Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End has tallied 8.7 million copies sold, creation it a tip offered diversion in a array that continues to see exponential growth.
Those 8.7 million put Uncharted 4 over a tip as a best offered diversion in a highly-acclaimed series. While that competence be expected, it is still observant something, as a array sole a combined 28 million copies before Uncharted 4’s sales were even tallied.
All of this was of march likely by Michael Prachter, who claimed that a fourth pretension in a array could assemble between 7 to 10 million copies sold. At this rate, he might good have undershot a games potential, and a Playstation 4 exclusivity might not be as large of a interruption as creatively anticipated.
The Uncharted array is no foreigner to all sorts of top-selling marks. Uncharted 2: Among Thieves was a tip offered diversion in a month it was expelled and had sole a girthy 5 million copies in a initial dual years in existence.
To accumulate on that, only 6 months after Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception, a array had reached a large 13 million copies. Drake’s Deception also sold twice as many copies in a initial week as Sony anticipated, display that not even a conduct honchos accepted how large this array was getting.
This was all helped by a recover of a remastered trilogy, that helped a array strech tighten to 30 million before a subsequent pretension was even released.
The fact that it already has 8.7 million sole and it hasn’t even been a full year means that there is large upside for this invariably flourishing array to strike even aloft marks.
There is customarily something to be pronounced about quitting while you’re on top, though if Naughty Dog sticks to their position of finale a array where it is, we will be left to consternation only how large Uncharted 5 could have gotten.