Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Sells Over 500,000 Copies in 3 Months

Ninja Theory has confirmed sales for Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice have broken 500,000 copies.

The new milestone was reached in three months after the game’s launch in August of this year.

Here’s a breakdown of the sales and various stats, via Ninja Theory:

  • Over 75k pre-orders across PC and PS4 before launch.
  • 250K units sold in the first week at $29.99.
  • Over $13m in revenue generated in 3 months.
  • 500k units sold in 3 months, which puts the project beyond breakeven and into profit. Our prediction was to be at this point in 6 months from release.
  • Development took 3 years and with an average team size of 20.
  • Game sold as digital-only.

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is now available for PC and PlayStation 4.

Brandon Orselli


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