GTA V Generates $800 Million in The First Day Sales
Take Two and Rockstar Games just revealed The First Day sales figure and revenue information on Grand Thievery Auto V. In first 24 hrs (launch day sales), GTA V generated over $800 million in revenue.
According to details revealed by Take-Two, GTA V delivered the greatest first day retail sales associated with a title within the good reputation for the organization and also the Grand Thievery Auto series.
“Many of us at Take-Two are thrilled using the initial reaction to Grand Thievery Auto V. Once more, they at Rockstar Games have surpassed themselves, setting the entertainment industry’s new standard for creativeness, innovation and excellence,” stated Strauss Zelnick, Chairman and Chief executive officer of Take-Two.”
“Beginning at night time on Monday, consumers all over the world collected in anticipation to become one of the primary to see the evolution of the outstanding series. In The United States alone, greater than 8,300 stores opened up their doorways at night time to welcome fans whose loyalty and enthusiasm were rewarded using what The Brand New You are able to Occasions known as ‘the most immersive spectacle in interactive entertainment’. We’re incredibly happy with Rockstar Games’ creative achievement and may ‘t be more happy with the prosperity of this launch.”
Yesterday GFK Chart Track says GTA V is becoming fastes selling game ever in United kingdom because it offered 1.53 million units (the first day sales) and generated ￡65m in revenue. GTA V broke the record of Treyarch’s Cod: Black Ops which offered 1.41m units and generated whooping ￡58m in revenue in November 2010.
This suggest GTA V is off a flying start.