The Witcher 3 has been making waves ever since it got released and in the latest development, the games has sold whopping over four million copies in just two weeks.
The studio announced today that the Witcher 3 has received amazing response since its release and the number of sales only rising. Four million mark has been achieved in the first two week’s sales of the game. The game has been rocking the number 1 spot on UK charts. The game has been the biggest launch of the year in UK and its sale record is 608 percent better than the previous installment of the game, The Witcher 2.
In October last year, it was revealed that each CD Projekt Red Witcher games, The Witcher 1, The Witcher: Enhanced Edition, The Witcher 2, The Witcher 2: Enhanced Edition Xbox 360 hit the total record of 6 million. Keeping that record in mind, Witcher 3’s success is an absolute winner. The third installment of the game, The Witcher 3 debuted on May 19th on gaming platforms such PC, Xbox One and PS4.
CD Projekt’s co-founder, Marcin Iwinski said, “Since day one, you have given us tons of positive feedback and support – the sheer volume of emails we’ve gotten since launch simply congratulating us for our efforts is both epic and heart warming, and I wish every developer comes to have such a fantastic community. I’d like to take this opportunity to thank the 4m gamers worldwide who bought The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt in the first two weeks from launch. 4m RPG fans spending their hard-earned money on our game is a sign that we did something right, and you can be sure that we’ll harness all that positive energy and make the upcoming expansions worthy of the grand adventure that you’re telling us Wild Hunt already is.” he said.
With such record-breaking success, it would be interesting to see how the studio manages to sustain it in the forthcoming parts of The Witcher.