Tag Archive | Capcom

Asura’s Wrath (EYE TO THE PAST)

Asura’s Wrath (EYE TO THE PAST)

Oh thank goodness, something to be positive about.  Phew… Asura’s Wrath, the result of a dream partnership between Capcom and CyberConnect2 (the .hack// and Naruto game developer), is a magnificent send-up of all things anime.  It thrives in that place where heroes have outrageous hair styles, villains are hammy and overconfident, and all problems can […]

Resident Evil Revelations 2 (THE NOW)

Resident Evil Revelations 2 (THE NOW)

Resident Evil isn’t dead.  It’s gasping for breath, trying to put pressure on a mortal wound. Revelations 2 is the episodic sequel to 2012’s Resident Evil Revelations, following returning character Claire Redfield keeping herself and intern Moira Burton alive in the face of a “zombie” outbreak – and also fan favourite character Barry Burton, Moira’s father, […]

Resident Evil 5

The Short Version: Even if you’re a longtime Resident Evil fan, it’s hard to justify buying this particular instalment.  It’s not in line with the series’ horror legacy, nor is it a shining example of action-packed shooter gameplay.  This is a clunky, padded, underwhelming product that deserves no more than a rental – it’ll take […]

DmC: Devil May Cry

Trivia: -Dante underwent a second redesign in the three years since DmC‘s initial debut, in a move said by Ninja Theory to be “inspired by Christopher Nolan’s film The Dark Knight” and its realistic characters -The game is powered by Unreal Engine 3, rather than Capcom’s MT Framework engine, which was used in Devil May Cry […]

Asura’s Wrath Returns: DLC Style

Wrath does not simmer down quickly, as it would seem with Capcom’s new IP Asura’s Wrath.  This highly-stylized action game, told over the course of 18 episodes (or 19, counting the secret one), will apparently be getting longer, as Capcom sent out a press release two days ago announcing upcoming DLC that would add to […]

Dragon’s Dogma Demo Coming to XBLA and PSN

Coming fresh from Capcom Central, the long-standing developer has announced the release of a playable demo of its low-key title, entitled Dragon’s Dogma, which will be coming at an undisclosed time prior to the game’s release.  Said demo will be available on the Xbox Live Arcade Marketplace and on the PlayStation Network. Based on information […]