God of War Ragnarok makes history as the best-selling PlayStation game

God of War Ragnarok – a popular adventure video game set in the world of Norse mythology – breaks records as the fastest-selling first-person game in the history of the PlayStation.

The visually stunning Scandinavian adventure developed by Santa Monica Studio and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment was released in November. 9. The game focuses on Kratos and his son Atreus as they take on the Nine Realms.

On Wednesday, PlayStation revealed on Twitter that God of War Ragnarok, the latest installment in the long-running God of War franchise, sold 5.1 million copies in its first week. Franchise record.

Congratulations to @SonySantaMonica on making God of War Ragnarök the best-selling first-person game in PlayStation history! the company wrote.

God of War Ragnarok is the eighth game in God of War. main series. Earlier this month, prior to its arrival, Sony disclosed another milestone by announcing that 2018’s God of War has sold over 23 million copies worldwide.

Nov. 1, Sony has prepared for its latest release by releasing a star-studded live-action trailer featuring Ben Stiller, John Travolta and basketball icon LeBron James to promote the critically acclaimed game.

With the father-son relationship as a key element of the story, the game is hilarious trailer features Stiller impersonating Kratos as he leads a father-child support group with Travolta, James, and their children.

Featuring son James Bronnie, Stiller’s son Quinlin and Travolta’s daughter Ella, the clip features Stiller laughing to promote serious acting.

God of War Ragnarok is available on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4.