Over 101,000 concurrent gamers on Steam at launch.
It has been clear for a while now that Capcom have excessive expectations from Resident Evil Village, each by way of its crucial reception and the way it sells. So far as the latter is anxious, we clearly gained’t know precisely how nicely the sport has offered in its first few days till Capcom releases official gross sales figures, however we do have an concept of the beginning it’s gotten off to on PC, at the very least.
As noticed by Eurogamer, in keeping with SteamDB, Resident Evil Village had a peak concurrent participant depend of 101,726 gamers on Steam on the day of its launch (it’s present peak concurrent participant depend on the time of writing is 106,631). That’s the largest launch for a Resident Evil recreation on PC- larger than each Resident Evil 2’s remake in 2018 (which had a launch day concurrent peak of 74,024 gamers), final yr’s Resident Evil 3 remake (32,635 gamers), and 2017’s Resident Evil 7 (18,211 gamers).
Resident Evil Village is presently obtainable for PS5, Xbox Sequence X/S, PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Stadia. We have been huge followers of the sport as nicely, so if you happen to ask us, it undoubtedly deserves its stable launch. In our overview, we awarded it a rating of 9/10, saying, “Resident Evil Village expertly combines tense horror, thrilling motion, participating exploration, and compelling storytelling in a single chic expertise, delivering probably the greatest video games within the historical past of Capcom’s beloved survival horror franchise.” You’ll be able to learn our full overview by means of right here.