Capcom hoping Resident Evil 6 will sell 7 million copies
Expects it to be the best selling title of company’s history.
Resident Evil 6 is due out in October, and here’s Capcom firing bets, or let’s say hopes that its sixth main entry in the never-ending T virus saga will sell 7 million copies worldwide.
Andriasang is reporting that the Japanese publisher has set a sales target of over 1 million for its upcoming titles. That includes DmC Devil May Cry, Dragon’s Dogma and Lost Planet 3.
According to Capcom, Ninja Theory’s rebooted Devil May Cry is expected to shift a good 2 million copies. As for the new fantasy RPG title, Dragon’s Dogma, the publisher is aiming for 1.5 million units. Finally, Lost Planet 3 – which is planned for release early 2013, will accordingly yield the least of them all in terms of projected sales – 1.4 million.