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Days Gone's Recently Reported Sales Numbers Might Have Been Inaccurate

21 days ago   |   By Gaming Bolt

Days Gone has been in the headlines quite a bit over the last year, ever since it came to light that a pitch for a sequel for SIE Bend Studio (who're currently working on a new open world IP ) had been rejected by Sony .
Most recently, when Sony announced that Ghost of Tsushima had sold over 8 million units , Days Gone game director Jeff Ross, who is no longer at Bend, sent out a tweet in which he stated that Days Gone had sold over 8 million copies in less than two years , in addition to at least a million
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Update: Days Gone Sales Numbers Might Be Lower Than 8 Million After Director Reveals Source Was Site That Tracks Trophies

Update: Days Gone Sales Numbers Might Be Lower Than 8 Million After Director Reveals Source Was Site That Tracks Trophies

21 days ago   |   By Game Informer

Update, 1/7/21:
Yesterday, Game Informer reported that Days Gone director Jeff Ross said Bend Studio's latest game sold more than Ghost of Tsushima, which recently hit a milestone after selling 8 million copies. However, in a recent livestream with former God of War and Twisted Metal director David Jaffe, Ross revealed that his source for the sales numbers was a now-defunct website called Gamestat, which tracks PlayStation Trophy data, as reported by PushSquare .
Here's what Ross said: "Where I got my data from, I had access to a lot of telemetry, and I could see stuff and when we were at...
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Days Gone director says the game sold really well, alleges that management downplayed its success

21 days ago   |   By Destructoid

‘Local studio management always made us feel like it was a big disappointment' Days Gone is such an interesting game...
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Bend Studio Pitched An 'Open-World Resistance' Game After Days Gone 2 Was Rejected

Bend Studio Pitched An 'Open-World Resistance' Game After Days Gone 2 Was Rejected

21 days ago   |   By Game Informer

Former Bend Studio director Jeff Ross revealed earlier this week that Days Gone sold more than Ghost of Tsushima , but was not praised like it and instead seen as a disappointment by Sony and PlayStation. Discussing that with former God of War and Twisted Metal director David Jaffe on a recent livestream , Ross also revealed some other pitches Bend Studio made after a sequel to Days Gone was rejected.
As first reported by Video Games Chronicle , Ross said he was especially interested in rebooting PlayStation's long-dormant Resistance series, which was created by Insomniac Games back in the...
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