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The success of Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP

Two years after its release, Capybara Games has announced that Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP has exceeded expectations and sold 1.5 million copies worldwide, across iOS, PC, Mac and Linux.

Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP was awarded with the only 10/10 I’ve given to date, and it remains the must buy for iOS. This is what I said,
“From that very first musical note Sword and Sworcery led me on an incredible journey, never letting go. When a game makes you laugh, sad, ecstatic at the finale and then sorry to see it end, you know that what you just went through was something special. Like the rainbows that the Scythian’s hate, Capy’s world casts rays of absolute bliss from beginning to end.

Here’s a breakdown of those sales:


The iOS percentage of sales to net revenue is noteworthy, as is the difference in full versus sale price consumer attitudes between iOS and Steam.

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