The Local Wickedness 2 remake launched in January of in 2014, as well as was quickly satisfied by thunderous function, being taken into consideration among the most effective video games in the series and a worthy innovation of the PS1 original. At once, it took pleasure in strong sales, as well as by the end of 2019, it had actually covered 5.8 million units sold (at the same time outselling the initial game, which has marketed 4.96 million units). And also in 2020, even with a new Citizen Evil video game having actually released, the 2019 remake is remaining to sell outstanding numbers.
Capcom have updated their Platinum sellers listing, which incorporates and information the exact sales figures for every one of their games to day that have crossed the 1 million units sold landmark, as well as Citizen Wickedness 2 has actually climbed up further in their ranks. The video game has actually now offered 7.2 million devices worldwide since June 30,2020 This makes it their 6th highest possible offering private launch of perpetuity (re-releases and also numerous SKUs not counted), and also as far as the Homeowner Evil series is worried, RE2 only tracks Homeowner Wickedness 5, 6, and also 7 in sales. The latter has actually come to be the highest-selling individual launch in the collection.
On The Other Hand, the Local Wickedness 3 remake, which introduced in March of this year, has actually sold 2.7 million devices since June30 Its pace of sales falls well below its prompt predecessor, Capcom state it has actually been a “strong” release for them, as well as has a lot more or less executed per expectations.