The Best Looking Beat 'em Up Games From The 16-Bit Era

The beat 'em up genre flourished in the nineties, with Capcom and Konami leading the way on the SNES and on the SEGA Genesis, as well as with a huge amount of great arcade games that never got a home console port. » 3/12/13 9:30pm 3/12/13 9:30pm

Your Favorite Video Game Characters, Only Now They're Undead

People often complain that there's an overabundance of zombie-based video games, or that zombies are the new bacon, overindulged in to the point of nausea. Judging by pieces like Deviant artist Dantemustdie00's "Sonic Zombies" » 5/21/12 4:00pm 5/21/12 4:00pm, perhaps we're just injecting the undead into the wrong titles.

Mega Man Pro is A Bogus Mega Man Game and -shock- It's On the App Store

No Rock Man. No Guts Man. No Cut Man. And yet the unlicensed bootleg Mega Man Pro app that popped up on Apple's download store recently has notched 150 five-star recommendations from various users. It doesn't deserve them. » 3/19/12 1:30pm 3/19/12 1:30pm

Capcom Brings the Dead, The Fight, The Stache to PAX

Capcom will be invading the Penny Arcade Expo later this week with a chance for you to go hands-on with eight of their upcoming games. » 9/02/10 1:20pm 9/02/10 1:20pm

Indian Holy Man May Hold Solution To Game-Interrupting Bathroom Breaks

Prahlad Jani claims he has lived without food or drink for the past 70 years, yet I can't spend two hours playing World of Warcraft without having to pee. What could I possibly learn from this Indian holy man? » 5/10/10 3:20pm 5/10/10 3:20pm

Reminder: Tomorrow Is Free Comic Book Day

The American comic book industry wants you to buy comics! Head to your local comic book store tomorrow to celebrate the ninth annual Free Comic Book Day, and pickup free comics featuring everyone from Sonic the Hedgehog to Iron Man. » 4/30/10 5:20pm 4/30/10 5:20pm

This Was Your Captivate 2010

Earlier this month we flew ourselves out to Hawaii to soak in half a week's worth of news, hands-on time with games and interview opportunities with Capcom's top developers. » 4/27/10 11:00am 4/27/10 11:00am