Capcom announced that Resident Evil 7 biohazard, the company’s first-person survival horror released in 2017, shipped over 10 million units worldwide. The release of Resident Evil Village in May 2021 allowed for promotions to leverage synergies between the two titles such as with the release of a bundle containing both games.
Capcom achieved long-running sales in excess of 1 million units in each fiscal year since the release of Resident Evil 7 biohazard, leading the game to be the first in the series to break 10 million cumulative worldwide shipments.
About Resident Evil 7 Biohazard:
Resident Evil 7 delivers an unprecedented level of immersion that brings the thrilling horror up close and personal.
Set in modern-day rural America and taking place after the dramatic events of Resident Evil 6, players experience the terror directly from the first-person perspective. Resident Evil 7 embodies the series’ signature gameplay elements of exploration and tense atmosphere that first coined “survival horror” some twenty years ago; meanwhile, a complete refresh of gameplay systems simultaneously propels the survival horror experience to the next level.