Publisher and developer Capcom in a recent press release on their official website uncovered updated information on the success of the global action role-playing game Monster Hunter Rise.
As has been revealed, total shipments and digital sales of Monster Hunter Rise have surpassed 8 million copies. The new pinnacle was conquered by the game almost ten months after the initial release.
For comparison, debuting in early 2018, Monster Hunter: World reached a comparable number (8.3 million) significantly faster – just over six months after the release date.
Remember that in the first four days of Monster Hunter Rise’s release, it sold over 4 million copies worldwide in one week – 5 million in one month – 6 million, for two months – 7 million, and in six months – 7.5 million.
Monster Hunter Rise was released on Nintendo Switch on March 26, 2021 and was released on PC (Steam) on January 12, 2022. In a press release, Capcom notes that the PC version helped the game reach 8 million copies.