Final Two Characters Revealed for Tatsunoko vs. Capcom

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In my day, we knew him as Jason. Of course, that was in the U.S., watching Battle of the Planets. But in Science Ninja Team Gatchaman, he is Joe the Condor, and he's Tatsunoko's last entrant. But who is Capcom's?


From the Mega Man continuity, it's Zero - from Mega Man X, or Rockman X since we're deferring to the Japanese titling here. Zero's official announcement for the North American localization of Tatsunoko vs. Capcom confirms a rumor about a month old. IGN got the exclusive reveal earlier today, and has video of both characters in action.

Character Unveil: Tatsunoko vs. Capcom [IGN]



This makes me wish they'd bring Battle of the Planets back. I loved that show as a kid even though it is unwatchable now. The concept is still cool even if the animation didn't age well (much like Speed Racer).