Capcom has announced that Resident Evil Village has shipped over 3 million copies worldwide since releasing on the 7th of May 2021. Resident Evil 7: Biohazard managed to ship over 2.5 million copies in the same period. This now means that the Resident Evil franchise has shipped over 100 million copies worldwide.
Details via Capcom:
Experience survival horror like never before in Resident Evil Village, the eighth major installment in the genre-defining Resident Evil franchise. Set a few years after the horrifying events in the critically acclaimed Resident Evil 7 biohazard, the all-new storyline brings Ethan Winters to a remote snow-capped village filled with a diverse cast of terrifying enemies. After a devastating encounter with Resident Evil series hero Chris Redfield, Ethan pursues him in search of answers but finds himself in an entirely new nightmare.
Modern console technology paired with Capcom’s proprietary RE Engine deliver a visceral experience combining pulse-pounding action with signature survival horror gameplay synonymous with the Resident Evil series. Harnessing the newest console technology, Resident Evil Village delivers stunning graphics and advanced technology on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S. New gameplay features harken back to fan-favorite elements from previous Resident Evil games while new mechanics offer more depth to the action during combat.
Resident Evil Village is available on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series and Stadia.
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