Last November, the Metroidvania Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night was released, making it a feast for fans of the Castlevania series. The game from the creator of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, Koji Igarashi and his team, was well received by the press. However, on the Nintendo Switch, the project was criticized due to many problems, which, however, were gradually fixed. It is all the more funny that the version for this platform sold the best.
It was recently announced that Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has sold over 1 million copies worldwide. Speaking with Famitsu, Koji Igarashi shared details of the project’s sales.
“Nintendo SwitchIgarashi said when asked which platform received the most response. – Sales were well above our expectations. The game was released on Switch a week later than on other consoles, and I thought that fans could not wait for it. [и купят на другой платформе]so it was unexpected “…
The creator of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has also confirmed that the game is most popular in North America.
“There were always a lot of my fans there.– he continued. – North America used to account for about 50% of my game sales, but with Ritual of the Night that figure has grown even more. After North America comes Japan, China and then Great Britain – in that order. “…
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night tells the story of a cursed girl Miriam who tries to climb to the top of the castle to defeat the mad alchemist and save herself and the world. On the way, she acquires various abilities and faces both ordinary monsters and bosses.
The game is currently available on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
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