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Spread the love        Tweet    As one of the final projects to come from the brief, but impactful, run of developer Clover Studio (the predecessor to a team that would become PlatinumGames), a game like Okami certainly was a good note to end on. The PS2-era action-adventure game–originally released back in 2006–garnered critical acclaim for its striking balance of
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Spread the love        Tweet    Japan has pretty peculiar traditions and legislation about censorship of violence, so horror games often get significant cuts. Repeating the initiative taken for Resident Evil 7: Biohazard, the Japanese launch of Resident Evil 2 will include two different versions with different amounts of graphic violence. The standard version, titled Biohazard RE: 2 will
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Spread the love        Tweet    In the latest episode of the Capcom Confidential podcast producers Matt Walker and Pete Fabiano were joined by Devil May Cry 5 artists Alex and Wilson (my apologies, their full names were absolutely inaudible) talked about some interesting details on the upcoming game. We hear about the Gasshuku, which is a sort of work camp in which the
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Spread the love        Tweet    It’s been another fast-paced year on the eSports circuit filled with upsets and turnarounds, but the main event on every fighting game professional’s calendar is the Evolution Championship Series. The annual event held in Las Vegas saw competitors from all over fighting gather to become the best in the world at their
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Spread the love        Tweet    Before the Street Fighter V finals began at EVO 2018 Yoshinori Ono, the game’s executive producer, took the stage to reveal some new gameplay of two previously announced DLC characters. The first character we got a chance to look at is named G, a newcomer to the Street Fighter series. He’s the self-proclaimed “President of the
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Spread the love        Tweet    Today Capcom released its financial results related to the first quarter of fiscal year 2018, which includes the period between April 1st and June 30th, 2018. As you can see in the table below, all the relevant income figures are firmly in the black, showing a massive increase in both revenue and
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Spread the love        Tweet    There are iconic fanbase rivalries that have seemingly existed since gaming’s earliest age. Do you prefer Super Mario Bros. or Sonic the Hedgehog? What about Street Fighter or Mortal Kombat? But rarely do you see an inter-series rivalry as fierce as the Mega Man versus Mega Man X debates. While Mega Man (or Rockman for Eastern readers) series is the original that kickstarted the
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Spread the love1       Tweet   1Share Today, during a panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Capcom showcased some juicy assets and information for fans of the upcoming Resident Evil 2 remake. You can check out all the slides at the bottom of the post, courtesy of Twitter user Matangi, alongside official assets from the PlayStation Blog. We get to see plenty of
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Spread the love1       Tweet   1Share Today Capcom released a new trailer of its upcoming game for Nintendo Switch Monster Hunter Generation Ultimate. This video shows off the crossover content featuring items from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. This isn’t exactly new, considering that Japan got it as well last year, but it’s good to
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Spread the love        Tweet    One of the most relevant announcements of E3 2018 — while not exactly a surprise for many — was Devil May Cry 5, and today’s issue of Weekly Famitsu included an interview to Director Hideaki Itsuno, Senior Producer Michiteru Okabe, and Producer Matthew Walker. We learn that the goal of the visuals of
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Spread the love1       Tweet   1Share Today, during a livestream from Japan Capcom announced the PlayStation 4 Monster Hunter world Value Pack. The package is a new PS4 bundle releasing in Japan on July 26th for 32,980 yen ($293) plus taxes. It will include a PS4 slim, a copy of Monster Hunter World, the new Strategy Handbook, and one month of PlayStation
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Spread the love        Tweet    Following the surprising reveal of Resident Evil 2 during PlayStation’s E3 Showcase, Capcom has revealed the first extensive details of the remake. As you might have noticed from the reveal trailer, Resident Evil 2 is made in the same engine as the 2017 release of Resident Evil VII. They also revealed new details on how zombies will
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Spread the love        Tweet    Capcom just released the updated event and challenge quest schedule for its hugely popular action game Monster Hunter World. The schedule includes quests all the way to June 28th, and you can read them all below. There is definitely a lot to enjoy. In addition to that, another item pack is being distributed starting
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Spread the love        Tweet    Today, Capcom released a retrospective video of Street Fighter III. Before last week’s launch of Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, a compilation of twelve classic Street Fighter titles, they shared another video looking back at both the original Street Fighter and all the versions of Street Fighter II. Like its predecessor, the video goes chronologically, beginning with discussing the
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Spread the love        Tweet    Today Capcom announced that a brand new Monster Hunter World update will bring the elder dragon Lunastra to the game. Following Deviljho and Kulve Taroth, Lunastra will bring to the blate the ability to fight together with her mate Teostra and deliver devastating joint arracks together with him. Interestingly, materials carved from Lunastra
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Spread the love 2      Tweet   2Shares In a crazy announcment, developer Capcom has revealed that Biohazard 7: Resident Evil (the Japanese version of the West’s Resident Evil 7: Biohazard) will be coming to Nintendo Switch beginning May 24, 2018. According to the trailer below, all of this will be accomplished through a standalone cloud-streaming software via the Nintendo eShop. Seen in
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Spread the love        Tweet    Following the reveal of the Japanese release date of Okami HD‘s port for Nintendo Switch, Capcom released the first screenshots and information about it. The retail version of the game costing 2,990 yen plus taxes in Japan will get a reversible cover art with a different illustration. There will also be a
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Spread the love        Tweet    Capcom held a presentation showcasing its business strategy for the fiscal year that will end on March 31st, 2019, and it included some really interesting pieces of information. Forst of all, we get a breakdown of the growth strategy that the publisher intends to employ. For the console business, they aim to
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Spread the love        Tweet    Today Capcom released its financial results for the fiscal year 2017, which ended on March 31st, 2018. As you can see in the table below, all the relevant income figures are in the black, also showing a massive increase year-on-year. According to the announcement, this is the “highest level of profitability” in
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Spread the love        Tweet    Monster Hunter: World has easily been one of the most popular games of 2018 so far, and Capcom has been fantastic with dealing out new content regularly since release. According to one noteworthy developer though, there’s one new monstrous addition that he’d soon love to see in the monster hunting title. Earlier today, The
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Spread the love        Tweet    Capcom will release Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection later this month, which celebrates the long-running fighting game series by combining all versions of Street Fighter, Street Fighter II, Street Fighter III, and the Street Fighter Alpha series into one package. Today, a retrospective video was released that focuses on the mechanics and
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