DmC: Devil May Cry News (Xbox360)

Capcom "had its missteps, it's learning, it's definitely trying"

Posted: 28.11.2013 by Technet2k

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Dead Rising 3 producer Mike Jones from Capcom Vancouver has said everybody at the company is "a huge Capcom fan." They don't have any 'yeah, whatever' employees as "most people f**king love Capcom."

He admits Capcom's size makes it difficult to get "all those pieces moving in the right direction" speedily, and acknowledges mistakes but there's "a lot of big stuff" coming.

Report: Capcom's European workforce "faces redundancy" of "more than half"

Posted: 03.10.2013 by Technet2k

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Corporate restructuring on a 'major scale' within Capcom's European division means that "more than half" of the workforce will find their positions made redundant. This follows a 'bad fiscal year' for the company.

Capcom confirmed the EU business is now "currently evaluating its structure" following in the footsteps of their US operations. Missed targets have hit hard.

Capcom posts annual fiscal results, Resident Evil 6

Posted: 08.05.2013 by Technet2k

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The previous forecast for their end of year fiscal by Capcom has been more-or-less on the money (no pun intended). An profit of 19.42 million was posted, which is down 52% year-on-year.

Resident Evil 6 "did not meet" their expectations with sales at 4.9 million, falling short of the 7 million they hoped for. DmC: Devil May Cry enjoyed "stable popularity" overseas, with no total sales mentioned.

Black Ops 2, Xbox 360 lead US sales in January

Posted: 15.02.2013 by JonahFalcon

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The NPD Group has revealed the top selling games for January 2013, which was led by Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, continuing its domination of the market.

Furthermore, the Xbox 360 led for the 25th straight month with 281,000 unit sales. Neither Sony nor Nintendo revealed their hardware sales for January, however.

Capcom revises down DmC: Devil May Cry sales by 800k

Posted: 05.02.2013 by Technet2k

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The initial target for sales had been 2 million units for Ninja Theory's DmC: Devil May Cry by the end of this fiscal year for Capcom, but that looks most unlikely as the publisher drops it to 1.2 million.

So far around one million has been shipped. Despite receiving a top spot in charts, DmC has failed to at least match sales figures for Devil May Cry 4 at launch, achieving just a third in the UK.