In the course of the current annual report Konami focused on the sales figures for various games. As the company announced, over 51 million games of the “Metal Gear” series have been sold worldwide.
A few hours ago, the Japanese company Konami presented an updated annual report, which deals with the sales figures of various projects.
The “Metal Gear” series, which was known for its origins in 1987 when the first part was released for the MSX computer, took center stage. This was followed by the implementation of further platforms such as the NES and various successors.
Metal Gear: Worldwide more than 51 million games sold
“Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty” (2001), “Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater” (2004) and “Metal Gear Solid: Guns of the Patriots” (2008). Added to this are various spin-offs and “Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain”, which is available for almost all common consoles and the PC.
Last year Konami confirmed that a total of 49.6 million games of the series were sold by 31 March 2016. The current annual report mentions 51.3 million units sold, which means that a further 1.7 million games were sold in the past financial year.
The biggest part of course is “Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain”.