Capcom Disappointed By Slouching Resident Evil 6 Sales
Posted by Katy Ellis
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Capcom has announced its latest financial earnings, stating that the disappointing sales of Resident Evil 6 have caused the company to lower its estimated profits for the year. While figures for the undead offering started well – shifting an amazing 634,000 units on the PlayStation 3 in its first week in Japan alone – sales have since slowed, forcing the publisher to slash its total earnings estimates from ¥9.8 billion to ¥6.5 billion.
Resident Evil 6 received mixed reviews from critics, due to its focus on action ahead of survival horror. You can feast your eyes on our analysis through here.