In the latest press-release, Capcom shared the exciting news of Action RPG Monster Hunter: World shipping over 7.5 million copies worldwide. The game was released January 26th for Xbox One & PlayStation 4 gaming systems with PC version coming at a later point.
Monster Hunter: World is the latest entry in the series, and the first new Monster Hunter title for home consoles in nine years. It is also the first title in the series to be given a global simultaneous launch, and was given an ambitious worldwide promotional campaign in order to further build upon its fan base both in Japan and in markets overseas.
Capcom remains firmly committed to satisfying the expectations of all users by leveraging its industry-leading game development capabilities in order to create highly entertaining gameplay experiences.
More about the game:
Monster Hunter: World is an open world action RPG game developed and published by Capcom for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. It is the fifth instalment in the Monster Hunter franchise.
The game has much larger maps, seamless transitions between locations and offers four-player co-op mode. The players take on roles of Hunters, whose missions are to hunt down and either kill or capture large monsters for study.