Hogwarts Legacy Sells Over 12 Million Units Worldwide, $850 Million Earned; Biggest Single-Player Game on Twitch

Warner Bros. Games has announced that their open-world action RPG Hogwarts Legacy is their biggest-ever global launch to date, with several statistics shared to emphasize this notable feat.

Firstly, the title has been confirmed to have sold over 12 million units worldwide across all platforms, resulting in $850 million earned during its first two weeks of release. Further, Hogwarts Legacy has become the most viewed single-player game on Twitch, with 1.28 million concurrent peak viewers at launch.

Warner Bros. Games has also stated that this title has been breaking company records, with over 280 million hours of playtime accounted for across every purchased copy. This has caused an immense resurgence and engagement with Wizarding World Digital, with 300% higher traffic over their average across the first ten days of February.

The President of Warner Bros. Games, David Haddad, shared the following statement regarding these statistics:

“We are so thrilled and proud to see the player response to Hogwarts Legacy from gamers, fans who are new to gaming and reviewers around the world. Our development team at Avalanche delivered an amazing, high-quality Wizarding World experience that truly fulfills the fan fantasy of life at Hogwarts and our publishing teams have executed a globally impactful launch campaign.”

Hogwarts Legacy is currently available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC. It will launch for Nintendo Switch on July 25, 2023, and for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on April 4, 2023.

If you missed it, check out our review.

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