Watch Dogs 2 Sells an Estimated 938K Units First Week at Retail - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 13 December 2016 / 59,030 Views
The open world action-adventure video game from Ubisoft - Watch Dogs 2 - sold 937,842 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 November 19.
Breaking down the sales by platform, the game sold best on the PlayStation 4 with 715,773 units sold (76%), compared to 222,069 units sold on the Xbox One (24%).
Breaking down the sales by region, the game sold best in Europe with 385,121 units sold (41%), compared to 381,276 units sold in the US (41%). Looking more closely at Europe, the game sold an estimated 78,244 units in the UK, 66,287 units in Germany, and 65,627 units in France.
The original Watch Dogs sold 3.64 million units in its first week on sale in May 2014. That puts first week sales of Watch Dogs 2 at just 26 percent of the original.
Watch Dogs 2 released for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One worldwide on November 15.
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