Capcom list their top sellers

Capcom have taken the time out of their busy day to list their best selling games and their best selling franchises. Normally we are not really all that interested in how much a game sells, but in this case it seem the listing seems interesting enough.

As you can see below the Resident Evil series is certainly the biggest seller for the company, but interestingly the much loved Resi 4 does not break the top ten games list at all. The full Top 10 list is as follows:

Series Unit Sales

  • Resident Evil Series (50 titles, 34,500,000)
  • Mega Man Series (120 titles, 28,000,000)
  • Street Fighter Series (59 titles, 25,000,000)
  • Disney Series (33 titles, 13,200,000)
  • Devil May Cry Series (10 titles, 9,500,000)
  • Onimusha Series (12 titles, 7,800,000)
  • Monster Hunter Series (10 titles, 6,300,000)
  • Dino Crisis Series (13 titles, 4,400,000)
  • Ghosts ‘n Goblins Series (15 titles, 4,300,000)
  • Final Fight Series (10 titles, 3,200,000)
  • Breath of Fire Series (15 titles, 3,000,000)
  • Ace Attorney Series (11 titles, 2,800,000)
  • Commando Series (2 titles, 1,200,000)
  • 1942 Series (3 titles, 1,200,000)

Top 10 games by sales:

  • Street Fighter II (released June 1992, SFC, 6,300,000 units sold)
  • Resident Evil 2 (January 1998, PS, 4,960,000)
  • Street Fighter II Turbo (July 1993, SFC, 4,100,000)
  • Resident Evil 3 Nemesis (September 1999, PS, 3,500,000)
  • Resident Evil (March 1996, PS, 2,750,000)
  • Dino Crisis (July 1999, PS, 2,400,000)
  • Devil May Cry 4 (January 2008, PS3, Xbox 360, 2,300,000)
  • Devil May Cry (August 2001, PS2, 2,160,000)
  • Monster Hunter Freedom 2 (February 2007, PSP, 2,150,000)
  • Onimusha: Warlords (January 2001, PS2, 2,020,000)