The puzzle-platformer horror adventure game Little Nightmares by Tarsier Studios has surpassed a total of one million copies sold worldwide since its launch in April 2017, Bandai Namco announced.
Little Nightmares features a hungry little girl named Six who is trapped inside the Maw, a mysterious vessel that caters to the whims of sick and powerful creatures. The game known for its dark atmosphere and has been praised for its story, sound design and unique art style.
Here’s a quote from Tarsier Studios CEO, Andreas Johnsson:
“We’re very proud that our first original game sold so well, it’s well beyond what we ever expected. Little Nightmares is after all part of an indie game landscape, and the fact that one million players have played our game is wonderful. This achievement is a milestone for both Tarsier Studios and Little Nightmares. To have created an original game that becomes as successful is proof that the new direction for the studio was the right choice, and that feels great.”
Little Nightmares first released on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC back in April 2017, followed by a more recent release on the Nintendo Switch in May 2018.