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Final Fantasy series has sold 85 million copies globally

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on 23 April 2009

Square Enix has revealed that the RPG juggernaut known as Final Fantasy has sold a whopping 85 million units worldwide since the franchise made its debut in 1987.

The Japanese publishing giant also detailed lifetime figures for Dragon Quest and Kingdom Hearts, which have accumulated 47 million and 12 million unit sales each, respectively.

The news comes following Square’s move to take over ailing British publisher Eidos, where the company also divulged sales figures for the likes of Tomb Raider (30+ million globally), Hitman (8+ million copies) and Kane & Lynch (just under 2 million units)

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