Capcom has literally struck the gold mine with their latest installment in the Resident Evil franchise, as Resident Evil Village ships over 4 million units for digital and physical releases worldwide — making it one of the company’s best selling titles in recent memory!
Here’s the press release announcement of the good news from Capcom themselves.
Resident Evil Village is the sequel to Resident Evil 7 biohazard (which has gone on to ship a cumulative 9 million units as of March 31, 2021) and features a higher degree of action and even more expansive, highly engaging gameplay. In the game, players take on the role of protagonist Ethan Winters as they delve into a new kind of survival horror set in a mysterious, snowy village. Lauded for its technical merits, including its stunning, photorealistic visuals and cutting-edge 3D audio, the game also won support from fans for featuring appealing characters grounded in traditional horror and gameplay that expertly balanced elements of action and horror. This resulted in worldwide shipments of the title surpassing 4 million units.
Capcom remains firmly committed to satisfying the expectations of all stakeholders by leveraging its industry-leading game development capabilities.
That’s definitely great news to hear, and if you haven’t played RE Village yet — read our review and see why you should whether you’re a longtime Resident Evil fan or new to the series!
Resident Evil Village is now out for PC and consoles!