As it currently stands Monster Hunter World is one of the most popular video games in the world right now. Ever since Monster Hunter World was first released in January 26th if this year the game has reportedly sold over 6 million copies worldwide. This action RPG had impressed many people when it was first revealed at E3 2017. There was no doubt that Monster Hunter was going to be one of the most popular RPG titles of 2018.
However, it seems like the success Monster Hunter World has exceeded the expectations of many people including executives of Capcom themselves. At this rate Capcom will probably end up selling over 12 million copies worldwide before 2019.