Dragon's Dogma has shipped over a million copies worldwide, according to Capcom's latest figures. Better yet, the frustrating yet brilliant action-RPG will be developed into a major franchise, spawning multiple sequels.
The wind is pushing me into the current again. I feel the blood in my veins. Cue the air guitar.
Dragon's Dogma is the 55th Capcom title to ship over a million copies, and its massive Japanese first week sales set a ten year record for a new IP launch. To celebrate, Capcom will be developing it into a major franchise with at least one more sequel.
Matt was incredibly conflicted while writing our Dragon's Dogma review; needing to balance a sensational open-world experience with a few glaring flaws. He ultimately settled on both a 7/10 score and a wholehearted recommendation.
We couldn't be more excited about the news. Having discussed Dragon's Dogma at length in this week's PWNcast, we feel that it's the perfect foundation for a series: needing only some tweaking to the camera and a major injection of style to create a truly superior RPG.