Today Square-Enix announced that Final Fantasy series has achieved world-wide shipments of over 100 million. Check the press release below:
"TOKYO, Japan – June 7, 2011-- SQUARE ENIX HOLDINGS CO., LTD. is pleased to announce that since the launch of the original title in 1987, shipments of the FINAL FANTASY® franchise have now reached over 100 million units worldwide.
The FINAL FANTASY franchise is characterized by its spectacular visuals, highly imaginative worlds and rich stories. Widely regarded as an industry leader, the franchise has earned the highest accolades from critics and users around the world.
"We are extremely proud of what the FINAL FANTASY franchise has achieved over the years and continue to be extremely excited about the future. I would like thank all of our fans, partners and development teams for their support,” said Yoichi Wada, president and chief executive officer, SQUARE ENIX HOLDINGS CO., LTD."
The franchise continues with the highly anticipated FINAL FANTASY XIII-2 which is currently being showcased at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) Expo in Los Angeles."