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Tales of Arise is a Hit and the Fastest-selling Game in the Series

Adrian Werner, 16 September 2021, 13:25

Tales of Arise needed only a few days to sell one million copies. This makes the game the fastest-selling title in the series.

Tales of Arise Rules on Steam

Adrian Werner, 13 September 2021, 11:29

Last week on Steam belonged to RPG games. Tales of Arise scored an impressive debut, and Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous continues to sell like hotcakes.

Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous With Great Sales After First Week

Przemyslaw Dygas, 11 September 2021, 20:38

Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous recorded a great debut. Within a week, the game sold 250,000 copies.

Pathfinder Wrath of the Righteous Succesful on Steam

Adrian Werner, 06 September 2021, 14:18

Last week on Steam belonged to the RPG Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous and the shooter Battlefield 5. Naraka: Bladepoint, and No Man's Sky and Phasmophobia returned to top 10 bestsellers.

Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 Surprisingly Successful

mokosh, 02 September 2021, 15:25

CI Games Studio boasted the success of Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 - over 560,000 copies of the game have been sold, and the title broke even within two months.

Cyberpunk 2077 on PS5 and XSX/S by End of the Year; CD Projekt Profits Above Expectations

Jacob Blazewicz, 01 September 2021, 22:14

In the first hald of 2021 CD Projekt has managed much better than stock market analysts predicted. The company also assured that Cyberpunk 2077 will appear on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S in a truly next-gen release later in 2021.

Classic RPG Pathfinder: Kingmaker With Good Sales Results

Adrian Werner, 31 August 2021, 12:11

Koch Media revealed the sales results of Pathfinder: Kingmaker and released a new trailer for the sequel, Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous.

Aliens: Fireteam Elite and Destiny 2 Go Hot on Steam

Adrian Werner, 30 August 2021, 13:23

In the past week, Steam users mainly bought expansions for Destiny 2 and Aliens: Fireteam Elite. Naraka: Bladepoint is still doing very well.

PC Accounts Only For 14% of the Market in Europe; FIFA 21 in the Lead

Gacek, 26 August 2021, 13:12

ISFE and EGDF federations published a joint report summarizing the situation of the European game industry in 2020. We found out, among others, that the best-selling game on the Old Continent was FIFA 21.

Chernobylite and The Ascent Among Steam's Biggest July Releases

Szarmancki, 24 August 2021, 18:25

Valve presented the July list of the best launches on Steam, in terms of revenue. The mentioned games include Chernobylite and The Ascent, as well as remasters of the classic first three installments of Final Fantasy.

Humankind and Naraka Go Big on Steam, but Only One of Them Gains Popularity

Adrian Werner, 23 August 2021, 11:10

Humankind was the biggest bestseller of last week on Steam. However, the true phenomenon is Naraka: Bladepoint, which is growing in popularity day by day.

EA Apologizes for Removing Older Games From GOG

Michael Kulakowski, 18 August 2021, 21:56

Following protests from gamers over the pulling of classic Electronic Arts hits such as Ultima Underworld 1 2, Syndicate Plus and Syndicate Wars from sale, the publisher has apologized for the situation and promised to change its policy on old titles.

People Can Fly Doesn't Know Outriders' Sales Figures

Michael Kulakowski, 17 August 2021, 20:47

Developers from People Can Fly still do not know how many copies of Outriders they have officially sold. They have not received any information from the publisher, Square Enix. This data is very important to them because it is the base on which they can demand royalties from the Japanese company.

Back 4 Blood Pre-orders Went Big on Steam; Grounded Reaches Top 10

Hubert Sledziewski, 09 August 2021, 14:12

Last week brought a big reshuffle in the list of the best selling games on Steam. New World, which has been on top lately, dropped significantly, and its place was taken by the upcoming shooter Back 4 Blood. Grounded from Obsidian Entertainment also made it to the top.

Epic Games' First Exclusives Were Flops; Only One Game Turned Profit

Qskan, 06 August 2021, 15:43

The documents released during the trial between Epic Games and Apple reveal even more interesting data. According to the latest information, the only exclusive game that made a profit for Epic in the first wave of exclusives was Satisfactiory.

EA Acquisitions Lack Industry Recognition; Apex Legends and F1 2021 Met Expectations

Hubert Sledziewski, 05 August 2021, 23:05

Blake Jorgensen, COO, and CFO at Electronic Arts are pleased with the sales results that F1 2021 from Codemasters is generating. He feels that the way EA acquired the studio should have received more recognition.

EA Boasts of FIFA 21's Success; FUT Engagement has Grown Significantly

Milosz Szubert, 05 August 2021, 16:57

As part of the report summarizing the first quarter of fiscal year 2022, Electronic Arts boasted the popularity of FIFA 21. According to the data, the latest installment of the famous series of football simulators has reached more than 31 million players on PC and consoles.

Nintendo Game Sales Leave no Doubt: Creators of Mario are in a League of Their Own

Gacek, 05 August 2021, 15:21

Nintendo has released its financial results for the second quarter of 2021. The company's games are selling in millions of copies.

EA to Expand the Mass Effect Series After the Success of Legendary Edition

Adrian Werner, 05 August 2021, 14:26

Electronic Arts has reported that Mass Effect: Legendary Edition has sold even better than the publisher's projections.

EA is Making a Ton of Money on Live-service Games

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 August 2021, 12:09

Live-service games like Apex Legends and FUT mode in FIFA 21 remain a vein of gold for Electronic Arts. Meanwhile, the publisher is reporting diminishing revenues from sales of its titles.

The Ascent is the Biggest Commercial Success Curve Digital's History

Adrian Werner, 05 August 2021, 11:57

The Ascent has recorded the best debut in Curve Digital's history. The small Swedish team's cyberpunk action RPG is selling well and generating a lot of interest.

PC Market Increasingly Important for Capcom; Company Celebrates Record Game Sales

Hubert Sledziewski, 04 August 2021, 19:22

With the release of Resident Evil Village and games from the Monster Hunter series, Capcom is celebrating the best opening of a financial year in its history. The Japanese have noticed the growing demand for PC titles and do not intend to ignore this market segment.

Obsidian's Latest RPG Sold Over 4 Million Copies

Gacek, 03 August 2021, 12:06

Take-Two's latest report includes information on sales of The Outer Worlds, the first intallment of Obsidian's new IP.

GTA 5 Continues to Sell; T2 Reports 'Insane' Results

Adrian Werner, 03 August 2021, 11:48

Rockstar Games titles continue to sell like hot cakes. Grand Theft Auto V has sold more than 150 million copies, and Red Dead Redemption 2 - 38 million.

The Ascent Conquers Steam; Tribes of Midgard With Good Launch

Adrian Werner, 02 August 2021, 12:57

In the past week, New World did not give up its position as the leader in sales on Steam. Despite this, the devs of The Ascent and Tribes of Midgard have reasons to be happy - both titles recorded a very good launch.

Aragami 2 Gone Gold; Impressive Pre-order Sales

Adrian Werner, 30 July 2021, 11:41

The team at Lince Works announced that Aragami 2 is complete and will debut as planned, this September. The devs also boasted impressive pre-order results.

PS5 is Sony's Fastest-selling Console; Decent Results for Exclusives

Hubert Sledziewski, 28 July 2021, 19:26

Sony Interactive Entertainment has shown off the sales figures for the PlayStation 5 console. We've also learned how some of the games available on PS5 are faring, including Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Returnal and Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart.

Mortal Kombat is Now the Best-selling Fighting Game Series in History

Jacob Blazewicz, 26 July 2021, 16:59

Mortal Kombat 11 is officially one of the best-selling fighting games in history. The excellent result of the last installment of the brutal series helped NetherRealm's series become the most popular franchise in the history of the genre.

Death Stranding Devs Boast of Sales and Improvements in Director's Cut

Hubert Sledziewski, 26 July 2021, 16:26

Kojima Productions boasted about the number of sold copies of Death Stranding. We also learned more details about the Director's Cut edition.

New World Continues to Surprise on Steam

Adrian Werner, 26 July 2021, 10:40

Steam users rushed to buy New World pre-orders to join the closed beta. RimWorld: Ideology and the action game Death's Door also recorded successful debuts.

Detroit: Become Human is Now Quantic Dream's Best Selling Game

Michael Kulakowski, 21 July 2021, 19:18

French studio Quantic Dream boasted that it sold a total of 6 million copies of Detroit: Become Human on PlayStation consoles and PC. Thanks to this, the title became the biggest hit in the developer's catalogue.

MMORPG Hunger on Steam and F1 2021's Excellent Debut

Adrian Werner, 19 July 2021, 11:22

Last week's biggest Steam bestsellers were Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin and F1 2021. Meanwhile, MMORPGs like Sword of Legends Online and New World also did pretty well.

Persona 4: Golden Went Big on PC; Great Sales on Steam

Paul Musiolik, 01 July 2021, 09:39

Persona 4: Golden is recording fantastic sales on Steam. Publisher Atlus reports that players have purchased one million copies of the game in one year since its release.

Steam Summer Sale Reshuffles Weekly Bestseller List

Adrian Werner, 28 June 2021, 13:09

Steam Summer Sale led to big changes in the list of the biggest bestsellers on the store. All games in the top 10 are game participating in the sale.

Steam Top May Releases Include Resident Evil Village and Chair Simulator

Adrian Werner, 24 June 2021, 15:34

May on Steam was marked by big premieres such as Resident Evil Village, Days Gone or Mass Effect: Legendary Edition. Old exclusives from Epic Games Store also did well. On the other hand, the biggest free-to-play debuts include Chair Simulator.

NieR Replicant Remaster Records Excellent Sales

Adrian Werner, 23 June 2021, 11:36

Square Enix has reasons to be happy. The refreshed version of NieR: Replicant is selling extremely well. Nier: Automata also continues to do very well.

Resident Evil Chapter and Naraka: Bladepoint Among Steam Bestsellers

Adrian Werner, 21 June 2021, 13:59

Last week's biggest Steam bestseller was the Resident Evil Chapter DLC for Dead by Daylight. The demo for Naraka: Bladepoint is driving pre-orders of the game, leading to good results.

2 Million Copies of It Takes Two Have Been Shipped to Gamers

Milosz Szubert, 17 June 2021, 19:03

Hazelight announced the sales results of It Takes Two. The co-op action adventure game has sold two million copies since the end of March.

Guilty Gear Strive With Best Fighting Game Debut on Steam Since Mortal Kombat 11

Adrian Werner, 14 June 2021, 11:52

Guilty Gear Strive turned out to be a real bestseller on Steam. Among fighting games, it was the best debut since Mortal Kombat 11.

Going Medieval Devs Promise Further Support and Comment on Game's Success

Paul Musiolik, 10 June 2021, 11:50

Going Medieval got off to a great start on Steam - number one on the sales chart and over 170,000 copies sold.

Sniper: Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 With Great Launch; CI Games Boasts of Sales

Paul Musiolik, 07 June 2021, 21:19

CI Games revealed the first sales results of Sniper: Ghost Warrior Contracts 2. The sequel can certainly boast greater interest than its predecessor.

Going Medieval Reaches Top of Sales Ranking on Steam

Adrian Werner, 07 June 2021, 13:47

The release of Going Medieval turned out to be a surprisingly big success. The game was the biggest bestseller on Steam last week. Another debutant in the form of Necromunda: Hired Gun is also doing well.

Biomutant Leads on Steam Despite Good Deals on Other Games

Adrian Werner, 31 May 2021, 13:12

Mixed player reviews, technical issues and competition from discounted hits didn't stop Biomutant from dominating Steam's bestseller list last week.

Capcom Boasts of Resident Evil Village's Excellent Sales

Hubert Sledziewski, 27 May 2021, 20:53

Capcom has announced that sales of Resident Evil Village have surpassed 4 million copies across all platforms less than a month after its worldwide release.

Biomutant With Poor Ratings, but Good Sales on Steam

Adrian Werner, 26 May 2021, 10:02

Biomutant's launch on Steam has been moderately successful. The game receives poor reviews from gamers, but it sells very well and achieves impressive activity scores.

April on Steam Belonged to RPGs, Remasters and Outriders

Adrian Werner, 25 May 2021, 13:59

In terms of releases, April on Steam belonged to RPGs and remasters. Successful debuts were made by highly anticipated games such as Outriders or NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139..., but the list of major debuts also included a few surprises.

Days Gone Wins the Hearts and Wallets of Steam Users

Adrian Werner, 24 May 2021, 11:26

Last week's debut of Days Gone on PC turned out to be a big success. The game took the first place on the Steam bestseller list and met with a very positive reception among the users.

2020 Was the Best Year Ever for Pen&Paper Dungeons & Dragons

Adrian Werner, 21 May 2021, 13:39

Dungeons & Dragons is experiencing a golden age. 2020 was the best year ever for the brand. It was also reported how many people are playing the game and the number is impressive.

Valheim Sales Will Soon Exceed 8 Million Copies

Adrian Werner, 20 May 2021, 11:41

Valheim continues to find many new buyers. The game's publisher has announced that it expects sales of the game to exceed 8 million copies soon.

Take Two's Financial Report; GTA 5 Sold 145M Copies

Adrian Werner, 19 May 2021, 14:07

We got to know Take-Two Interactive's financial results and updated sales figures for GTA 5, RDR 2 and the Civilization series, among others.