Capcom is perhaps recognized for console video games, however the writer and developer need PC to be its main platform, Nikkei reported Friday and summarized in English by Bloomberg reporter Takashi Mochizuki. Capcom’s President and COO Haruhiro Tsujimoto instructed Nikkei that the corporate intends to make this occur quickly.
“[Tsujimoto] says the corporate needs to set PC as [the] predominant outlet for its recreation software program,” mentioned Mochizuki on Twitter. “By 2022 or 2023, Capcom hopes gross sales of video games on consoles [and] PCs to be [equal].”
It’s not a shocking assertion as Capcom has executed simultaneous releases between PC and console variations of its video games for a while now. A latest instance is Resident Evil Village, which got here out on PC the identical day as its console counterparts. Equally, Monster Hunter Rise, initially a Nintendo Switch exclusive, will come to PC subsequent summer time. That’s together with the Sunbreaker enlargement too!
Take a look at the slick trailer for Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak for your self beneath.
New threats loom on the horizon. #MHRise
— Monster Hunter (@monsterhunter) September 23, 2021
Although Monster Hunter: World’s huge success on PC is probably going the motivating issue behind Tsujimoto’s statements — as the sport sold exceptionally well on PC. Equally, Resident Evil 2 did gangbusters on PC again when it got here out. Till Capcom comes out and explicitly states why, nevertheless, all we are able to do is speculate.
Written by Kyle Campbell on behalf of GLHF.