The game has surpassed 13.4 million units released as of March 31
Kodoani.com – The CEO of NPD Group, Mat Piscatella, revealed on Friday that the action RPG Elden Ring by Bandai Namco Entertainment and FromSoftware have been the best-selling “premium” series in the United States for the past 12 months (ending April 2022), surpassing Call of Duty: Vanguard. The statistics game is the best-selling game in the US in 2022 so far, and the second best-selling game in April.
According to Forbes, the game has achieved half of the lifetime sales of FromSoftware’s entire Dark Souls trilogy.
Kadokawa’s latest earnings release for fiscal year 2021 (April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022) announced on Thursday that the game has shipped 13.4 million copies worldwide. as of March 31.
The game is out for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S and PC via Steam on February 25, and sold 12 million copies within two weeks of launch. It was originally scheduled to release on January 21, but was delayed.
Hidetaka Miyazaki (Dark Souls, Dark Souls III, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice) and author George RR Martin (Game of Thrones) collaborated to create the game’s world.