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Monster Hunter Rise, the newest recreation in Capcom’s long-running sequence, has shipped 4 million copies in its first weekend, the developer has introduced.
The brand new Monster Hunter recreation is at the moment solely accessible on Nintendo Swap, which means all copies bought to date are only for that platform. For comparability, Monster Hunter World shipped 5 million copies in three days, however throughout each Xbox One and PlayStation 4 platforms.
As of December 31, 2020, Capcom had bought 66 million models of Monster Hunter video games throughout your entire sequence. With these new figures taken into consideration, the sequence has now bought over 70 million copies.
2021 is a giant yr for Monster Hunter; Rise has launched to glowing evaluations, and a second recreation – Monster Hunter Tales 2: Wings of Smash – is ready for launch on July 9. Moreover, this yr noticed Monster Hunter tailored right into a Hollywood film. And in early 2022, Monster Hunter Rise will come to PC, too.
Matt Purslow is IGN’s UK Information and Leisure Author.