Today, during Electronic Arts’ quarterly conference call for investors and analysts, chief executive officer Andrew Wilson talked about the performance of Mass Effect: Legendary Edition.
According to Wilson, the Legendary Edition “reignited the passion of fans around the world” for the franchise, driving sales “well above” Electronic Arts’ expectations.
Considering the fact that many appeared to have fallen out of love with Mass Effect, this is certainly an achievement.
If you’d like to learn more about the Mass Effect: Legendary Edition, which is currently available for PS4, Xbox One, and PC, you can read our dedicated guides. Here’s how Electronic Arts describes it.
One person is all that stands between humanity and the greatest threat it’s ever faced. Relive the legend of Commander Shepard in the highly acclaimed Mass Effect trilogy with the Mass Effect™ Legendary Edition. Includes single-player base content and over 40 DLC from Mass Effect, Mass Effect 2 and Mass Effect 3 games, including promo weapons, armors and packs — remastered and optimized for 4K Ultra HD.
Experience an amazingly rich and detailed universe where your decisions have profound consequences on the action and the outcome.
Relive the Cinematic Saga — Heart-pounding action meets gripping interactive storytelling, where you decide how your unique story unfolds.
Experience the Legend of Shepard — Create and customize your own character, from appearance and skills to a personalized arsenal, then lead your elite recon squad across a galaxy in turmoil.
If you’d like to hear more about EA’s financial performance during the latest quarter, you can read our dedicated article from earlier today.