The three-month period ended June 30, 2201 saw net sales increase 104.1% year-on-year, while operating income rose by a massive 120.4% compared to the same period last year.
Resident Evil Village has now exceeded 4.5 million shipments globally following its launch in May 2021 for PS5, PS4, PC, Xbox Series X/S, and Xbox One. The company announced last month that it will be developing DLC for the survival horror title, although no further details have been confirmed.
This quarter, Capcom’s core Digital Contents business drove business results through its continued pursuit of digital sales growth, including with a major new release in its flagship series Resident Evil Village and sales of catalog titles such as Monster Hunter Rise.
Capcom is celebrating the 25th anniversary of Resident Evil this year, although one of the projects announced to mark the occasion, Resident Evil Re:Verse, has since been pushed into early 2022.
[Source – Capcom]