Activision has announced that Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice has sold more than two million copies worldwide on all platforms in just ten days. According to the press release, and on launch day, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice was the #1 viewed game on Twitch.
During the launch weekend, Sekiro had more than 631 million minutes watched on Twitch and within one week the game had 1.1 billion minutes watched on Twitch.
Michelle Fonseca, Vice President of Product Management and Marketing at Activision, said:
“Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice has brought something very special and unique to Activision’s portfolio of games. It’s been an honor to work with FromSoftware to help introduce a brand-new franchise to gamers around the world. The fans have made Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice one of the most incredible game launches of 2019 thus far. The game has performed well on all platforms including PC and we’re excited by the continued support from gamers and critics alike. It has been gratifying to see the enjoyment from fans when they overcome each challenge.”
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice introduces players to a beautifully-dark world filled with brutal enemies, intense sword combat, and engrossing vertical exploration. As the press release reads, players will enjoy combining new features, such as prosthetic arm tools, with visceral head-to-head battle to fulfill their destiny in a vast world filled with beautiful vistas, unique weaponry, and larger-than-life foes.