Dying Light has been reported as the No. 1 best-selling game in the United States for January 2015. Moreover, the game has set a new record as the fastest-selling new IP in the survival horror genre, so big congrats to the Techland team for the games much deserved success.
“We’re extremely humbled and motivated by how enthusiastic players have been about Dying Light. Especially since the game was out in January for only five days and is yet to be released in other regions” – says Adrian Ciszewski, Game Director. “But we don’t want stop there. We’re working hard to deliver more exciting content for Dying Light, including a special Hard Mode, so we can keep our fans entertained for a very long time.”
Techland previously confirmed that more than 1.2 million unique players played the game in the first five days since its release according to server data. As a part of the long-term support for Dying Light, Techland announced a series of free content updates that will include a new difficulty mode, bonus character outfits, and more. Furthermore, Techland opened a discussion board for players where they can offer suggestions for the upcoming modding tools for the game.
The physical release of Dying Light in Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Australia is scheduled for February 27th. For more on Dying Light read our full written review.