Bethesda introduced at the moment that Doom Eternal has had one of the best launch weekend of any recreation within the franchise’s historical past.

The writer didn’t specify what number of copies it bought, however Bethesda did word that the launch weekend doubled the launch weekend income for the final entry within the sequence, 2016’s Doom. That recreation got here out in May, and by July it had bought 2 million copies on PC.

Bethesda additionally revealed that Doom Eternal was the best-selling recreation on Steam for the week, and that it had over 100,000 concurrent gamers on the platform.

Doom Eternal launched on March 20 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. It’s the largest first-person shooter launch of the yr up to now. In truth, it’s the primary large FPS to return out since Call of Duty: Modern Warfare debuted final October. Our assessment known as Eternal one of the best Doom ever, and we’re speaking a few franchise that goes all the way in which again to 1993.

A Switch port of the shooter is coming at a later date, which ought to assist enhance gross sales much more.