Capcom Co., Ltd. (Japanese: 株式会社カプコン, Hepburn: Kabushiki-gaisha Kapukon), or Capcom, is a Japanese developer and publisher of video games, known for creating multi-million-selling franchises such as Mega Man, Monster Hunter, Resident Evil, Devil May Cry and Street Fighter. Originally established in 1983, it has since become an international enterprise with branches and subsidiaries in North America, Europe, and East Asia.
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    • Monster Hunter Frontier G gets Madoka crossover content

      Get therapy for your anime feels on by ravaging monsters in virtual cosplay. Capcom has announced that Monster Hunter Frontier G will be getting a batch of new content in collaboration with Puella Magi Madoka Magica. The MMORPG spinoff will not only see weapons and costumes from the venerable franchise coming over, specifically those from ...

      Thomas James/ Gematsu- 10 readers -
    • Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike Makes Its Return to Japanese Arcades Today

      Some time ago, we reported that Capcom would be bringing some of its classic games back to arcades via Taito’s NESiCAxLive network. Today, the first of those games is finally out on the service – Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike. This arcade re-release is an important event for fans of the game. Prior to this, 3rd Strike was available only on Capcom’s CPS-III board, which was no ...

      Shoryuken- 2 readers -
  • Ten Years Later, One of Gaming's Greatest Moments Comes to Life Again

    … A seminal moment in the history of competitive gaming is the Evo 2004 match between Daigo Umehara and Justin Wong. Tonight, the two celebrated the fight the best way possible: Facing off in Street Fighter. Just in case you haven't seen the original fight, you can watch it below. (Daigo is Ken, while Justin is Chun-Li.) And, of course…

    Brian Ashcraft/ Kotaku- 3 readers -

  • Media Create software sales (11/10 – 11/16) – Top 50

    … Enix) {2014.11.13} (¥8.424) – 64.060 / NEW 04./01. [3DS] Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate # (Capcom) {2014.10.11} (¥6.264) – 39.502 / 2.144.346 (-31%) 05./00. [3DS] One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X (Bandai Namco Games) {2014.11.13} (¥6.145) – 35.098 / NEW 06./00. [PS3] Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax (Sega) {2014.11.13} (¥7.538) – 34.671 / NEW 07./00. [WIU…

    Nintendo Everything- 1 readers -
  • Naughty Dog Store is Selling You a Plastic Orb for $120

    …. That is, Naughty Dog outgrew its meager Playstation-embroidered britches and expanded into its own online store a la Capcom. Now, Jak & Daxter, The Last of Us, and a complete lack of representation of Crash Bandicoot that Raccoon thing everyone likes so much is pretty standard for Naughty Dog, but we need to address the elephant in the room…

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  • Moment 37 Reloaded Day 1 Streaming Live from Pomona, California

    … Arcade is organizing a tourney that brings back the classics titles of the 90s and 00s, hosted at the original site of Evo 2004, Cal Poly Pomona in Pomona, California. Also featured are some of the greatest players of the fighting game community: Daigo “The Beast” Umehara and Justin Wong, the two players that made the Moment; Capcom vs. SNK 2…

    Shoryuken- 4 readers -
  • Canadian Videogame Awards: 2013 & 2014 Winners Announced

    …, Batman Arkham Origins, Canadian Videogame Awards, Capcom, Capybara Games, Child of Light, contrast, Dead Rising 3, Far Cry 3, Guacamelee, Hitman, Luigi's Mansion 2, Outlast, Skylanders Trap Team, Square Enix, Super Time Force, Ubisoft, Warner Bros. Interactive, Watch Dogs …

    Rob Keyes/ Game Rant- 3 readers -
  • Neoseeker's Holiday Gift Guide 2014: PlayStation 3

    … that PlayStation Plus likely remains the best reason to keep a PlayStation 3 anymore. It's becoming repetitive at this point, what with me saying the same thing in both the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita holiday guides. Multiple "free" games every month, often representing the best titles from the recent past, are of immeasurable value to gamers…

    Rory Young/ Neoseeker- 3 readers -
  • Review: Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney

    … of the famous Professor Layton and his “gentleman in training” Luke. After some brief puzzles and running around, the hatted pair encounter an ancient tome which causes them to disappear in a flash. Called away from Ameri-Japan (while Capcom is consistent with its localization of the Gyakuten Saiban games, for some reason they felt the need to put…

    VGBlogger.comin Reviews- 2 readers -

  • 5 things you may not know about the Ace Attorney series

    …Game Informer recently sat down with some Capcom chaps to talk about the Ace Attorney series. In the interview, Capcom revealed 5 interesting tidbits about the series that aren't well known. Check out the 5 points below, then hit up the link for full details. - The TV Show Columbo Was A Big Influence - Resident Evil And Mikami Had A Huge Impact…

    GoNintendo- 2 readers -
  • Catch Up on RZR|Xian, Nishikin, and EG|Momochi’s Road to Capcom Cup

    … With Capcom Cup quickly approaching, Capcom recently released three more installments of their World Warriors video series, which sees David “UltraDavid” Graham and James Chen of UltraChen TV analyze important matches that have led the event’s participants to the main stage. This time around, UltraChen takes a look at Razer’s Xian, Nishikin…

    Ian Walker/ Shoryuken- 3 readers -
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