Ubisoft confirms that sales for Watch Dogs 2 are lower than what they expected
The day one and first week sales of any game are always a very important time for any publisher and this year we’re seeing some titles, that have generally scored really well with critics, not selling nearly as much as the publisher expected. Titanfall 2 was the first game to not live up to expectations for EA, and now it seems Watch Dogs 2 is experiencing something similar over at Ubisoft.
In a statement to Gamespot a Ubisoft representative confirmed the following:
That said, the person was also quick to point out that, like in the case with Titanfall 2, they’ve expecting a longer sales period due to the stellar reviews the game has received to date:
Hopefully more people gain interest in Watch Dogs 2 as it’s receiving great review around the world. Our review will be up later today.