Despite all the disputation encompassing CD Projekt Red’s latest title, Cyberpunk 2077 may be a hit. during a speech act noticed by analyst Daniel Ahmad, the studio aforementioned it had sold-out close to thirteen million copies of the sport as of December twentieth. The estimate factors in sales across each platform, together with the PlayStation Network wherever you presently can’t get the sport, the quite eight million in pre-orders it increased before unharness, still as refunds processed by each physical and digital retailers.
With thirteen million units sold-out, Cyberpunk 2077 generated close to quite $780 million in revenue in its 1st ten days of accessibility. That puts the sport in some exclusive company. Rockstar’s Red Dead Redemption two created $725 million over its 1st weekend of accessibility. As another example, decision of Duty: fashionable Warfare grossed $600 million in its 1st 3 days.
Typically publishers aren’t candid concerning sharing sales unless a game is doing well. In Cyberpunk 2077’s case, there’s another motive at play. “The Management Board has set to disclose the on top of data within the type of a current report thanks to its potential impact on investment-related selections,” the corporate aforementioned. Shortly once Sony force the sport from PSN, CD Projekt Red’s stock born by concerning twenty two p.c, tanking the company’s market cap by $1.8 billion. it’s since recovered somewhat however that hasn’t stopped investors from considering potential lawsuits. whether or not today’s announcement are enough to mollify those investors, we’ll have to be compelled to wait and see.