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Capcom: Resident Evil Series Tops 91 Million Units Sold, Street Fighter Series Tops 42 Million Units Sold

Capcom: Resident Evil Series Tops 91 Million Units Sold, Street Fighter Series Tops 42 Million Units Sold - Sales

by William D'Angelo , posted on 05 February 2020 / 4,225 Views

Capcom announced in its 2019 integrated report the Resident Evil franchise has surpassed a combined 91 million units sold lifetime as of March 31, 2019.

The publisher also announced the Street Fighter series has sold over a combined 42 million units lifetime as of March 31, 2019. The Monster Hunter franchise has also sold 54 million units lifetime and Mega Man has sold a combined 35 million units.

In the current fiscal year Capcom's best-selling games are Monster Hunter: World with 4.5 million units sold, Resident Evil 2 remake with 4.2 million units sold, and Devil May Cry 5 with 2.1 million units sold.


A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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5 Comments
SuperNintend0rk (on 15 October 2019)

It's crazy that Monster Hunter has already managed outsell classic franchises like Street Fighter and Mega Man!

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Manlytears SuperNintend0rk (on 16 October 2019)

Yup, and MHW realy did a number, it amazes me the fact that MHW and Iceborn expansion are prety much set to surpass 20M copys, meaning more than 1/3 of MW series life timw sales!

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SuperNintend0rk SuperNintend0rk (on 16 October 2019)

True, before MHW the franchise only did amazing numbers in Japan, but now it's massive everywhere!

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Mospeada21CA (on 15 October 2019)

Congrats, Capcom!! I am ready for RE3 ReMake! ;) Pre-Ordering now.

  • +3
trunkswd Mospeada21CA (on 15 October 2019)

I loved RE2 Remake. If they use the exact same engine and resources in that for a RE3 remake I am sold.

  • +1