The pair said on Tuesday the in-development game will reproduce the hunting actions that define the Monster Hunter series while offering players a new game experience unique to mobile platforms.
Monster Hunter is Capcom’s second best-selling franchise with 88 million units shipped as of September 2022, trailing only Resident Evil (131m) and comfortably ahead of third-placed Street Fighter (49m).
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The publisher’s top-selling game of all time is 2018’s Monster Hunter: World (pictured) with 18.5 million shipped, ahead of 2017’s Resident Evil 7 (11.3m) and 2021’s Monster Hunter Rise (11.2m).
The studio reportedly generated $10 billion in 2020, making it the world’s largest developer at time, according to Reuters sources.