Nier Automata sales top 3 million copies worldwide

On Wednesday, Square Enix announced via Twitter that NieR: Automata has sold 3 million copies worldwide, including both physical and digital sales.

Nier Automata tops 3 million sales-the splintering-twitter

While those aren’t ground-breaking numbers, they have to be encouraging to Square Enix as the original NieR (aka NieR: Gestalt in some territories) sold for a combined total of less than a million copies on PS3 and Xbox 360. This tripling in sales indicates that gamers have roundly embraced the sequel, and critics seem to like it too, as NieR: Automata was the recipient of several gaming awards in 2018.

It looks like we have a franchise on our hands, fellas! Let’s celebrate with some slick NieR: Automata artwork by Artgerm Lau!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s