Capcom Co., Ltd.
“Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak” won the “Grand Prize” in the annual work category at the Japan Game Awards! “Resident Evil RE:4” received the “Excellence Award”!
~ “Dragon’s Dogma 2” wins in the Future category ~
Capcom Co., Ltd. announced that the company’s ” We would like to inform you that “Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak” received the “Grand Prize” in the annual work category, “Resident Evil RE:4” received the “Excellence Award,” and “Dragon’s Dogma 2” was selected in the Future Category.
“Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak,” which won the “Grand Prize” in the annual work category, is a super-large paid expansion content for “Monster Hunter Rise.” As a result of high praise for the game’s content, which includes new fields, monsters, and never-before-seen action, it has sold 6.1 million copies*1 worldwide. We will continue to take strategic pricing measures with the aim of achieving long-term sales.
Additionally, “Resident Evil RE:4,” which won the “Excellence Award,” is a remake title based on “Resident Evil 4,” which was released in 2005. The fresh play experience, which has been
reconstructed with the original charm in mind, has received high praise from new and old users, and has sold 5 million copies*2 worldwide. In addition to releasing the additional story DLC “Separate Ways” on September 21st, we also plan to release the free DLC “Resident Evil RE:4 VR Mode,” which allows you to enjoy the entire story mode of this work on PlayStation (R) VR2. We will continue to focus on expanding sales.
In addition, “Dragon’s Dogma 2” was selected in the “Future Category”, where users choose the most anticipated title from among future titles through a general vote. This title attracted a lot of attention, with many visitors trying it out right after the venue opened.
We will continue to demonstrate our outstanding game development capabilities to the fullest, continue to create game titles full of originality, and meet the expectations of our users.
*1 As of June 30, 2023
*2 As of July 20, 2023
[List of awards]
■Annual works category
Award name: Grand Prize
Title: Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak
Compatible models *3: Nintendo Switch(TM), PC
*3 Compatible models are listed only for those released during the winning period of the Japan Game Awards.
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Award name: Excellence Award
Title: Resident Evil RE:4
Compatible models: PlayStation(R)5, PlayStation(R)4, Xbox Series X|S, PC
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Title: Dragon’s Dogma 2
Compatible models: PlayStation(R)5, Xbox Series X|S, PC
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“Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak” ■Release model: Nintendo Switch(TM), Steam(R): Now on sale (June 30, 2022) Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows, PlayStation(R)5, PlayStation(R)4: Now on sale (April 28, 2023) *Download exclusive ■Number of players: 1 (up to 4 during online multiplayer)
■Genre: Hunting action ■CERO rating: C (for ages 15 and over) ■Copyright: (C) CAPCOM CO., LTD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. To play, you will need the main game of Monster Hunter Rise. ■Official website: https://www.monsterhunter.com/rise-sunbreak/
*In order to play the various elements added in “Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak”, you must clear [Meeting Hall Quest ★7 “Raijin”] in “Monster Hunter Rise”. You will also need to update Monster Hunter Rise with the latest update data. *Internet connection is required to update “Monster Hunter Rise” and download “Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak”. *You may need to subscribe to a separate paid service to use online multiplayer. Please see the official website for details.
“Resident Evil RE:4” ■Release model: PlayStation(R)5, PlayStation(R)4, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Steam) ■Number of players: 1 person
■Genre: Survival Horror ■Release Date: Now on sale (March 24, 2023) ■CERO Rating: Z (only for ages 18 and over) ■Copyright: (C) CAPCOM CO., LTD. 2005, 2023 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
■Official website: https://www.residentevil.com/re4/ja-jp/
“Dragon’s Dogma 2” ■Compatible hardware: PlayStation(R)5, Xbox Series X|S, Steam ■Number of players: 1 person
■Genre: Open world action
■Release date: TBA ■CERO rating: Judging schedule ■Copyright: (C)CAPCOM CO., LTD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. ■Official website:
https://www.dragonsdogma.com/2/ja-jp/ *Title The notation is “Dragon’s Dogma (half-width space) 2″.
*Nintendo Switch is a trademark of Nintendo.
*”PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. *Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and Xbox Series X|S are trademarks of the Microsoft Group.
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