Gran Turismo Sport Tops an Estimated 2 Million Units Sold Worldwide at Retail - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 14 January 2018 / 16,725 Views
The racing game from publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment and developer Polyphony Digital - Gran Turismo Sport - has reached a new sales milestone, according to our estimates. The game has surpassed two million units sold worldwide at retail. The figure can be viewed on the VGChartz Global Weekly Chart for the week ending November 25.
Gran Turismo Sport sold 549,507 units for the week ending to bring lifetime sales to 2,098,514 units. It took the game six weeks to reach the milestone.
Breaking down the sales by region, the game sold best in Europe with 1,313,255 units sold (63%), compared to 285,898 units sold in the US (14%) and 184,087 units sold in Japan (9%). Looking more closely at Europe, the game sold an estimated 267,975 units in the UK, 221,046 units in Germany, and 181,863 units in France.
Gran Turismo Sport released for the PlayStation 4 in North America on October 17, in Europe on October 18 and in Japan on October 19.
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