The unstoppable GTA 5 offered extra copies in 2016 than in 2015

Grand Theft Auto 5 is the sport that retains on giving, each to its gamers and to Take-Two Interactive.


According to Take-Two’s quarterly report, GTA 5 continues to carry out exceptionally nicely. DualShockers is reporting that the sport has, since its 2013 launch, shipped 75 million copies. This makes it the fourth best-selling sport of all time, simply behind Wii Sports (82.78 million copies), which it has an actual probability of overtaking this 12 months.

This is an outstanding determine, however maybe much more spectacular is the truth that GTA 5’s annual gross sales really elevated in 2016. The Xbox One and PS4 variations launched in 2014, then the PC model in 2015, but 2016 was the sport’s second finest 12 months for gross sales. Niko companions analyst Daniel Ahmad supplied this graph:

Even this year, GTA 5 has been topping the gross sales charts.

GTA 5’s excessive gross sales are possible right down to the frequent updates launched for Grand Theft Auto Online, in addition to the sport’s recognition on YouTube and spectacular essential reception. It’ll be fascinating to see whether or not the sport continues to develop in 2017.