Metroid Dread Is Now The Collection’ Greatest-Promoting Recreation

Metroid Dread has bought 2.9 million models since its launch in October 2021, making it the best-selling Metroid recreation of all time. The document was beforehand held by 2002’s Metroid Prime with 2.84 million models bought. The brand new figures comes from Nintendo’s most up-to-date earnings name. (Thanks Nintendo Life.)

The extremely anticipated Metroid Dread was on Amazon online game best-sellers checklist in Australia, North America, the UK, and Japan. It was additionally probably the most pre-ordered recreation post-E3 2021 at GameStop. Metroid Dread had its highest-selling bodily recreation launch within the UK. Together with digital copies, it shortly turned the fastest-selling Metroid recreation in that area. In North America, Metroid Dread bought over 854,000 models in its first month, and in Japan, it bought 86,798 retail models in simply two days earlier than promoting roughly 270,000 within the first week alone. One other 2.63 million gross sales got here from different areas the world over.

In 2021, Metroid Dread was nominated for a lot of awards at each The Golden Joystick Awards and The Recreation Awards, successful Greatest Motion/Journey Recreation on the latter showcase and the Nintendo Recreation of the Yr on the Golden Joysticks. It was additionally named one of many 10 best games of the year by GameSpot

Nintendo didn’t specify a launch date for Metroid Prime 4. This is not stunning since Nintendo reported that it was restarting development on the oft-delayed game. For extra on Metroid, examine all we all know on Metroid Prime 4 and our Metroid Dread review.

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