Capcom Expects to Lose $40 Million After Cancelling Dead Rising Studio’s Game

Capcom has announced that it expects to incur 4.5 billion yen (around $40 million USD / £30.5 million / $55.7 million AUD) in losses following the termination of a number of projects at its Vancouver studio.

In the wake of a restructure at Capcom Vancouver earlier this year that resulted in around 30 percent of the studio being laid off and the apparent cancellation of an unannounced game, Capcom has disclosed that the termination of the projects at the Dead Rising studio will amount to a $40 million loss “under cost of sales” for the “six months of the fiscal year ending March 31, 2019.”

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