In the first week after the release of the action role-playing Monster Hunter: World of Japan purchased 1.2 million physical copies of the game. This is 92% of the starting batch of discs sent by publisher Capcom in stores.
This is stated in the research company Media Create.
With the release of Monster Hunter: World in Japan is almost three times (266%) off sales of the PlayStation 4: from 55.6 thousand to 140 thousand consoles.
The game also reached the 1 place in sales in the retail sector in the UK according to data from research firm GfK on 3 Feb.
Games the Monster Hunter series was established in 2004 and includes 5 games and two spin-offs.
Popularity and start selling Monster Hunter: World steel record in franchise history.