Keep in mind that shipments isn’t actual sales, but rather represents the number of copies that have been sent to retailers. However, it’s still impressive, and we know that Elden Ring has sold 12 million copies as of March 12 all the same.
Elden Ring’s success cannot be understated, however. The game became Europe’s biggest launch for a new IP since 2016’s The Division, and it has received overwhelming positive reviews. Speaking of which, you can have a gander at our own Elden Ring review here.
Bandai Namco Games has previously described Elden Ring as a franchise, which means we could be getting a sequel later down the line. Nothing has been confirmed yet, but given how well the game is performing, we can’t rule it out.