Resident Evil 5 Has Shipped 5 Million Copies Worldwide

Capcom multi-platform survival horror title Resident Evil 5 is a big gtame. How big? To the tune of 5 million big.

We first hear about RE5's shipping success back in May. Now, we get to hear about then in June. Thank you Capcom press release!

The Osaka-base game developer has shipped over 5 million copies of the game, which went on sale this past March. To date, this is the highest number of games shipped for a Resident Evil game. The previous record holder was Resident Evil 2 with 4,960,000 units shipped.

To put things in perspective, four million copies of RE5 were shipped in March alone.