Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. has announced that two console game titles based on the globally popular DRAGON BALL franchise, DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 and DRAGON BALL FIGHTERZ, have each surpassed cumulative shipments of 10 million copies worldwide. This is an incredible achievement for the games and the franchise, cementing DRAGON BALL’s place in the world of gaming.
DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 was released in November 2016 and has since become a must-play title for fans of the anime and manga series. It invites players to enter the world of DRAGON BALL and fight alongside Goku and his friends. The game offers a wide range of experiences for fans, including an in-game collaboration with DRAGON BALL: THE BREAKERS, another console game published by Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 has the largest number of playable characters among current DRAGON BALL console game titles, with up to 129 characters, including paid DLC.
Despite being released nearly five years ago, DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 continues to maintain one million monthly active users, with many fans regularly playing the game. Bandai Namco has pledged to continue updating and improving the game to provide a deep and lasting gameplay experience for fans.
DRAGON BALL FIGHTERZ, on the other hand, is a newer game title that was released in February 2018. It allows players to enjoy DRAGON BALL style battles, featuring stunning visual effects and high-quality animation. This title is the fastest to achieve 10 million copies sold worldwide since the release of the first DRAGON BALL console game.
The game was selected for “Best Fighting Game” at The Game Awards 2018 and is also highly regarded as a popular esports title. DRAGON BALL FIGHTERZ World Tour, which started in August 2022, has hosted both offline and online tournaments for players to participate from all over the world.
To celebrate the milestone of each game surpassing 10 million copies sold, both DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 and DRAGON BALL FIGHTERZ are offering a token of gratitude to fans all over the world. DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 will feature a special raid quest and a login bonus campaign, while DRAGON BALL FIGHTERZ will add a new ranked match challenge and give players access to the game’s DLC characters for free for a limited time and at select intervals from May 9th to June 22nd.
It’s clear that both DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 and DRAGON BALL FIGHTERZ have become major hits for the DRAGON BALL franchise, setting new sales records for console games based on the series. Fans can expect more exciting content and updates from both games in the future as Bandai Namco continues to support these beloved titles.