Dead Cells Surpasses 10 Million Copies Sold, Updates Planned Through 2025

    Long-term support continues.

    Evil Empire and Motion Twin announced Dead Cells surpassed 10 million copies sold following the release of the Return to Castlevania expansion. To commemorate this milestone, the developers announced updates for Dead Cells are being planned through 2025. Current Dead Cells players and newcomers can expect new content and updates for the next two years as development continues onward. 

    Here’s a brief history of Dead Cells and its various updates, via Motion Twin:

    About Dead Cells

    The consecutive launch of the 1.0 version on PC & consoles in 2018, a whopping 34 free updates and later launches on mobile have all helped to drive long-tail success in all major global territories, pushing the game into rarely charted sales territory for an independent title.

    Dead Cells’ amazing list of free updates include chunky content additions that have provided new ways for fans to play the game, numerous weapon & item additions & enhancements, extra levels, a host of enemies and large crossover events featuring popular characters from other high profile indie games such as Hotline MiamiShovel Knight and more. Dead Cells well-received four paid DLCs – including the groundbreaking recent Return to Castlevania DLC, which featured an unprecedented collaboration with Konami – have also continued to drive development on the title.

    Following the success of Dead Cells: Return to Castlevania, Evil Empire has been exploring the path forward for the title as a whole. With years of successful updates and expansions behind it after taking over live ops of Dead Cells in 2019, the studio is tinkering with its time-tested methodology, experimenting with ideas for future updates and new ways for fans to enjoy one of their favorite roguelikes.

    With numerous award wins after launching in 2018, including Best Indie Game at 2018’s Golden Joystick Awards, Best Action Game at 2018’s The Game Awards and Best Indie Game at 2018’s New York Game Awards, Dead Cells has continued to grow with new meaningful content, attracting more and more players to its challenging and gripping dungeon crawling fun along the way.

    Lastly, Dead Cells is available now for Android, iOS, PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Managing Editor of Final Weapon and a Games Writer at Game Rant with four years of writing and editing experience. Raul is passionate about the Japanese gaming industry, and he's a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs, and fighting games. business email: [email protected]

    Latest articles

    Related articles