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Capcom sales up 7.5% year-on-year

Capcom just published its financial results for the three months ended on June 30th, with net sales reaching 11,746m yen (80.6m) and representing a 7.5 per cent increase compared to the same period last year. The Japanese developer and publisher estimates its revenue will reach 93bn yen (638m) by the …

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Haggar, Spider-Man, Frank West and the Nemesis confirmed for MvC:I at SDCC

Four new characters were confirmed for Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite last night at an SDCC panel. Final Fight’s Haggar, the professional wrestler turned Metro City Mayor, will be showing that he’s still the mayor of pain, while Dead Rising’s Frank West has a series of unique mechanics, levelling up during …

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Marvel vs. Capcom trailer reveals new additions to the game’s roster

Capcom pushed out a new trailer for cross-universe beat-em-up Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite on Monday during Sony’s E3 press conference, showing off some of the story and a handful of new characters. The trailer is below, and features several new characters for your punching pleasure, in addition to a suitable …

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Bits + Pixels signed by Capcom

Publisher and developer Capcom has signed creative agency Bits + Pixels to work across its portfolio in Europe. It will be collaborating on various projects for brands such as Resident Evil, Street Fighter and Monster Hunter. London-based Bits + Pixels specialises in video games, and already includes Blizzard among its …

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Capcom: Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite will skip the Capcom Pro Tour 2017

In an interview with VG247, Capcom talked briefly about their plans for Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite’s approach to esports, the depth added by the Infinity Stones and the game skipping the Capcom Pro Tour in 2017. Associate producer Peter ‘Combofiend’ Rosas, yes that one, said that in regards to competitive …

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Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite won’t have cross-platform play

Despite the title, it seems Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite won’t have unlimited matchmaking potential, with the forthcoming fighting game shipping without cross-platform play. After Street Fighter V shipped with cross-platform matchmaking, there was buzz in the community that Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite would get the same treatment. However, in an …

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New 3DS XL up 138% in Japan thanks to Monster Hunter XX’s 1m sales

Capcom’s Monster Hunter XX has already smashed the 1m mark in Japan, according to the latest data from Famitsu, prompting a 138 per cent rise in New Nintendo 3DS LL sales compared to the previous week. Nintendo’s 2DS and New 3DS also saw a sales lift last week, growing 36 …

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Capcom announces 8-bit retro Disney compilation

Six of Capcom’s 8-bit Disney classics will be bundled into a single release on PS4, Xbox One and PC next month. The Disney Afternoon Collection includes Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers, Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers 2, DuckTales, DuckTales 2, Darkwing Duck and TaleSpin. These titles were originally released between …

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Street Fighter V joins the Gfinity Challenger Series

Gfinity have announced the second of three titles that will be played in its Challenger and Elite Series competitions.  Street Fighter V is the latest game to be revealed for the competition, after Counter-Strike: Global Offensive was announced earlier in the week.  This marks the first time that Gfinity has …

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