Posts Tagged Capcom


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

Capcom releases side-by-side screens of Resident Evil 4 HD

In part of their ongoing plot to make you buy the same game fifteen times, Capcom announced Super Resident Evil 4 HD Remix Ultra Turbo Plus – Ultimate Edition the other day.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Jan 2014 | 1

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

Great strides: Strider reboot gets trailers, screenshots, and more

I loved Strider. It was balls hard, yes, and I willingly admit that US Gold’s PC version was shit, but flipping round the levels as the ninjalike Strider Hiryu and bloodlessly dismembering enemies with an energy sword was fantastic.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Resident Evil: Revelations Preview

The idea, presumably, is to win back the hearts of those who feel a bit scorned by recent Resident Evil games.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Apr 2013 | 2

Resident Evil 6 Review

I rather like Resident Evil 6. This has confused me and weirded me out more than you might expect.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Mar 2013 | 7

DmC: Devil May Cry Review

The oddest complaint I’ve heard about Ninja Theory’s luminescent Devil May Cry reboot is that the new Dante is “angsty”.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Jan 2013 | 3

Capcom Vancouver is making a game without zombies

The studio behind the string of Dead Rising 2 games and spin-offs, Capcom Vancouver, has announced that it is working on a new title.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Lost Planet 3 video offers nine minute mission walkthrough

The latest Lost Planet 3 video, dispatched from New York Comic Con, provides a nine minute narrated walkthrough of what appears to be an early mission in the game.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Free DLC adds co-op to Ada Wong’s Resident Evil 6 campaign

Capcom will be releasing some freebie DLC for Resident Evil 6 that adds a new difficultly level to the game, and gives Ada Wong a co-op partner in crime for her (previously) solo campaign.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Professor Layton Vs. Ace Attorney box art makes you feel like a suspect

The lucky Japanese are about to get their hands on Professor Layton Vs Ace Attorney on the Nintendo 3DS, so it’s with great jealously that I look over the box art above.

By John Robertson | 5 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Resident Evil 6 breaks Capcom shipping records

Resident Evil 6 has provided Capcom with new record numbers for shipped copies.

By John Robertson | 4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Resident Evil 6 [Review] – The horror of QTEs

More than anything, the odour emitted by Resident Evil 6 is one of sequel-itis.

By John Robertson | 2 Oct 2012 | 4

Tokyo Game Show trailer for Resident Evil 6 emerges [Video]

Before today, if you’d wanted to see the Resident Evil 6 trailer shown at the Tokyo Game Show you would have had to go back in time and find yourself access to the Capcom booth at the event.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Expansion planned for Dragon’s Dogma, new gameplay modes coming soon

Capcom has further plans for Dragon’s Dogma, including a “major expansion” to the title called Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Sep 2012 | 1

Remember Me’s new trailer orders a combo to go [Video]

Dontnod Entertainment and Capcom have released another slice of gameplay footage from the memory-mashingRemember Me.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Capcom reveals Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate for Wii U and 3DS [Video]

Another sizeable Nintendo-related announcement to emerge from today’s press event is Capcom’s reveal of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate for the Wii U and 3Ds platforms.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Sep 2012 | Comments Off