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Capcom: "limited" quantity of Resident Evil 6 copies stolen

Capcom has confirmed that early copies of Resident Evil 6, which appeared in a Polish store and were subsequently sold to gamers, were stolen.

"Capcom is currently undertaking a thorough investigation into reports that Resident Evil 6 is being sold ahead of its official October 2nd release date," reads a press statement release to MCV.

"At this time, all we can add is that it would appear this unfortunate incident is limited to a small quantity of stolen copies of the German USK PlayStation 3 version of the game." The incident has not affected plans to release the game at its planned October 2 launch date."

So there we go, if you get a early copy, it's probably dodgy. 

Edited On 03 Sep, 2012

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visa's avatar
visa 4 years ago
They should really tighten up on their security.
BizarreJelly's avatar
Nah they're too busy making DLC :P
BizarreJelly 4 years ago
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Whitey 4 years ago
October release? I completely forgot about this game i haven't been keeping up with it and didn't even know it was out this year.
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uncleniccius 4 years ago
Capcom must be fuming. As much as I don't like Capcom's practices, this is very bad for them. It seems that some people are willing to do this stuff even though it hurts the video game industry. Sad times.
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no47 4 years ago
Any loss of revenue from this, i'm sure they'll make up for it in the future with the release of Resident Evil 6 Super Duper Ultimate Edition. :)
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Kizzy 4 years ago
Ahhh so this is why I got told to watch out for spoilers on YouTube... People getting to impatient for Resident Evil 6 no ? =/
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BaldBoxer 4 years ago
Capcom should counteract this by releasing the game earlier, if its completed why not release ASAP
Cloudedpaul's avatar
i have seen so many gameplay trailers now i dont think theres much left to play for myself, but i like your thinking, release it now capcom!
Cloudedpaul 4 years ago
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Bhamkeyx 4 years ago
I hope that Capcom is pissed off. I am not a fan of how disrespectfully they treat their customers. Latest being a new DLC 'the true ending to Asura's Wrath'. I will be purchasing this game but I like to keep my money away from Capcom and I don't purchase any DLC they have to offer.

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