Avenue Fighter V has offered seven million copies as of December 31, 2022, based on Capcom. In a translated tweet, the writer’s Japanese Twitter famous the coincidence of it hitting that milestone as the sport is because of flip seven years outdated on February 16.
In that very same thread, Capcom acknowledged the rocky launch of the sport’s first launch, and said it was “sorry for inflicting hassle to everybody who was wanting ahead to it. […] I’m really grateful to all of you who’ve been there all alongside.”
When it first launched in 2016 for PlayStation 4 and PC, Capcom reported that Avenue Fighter V offered 1.4 million copies, placing it behind the writer’s preliminary launch projections. Through the years, Capcom has supplied its combating sport with extra content material and fixes, along with re-releasing it twice, in 2018 and 2020.
Avenue Fighter V obtained loads of criticism at launch, significantly for its unstable on-line connection. It additionally might not have helped that the sport was a PS4 console unique at a time when different combating video games have been coming to as many platforms as doable.
As of December 31, 2022, the general Avenue Fighter franchise has offered 49 million models, as revealed in Capcom’s latest financial report. In that very same report, the writer mentioned it wished to promote 40 million models of all its sport earlier than its fiscal yr ends in April.
At time of writing, Capcom has not launched a gross sales goal for Avenue Fighter 6, which can launch on June 2. In contrast to its predecessor, the latest entry within the collection could have the added bonus of releasing on the Xbox Sequence X | S, along with PC and each PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.
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