During Square Enix's Financial Results Briefing Session for the six-month period ending on September 30th, they revealed that NEO: The World Ends With You underperformed at release. The company acknowledged that the game was well received by audiences, but did not reach their sales expectations.
While the HD Games sub-segment released such home console titles as "OUTRIDERS," "NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139…", "NEO: The World Ends with You," and "Life is Strange: True Colors," its net sales were lower than in the same period of the previous fiscal year, which had seen the release of "FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE" and "Marvel's Avengers."
While “NEO: The World Ends with You” was well received by users, it has underperformed our initial expectations.
The game released on July 27th, 2021 on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch consoles and for the Epic Game Store for PC on September 28th, 2021.
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