Dark Souls isn’t your blockbuster title with $100 million budget. No. The game’s supposed to be niche, but news that the insanely difficulty title has sold 2.4 million units globally is very impressive, and was enough for afford FromSoftware and Namco Bandai to forge ahead with the sequel.
Here’s the breakdown:
- 500,000 sold in Japan, the rest on Europe/North America
- The re-release which included DLC on the disk sold 700,000 copies
- 300,000 of the re-release’s sales came from PC