The company's net sales for the year saw 15.5% year-on-year growth reaching $856.2 million, its operating income also increased significantly amounting to $333.7 million (up 24% from the previous year).
Resident Evil Village
Capcom has released its financial results for the full fiscal year ended March 2022, reporting record-high net sales, a fifth consecutive year of record-high profits, and a ninth consecutive year of operating income growth.
According to the report, the company's net sales for the year reached 110,054 million yen ($856.2 million), a growth of 15.5 % compared to the previous fiscal year. Operating income increased by 24% reaching 42,909 million yen ($333.7 million).
The company attributes its growth mainly to its digital content business saying that it was driven by the release of new titles in major series which include Resident Evil Village and Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin as well as growing digital sales of other catalog titles.
Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin
The report also reads that in the fiscal year 2021, total sales of all titles released by Capcom exceeded 32.6 million copies. In comparison, the annual sales volume in the previous year was 30.1 million units.
Resident Evil Village which was released last May for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC managed to sell 6.1 million copies worldwide, and global sales of Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin, an RPG title released last July for Nintendo Switch and PC, exceeded 1.5 million units.
Capcom also shared forecasts for the next fiscal year saying that it anticipates achieving net sales of 120,000 million yen ($933.3 million) and an operating income of 48,000 million yen ($373.3 million).
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