It looks like Capcom is putting a lot of faith in Resident Evil 7 as it expects the title to sell at least 10 million units during its lifetime, according to a recent post-earnings Q&A the company posted on its investor relations site. Since the game’s launch in January until the end of the last fiscal year, which ended on March 31, 2017, Resident Evil 7 has sold over 3.5 million copies. That’s half-a-million less than what Capcom expected to sell in the same time frame but the company still believes the game sold well. It is a solid start, considering the short span between launch and fiscal year end. Further, unit sales for both titles continue to grow even now. What is more, the re-releases of Resident Evil 4, 5 and 6 for current generation platforms are an example of successfully leveraging our library of assets; and they shipped a total of 2.8 million units during the fiscal year. The lifecycle for games is growing longer, driven by ongoing digital sales; as a result, Resident Evil 4, 5 and 6 have each sold more than 7.5 to 10 million units cumulatively (including catalog and re-release sales). As READ FULL…
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Capcom announced today that both volumes of the Resident Evil 7: Biohazard Banned Footage DLC are now available to purchase on Xbox One and Steam after being available exclusively on PS4 for a limited time. …Read More The post Resident Evil 7 Banned Footage DLC Launches on Xbox One and Steam by Tomas Franzese appeared first on DualShockers.
The 7th week of the 2017 UK Sales Charts are in, and unlike the 6th week, Rockstar’s GTA V is no longer sitting at the top, with Ubisoft’s new IP For Honor now holding that honor. …Read More The post For Honor Takes Top Spot on the UK Sales Charts This Week; Sniper Elite 4 Comes in Second by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
Yesterday, Resident Evil 7: Biohazard’s second piece of DLC, Banned Footage Vol. 2 released onto PS4, costing $14.99 USD if you haven’t purchased either the Season Pass or Deluxe Edition. …Read More The post Resident Evil 7’s Banned Footage Vol. 2 DLC Out; Here’s What it Adds by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
Today is Wednesday folks, which can only mean one thing: Media Create has released its weekly sales charts of the Japanese market. For the week starting February 6, 2017, and ending February 12th, the two victors are …Read More The post Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3 Professional and PS4 Top Japanese Sales This Week According to Media Create by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
In preparation for tomorrow’s Banned Footage Vol. 2 DLC, which will cost $14.99 USD if you don’t have the Season Pass, Capcom has released Resident Evil 7 update 1.02 on PlayStation 4. According to the PS4’s Update History, here’s the patch notes for update 1.02: “now supports add-ons, new Trophies added, fixed certain bugs and issues.” Players didn’t say how big of a download the new update is. It looks like Banned Footage Vol. 2 includes eight new Trophies to unlock. Three of them ask you to complete 21 on different difficulties, while another asks you to get an S rank or higher on all stages in Jack’s 55th birthday. You can see the full spoiler-filled Trophy list over here. Banned Footage Vol. 2 comes with two tapes – 21 and Daughters – and a “comical extra game mode,” Jack’s 55th Birthday. Jack’s 55th Birthday doesn’t support PlayStation VR. Resident Evil 7 has shipped more than three million copies since launch last month. The current player total (only counts those who enabled the in-game data transmission option) is at 1.37 million, while the VR user total is at 129,000. Xbox One and PC will get both pieces of Banned Footage DLC on February 21. [Source: Reddit (1), (2), (3), Resident Evil] READ FULL STORY…
The 6th week of the 2017 UK Sales Charts are in, and unlike the 5th week Capcom’s Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is no longer top dog, with Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V stripping away the number …Read More The post UK Sales Charts: GTA V Becomes One of Five Titles to Claim 12 Number Ones; NiOh Debuts at Number Two by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
Resident Evil 7 has shipped 500,000 copies since launch, bringing total worldwide shipments to more than three million units, Capcom announced today. As a result, the Resident Evil franchise is now at 76 million units sold lifetime. “By incorporating broadly scoped innovations and refocusing on horror, the title earned numerous high-scoring reviews from around the globe and garnered attention from fans who also highly praised the game, leading it to exceed three million units shipped,” Capcom said. They’ll “continue to expand interest and demand” for Resident Evil 7 by releasing DLC. The next piece of add-on content is Banned Footage Vol. 2, which arrives on February 14 for $14.99 USD. Capcom didn’t say how many copies of Resident Evil 7 have been sold-through to consumers, but the stats tracking website says there’s 1.3 million total players and 121,000 VR users. As a reminder, stats are only taken from players who have enabled the in-game data transmission option. It was also revealed by Capcom that the latest movie, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, “has had a strong performance worldwide,” and the series is now over one billion dollars worldwide. With this milestone, “the Resident Evil film series boasts the all-time top box office gross of any film series based on a video game to…
Today, Capcom announced that worldwide shipments to retail for its recently released horror game Resident Evil 7: Biohazard, the latest installment in the iconic Resident Evil franchise, for PS4, PlayStation VR, PC, and Xbox One have surpassed …Read More The post Resident Evil 7 Has Now Shipped 3 Million Copies Worldwide by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
Thanks to a quiet week, Resident Evil 7 for PlayStation 4 was easily able to remain in 1st place on the software chart, selling 52,700 copies and bringing its lifetime total to 240,000. The most notable new release, Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Road to Boruto for PS4, opened in 6th with 9,200 copies sold. Even with a drop of 2,000 week-on-week, PS4 was still the #1 selling system, beating the New 3DS LL by 10,000 units. PS Vita and PS4 Pro finished in 3rd and 4th, each moving over 9,500 units. According to Media Create, here’s the 20 best-selling retail games, along with how each system sold in Japan from January 30 to February 5, 2017: Games (Lifetime) Resident Evil 7: biohazard (Grotesque Ver. included) (PS4) – 52,665 (239,971) Pokemon Sun/Pokemon Moon (3DS) – 19,831 (3,132,451) Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World (3DS) – 13,058 (70,482) Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (3DS) – 11,585 (952,704) Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki (3DS) – 11,509 (653,756) Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Road to Boruto (PS4) – 9,204 Gravity Rush 2 (PS4) – 8,518 (98,677) BoxBoy! Stuffed Box (3DS) – 7,582 Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (PSV) – 6,631 (108,475) Grand Theft Auto V (Low Price READ FULL…
It’s Wednesday folks, which means that Media Create has released its weekly sales charts of the Japanese market. For the week starting January 30th, 2017, and ending February 5th, the PS4 has once again topped the hardware …Read More The post Resident Evil 7 and PS4 Top Japanese Sales For Second Straight Week According to Media Create by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
Today, Sony released the PlayStation Store’s top downloaded games for the month of January in North America and Europe. …Read More The post PlayStation Store: January Top Downloads Revealed for North America and Europe; ARK: Survival Evolved Tops Both by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
Even with a 68% drop in sales, Resident Evil 7 managed to stay at #1 on the UK chart for a second week. If it can fend off Nioh this week, RE7 will tie Resident Evil 3 and Resident Evil 5 for most first place finishes in franchise history. Hitman: The Complete First Season was the highest-charting new release in 4th, while Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World for Nintendo 3DS opened in 20th. Here’s the top 20 best-selling games through retail stores in the UK for the week ending February 4, 2017 according to GfK Chart-Track: Resident Evil 7 (down 68%) Grand Theft Auto V (down 2%) FIFA 17 (down 1%) Hitman: The Complete First Season Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (up 4%) Rocket League (up 16%) Battlefield 1 (down 8%) Final Fantasy XV (up 19%) WWE 2K17 (down 5%) Mafia III (down 12%) Overwatch Watch Dogs 2 Minecraft: Xbox Edition Skyrim Special Edition LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Pokemon Sun Steep Titanfall 2 Pokemon Moon Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World Do you think Nioh will be able to debut at #1 this week? [Source: GfK Chart-Track (1), (2)] READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!
The fifth week of the 2017 UK Sales Charts are in, and like the fourth week, Capcom’s Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is top dog. …Read More The post Resident Evil 7 Tops UK Sales Charts For Second Straight Week by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.