In a nutshell: Capcom has up to date the checklist of its best-selling video games of all time. Not too surprisingly, Monster Hunter: World sits within the primary spot, having bought 14.9 million models as of December 31, 2019. That’s nearly double the variety of gross sales by second-place Resident Evil 5.
Capcom’s prime ten video games are dominated by the Resident Evil and Monster Hunter video games, with complete gross sales for the latter collection reaching 60 million. The one title within the prime ten that’s not a part of the 2 franchises is the unique 1992 SNES launch of Avenue Fighter 2, which is at quantity 5 with 6.three million gross sales.
We additionally see that the superb Resident Evil 7 is now the third best-selling entry within the collection. Again in 2018, the critically acclaimed recreation had bought 5.1 million copies—2 million fewer than the panned Resident Evil 6. The figures noticed Capcom confess that it values high quality and important acclaim over monetary success in the case of its video games. Now, nonetheless, fourth-place Resi 7 is simply 400,000 models wanting catching up with Resi 6, which is the third best-seller.
Resident Evil 2 takes up each the sixth and seventh slots, although it’s the 2019 remake that sits above the PlayStation authentic. Final 12 months’s recreation has bought 5.eight million copies, nearly one million greater than the 1998 title.
Additional down the chart, Satan Might Cry 5’s three.1 million gross sales places it within the 19th spot, making it essentially the most profitable entry within the long-running franchise.
Capcom’s ten best-selling video games of all time:
1) Monster Hunter World: 14.9 million
2) Resident Evil 5 (PS3/360 model): 7.6 million
three) Resident Evil 6 (PS3/360 model): 7.four million
four) Resident Evil 7: 7 million
5) Avenue Fighter 2 (SNES): 6.three million
6) Resident Evil 2 Remake: 5.eight million
7) Resident Evil 2 (PS1): four.96 million
eight) Monster Hunter Freedom three (PSP): four.9 million
9) Monster Hunter Generations (3DS): four.three million
10) Monster Hunter four Final (3DS): four.2 million