The third installment of Metro, which is already four years old, has sold 500,000 copies in the first quarter of 2023, with its improved versions for PC and next-gen consoles.
These are good times for the Metro saga, and not only because it is available at the best price with the new PS Store offers. It is already known that 4A Games is working on a fourth installment, which apparently is fully playable at the moment. The future is exciting for IP.
His latest installment to date, Metro Exodus, has become the best seller of the entire franchise. In addition, it is one of the best valued titles of the last generation.
Although it was originally released for PS4, Xbox One and PC (in 2019), Metro Exodus has versions optimized for the new generation, and in fact it is one of the games that best squeezes the hardware of PS5 and Xbox Series X | S.
Embracer Group, the great European company that owns the rights to the saga, has updated the total sales of Metro Exodus to date. And we already anticipate that they bring excellent news.
Even though he’s already four years old, the third installment of Metro continues to sell like cakes, even with titans like Hogwarts Legacy, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, and Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom on the market.
More than 10 million players for Metro
In its latest fiscal report, Embracer Group highlights cumulative sales of some of its games. Specific, via Twitter have revealed how many copies Metro Exodus has sold since its release in 2019.
This is great news for 4A Games. According to these data, Metro Exodus has sold 8.5 million copies on all platforms. Both the original version and the Enhanced Edition are included.
Best of all is that 500,000 copies have been sold this yearwhich is excellent news if we take into account the age of the game, and that 2023 has arrived loaded with AAA games.
Between the months of January and March of this year, Metro Exodus boosted its sales from 8 million to the current figure of 8.5 million.
When it comes to gaming figures, Embracer confirms that Metro Exodus accumulates more than 10 million players between all platforms. Let’s remember that the title has gone through services such as Xbox Game Pass and PS Plus.
Embracer Group is satisfied with the sales of Metro Exodus, which has justified the continuity of the IP in the current generation of consoles.
4A Games is working on Metro 4, which has been inspired by the Russian invasion in Ukraine. In addition, the studio is preparing a multiplayer spin-off of the franchise, as well as a new first-person shooter IP.
What will Metro 4 be like? At the moment we do not know anything else, but everything indicates that the development is in its final moments. Metro Exodus is the latest installment to date, available at PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One y PC.