Nioh 2 shipments surpass 1.4 million units, Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity surpasses 3.5 million, Atelier Ryza 2 at 220 thousand
Koei Tecmo has posted its financial results (PDF) for the third quarter current fiscal year ending March 2021, and we have some updates on sales numbers for the company's RPG slate. As a whole, the net sales (up 64.7%) and operating incomes (up 201.2%) far exceed the previous year, largely due to the huge success of Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity.
The report gives us some shipment numbers for a handful for Koei Tecmo games we cover here on RPG Site. Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity has now reached 3.5 million units shipped as of December 31, 2020, the game having previously sold 3 million units within the first 4 days of sales. This makes it the best-selling 'Warriors' title from the publisher.
Additionally, Koei Tecmo reports that Nioh 2 has sold 1.4 million units on PlayStation 4, with an upcoming PC and PlayStation 5 version set to launch on February 5.
Finally, Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends and the Secret Fairy has sold 220,000 units in Japan and Asia. Its English release is this week: January 26 in North America and the 29th in Europe.
Koei Tecmo's Omega Force team also developed the upcoming Persona 5 Strikers, set to release next month in the West. Atlus recently announced that the sequel-spinoff reached 500,000 sales in Japan and Asia.