6.1 million copies of Resident Evil Village have been sold. This is evident from Capcom’s annual numbers. The Japanese game developer says it has “recorded high profits for the fifth year in a row”.
The fiscal year ended on March 31, 2022. Capcom announces that the profit This is mainly due to the sale of digital games, including Resident Evil Village. It was released on May 7, 2021 and It sold 3 million copies in the first week after release† Another good selling game was Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin. Almost 1.5 million units were sold. The game was released on June 25, 2021 for Nintendo Switch and Windows devices.
Capcom’s net sales for the past fiscal year were 110 billion yen, or approximately 804 million euros. Capcom said that represented a 15.5 percent increase from the previous fiscal year. Capcom’s annual sales of digital games and downloadable content totaled 32.6 million units. 30.1 million units were sold last year.
Whether Resident Evil Village will catch up with its predecessor Resident Evil 7 in terms of sales is too early to say. Resident Evil 7 Biohazard was released in January 2017. Last year, Capcom reported that It has been sold over ten million times† Prior to that, the best-selling title in the franchise was the 2019 Resident Evil 2 Remake, which has delivered 8.6 million copies in that time.
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