Try our new beta! Click here
Submitted by mrbojingles 935d ago | news

Capcom: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate sales 'plateaued overall' on Wii U

Capcom says that while Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate's can be considered a hit that the game's retail sales have 'plateaued overall'. (Capcom, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, Wii U)

DA_SHREDDER  +   935d ago
The game works really well on the gamepad. The only thing is having to go to options to change it every time, but, its a small price to pay for such a good game.
boybato  +   935d ago
Capcom: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate sales 'plateaued overall' on Wii U

> The WiiU sales had a nice bump for this weeks MediaCreate, with no new software releases. Courtesy of course due to GoldenWeek albeit there was a boost at MH sales as well.
ZeekQuattro  +   935d ago
The moral of the story is that a company really shouldn't be counting on old ports because their other franchises have been tanking lately. I tried MH 3 and I could certainly see why so many either love it or hate it. I care little about graphics it was the overall gameplay I disliked and that is whats important in a game.
PopRocks359  +   935d ago
That's what happens with a limited install base, sadly. Shame too given how the Wii U version is online. At least it initially sold well. That's better than outright failure I suppose.
Realplaya  +   935d ago
This was a positive piece why put a negative spin on it?
PopRocks359  +   934d ago
I'm not trying to put a negative spin on it. It's just a shame that the sales dropped like that. It's great game and deserves to do better. I was just giving my honest thoughts, I really don't see why the eight plus disagrees were necessary.
SolidDuck  +   935d ago
Hmm, here's a thought capcom. Maybe bring monster hunter to ps3 and 360 too. Never mind that's crazy, why would u want to make more money and expand your audience. Forget I said anything.
generalthadeape  +   935d ago
bobacdigital  +   935d ago
The probably get a huge exclusivity cash sum from Nintendo to keep them on their systems. Studios look for the sure bet and guaranteed money rather taking the risk of an unsuccessful release.

They should be happy that people are buying a improved Wii version of the game... Im sure it didnt cost them much to uprez the graphics and add a few Wii U features to it.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
New stories

10 Best Indie Games of 2015

10m ago - The Independent video games more widely known as indies are games created by small groups or many... | PS3

Does Take-Two even need another Grand Theft Auto?

11m ago - If you work in games retail, it will be hard to forget September 2013. Grand Theft Auto V laun... | PC

HotLiked - What the Internet is talking about right now

Now - Kill some time at You will regret it... | Promoted post

Rocket League X Portal? Yup That’s a Thing!

23m ago - Starting December 1st you can score some cool fluff for your rocket powered battle car just by pl... | PC

This 'Resident Evil' Cosplay Gets Five S.T.A.R.S. -

27m ago - This 'Resident Evil' Cosplay Gets Five S.T.A.R.S. | Resident Evil

Life is Feudal: Your Own Review (GameWatcher)

29m ago - From GameWatcher: "During the beginning of my time with Life is Feudal, it took me through a tuto... | PC