Analyst NPD Group Mat Piscatella (Mat Piscatella) spoke in his microblog about the first success of role-playing action with the open-world Elden Ring in the US retail market.
As has been revealed, Elden Ring debuted at number one general diagram top-selling US games (in monetary terms) in February and Xbox platform rankingwhile on PlayStation surpassed Horizon Forbidden West.
The result achieved allowed Elden Ring to become the sales leader in the United States this yearahead of Pokemon Legends: Arceus (excluding digital sales) and number five on the top best sellers last 12 months.
Piscatella too addedthat Elden Ring had the second highest-grossing launch (sales per month of release) among all games last year, losing only to Call of Duty: Vanguard, which debuted in November 2021.
Elden Ring debuted on February 25th on PC (Steam), PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and S. Bandai Namco Entertainment does not announce global sales dates for the game, but at least in the UK and Japan the launch can be considered successful be considered.