Monster Hunter Rise shipments now at 5 million globally

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Over five million copies of Monster Hunter Rise has now been shipped worldwide, Capcom has announced.

The feat was achieved in just ten days, which is slightly behind its predecessor Monster Hunter World, but that game was released on more platforms. Monster Hunter Rise is a Nintendo Switch exclusive, whereas Monster Hunter World was released for PS4 and Xbox One.

The new game also sold 1.3 million units in its first weekend in Japan. It’s clear that there’s a major audience for Monster Hunter across Nintendo, Xbox, PlayStation and PC.

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