"Itsuno-san himself has explicitly stated that in his mind, DmC is just as important as any of the other titles in the series, and he’s just as proud of it."
More twists and turns than a winding road.
With a rainbow of choice for speedruns out there, you're sure to find what you like but these are some of best you will come across.
Capcom's 5 essential titles.
Pre-order numbers for Devil May Cry 4 on PS3 apparently match those of DmC in Japan.
Sounds like a pretty good deal.