NPD Group Inc. this month said EA Inc.’s Anthem for Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One, and the PC ranked as the No. 2 best-selling software year-to-date at U.S. retail.
The data firm said Anthem recorded the second-highest launch month sales for a BioWare developed title, ranking behind Mass Effect 3.
In Feb., Anthem ranked as the No. 1 best-selling game software across all platforms based on dollar sales.
Anthem is an online co-op action RPG in which up to four players can fight together in custom exosuits to defeat enemies.
EA in Mar. released Patch 1.03 which included improved stability for all platforms that includes fixes for crashes for connection problems, audio improvements, loot changes, and removal of respawn restrictions.