13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim Has Shipped Over 500,000 Copies Worldwide

Today Atlus announced that Vanillaware's 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim achieved a new sales milestone, passing 500,000 shipments.

13 Sentinels Aegis Rim

Today Atlus hosted a livestream to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of the Japanese release of Vanillaware’s 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim. During the livestream, we learned that the game achieved a new sales milestone.

Shipments worldwide (including physical and digital sales) have passed 500,000 copies, which isn’t bad at all for such a niche game.

The latest update was at 400,000 back in March, while in January 2021, the game has shipped 300,000 copies.

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim is currently available for PS4. Incidentally, a Nintendo Switch version has also been announced.

If you want to see more of the game, you can read our reviewcheck out the launch traileranother story traileranother video, some spiffy gameplay, another trailer, an extensive batch of screenshots that showcased new characters, the previous gallery of screenshots, more images and artworkanother gameplay reveal, and an earlier trailer.

You can also check out a message from director George Kamitani, in which expressed his pride for the game.

If you’re unfamiliar with 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim, you can read an official description below:

“Vanillaware, the storytellers behind Odin Sphere and Dragon’s Crown, craft a sci-fi mystery epic spanning thirteen intertwining stories in 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim. With a Metacritic score of 86, 13 Sentinels has won the praise of critics all over the world.

Uncover the truth and delve into a 2D sidescrolling adventure featuring gorgeous art and environments. Then, battle the kaiju in fast-paced, top-down combat. Customize the Sentinels with an arsenal of mechsuit weaponry, and fight to defend humanity!”

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