give away of the games. …

Destroy all Humans 2 Reprobed

Info Leak: Destroy All Humans 2 – Reprobed The PlayStation Twitter account has information about the sequel Destroy All Humans 2 – …