And ‘ Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 the best-selling video game globally in the first half of 2019, as announced by Ubisoft during the presentation of the latest of the company’s financial results.
The figure emerges by analyzing the sales data of entities such as NPD, GFK, Famitsu, Media Create, GSD and other companies that are involved in tracking video game sales worldwide, together with the publisher’s internal data. Globally, The Division 2 was the best-selling game of the first half of the year in terms of copies distributed to retailers and digital downloads.
At the console launch, the game failed to meet Ubisoft’s expectations while on PC the performances were comparable to those of the first The Division. The release on Epic Games Store has guaranteed good sales, more than ten times higher than those of the previous episode in the same period of time.
On the British market, The Division 2 made its debut selling 20% less physical copies than The Division 1, however, the game managed to catch up thanks to the digital market, earning the absolute record for sales for the first half of 2019.