Horizon Zero Dawn Uncovers 2.6 Million in Sales Worldwide

Horizon Zero Dawn Uncovers 2.6 Million in Sales Worldwide

Guerilla's action RPG is Sony's best-selling new IP launch on the PS4.

Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced that worldwide sales of Horizon Zero Dawn have crossed 2.6 million copies sold. The title went on sale on February 28, with these numbers marking two weeks of availability.

"We knew Horizon Zero Dawn was going to be something special, so to see the incredible critical reaction to a brand new game world translate into this level of sales is really gratifying," said SIE Worldwide Studios chairman Shawn Layden. "Guerrilla has created a game that is nothing short of exceptional, and the reaction we have seen from fans – from hours and hours of gameplay streaming to endless photo sharing – shows just how impactful it has been."

"We're thrilled that Horizon Zero Dawn has been embraced by critics and players alike. Developing the game was a labor of love, so it's extremely satisfying to see that it elicits the same passion and enthusiasm from the gaming public that we felt during its development," said Guerrilla Managing Director Hermen Hulst. "This is only the beginning of Aloy's story and our exploration of the world of Horizon Zero Dawn, with the team already hard at work on an expansion to the story."

Hulst also noted on Twitter that this was Guerilla's best debut ever.

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M.H. Williams is new to the journalism game, but he's been a gamer since the NES first graced American shores. Third-person action-adventure games are his personal poison: Uncharted, Infamous, and Assassin's Creed just to name a few. If you see him around a convention, he's not hard to spot: Black guy, glasses, and a tie.

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