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Former Days Gone Sport Director Says Sony Made Them Really feel Like The Sport Was a Disappointment Regardless of Promoting Over 8 Million Copies

Former Days Gone Sport Director, Jeff Ross, has taken to Twitter in response to Ghost of Tsushima promoting over 8 million copies since launch.

Yesterday we reported that Sucker Punch Productions’ Samurai open-world motion title has been promoting fairly effectively for the reason that sport’s launch again in July of 2020. Apparently, Ross determined to answer to this joyful announcement by expressing some frustration relating to one other Sony unique – 2019’s Days Gone.

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In line with the previous Sport Director, when he left Sony’s Bend Studio final yr, Days Gone was out for roughly 1.5 years and likewise managed to promote over 8 million copies. Regardless of seemingly promoting fairly in addition to Ghost of Tsushima, Ross says that Sony has made the staff really feel like their sport was some form of a disappointment.

“On the time I left Sony, Days Gone had been out for a yr and a half (and a month), and offered over 8 million copies”, Ross writes on Twitter. “It is since gone on to promote extra, after which 1,000,000+ on Steam. Native studio administration at all times made us really feel prefer it was an enormous disappointment.”

A somewhat fascinating message from Ross. This isn’t the primary time, nonetheless, that the Sport Director expresses his frustration with Sony – again in April of final yr, Ross mentioned that Metacritic rating is every little thing to Sony.

“I took it onerous, to be trustworthy, as a result of, once more…That is simply the fact of Sony, Metacritic rating is every little thing”, Ross mentioned when speaking in regards to the first wave of Days Gone critiques upon the sport’s launch again in 2019. “For those who’re the inventive director on a franchise and your sport is popping out to a 70, you are not going to be the inventive director on that franchise for very lengthy.”

Days Gone is obtainable now globally for PS4 and PC. In fact, the sport can also be playable on PS5 by way of BC.