According to sales figures revealed by Famitsu, Atlus‘s Nintendo Switch exclusive Shin Megami Tensei V has sold over 800,000 copies globally in less than two months.
The highly praised JRPG has already outsold its 3DS predecessor, SMT IV, which sold over 600,000 copies throughout its existence. This implies that Shin Megami Tensei V, although having just been released on November 12th, 2021, is now the franchise’s best-selling game.
About Shin Megami Tensei V
Godhood awaits. Claim your throne in Shin Megami Tensei V, available now on Nintendo Switch.
Play as a high school student in Shin Megami Tensei V, the newest installment in the popular Shin Megami Tensei RPG series, who must use a command-based system to battle through a demon-infested wasteland.
Though demons are fearsome foes, some might be worthy friends who can be recruited to fight beside you in a dying planet via discussions. What path will your destiny take?
Please note that Shin Megami Tensei V has both Japanese and English voiceover options.