Site Update: Community Blogs patches *incoming*   |   Report a bug

It looks like Bravely Default sold one million copies

10:00 PM on 07.28.2014

Chris Carter

Reviews Director

More in the West than in Japan!

Bravely Default was one of my favorite games of this year (a lot of people don't believe it when I say that, but it came out in 2014 in the US), and I'm glad a sequel is already in the works. It appears as if said sequel will have an audience when it hits, too, as Square Enix has announced that the game has sold one million copies overall.

According to Dengeki Online, 600,000 of those copies are from the Western markets, and 400,000 are from Japan. Maybe the sequel will fare even better if it drops the polarizing end chapters scheme.

Bravely Default [Dengeki Online via Twitter]

Get comment replies by email.     settings



Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our comment moderators

Can't see comments? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this. Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your security software's whitelist.


More Bravely Default  updates:

review ( ! ) news ( 25 ) galleries ( 19 ) videos ( 19 )

Bravely Second is on the horizon, and the latest issue of Jump Magazine gives readers a sneak peek at Magnolia and Agnès from the upcoming sequel to Bravely Default. Unfortunately, I can't read much Japanese. But this ...
Like the DS before it, the 3DS is becoming one of my favorite platforms. Now that we are several years into its life, it has a pretty great selection of first and third-party games. There are enough now that I have fallen beh...
Well this is interesting. Even though the game has been out for some time (especially in Japan), Square Enix has developed a new demo for Bravely Default to shuffle in basically everyone who hasn't played it yet. On July...
Aw! Don't fight! Two of my favorite 3DS games ever are neck in neck in a sort of early year RPG sales race. Fire Emblem Awakening was a surprise hit last year. This year's Bravely Default follows the same pattern, though Nint...
Once you've beaten Bravely Default, a secret movie will unlock that essentially serves as a bridge to the upcoming sequel -- Bravely Second. But apparently you don't need to complete the game to unlock it, as you can use the...
Bravely Default's producer Tomoya Asano recently took to Facebook to answer some questions for fans, and some of them have been a tad more enlightening than others. When asked specifically about what inspired him in rega...
Bravely Default is on its way to North America really soon, and it's glorious. As a return to the JRPGs of yore and a modern update, it should simultaneously satisfy pretty much every RPG fan out there. But I noticed in ...
I'm not sure when it happened, but we've now fully moved away from the type of Japanese role-playing game we loved for three or four console generations. What happened? Did we change? Did we stop liking this kind of game? May...
With just a fortnight remaining until Bravely Default hits North American shores, the long wait for the highly anticipated role-playing game is nearing its end. As the final hours tick away, why not spend a moment ...