We just lately bought phrase from Capcom that lots of its beloved franchises have been promoting like loopy, with stats like Monster Hunter reaching 54 million items bought throughout all video games, in addition to the Satan Could Cry collection reaching 20 million items bought. As a part of these statistics, it was revealed that the Resident Evil collection has reached 91 million items, which is totally nuts. What’s additionally spectacular is the truth that Resident Evil 2 (2019) has surpassed four.2 million copies bought, as of March 31, 2019, which is nearly as many lifetime copies bought as the unique Resident Evil 2, a 21-year previous recreation. The unique Resident Evil 2 is presently sitting at round four.96 million items bought.
The truth is, contemplating the info for Resident Evil 2 (2019) is a pair months previous now, it’s attainable that it has already outsold the unique Resident Evil 2. It’s completely affordable to assume, given all of the current PSN gross sales which have featured Resident Evil 2 (2019) at a reduced value would have enticed followers to make the acquisition, giving it an additional enhance in gross sales.
Certainly, the remake will outsell the unique in due time, although. Resident Evil 2 (2019) is without doubt one of the highest-rated video games of the 12 months, incomes important acclaim from many retailers, together with ours. It additionally presently holds a Metacritic rating of 90, making it one of the crucial beloved video games of the collection (and if I’m being trustworthy, it’s my recreation of the 12 months).
With its success in thoughts, we’ll possible get a remake of the followup, Resident Evil three: Nemesis. Capcom hasn’t confirmed this, however they might be loopy to not capitalize on the success of Resident Evil 2 (2019). Apparently, Capcom may need been teasing Nemesis on Twitter again in April, as properly.
No matter occurs, the collection and firm are in fine condition, giving Capcom the assets it must proceed creating high-quality video games that followers love.
When do you assume Resident Evil 2 (2019) will outsell the unique Resident Evil 2? Do you assume we’ll see a Resident Evil three: Nemesis remake? Tell us!