Sony’s Santa Monica Studio has revealed that God of War Ragnarok gross sales have smashed a number of data. Not solely has it already offered 5.1 million copies inside its debut week, however it’s the fastest-selling first-party launch title in PlayStation sport historical past. And never surprisingly, it additionally holds the franchise report for all the God of War sequence, although no precise numbers got. Nonetheless, the 5.1 million gross sales report at launch is nothing to scoff at.
God of War Ragnarok breaks data set by Ghost of Tsushima and The Final of Us Half II
— PlayStation (@PlayStation) November 23, 2022
It’s tough to place these data and figures into context, particularly by way of fastest-selling data versus extra common best-selling data. PlayStation has introduced different gross sales data previously, although they often had a narrower focus.
In July 2020, the corporate’s official Twitter account said that Ghost of Tsushima was the PS4’s fastest-selling first-party sport by way of being an unique IP. It offered greater than 2.4 million models within the first 3 days of gross sales. It was additionally the fastest-selling first-party PS4 exclusive in Japan. At across the similar time, The Last of Us Part II had also broken the record because the fastest-selling PS4 unique thus far within the UK, surpassing the prior report holder of Uncharted 4: A Thief’s Finish.