Hands-On With Wolf of the Battlefield: Commando 3 And 1942: Joint Strike

Capcom had its full suite of Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network titles on hand at Captivate 08, including Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix, Plunder, and Bionic Commando: Rearmed as well as two games I was looking forward to getting time with, 1942: Joint Strike and Wolf of the Battlefield: Commando 3. As a… » 6/03/08 9:00pm 6/03/08 9:00pm

Resident Evil 5 Not Redesigned After Race Criticism, Says Producer

When Capcom first showed Resident Evil 5 at E3 2007, there was a collective sense that what we'd just seen was going to stir the pot, as a big brawny white guy had just done his share of laying waste to an angry mob of Africans. Sure enough, Capcom of Japan received more than its share of criticism from those inside… » 6/03/08 6:40pm 6/03/08 6:40pm

Street Fighter IV's Sandy Summer Fun Trailer

If you need one last injection of hype and haven't already basked in its goodness, don't miss this beautifully rendered, full length "sand-painting" trailer for Street Fighter IV. It features a showdown between classic street fighter Guile and French newcomer Abel in a grainy style that Street Fighter IV producer… » 6/03/08 3:40pm 6/03/08 3:40pm

Capcom Giving Neopets The Puzzle Quest Treatment

Capcom, Neopets, and Puzzle Quest creators Infinite Interactive are teaming up to deliver a new Neopet title to the Nintendo Wii, DS, and PC this holiday season, Neopets Puzzle Adventure. It combines the cute collectibility of Neopets characters with...puzzles...and quests. Rather than the Bejewelliabaise we are used… » 6/03/08 2:30pm 6/03/08 2:30pm

Hands-On With Street Fighter IV: The Final Arcade Version

Capcom shipped in four Street Fighter IV arcade cabinets for its international media event, dubbed Captivate 08, giving us a chance to go hands on with final code, an experience that was far better than what we'd played at GDC earlier this year. With a final roster of sixteen—the twelve classic Street Fighter II… » 6/03/08 1:00pm 6/03/08 1:00pm

Street Fighter IV Trailer Features New, Classic Characters, Grating…

Part cinematic sand-painted pre-rendered action, part straight to the point gameplay, this new Street Fighter IV trailer may be your first look at newcomers Abel, Rufus, Crimson Viper and El Fuerte. It may also be your introduction to Annoying Street Fighter IV Announcer Guy, a chatty Cathy who runs at the mouth with… » 6/03/08 9:20am 6/03/08 9:20am

New Details On Street Fighter IV's Home Versions

Capcom made it official last week that Street Fighter IV was coming home, confirming that the arcade version would be ported to the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Windows-based PCs. Speaking to Street Fighter IV producer Yoshinori Ono at Captivate 08, we learned a bit more about Capcom's plans for the home versions. » 6/03/08 8:20am 6/03/08 8:20am

First Resident Evil 5 Gameplay Impressions

Resident Evil 5 producer Jun Takeuchi presented the newest trailer for his upcoming survival horror adventure, a game partially set in the shanty towns of an unnamed African locale, at Capcom's recent Captivate 08 media event. Following the trailer, one that reveals protagonist Chris Redfield's newest partner, a… » 6/03/08 8:00am 6/03/08 8:00am