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Enter the Gungeon hits 1m copies

Dodge Roll Games’ Enter the Gungeon has reached a new milestone.

The studio behind the roguelike title announced on Twitter (see below) that Enter the Gungeon has gone platinum” and sold over 1m copies.

Published by indie label Devolver Digital, Enter the Gungeon launched to critical praise back in April 2016 and generated $3m worldwide during its first week on sale, shifting over 200,000 copies. Back then, Dodge Roll Games said its debut title was surpassing their expectations.”

In January this year, Devolver Digital then revealed Enter the Gungeon had sold nearly 800,000 copies” since launch.

Initially a PS4 and PC title only, the indie hit then launched on Xbox One last April and is due on Nintendo Switch later this year.

Talking to MCV a few weeks ago, Devolver Digital discussed how streaming and selling games – including Enter the Gungeon – on Twitch worked as a great marketing tool.

Here’s Dodge Roll Games’ tweet announcing the 1m milestone:

About Marie Dealessandri

Marie Dealessandri is MCV’s senior staff writer, having joined the publication during its days as a weekly magazine. After testing the waters of the film industry in France and being a radio host and reporter in Canada, she settled for the games industry in London in 2015. She can be found (very) occasionally tweeting @mariedeal, usually on a loop about Baldur’s Gate, Hollow Knight and the Dead Cells soundtrack.

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