Almost $9 million in Marvel's Midnight Suns sales in the first month of release on Steam
Marvel's Midnight Suns, a tactical role-playing video game featuring the most famous comic book characters from several Marvel Comics properties, including the Avengers, X-Men, Midnight Sons, and others, was released on Steam on December 1, 2022. The game was developed by Firaxis Games and published by 2K.
The game contains a large number of different missions that will involve such popular characters as Spider-Man, Captain America, Wolverine, Dr. Strange, Iron Man, and others. Players will also have more than 40 abilities to choose from and will be able to create their own superhero named Hunter.
Marvel's Midnight Suns sales in the first month of its release on Steam, according to GameSensor's estimations, amounted to almost $9 million. If we look at the number of Marvel's Midnight Suns copies sold during the same period, about 200 thousand players bought the new product on the platform.
Steam users highly appreciated the game and its rating on the platform is 4 stars out of 5. On Metacritic, the PC version of Marvel's Midnight Suns received mixed reviews and almost 6 points out of 10 from players. According to them, the game has mediocre graphics and bad dialogues. Players also did not like the fact that the new product contains a large number of microtransactions. Critics on the same website gave the game 83 points out of 100.
For the developer Firaxis Games, Marvel's Midnight Suns is the 18th project on Steam. Compared to the studio's previous game on the platform, Sid Meier's Civilization® VI, Marvel's Midnight Suns revenue for the first month of release date is almost 3 times less than Sid Meier's Civilization® VI sales for the same period.
The vast majority of players who have purchased the new product on Steam, about 70%, speak English. 7% of users speak Chinese. The game also supports French, German, Korean, and other languages.
Marvel's Midnight Suns is available on PC and the following consoles:
- PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5;
- Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S;
- Nintendo Switch.
More statistics on the volume of Marvel's Midnight Suns copies sold can be found here.