Sales revenues of 800 million dollars means about 13 to 14 million units. "Previous Post Grand Theft Auto series has sold 13 million copies in a year. GTA 5 has done this in a day, "said Daniel Ernst, an analyst at Hudson Square Research.
Making the game lasted five years and production costs amounted to 200-250 million dollars, according to analyst estimates.
GTA 5 receipts have exceeded those recorded last year for the game Call of Duty: Black Ops II, which brought revenues of 500 million dollars on the first day of release.