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 Natural Selection 2  rakes in $1M in a week
Natural Selection 2 rakes in $1M in a week
November 8, 2012 | By Eric Caoili

November 8, 2012 | By Eric Caoili
More: Console/PC, Indie, Business/Marketing

Newsbrief: Independent developer Unknown Worlds Entertainment has already grossed over $1 million just a week after shipping first-person shooter/real-time strategy hybrid Natural Selection 2.

The game had been under development by a relatively small team for at least six years, and is the sequel to the studio's popular 2002 Half-Life mod, which was available for free. This commercial follow-up is a standalone digital-only release built on a proprietary engine.

Unknown Worlds has posted an infographic demonstrating the success it's seen on Steam so far, noting that it's so far sold more than 144,000 copies (the company offers a four-pack edition, allowing consumers to buy multiple copies for friends at a discount).

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