The NPD Group’s Mat Piscatella revealed an attention-grabbing tidbit about Final Fantasy VII Remake’s gross sales figures for the United States. The up to date tackle the primary a part of Final Fantasy VII is positioned to doubtlessly set some information. Most notably, it’s at present the very best promoting PS4 recreation for 2020. However, provided that it’s only May 2020, there may be loads of time for that to vary.
The first a part of the information got here when Piscatella shared The NPD Group’s outcomes for April 2020’s Top 20 Best-Selling Games for the United States. While Animal Crossing: New Horizons held the first-place spot in March 2020, it slipped to 3rd and Final Fantasy VII Remake jumped as much as steal first place within the area. Don’t fear, Isabelle followers, as Animal Crossing’s Switch installment is still in second place for the US best-selling video games for 2020 thus far, with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare in first and Final Fantasy VII Remake in third.
US NPD SW – Apr 2020 Top 20 Sellers – Final Fantasy VII: Remake debuts because the best-selling recreation of April. pic.twitter.com/He7cKtbS79
— Mat Piscatella (@MatPiscatella) May 22, 2020
When it got here time to deal with Final Fantasy VII Remake alone, Piscatella famous that its launch month gross sales, each when it comes to what number of copies had been offered and the way a lot cash was made off of it, was a brand new document for Final Fantasy within the United States. He famous that the final entry to carry that document was Final Fantasy XV, which appeared on the PlayStation Four and Xbox One.
Here is Piscatella’s full NPD Group April 2020 US Video Game Market Results video.
Final Fantasy VII Remake gross sales have been going slightly nicely on the whole since launch. It ended up passing 3.5 million copies offered worldwide in just three days. It additionally was the most downloaded PlayStation Store game in April 2020. Also, whereas it’s only the center of May 2020, the gross sales and efficiency thus far ought to nonetheless assure it as spot as among the best promoting PS4 video games in 2020.
Final Fantasy VII Remake is obtainable for the PlayStation 4. However, its exclusivity association will solely be in effect until April 2021.