Update 02.07: Producer Matt Walker has confirmed that the chronology has changed – now DMC 4 comes after DMC 2.
Capcom conducted a stream on which the developers including showed the plot sequence of the Devil May Cry series. According to the Capcom broadcast, the chronology of the DMC series has changed – the events of the DMC 2, which was previously considered the final, now take place before the plot of the DMC 4 and the upcoming DMC 5.
The all-new DMC order looks like this:
- Devil May Cry 3: Dante’s Awakening
- Devil may cry
- Anime Series Devil May Cry
- Devil May Cry 2
- Devil May Cry 4
- Devil May Cry 5
Capcom has not yet commented on the changes in the DMC series plot sequence. In past interviews, the developers claimed that the DMC 2 takes place after DMC 4, but before DMC 5.