Capcom has massive ambitions for the upcoming survival horror sequel.
Resident Evil has been one among Capcom’s most profitable franchises for so long as it has been round, and in recent times, it’s grown extra profitable than ever. Not solely have latest entries within the sequence loved widespread important acclaim, they’ve additionally gone on to promote spectacular figures over extended durations of time. With the upcoming Resident Evil Village, Capcom are hoping not just for that success to proceed, however for it to even be topped.
Talking just lately with GamesIndustry, Capcom’s EMEA and UK advertising director Antoine Molant stated that Capcom’s main purpose this yr is for Resident Evil Village to grow to be probably the most profitable sport within the sequence, not simply by way of gross sales, but additionally high quality.
“Our most important ambition for this yr, though there’s a lot occurring on the identical time, is to ensure Resident Evil Village would be the best-performing Resident Evil title, each by way of high quality in addition to enterprise,” Molant stated.
Capcom have been bullish concerning the sport they’ve on their fingers, going so far as to say that Resident Evil Village might very nicely be the most effective survival horror sport ever made, whereas studies have additionally spoken concerning the robust gross sales they’re anticipating for the sport. It stays to be seen whether or not it lives as much as these expectations, however anticipation surrounding the survival horror sequel is actually very excessive.
Resident Evil Village launches on Could 7 for PS5, Xbox Collection X/S, PS4, Xbox One, and PC. You possibly can take a look at the sport’s PC necessities by means of right here. In the meantime, an open beta for the upcoming PvP title Resident Evil Re:Verse (which will likely be free for everybody who will get Village) can even kick off in April.