Many had fears going into Assassin’s Creed Syndicate after the glitch filled mess that Unity had brought us. Since the game was better than what most people had expected, it sold very well.
According to SuperData, Assassin’s Creed Syndicate did $14.8 million in digital sales alone, which is higher than what Unity had done. It is believed that one crucial thing that helped lead to this was the amount of positive reviews Syndicate received from bother critics and gamers alike. Some websites such as the Examiner have credited the removal of multiplayer in the game as one of the key factors as to why it has done so well by making them focus more on the story and gameplay mechanics.