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Castlevania sales “remarkable”

According to Konami’s president, Shinji Hirano, sales of Konami’s Castlevania: Lords of Shadow have been “remarkable”.

Although actual figures are not yet known, Konami has confirmed that over a million copies have been shipped across the US and Europe. With Lords of Shadow due for release in Japan in December, and with Mr Hideo Kojima’s name on the box no less, expect those figures to improve quite a bit towards the end of the year.

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xYLeinen3510d ago

Read an article last week that they have passed 1 million copies. That's damn good being todays market, and that the production value was not the highest.

This is personally my game of the year. Had a blast with it and I love the reboot they did and cannot wait for a sequel. For those who have played it through and seen the epilogue, it was freaking amazing!

AntoineDcoolette3509d ago

Is it wrong to say I enjoyed black ops campaign more than Castlevania? It was a sensational military fantasy and a grim guilty pleasure :/

gaden_malak3510d ago

Good for them, as along as they are happy with it. It looks like a fun game (played the demo).

Dude_3510d ago

The sales aren't that great for this kind of reboot imo..

xXxSeTTriPxXx3502d ago

@Dude111 how is that when castlevania was never a big seller to begin with?...great numbers for a great game.with it not released in japan,they could very well see 3-4million life time sales.