Capcom’s Smurfs’ Village And Zombie Café Cross 10 Million Downloads On iTunes



Capcom have been making a lot of progress on the iPhone front in recent years, porting some of their best games to the system. One look at their portfolio, and you’re likely to notice a line-up of high-profile titles like Resident Evil 4, Street Fighter IV, Ghost Trick, and even Devil May Cry 4 Refrain.


However, Capcom also develop original iPhone games. Recently, they released Smurfs’ Village and Zombie Café, and reported earlier today that both games have seen over 10 million downloads between the two of them.



Smurfs’ Village has you take on the role of a Smurf in the game. You start out with a plot of land and a house, and from there, it’s up to you to grow and cultivate the village. Meanwhile, Zombie Café has you managing a café with only zombies to serve as your employees, and you have to train them into waiters.


Both games are free to download and play, but Capcom charge players for buying in-game items, such as Smurfberries to speed up the growth of your crops and village.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.