Arc System Works has announced that Guilty Gear: Strive has shipped over 500,000 copies worldwide across the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and PC, this figure also includes digital sales. Guilty Gear: Strive is currently selling faster than the last two big fighting games from Arc System Works, it took BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle over two years to ship 450,000 copies and it took Granblue Fantasy Versus over a month to ship 300,000 copies whereas Guilty Gear: Strive has already shipped 300,000 copies within its first week. Arc System Works has also confirmed that the first DLC character for the game will be revealed on the 20th of July 2021.
Synopsis via Arc System Works:
The fate of the universe will be determined…
The story of Guilty Gear, spanning over 20 years, will finally come to a conclusion in “GUILTY GEAR -STRIVE-“. The trials and tribulations of the series’ heroes and villains will finally be resolved. Discover the astonishing truth awaiting at the end of all things.