The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition Sells an Estimated 939K Units First Week at Retail - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 22 November 2016 / 53,958 Views
The remastered version of the open world action RPG from Bethesda - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition - sold 938,734 units first week at retail, according to our estimates. First week sales can be viewed on the VGChartz Global Weekly Chart for the week ending October 29.
Breaking down the sales by platform, the game sold best on the PlayStation 4 with 589,449 units sold (63%), compared to 349,285 units sold on the Xbox One (37%).
Breaking down the sales by region, the game sold best in the US with 417,968 units sold (45%), compared to 354,622 units sold in Europe (38%). Looking more closely at Europe, the game sold an estimated 116,458 units in the UK, 45,876 units in Germany, and 38,760 units in France.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition released for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One worldwide on October 28.
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