And who were the slackers? Square Enix highlighted five "major titles" released during the period:
- Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 (DS) - 1.28 million units sold (Japan-only)
- Final Fantasy XIV (PC) - 630K units sold (worldwide)
- Just Cause 2 (multiplatform) - 560K units sold (worldwide)*
- Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days (multiplatform) - 1.12 million units sold (worldwide)
- Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep (PSP) - 510K units sold (worldwide)*
*Title released in some regions prior to April 2010; sales only reflect those recorded in the six months ending September 30, 2010.
[Image: Year-over-year comparison of monthly revenues from existing outlets; source: Square Enix]