As Mortal Kombat X Arrives, Entire Franchise Reaches 35 Million Units Sold

Fighting game franchise's worldwide sales tally to grow further as latest installment in the series launches today.

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The Mortal Kombat series, one of gaming's most well-known franchises, has now sold more than 35 million units since it originally debuted in the early '90s. Publisher Warner Bros. mentioned the lifetime sales figure today in a press release heralding the arrival of Mortal Kombat X, the latest entry in the series.

Mortal Kombat X launches today, April 14, for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. The Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 editions have been delayed, and are now due out sometime in the summer.

How does Mortal Kombat X stack up against other big-name gaming franchises in terms of total units sold? Check out some statistics below.

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