The Last of Us Part II Sales Tops Four Million Units in Three Days - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 01 July 2020 / 3,756 Views
Publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment and development Naughty Dog announced The Last of Us Part II has sold more than four million units in just three days and is now the "fastest-selling first-party PS4 exclusive ever."
The game launched for the PlayStation 4 on June 19 and reached the sales milestone on June 21.
"We are so immensely grateful to the millions of fans around the world that have played The Last of Us Part II and shared their experiences with us over the last week," said Vice President of Naughty Dog and Director of The Last of Us Part II Neil Druckmann. "We set out to tell a new kind of story, one that deals with difficult themes and would challenge you in unexpected ways.
"Hearing how the experience has resonated with so many of you and witnessing the type of thoughtful discussions it has sparked has been so incredible. We’ve also been so inspired by your creativity — whether it’s your gorgeous Photo Mode shots, jaw-dropping gameplay GIFs, or the songs you’ve recorded using Ellie’s guitar.
"The Last of Us Part II was made possible thanks to the efforts of the hundreds of talented and passionate developers here at Naughty Dog. We can imagine no greater honor than seeing that same passion mirrored by the people playing it. Thank you for helping us reach this amazing milestone."
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