Quick Journey Video games’ Apex Assemble has bought extra items on Oculus Quest than all different platforms mixed, regardless of launching over a yr later.
Andreas Juliusson, Chief Advertising and marketing Officer on the studio, confirmed as a lot on Twitter at the moment. Apex Assemble launched alongside the Oculus Quest in Might 2019, coming in at slightly below 10 months of availability on the time of writing. However Apex Assemble first launched on PSVR in February 2018 and got here to PC the next March, giving these variations effectively over a yr’s headstart over Quest. Juliusson confirmed to UploadVR that the sport handed that milestone this weekend.
In January of 2019 — earlier than the launch of the Quest model — Quick Journey CEO Oskar Burman stated that 46% of gross sales for Apex Assemble had been on PSVR alone.
These are the most recent figures to counsel VR builders are discovering renewed success on the Quest platform, which doesn’t require an costly PC or console to run. Final month the developer of Dreadhalls additionally tell us that the Quest model of the sport was at present outselling all others mixed (although it hadn’t but surpassed lifetime gross sales).
Quest additionally contains a stricter curation coverage than the Oculus Rift and Go, that means its retailer sees fewer however typically greater high quality releases. However this strategy has additionally brought about some controversy over the previous yr, although final week Fb hinted that it was wanting right into a manner of bringing experiences to Quest by way of various means. We most likely received’t discover out precisely what this implies for a while but.
Quick Journey didn’t present any perception on the gross sales of its different Quest sport, The Curious Story Of The Stolen Pets, nevertheless.