Resident Evil 7 Sales Have Surpassed 10 Million Units Worldwide

Resident Evil 7 Sales

Resident Evil 7 sales have officially surpassed 10 million units worldwide. In May 2021, it was announced that Resident Evil 7 sales had surpassed 9 million units worldwide. As it stands, Resident Evil 7 retains its spot as the best selling Resident Evil title within the franchise to date. It also remains at second place on Capcom’s Platinum Titles list.

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Currently, Monster Hunter: World still occupies first place on Capcom’s Platinum Titles list. The title has sold 17.3 million units as of June 30, 2021. Only time will tell if Resident Evil 7 will slowly creep up the list to take first place. The Resident Evil 2 remake sits just behind Resident Evil 7 with 8.6 million units sold.

The most recent entry in the series, Resident Evil Village, has sold 4.5 million units worldwide as of July 2021. The title has sold roughly the same amount during its initial release as Resident Evil 7. However, recent updates regarding the sales of Resident Evil Village have not been shared.

Resident Evil 7 is a first person entry in the Resident Evil series. It stars protagonist Ethan Winters as he searches for his finance, Mia. Like previous Resident Evil titles, players explore a mysterious mansion and solve puzzles while uncovering secrets associated with the infamous Umbrella Corporation.

Resident Evil 7 is immediately available on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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