Addressing the company’s on-going stance of having some DLC on-disc to help “ensure for a smooth transition when the DLC is available, allowing players who choose not to purchase the content the ability to play against players that did” Capcom VP Christian Svensson posted the following letter on Capcom Unity.
If any game company knows how to do stellar fighting game crossovers, it’s Capcom. One needs only to look at crossovers like Marvel vs. Capcom, and the lesser known Tatsunoko vs. Capcom to name a few. With Street Fighter X Tekken ( “X” is pronounced “cross”), Capcom (with Namco’s licensing) has induced a collective fan-gasm for fighting game enthusiasts.
SAN MATEO, Calif. — Jan. 31, 2012 — Capcom®, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games today confirmed that Dragon’s Dogma™, its highly anticipated open world action title, will be released for the Xbox 360 ® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system in North America on May 22, 2012 and across Europe on May 25, 2012. Capcom is also pleased to announce that purchasers of Dragon’s Dogma will have the opportunity to be the first to experience a playable demo of Resident Evil® 6, ahead of its release on Nov. 20, 2012.
The tenth anniversary of Capcom’s stylish action series Devil May Cry will be celebrated with an HD compilation. Entitled the Devil May Cry HD Collection, will be released in early 2012 for the Xbox 360 and the PS3.
It’s still a ways off yet, further off than counterpart Street Fighter x Tekken. According to Tekken director Katsuhiro Harada, Tekken x Street Fighter is at “zero percent” completion. But a fundamental issue remains: how to handle fireballs and the other Street Fighter’s projectile attacks?
Capcom enthralled fans of the franchise yesterday when they announced the upcoming release of Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3. However, within twenty minutes of the announcement and the first four out twelve new characters being revealed, the other eight where released on the internet.
In a move that is sure to disappoint longtime fans of the franchise, Capcom has decided to stop development on Mega Man Legends 3.
I’m sure one of the first thing a person does when they boot up a used game cartridge is to erase the save file to start their own. A fact that Capcom may be trying to exploit possibly to combat the secondary market. Their upcoming game, Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D, will not allow you to erase your save file.
If it feels like Christmas this morning, it’s because it damn near is. E3 2011 is upon us and that means plenty of booth babes… I mean games, games and MORE GAMES. So make sure your laundry is done so you have plenty of underpants to change into and keep your browser set to RRBgames.com because we’ve got you covered every step of the way. If it’s at E3 you’ll find it here!
If you’re going to play Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition for PC, be sure to be sure to have an online connection for Games for Windows Live (GFWL), otherwise you’ll miss out on a whole lot of content. Capcom has confirmed that offline players will not have access to a majority of the game’s 39 characters. Ugh…would it have killed them to add one more character for an even 40? But I digress.