Death Stranding Receives Update 1.05 And Weighs Over 1 GB

Are you playing Death Stranding and have you been reconnecting the United States for hours? The time has come for you to stop and close the game a bit. We say it because the game received a new update that weighs just over 1 GB. This is update 1.05 for Death Stranding which, according to official information, “makes several performance improvements.”

Unfortunately, there are not much information regarding this update, so we are unaware of the specific improvements it received. As we mentioned at the beginning, it is an update that weighs just over 1GB. To be exact, update 1.05 for Death Stranding is a download of 1,048 GB. While it is a regular file size compared to updates for other games, it is still a considerable update.

In other news, week 45 of 2019, which ranged from November 4 to 10, is history. However, in the video games sector this week had important releases. As you probably know, Death Stranding, the most recent work by Hideo Kojima and Kojima Productions is one of them and in Japan the game managed to sell a large number of copies.

According to information from Famitsu, sales favored Death Stranding last week, which in its initial 3 days managed to sell 185,909 units, an important figure taking into account that, although it is the creation of Hideo Kojima, it is about a new franchise.

To put it in context, we tell you that Luigi’s Mansion 3 managed to sell 150,649 copies. In fact, Death Stranding is the new IP with better reception in this generation, because it exceeded copies sold to other debutant franchises such as Judgment (153,577), Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (150,721) and Bloodborne (150,245), according to information from Game data Library.

To complement the list, there are games that in the last weeks occupied the first place, such as Persona 5 Royal, Ring Fit Adventure and Luigi’s Mansion 3, as well as the debut title Need for Speed ​​Heat and the other games that have reserved their place in the list week after week.

Regarding consoles, there were several changes. The most important was the exchange of positions between PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro, as the newest model managed to sell almost triple compared to last week. Also, there was a change of positions between the last 3 consoles sold. We leave you with the list of sold consoles and software in physical format.

SOFTWARE SALES

  • Death Stranding – 185,909
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3 – 54,680
  • Ring Fit Adventure – 52,240
  • Persona 5 Royal – 20,113
  • Need for Speed ​​Heat – 16,306
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare – 16,179
  • Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games – 14,276
  • Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition – 8321
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 7866
  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 7693

HARDWARE SALES

  • Nintendo Switch Lite – 54,249
  • Nintendo Switch – 34,523
  • PlayStation 4 Pro— 8546
  • PlayStation 4 – 7264
  • New Nintendo 2DS LL – 1720
  • New Nintendo 3DS LL – 54
  • Xbox One S – 34
  • Xbox One X – 30
  • PlayStation Vita – 22

I remind you that Death Stranding is now available for PlayStation 4, while its PC version will be released in the summer of 2020.