Bandai Namco expects to sell 4 million copies in the month of launch

Elden Ring has already managed to conquer the players who took part in its Network Test, and there are many fans of the Souls series who have very high expectations for the new action-RPG curated by FromSoftware and Hidetaka Miyazaki.

During a recent Q&A session with its investors, Bandai Namco Entertainment, the title’s publisher, returned to talk about Elden Ring by revealing their sales projections at the end of its fiscal year. The Japanese company expects an important debut from the action game, and is confident that by March 31, 2022 (or just over a month after launch) 4 million copies can be reached.

“As for our next major titles, we plan to release Elden Ring in February 2022. The game has received praise from the gaming industry and fans, winning numerous awards at European events even before its release, and we look forward to it. to sell 4 million units by the end of this fiscal year. ”
A prediction that we can compare to the performances of Sekiro Shadows Die Twice (published by Activision), capable of reaching 3.8 million copies distributed within a month and becoming the fastest-selling game in FromSoftware’s history.

Elden Ring will be released on February 25, 2022 on PC, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X | S and Xbox One. A clip compared the game’s performance on PS5 and Xbox Series X.