Can Destiny's Sales Catch GTA V?

Destiny is currently around $500m of sales versus GTA V which did $800m on its first day. Is there the potential for Destiny to catch up and even over-take GTA 5 in sales though?

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robtion1593d ago

Exactly. Not a chance. GTA is too big a brand and known/played by hardcore and casual gamers. Many casual gamers won't play destiny, or won't even know what it is.

Clown_Syndr0me1593d ago

Agreed. Destinys fan base is far smaller, alot of people just bought into the hype of this new IP.
Many are satisfied but just as many are hugely disappointed. I don't the sales will slow down quickly, especially as so many under-hyped games are hitting this fall.

TheGrimReaper00111593d ago

Yes, until GTA V releases again for PS4, XB1 and PC

That's the only advantage they have with Destiny sales, being released on PS3, PS4, XB360 and XB1.

But that's just how I think it'll happen.

robtion1593d ago (Edited 1593d ago )

Good point but even with that advantage I don't think Destiny will beat GTA numbers.

OrangePowerz1593d ago

I think that's a bit of a tall order since Destiny is a completely new IP.

ShowGun9011592d ago

just the fact that were talking about it means destiny is doing great... what other brand new IP has anybody ever insinuated could out-sell GTA? $500mil is AWESOME, every game doesn't have to be the new absolutely biggest seller ever... and im happy with destiny either way! (glad to see it succeeding though!)

chrissx1593d ago

Maybe in another dimension it can. Not this one

RosweeSon1593d ago

Nah GTA Smashed it and continues to do so, when The New Gen versions appear game over for Destiny's hopes of an overtake.

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