Who’d have thought that slaying monsters would beat out every other thing Capcom has published? As part of Capcom’s latest financial results, the publisher has announced that Monster Hunter World sales have now exceeded over 12 million units shipped for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC!
This makes Monster Hunter World the best-selling title ever in Capcom’s storied history! Given how Capcom has published some of the most iconic games of all time in Street Fighter II, Resident Evil, etc., this is no small feat by the action game.
Per Capcom: “Monster Hunter World … continued to report strong sales. with total shipments breaking 12 million units, marking a record high for any single title in the company’s history.”
Additional details from Capcom has mentioned that the fantastic Resident Evil 2 Remake has shipped over four million units, while Devil May Cry 5 has shipped over two million units. Note that these are units shipped and not sold.
Congrats, Capcom! And here’s to more monsters slayed and made out as armor parts in the future!