Capcom Making eSports a Priority Area

News // Esports // Capcom // By pets_torrefranca // 08 May 2019

Capcom Making eSports a Priority Area
Aside from the impressive record-high profit figures showcased in Capcom's financial report for Q4 FY2018-2019, the company also shared some of their plans in the field of eSports. The company has recently undergone a massive restructuring of its Esports and Media Licensing Businesses through the creation of Capcom Media Ventures revealed last week. In support of this massive overhaul, the company will be re-doubling its commitment to making Esports a priority, as per the financial report. 
"in response to the worldwide excitement surrounding esports and the increased attention paid to them within the Japanese market, Capcom is redoubling its commitment to making this sector a priority area, and aims to grow the player base worldwide through running leagues that utilize Street Fighter." 
Other highlights in the report include the overwhelming worldwide success of Resident Evil 2 and Devil May Cry 5. Both titles add up to the impressive and continuously growing sales of Monster Hunter World. These combined performance results to a 5.8% increase in sales leading to the achievement of record high profits for two consecutive years. Check out the report through this LINK and stay tuned for more gaming news and updates.  


Source: Capcom