It looks like bringing the Devil May Cry franchise to the Xbox 360 is paying off for Capcom as gamers downloaded the demo for Devil May Cry 4
passed the one million download mark on Saturday. It will be interesting to see what the final NPD numbers for the game are but this has to be a positive sign for the folks at Capcom.
Quick email to let you know that on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008, Capcom's Devil May Cry 4 demo on the Xbox LIVE service passed its one millionth download, and is still going!
According to Microsoft, not only is this the first demo of the year to hit a million downloads, but it’s also one of the fastest downloads to hit the one million mark in the history of the LIVE service. The demo appeared on the network January 24, and has been averaging over 25,000 downloads a day ever since. Additionally, the game has been a huge hit at retail, with reorders coming from major retailers within days of the game's release.