article : Five Minute Fanboy – Resident Evil
Resident Evil: Revelations is released today meaning the series will be discussed the internet over. 'Five Minute Fanboy' returns to teach you the best way to blag your way through any Resi conversation you may encounter.
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"Looking at user feedback from the last couple of games, I've started to slightly revise my opinion on that matter."
"I think we learned last year that putting on a lot of titles would not necessarily win over gamers."
The open world game sets a new sales record in Japan, helping the title past the one million sales mark, but much like Capcom's Monster Hunter franchise, sales outside of Japan have been poor.
Critically panned Resident Evil spin-off, Operation Raccoon City, is estimated to have sold around two million copies, according to Capcom figures.
Mass Effect 3 sold over one million copies during its first month on sales in the US, topping the video game chart for the five week period ended March 31, 2012, the NPD Group has revealed.
Slant Six, the Canadian developer of Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, has defended its newly released game, claiming it achieved the targets set by publisher Capcom despite earning a poor 54 score on Metacritic.
FIFA Street holds on at the top of the All Formats All Prices UK video game chart, despite a 44 per cent dip in sales and a busy week of new releases.
Trade in Mass Effect 3, Street Fighter X Tekken, FIFA Street or Twisted Metal and Get Raccoon City for £5.
Zombie Hunt, the Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City companion app, is now available as a free download for iPhone, iPad and Android devices.