Publisher Neowiz and developer from its South Korean Round8 studio divided Information about the success of the Bloodborne-inspired action role-playing game Lies of P based on the fairy tale “The Adventures of Pinocchio”.
It was revealed that Lies of P managed to sell over 1 million copies worldwide in less than a month after its release. We’re specifically talking about sales – Game Pass players don’t count.
Seungchul Kim, co-director of Neowiz, called Lies of P’s performance a testament to the potential of Korean console gaming on a global scale and also pointed out that the team is proud of the work done.
Lies of P director Ji-won Choi thanked players for their interest in the project and hinted that this isn’t the end: “We can’t wait to tell you what the future holds for Lies of P, but the time isn’t right yet.”.
Previously, we found a mention of DLC among the job vacancies on the Neowiz website. The authors have not announced that Lies of P will receive one or more additions in the future, but promised Present a timeline for the development of the game.
Furthermore, the ending of Lies of P clearly suggests this (be careful, spoiler) keep going. Judging by the teaser at the end, the next game in the series will be based on a completely different work of classic children’s literature.
Lies of P was released on September 19th on PC (Steam), PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and S, and Game Pass. The players take on the role of the mechanical puppet Pinocchio, who can lie like in a fairy tale – the lie influences the ending.