Red Dead Redemption 2 Achieves Entertainment’s Largest Opening Weekend Ever
Rockstar Games announced today that their videogame Red Dead Redemption 2 has accomplished the single-biggest opening weekend ever in the history of entertainment.
In just three days, the title has sold over $725 million in worldwide retail sell. This makes it the second-highest grossing entertainment launch of all time, only beat by Grand Theft Auto V’s over $1 billion in retail sell-through in three days.
Red Dead Redemption 2 was also able to accomplish a number of milestones on Sony’s PlayStation Network. The title was the most pre-ordered full game ever on the network, and saw the biggest day one and three day full game sales on PSN.
Taking place in 1899, Red Dead Redemption 2 tells the tale of Arthur Morgan and the Van der Linde gang. The game is now available for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. You can read our review here.
Rockstar Games announced today that Free Roam Missions that feature fan favorites from Red Dead Redemption 2’s story will make their way to Red Dead Online