RPGFan


Dragon Quest VIII Sales Exceed Three Million Copies
11.29.04 - 2:07 PM

Square Enix has announced that sales of Dragon Quest VIII: Sora to Umi to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi for PlayStation 2 have already exceeded three million copies in Japan. As widely expected, the game thereby has become the best selling title on all current generation consoles, topping the previous bestseller Final Fantasy X, which sold 2.49 million copies (excluding International and budget re-releases) in Japan following its July 2001 release.

According to research conducted DY Media Partners, the total financial effects of the release, including merchandise and walkthroughs, are expected to reach 51 billion yen (496.83 million US).


Back
Chris Winkler





Featured Content
Retro Encounter 1-2
Retro Encounter 1-2
Podcast
Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker Review
Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker
Review
Life is Strange Review
Life is Strange
Review
Mikolai Stroinsky Interview
Mikolai Stroinski on The Witcher 3
Interview
Rhythm Encounter Episode 21
Rhythm Encounter Episode 21
Podcast
Chrono Piano Album Review
Through Time and Space: Chrono Piano Album
Music Review
Bravely Second Preview
Bravely Second
Preview
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Random on iTunes
Rhythm Encounter
Rhythm on iTunes