It has been confirmed via their social media that Octopath Traveler has shipped over one million copies globally.
The official Japanese Twitter account for the game (@OCTOPATH_PR) posted a message of thanks and some artwork:
We’ve topped 1 million in worldwide shipments and digital sales.
We’re very grateful and it brings tears to our eyes.
Thank you very, very much for all of your warm support!
And thank you for your continued support for Octopath Traveler.
Nintendo of Europe also shared out their gratitude.
Thanks to your incredible support,
#OCTOPATHTRAVELER has now shipped 1 million units globally, including #NintendoSwitch #eShop downloads. The developers at Square Enix would like to thank you for making this possible.
Octopath Traveler is out now on Switch. In case you missed it, you can find our thorough review here. (We highly recommend it!)