Well... I guess it's a success!
THE HYPE IS OVER! After years of waiting, Resident Evil: Village is finally out! Was it worth the wait? Most critics and users seem to think so, but the bigger question is, was it a success?... Apparently, a huge one.
According to Capcom's sales report, Village has shipped and digitally sold over 3 MILLION UNITS since its May 7th release. That's huge, as a comparison, Resident Evil VII only shipped 2.5 Million units over the same amount of time.
HERE ARE THE CUMULATIVE SALES NUMBERS RE8 NEEDS TO BEAT :
Resident Evil VII : Biohazard : 8.5 MILLION UNITS
Resident Evil 2 (Remake) : 7.9 MILLION UNITS
TOTAL Resident Evil Franchise Sales : 100+ MILLION UNITS
Resident Evil Village is currently available for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC via Steam, and Google Stadia.