- Box Office Bomb: The game sold fewer than a million copies according to Capcom official earning report. The PlayStation 4 port of the game fared even worse, by all accounts barely even shifting 100,000 copies despite being an Updated Re-release with new content.
- Creator Killer: The game's unimpressive sales and critical reaction saw Capcom Studios Vancouver, who had handled all of the Dead Rising sequels, shut down in September 2018.
- The Other Darrin: Frank's original voice actor, Terence J. Rotolo, was replaced by Ty Olsson (under the pseudonym Victor Nosslo) for this installment, which also leads to a Flashback with the Other Darrin during the opening prologue that echoes memorable lines from Dead Rising.
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