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Final Fantasy sells 5.5 million Arkham Asylum commits 3,240,000

05/19/2010 Final Fantasy sells 5.5 million Arkham Asylum commits 3,240,000

Square Enix financial report shows a record number, the Japanese publisher posts profit of 9.51 billion ($ 102.7 million); Dragon Quest IX is selling 4.26 million.

Since it was first teased in 2005 Electronic Entertainment Expo , Final Fantasy XIII, is expected to be a bestseller. Those expectations were met early this year, when Square Enix announced that role-playing game set at 5 million units worldwide and sold 1 million units in the U.S. and Canada .

Final Fantasy Square Enix has helped to position 102,7 million dollars in profits.

Today, the publisher in Japan has shown, Final Fantasy XIII has sold 5.5 million worldwide to date, helping the company's profit after recording. For the 12 months ended March 31 in Tokyo, company reported net profit of 9.51 billion ($ 102,7 million) on revenues of $ 192.26 billion ($ 2.09 billion).

t Final Fantasy XIII Wasn "only a game, increased treasury Square Enix" during their last fiscal year. Once the dominant Japanese sales charts weeks , Dragon Quest IX more than earned a place of distinction for sale 4260000 units in the global DS at the end of March. Award winning Batman: Arkham Asylum Is also proved popular, selling 3.24 million units - 1.82 million in North America and 1.39 million in Europe ... but only 30,000 in Japan.

Other hits, Kingdom Hearts 358 / 2 Days, which sold 1.49 million units, and a remake of the DC Dragon Quest VI, which sold 1.29 million only in Japan. Island nation also saw Kingdom Hearts: Birth of a dream to sell 760000 units in the PSP, which is still popular format in Japan while equipment sales were lagging behind in the U.S. .

Outside the Square Enix 's fiscal year, Just Cause 2 has sold 1.19 million units as of the end of April. Outdoor world actioner was designed Square Enix 's British unit Eidos Interactive, which bought the Japanese publisher in March 2009 . This segment of the 's Quebec studio Eidos Montreal is currently working on the third installment of the action role-playing Deus Ex series .

Square Enix 's bullish earnings report was tempered a bit to pay the revelation Square Enix' declined by 467 employees last year. Since March 2009, with the number of the company 'has gone from 3805 to 3338.

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