Dark Souls 3 is now classified as Bandai Namco’s “fastest selling game ever”. The game was developed by studio From Software, and published by Bandai Namco which labels it as their most successful launch. Also, PS4 version of the game outsold Xbox One version in the UK.
Dark Souls 3 Breaks Sales Records, PS4 Version Outsells Xbox One in UK
No doubt it was one of the most anticipated game of this year and also received amazing feedback from fans and critics. Some of reviewers labelled it as the best game in the franchise. Although the publisher is yet to reveal the actual worldwide sales in figures.
On the other side of the news, it has been reported that the PS4 version has managed to outsell that of Xbox One in the United Kingdom. The current sales of PS4 version is stated to be around 3 times more than than the Xbox One’s, which in percentage are reported as 71% for PS4, 26% copies sold for Xbox One and rest of the 3% were for the PC version.
As per the report, physical first week sales of Dark Souls 3 is around 61% more than the previous addition in the franchise, Dark Souls 2. Quantum Break, which was on the top of sales chart after first week of release is now placed at number 4th after UFC 2 and The Division at 3rd and 2nd position respectively.
Dark Souls 3 was released last week, on Tuesday April 12th for PC, PS4 and Xbox One worldwide. The game was first release in Japanese market on March 24th. Stay tuned for more updates!