A new U2 album released in the UK last week, but nobody really noticed, because they were too busy jaunting through bright, deadly Africa
in Capcom's Resident Evil 5
. As if besting megastar Bono wasn't a big enough accomplishment -- watch your back, Chris and Sheva; Bono doesn't like being number two
(NSFW linkage) -- Capcom's game also managed to beat out all of the top 5 movies at the UK box office ... combined
. It's likely to be a short-lived victory, however, as games rarely manage to have the staying power other forms of entertainment do in the UK. But, a victory it is nonetheless.
Looks like we know where Capcom is taking us in Resident Evil 6