RPGFan


Chris Winkler
DQIX Sells 2.3 Million During First Two Days
As expected, Dragon Quest IX is flying off the shelves in Japan
07.13.09 - 11:54 AM

Square Enix has sold more than 2.34 million copies of its DS-based blockbuster title Dragon Quest IX on July 11th and 12th, the first two days of the game's availablity in Japan. For reference, the PlayStation 2-based prequel Dragon Quest VIII sold 2.23 million copies on days 1 and 2.

Prior to Dragon Quest IX's release, some Japanese commentators have already wondered whether the game could sell 10 million units. The current record holder in franchise history is Dragon Quest VII. The PlayStation-based title boasts lifetime sales of more than 4.1 million units.


Back





Coming Up on Twitch

Tales from the Borderlands
July 31 • 9:00am PDT/12:00pm EDT

Sword Coast Legends
Aug 7 • 9:00am PDT/12:00pm EDT

Breath of Fire IV Continues!
Every Monday • 5:00pm PDT/8:00pm EDT

Star Wars: KotOR Continues!
Coming soon...

Featured Content
Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 7 Review
Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 7
Review
Book of Demons Preview
Book of Demons
Preview
Retro Encounter 16-2: Xenogears
Retro Encounter 16-2: Xenogears
Podcast
Ara Fell Review
Ara Fell
Review
Pokémon GO Perspectives Feature
Pokémon GO Perspectives
Feature
I am Setsuna OST Review
I am Setsuna OST
Review
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Rhythm Encounter
Retro Encounter