Horizon Franchise Surpasses 32.7 Million Sales
The developer shares gratitude for the growing community and the success of the latest installment, Horizon Forbidden West.
Guerrilla Games, the developer behind the acclaimed Horizon franchise, recently announced that the series had reached a major milestone of 32.7 million sales worldwide. The developer shared the exciting news on Twitter, expressing gratitude to the players who have become a part of the Horizon community.
You can find their official Tweet below:
As of April 16, the Horizon franchise has sold through more than 32.7m units worldwide, of which Horizon Forbidden West has sold through over 8.4m units. Millions more have discovered Horizon thanks to PlayStation subscription and initiatives, including PS Plus & Play at Home.
— Guerrilla (@Guerrilla) May 9, 2023
The latest installment in the franchise, Horizon Forbidden West, has played a significant role in reaching this milestone, with over 8.4 million units sold as of April 16. This open-world action-adventure game has been praised for its stunning visuals, compelling narrative, and engaging gameplay.
The developer’s tweet also acknowledged the contribution of PlayStation subscription services and initiatives, such as PS Plus and Play at Home, to the franchise’s success. These platforms have allowed millions of players to discover the immersive world of Horizon.
The Horizon franchise, which began with the release of Horizon Zero Dawn in 2017, has quickly become a fan favorite among gamers. The series is set in a post-apocalyptic world where players control Aloy, a skilled hunter, and archer, as she explores the richly-detailed environment teeming with robotic creatures.