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Capcom Aiming At Online Gaming, Digital Downloads, Mega Man

Capcom’s business plan for the upcoming financial year includes a greater focus on online gaming, and digital content delivery.Mention is made specifically of Mega Man Online – a game that may or may not be related to the suspicious trademarking of Mega Man Universe a little while back – which is apparently to be jointly developed with Neowiz Games Corporation of Korea.This is just one aspect of Capcom’s targeted increase in online gaming, though.

By Paul Younger | 11 May 2010 | Comments Off

By Paul Younger | 28 Apr 2010 | Comments Off

Frank West Coming To Everything, Says Capcom

Capcom’s Seth Killian has said that Frank West “will be making appearances in as many games” as Capcom can get him into.Speaking to Destructoid for their podcast, Capcom community man Seth Killian noted that we’ll definitely see more of everyone’s favourite zombie-killing photojournalist.”For better or for worse, [Capcom of] Japan has understood that ‘the west’ likes Frank.

By Paul Younger | 28 Apr 2010 | Comments Off

Capcom: Dead Rising Was “Too Japanese”

Capcom has revealed how it has aimed the upcoming Dead Rising sequel at a Western audience.

By Paul Younger | 13 Apr 2010 | Comments Off

Former SCEE President Joins Capcom

Capcom has announced that it has appointed David Reeves as the Chief Operating Officer of Capcom Entertainment Europe.Reeves was formerly the president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, having worked with the company for 14 years during which time he set up operations in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, and oversaw the launch of the PlayStation across Europe.“I established a close working relationship with Capcom during my time at Sony and have always admired its commitment to push boundaries and develop innovative titles,” gushed Reeves.

By Paul Younger | 31 Mar 2010 | Comments Off

Capcom Employees Want Street Fighter IV PSP

Street Fighter IV product manager Natsuki Shiozawa has expressed her desire to see Street Fighter IV on the PSP.A recent update on Shiozawa’s official Capcom blog (via Examiner) revealed that the Capcom product manager – and plenty of staff at Capcom – want a PSP release of the popular fighting game.This doesn’t seem such an outlandish idea if you saw the recent news that Street Fighter IV is due an iPhone release, but there’s nothing official yet.The next major Street Fighter release we’re looking forward to is Super Street Fighter IV, due out at the end of April.

By Paul Younger | 16 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Capcom Delays Major Titles

Lost Planet 2, Super Street Fighter IV, Dark Void and Monster Hunter Tri have all been delayed in a bid to “maximise sales volume” according to Capcom’s latest investor report.The document states that by doing this the company can “avoid competing with major titles” from other publishers and that it will “preserve the value of Capcom’s titles.”In addition to this, Capcom has slashed its sales forecast figures, with Dark Void (released later this month) the only title to have a revised figure of less than half of the official forecast, dropping from an expected 1.3 million sales units to 600,000.

By Paul Younger | 4 Jan 2010 | Comments Off

Capcom On Super Street Fighter IV

Capcom has revealed a few new details about the upcoming Super Street Fighter IV.

By Paul Younger | 22 Oct 2009 | Comments Off

Capcom Hints at Street Fighter IV Sequel

Capcom has hinted an announcement of a Street Fighter IV sequel may be forthcoming.  Last week the Japanese Capcom Blog (courtesy of IGN) promised that news on a sequel would be posted this week.

By Paul Younger | 19 Sep 2009 | Comments Off

Capcom’s Inafune Interested In Bungie Partnership?

Capcom’s Keiji Inafune has half-jokingly said that it would be “interesting” to make a game in partnership with Bungie.

By Paul Younger | 15 Sep 2009 | Comments Off

Capcom Confirm Lost Planet 2 For PC

Capcom has just confirmed to IncGamers that a version of Lost Planet 2 will be released on the PC.

By Paul Younger | 11 May 2009 | Comments Off

Capcom Reveals E3 Titles

With E3 just weeks away, Capcom has revealed its line-up of titles for this year’s event.As the videogame world gets ready to descend on Los Angeles for the return of E3, the publisher showcase lists are starting to filter through.

By Paul Younger | 6 May 2009 | Comments Off

Capcom Ports Top Games To PC In July

Capcom will be releasing their popular games Bionic Commando, Street Fighter IV and Resident Evil 5 to the PC platform in July.

By Paul Younger | 1 May 2009 | Comments Off

Two New Capcom Titles at E3

Capcom’s Twitter page has been updated with a teaser note which says that two new titles will be announced at E3.In a short addition to Twitter, Capcom simply state “[y]ou think we have great titles now?

By Paul Younger | 29 Apr 2009 | Comments Off

Capcom Talks PC Games Piracy

Capcom’s Christian Svensson believes piracy may be to blame for disappointing sales of Devil May Cry 4 on PC.”I’m not sure about how Capcom in general feels but It’s not doing as well as I would like in the US at retail,” said Svensson in a forum post.

By Paul Younger | 1 Aug 2008 | Comments Off

Resident Evil remake coming in 2015

Capcom has announced that Resident Evil will be getting a prettified remake in early 2015.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Aug 2014 | 0

Resident Evil HD ‘remaster’ announced, Jill sandwiches for all

Capcom will be sprinkling the HD powder over the original Resident Evil for a re-release of the survival horror title in 2015.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Aug 2014 | 0

Female Hearthstone players not allowed to compete against male players

In what seems like a ridiculous decision with no acceptable explanation, female players are not allowed to take part in the Assembly Summer 2014 Hearthstone IeSF Qualifier.

By Paul Younger | 2 Jul 2014 | 6

IncGamers’ Mega PC Game Release Date List: Summer 2014 and Beyond

Welcome to the updated and improved our PC Game Release Date Mega List of (almost) every upcoming PC game of 2014.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Jun 2014 | 2

Dead Rising 3 officially announced for PC

This was all-but revealed last night, but Capcom has now made Dead Rising 3 on PC official.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Dead Rising 3 shows up on SteamDB

Time for another one of those SteamDB-based stories which usually pan out, but don’t always.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

There’s a massive list of games affected by the Gamespy closure

There’s lots of games affected by the closure of Gamespy, more than you might have thought but solutions are being worked on and there’s an alternative.

By Paul Younger | 8 Apr 2014 | 4

GameSpy Technology closure forces hundreds of titles to find alternative hosting

It’s a simple enough sentence, “Effective May 31, 2014, GameSpy will cease providing all hosted services for all games still using GameSpy”.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Apr 2014 | 4

Strider Review

To gamers of a certain age and bent, Strider Hiryu is one of the great heroes of gaming past.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Strider strides towards the PC on 19 February

I’ve not played the original Strider (I know, I know, sorry,) but according to Tim it’s “quite good” and “possibly the best game with a giant robot gorilla.” I’d argue that Binary Domain had a pretty good giant robot gorilla too, but I’m willing to defer to Tim on this one.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Resident Evil 4 HD coming to PC in “Ultimate” form

Leon, Ashley and “that dog” will be making a return to the PC in the form of Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD on 27 February.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Namco “exploring options” for Dark Souls when GfWL shuts down

Over at Joystiq they’ve managed to get a response out of the vast majority of developers and publishers whose PC releases will be affected by this summer’s coming Games for Windows Live shutdown.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Blizzard instruct Youtube users to “contest” matches on videos – Claims flood in

The Youtube copyright issue is raging as highlighted in Peter’s story earlier this evening.

By Paul Younger | 11 Dec 2013 | 3

Games for Windows Live service to end in July 2014, many games affected

Most PC users would tell you that news of Microsoft finally calling time on its terrible Games for Windows Live experiment is broadly good.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Aug 2013 | 1

Urine soaked clothes: Lost Planet 3′s trailer tells you how to die from cold

Welcome to Professor Capcom’s distressing science class. In today’s lesson, we’re going to learn how to freeze to death.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Aug 2013 | 2