Resident Evil 4 VR Is The Fastest-Selling App In Oculus History

It has been revealed that Resident Evil 4 VR is the fastest-selling app in Oculus Quest history. Congratulations Capcom and Meta!

At this point, it’s difficult to keep track of just how many platforms Resident Evil 4 has released on. Since it was first released for the GameCube in 2005, RE4 has been released on multiple PlayStation, Nintendo, and Xbox generations. Not to mention the mobile ports.

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It’s seemingly an ongoing competition as to which game can get the most ports, between Resident Evil 4 and Skyrim. Though I have a feeling that Skyrim may have a slight edge in that race. However, no matter how many ports we get of either game, they are always a success. Which is why they keep releasing.

Recently, Skyrim celebrated its 10th anniversary and saw the Anniversary Edition release on PC and new-gen consoles. However, just before Skyrim Anniversary Editions arrived, Resident Evil 4 VR was released for the Oculus Quest 2.

RE4 vs. Skyrim!

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Judging by the reaction to its release, it should come as no surprise that RE4 VR would have a successful launch. When the release finally arrived, I heard nothing but good things about the game built from the ground up for VR.

Now we have confirmation that Resident Evil 4 VR is the success we assumed that it would be. The VP of Games at Metaverse, Jason Rubin revealed that RE4 VR is the fastest-selling app in the history of the Oculus Quest.

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We knew Resident Evil 4 would bring a different kind of thrill in VR, both for diehard fans of the franchise and those new to the game and VR,” said Rubin in a tweet. “I’m excited to share that RE4 is officially the fastest-selling app in the history of Quest.

Furthermore in a follow-up tweet, Rubin also confirmed the rumours that The Mercenaries mode will arrive as DLC in 2022 for Resident Evil 4 VR.

Have you played Resident Evil 4 on the Oculus Quest or perhaps you have plans to pick up the VR system in the near future? Let us know across our social media channels.

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Featured Image Credit: Capcom/Meta