Frontier Developments today announced via its financial report for the last 6 months that its flagship title, Elite: Dangerous, has sold over 1.4 million and led the charge for the company to report pre-tax profits of £400,000 for the first half of 2015/2016.

According to the report Frontier Developments saw £10.9 million in sales over the course of 6 months, which equates to £7.8 million gross profit. The previous tax year the developers £6.8 million in revenue from the same period. The previous financial report showed a £1.9 million loss in the 6 months building up to November, with this recent report showing a huge improvement to £400,000 profit.

“All our development teams are now working on self-published projects and with the release of Planet Coaster in calendar Q4 2016 our investment phase will complete and we will be generating revenues from both our major franchises,” CEO David Braben

Source: GameIndustry