NPD Group Inc. this month said Capcom Co., Ltd.’s Monster Hunter Rise for Nintendo Co., Ltd.’s Nintendo Switch ranked as a best-selling title in the latest retail data from the U.S.
For the month, Monster Hunter Rise ranked as the No. 7 software title based on dollar sales.
Monster Hunter Rise is an action RPG that includes the option to scale structures, connected combat areas with no load times, and co-op functionality for to four users.
The final game includes weapon and armor crafting and a canine companion option.
The title has shipped four million units to global retail.
The Monster Hunter franchise has sold 66 million units as of Dec. 31, 2020.