Uproxx - My review of Resident Evil 6, while not full of the torches and pitchforks most Western critics have been handing out for Capcom, was hardly enthusiastic. And I still think it’s a mediocre game.
But there’s an ongoing theme in the gaming press that Capcom has finally killed the franchise. And, going by the critics, they’d be right.
One small problem with that: So far, Capcom’s shipped 4.5 million units of the game, an in-house record. True, shipments aren’t sales, but that’s still a lot of games out the door.