Capcom US news RSS feed http://press.capcom.com/ The latest news from Capcom US en-US Capcom USA http://press.capcom.com/ROB-DYER-JOINS-CAPCOM-USA-AS-CHIEF-OPERATING-OFFICER http://press.capcom.com/ROB-DYER-JOINS-CAPCOM-USA-AS-CHIEF-OPERATING-OFFICER ROB DYER JOINS CAPCOM U.S.A. AS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER <em>Veteran Video Game Industry Executive to Lead Business Operations </em><br><em>for World-Class Publisher of Popular Video Game Series&nbsp;&nbsp; </em> &nbsp;<br /><p><strong>SAN FRANCISCO &ndash; Nov. 12, 2018 &ndash; </strong>Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced that Rob Dyer has joined Capcom U.S.A., Inc. as chief operating officer. Reporting to CEO Kiichiro Urata, Dyer will be responsible for all aspects of the company&rsquo;s publishing business including sales, marketing and operations in the Americas.<br> &nbsp;... Mon, 12 Nov 2018 18:40:00 Z http://press.capcom.com/CAPCOM-ANNOUNCES-FILM-ADAPTATION-OF-BLOCKBUSTER-MONSTER-HUNTER-GAME-SE http://press.capcom.com/CAPCOM-ANNOUNCES-FILM-ADAPTATION-OF-BLOCKBUSTER-MONSTER-HUNTER-GAME-SE CAPCOM ANNOUNCES FILM ADAPTATION OF  BLOCKBUSTER MONSTER HUNTER™ GAME SERIES <p>LOS ANGELES, CA -- (October 4, 2018) - Capcom Co., Ltd. (Capcom) today announced that&nbsp;their mega-hit video game series, Monster Hunter&trade;, is being adapted for the big screen by Constantin Film with Paul W.S. Anderson directing.<br> &nbsp;<br> &ldquo;After living and breathing in the universe of Monster Hunter for 14 years we are thrilled with enormous anticipation to see our creations adapted for a theatrical release,&rdquo; said&nbsp;Monster Hunter Series Producer, Ryozo... Thu, 04 Oct 2018 23:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Mega-Man-11-is-Available-Today-Marking-the-Long-Awaited-Return-of-the- http://press.capcom.com/Mega-Man-11-is-Available-Today-Marking-the-Long-Awaited-Return-of-the- Mega Man 11 is Available Today, Marking the Long-Awaited Return of the Legendary Blue Bomber <p>Ready, Set, BLAST! The long-awaited sequel <strong><em>Mega Man 11</em></strong> is out starting today across North America both at retail and digitally for Nintendo Switch&trade;, PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, plus a digital release on Windows PC. In the US and Canada, a physical collector&rsquo;s release is available for Nintendo Switch in limited quantities and includes a new Mega Man amiibo and more memorable, collectible goods... Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Black-Command-Now-Available-iOS-and-Android-Stores http://press.capcom.com/Black-Command-Now-Available-iOS-and-Android-Stores Black Command Tactical Combat Sim Now Available For iOS and Android Devices &quot;Black Command,&quot; Capcom&#39;s covert mercenary&nbsp;strategy&nbsp;game is now available for iOS and Android devices. In the game players&nbsp;manage their own private military company (PMC) and lead a fierce band of mercenaries.&nbsp; As the commander, players must navigate the battle map and determine when, where and how to fight Battling through&nbsp;hotspots around the globe players will command their teams on assassinations, hostage rescue missions, convoy protection operations, and more! The lives of the squad members and the tides of war depend on their deft leadership... Wed, 26 Sep 2018 15:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Monster-Hunter-Stories-Now-Available-For-iOS-and-Android-Devices http://press.capcom.com/Monster-Hunter-Stories-Now-Available-For-iOS-and-Android-Devices Ride On! 'Monster Hunter Stories' Now Available For iOS and Android Devices <p>In a world where large monsters roam, and people everywhere make a living hunting, there&#39;s a remote village of people who follow a different set of customs. They are the Monster Riders, a people who don&#39;t hunt but instead form bonds with monsters. Unlike hunters, they raise and live in harmony with monsters, forming inseparable bonds with them using mysterious artifacts known as Kinship Stones... Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/More-Horrors-Unfold-in-Resident-Evil-2 http://press.capcom.com/More-Horrors-Unfold-in-Resident-Evil-2 More Horrors Unfold in Resident Evil 2 <p>Today at Tokyo Game Show, Capcom unveiled a new trailer for its hotly anticipated game <strong><em>Resident Evil 2</em></strong>, which offers gamers a completely fresh take on the classic survival horror masterpiece. Delve deeper into the gripping events taking over Raccoon City, and follow the journey of rookie police officer Leon S. Kennedy and college student Claire Redfield as they begin to uncover what&rsquo;s behind the terrifying zombie outbreak... Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:25:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Jackpot-Devil-May-Cry-5-Trailer-Debuts-Bombastic-Dante-Gameplay http://press.capcom.com/Jackpot-Devil-May-Cry-5-Trailer-Debuts-Bombastic-Dante-Gameplay Jackpot! Devil May Cry 5 Trailer Debuts Bombastic Dante Gameplay <p>The city&rsquo;s gone to hell and back, completely overrun by demons from the underworld. Turns out, it&rsquo;s not just Red Grave City in trouble. They&rsquo;re everywhere. In <strong><em>Devil May Cry 5</em></strong>, legendary demon hunter Dante teams up with fellow demon hunter Nero and weapons artist Nico to push his investigation and extermination techniques to the limits. In a new trailer released today, see Dante back in action with his trusty sword Rebellion, guns Ebony and Ivory, and an utterly insane motorbike that splits at the handlebars to create twin blade weapons... Thu, 20 Sep 2018 03:45:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Capcom-Beat-Em-Up-Bundle-Brings-Side-Scrolling-Classics-Home-This-Sept http://press.capcom.com/Capcom-Beat-Em-Up-Bundle-Brings-Side-Scrolling-Classics-Home-This-Sept Capcom Beat ‘Em Up Bundle Brings Side-Scrolling Classics Home This September <p>Capcom today announced <strong><em>Capcom Beat &lsquo;Em Up Bundle</em></strong>, a new collection featuring seven games that pay tribute to the classic era of arcade side-scrolling co-op games. Releasing September 18, 2018 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch, followed by the Steam release on Oct. 10, 2018,&nbsp;for MSRP $19.99 in North America, <strong><em>Capcom Beat &lsquo;Em Up Bundle</em></strong> features seven of these classic beat &lsquo;em ups, including two never before ported titles, in one essential collection... Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Free-Mega-Man-11-Downloadable-Demo-Challenges-All-to-Bust-Block-Man http://press.capcom.com/Free-Mega-Man-11-Downloadable-Demo-Challenges-All-to-Bust-Block-Man Free Mega Man 11 Downloadable Demo Challenges All to Bust Block Man <p>Everyone looking forward to the highly anticipated <strong><em>Mega Man 11 </em></strong>can test their mettle ahead of the game&rsquo;s October 2<sup>nd</sup> release. Take on the formidable, and rather smug, Block Man in the new free downloadable demo, available now on Nintendo Switch&trade;, and available September 7<sup>th</sup> on the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X... Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Classic-Samurai-Adventure-Onimusha-Warlords-Coming-in-January-2019 http://press.capcom.com/Classic-Samurai-Adventure-Onimusha-Warlords-Coming-in-January-2019 Classic Samurai Adventure Onimusha: Warlords Coming in January 2019 <p>Step into a feudal world filled with magic, samurais, and demon warriors, as <strong><em>Onimusha: Warlords</em></strong> comes to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Steam on January 15, 2019. Originally released in 2001, <strong><em>Onimusha: Warlords</em></strong> successfully blended thrilling action with a cinematic story to achieve over 2 million copies sold worldwide. Now Capcom brings the original sword fighting action title to current video game systems with updated... Tue, 28 Aug 2018 15:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Hunt-Colossal-Beasts-in-Monster-Hunter-Generations-Ultimate-out-today- http://press.capcom.com/Hunt-Colossal-Beasts-in-Monster-Hunter-Generations-Ultimate-out-today- Hunt Colossal Beasts in Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate out today for Nintendo Switch <p><strong><em>Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate</em></strong>, the follow-up to the highly regarded <em>Monster Hunter Generations, </em>is available to purchase today on Nintendo Switch as a physical and digital release. <strong><em>Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate</em></strong> marks the series&rsquo; debut for Nintendo Switch, and for the first time offers gamers the flexibility to play both local wireless and online multiplayer with up to three other hunters whether playing at home on the big screen or on the go in handheld or table top mode... Tue, 28 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Black-Command-Set-To-Invade-iOS-and-Android-Stores-In-September http://press.capcom.com/Black-Command-Set-To-Invade-iOS-and-Android-Stores-In-September Black Command Set To Invade iOS and Android Stores This Fall <p>Fight for profit is this modern day war game.&nbsp; Run your own private military company (PMC), travel to hotspots around the globe, lead an elite team of mercenaries, organize your troops, then dominate the battlefield!<br> <br> In addition to the main battle missions, players can&nbsp;&nbsp;carry out assassinations, hostage rescue, convoy protection missions, and more! As the commander, only you can assess the situation and execute a strategy for success in the heat of battle. The lives of the squad members and the tides of war all depend on their deft command!... Tue, 21 Aug 2018 18:17:49 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Latest-Chapter-in-The-Legendary-Devil-May-Cry-Series-Arrives-March-8-2 http://press.capcom.com/Latest-Chapter-in-The-Legendary-Devil-May-Cry-Series-Arrives-March-8-2 Latest Chapter in The Legendary Devil May Cry Series Arrives March 8, 2019! <p>Just announced during Microsoft&rsquo;s Inside Xbox show at Gamescom, <strong><em>Devil May Cry 5</em></strong> will be releasing on March 8, 2019.&nbsp; The latest title in the iconic gaming series is coming to the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, and Windows PC early next year. A brand new trailer showcasing the high-octane stylized action gameplay featuring demon hunter Nero can be downloaded from the press site <a href="http://press.capcom.com/">now</a>... Tue, 21 Aug 2018 17:30:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Claire-Redfield-enters-the-nightmares-in-Resident-Evil-2 http://press.capcom.com/Claire-Redfield-enters-the-nightmares-in-Resident-Evil-2 Claire Redfield enters the nightmares in Resident Evil 2! <p>The genre-defining masterpiece <strong><em>Resident Evil 2</em> </strong>returns, completely rebuilt from the ground up with breath-taking visuals, modernized controls and a deeper narrative experience. Showcased at GamesCom for the first time today, players join college student Claire Redfield as she searches for her missing brother, Chris. As she arrives in Raccoon City, she&rsquo;s thrown into the middle of a zombie outbreak taking over the city... Tue, 21 Aug 2018 08:01:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Gear-up-hunters-Monster-Hunter-World-is-available-now-on-Steam http://press.capcom.com/Gear-up-hunters-Monster-Hunter-World-is-available-now-on-Steam Gear up, Hunters! Monster Hunter: World is Available now on Steam! <p>The latest entry in Capcom&rsquo;s hit action RPG series <strong><em>Monster Hunter: World </em></strong>is available today for digital purchase on PC via <a href="https://store.steampowered.com/app/582010/MONSTER_HUNTER_WORLD/">Steam</a>. The title that released for console earlier this year to critical acclaim has since gone on to become Capcom&rsquo;s best-selling game in company history with more than 8 million units shipped globally... Thu, 09 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Experience-an-unforgettable-tale-in-Okami-HD-launching-today-for-the-N http://press.capcom.com/Experience-an-unforgettable-tale-in-Okami-HD-launching-today-for-the-N Experience an unforgettable tale in Ōkami HD launching today for Nintendo Switch™ <p>The visually striking action masterpiece <strong><em>Ōkami HD</em></strong> is available today for digital purchase for Nintendo Switch via&nbsp;Nintendo eShop. Originally released in 2006 to critical acclaim, <strong><em>Ōkami </em></strong>tells an unforgettable tale while perfectly blending its unique Sumi-e ink art style with puzzle solving and action, making it one of the most unique and breathtaking video games ever made... Thu, 09 Aug 2018 15:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Maverick-Hunters-Unite-Mega-Man-X-Legacy-Collection-1-2-Launch-Today http://press.capcom.com/Maverick-Hunters-Unite-Mega-Man-X-Legacy-Collection-1-2-Launch-Today Maverick Hunters Unite! Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 & 2 Launch Today <p>Get ready to join Mega Man X on exhilarating robot busting, fast-paced action adventures in the classic <em>Mega Man X series</em>. <strong><em>Mega Man X Legacy Collection </em></strong>(includes <em>X1-4</em>) and <strong><em>Mega Man X Legacy Collection</em> 2</strong> (includes <em>X5-8</em>) bring all eight games from the futuristic <em>X</em> series to current platforms with a range of new bonus features... Tue, 24 Jul 2018 16:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/CAPCOM-AND-PURE-IMAGINATION-STUDIOS-PRODUCING-MONSTER-HUNTER-3D-ANIMAT http://press.capcom.com/CAPCOM-AND-PURE-IMAGINATION-STUDIOS-PRODUCING-MONSTER-HUNTER-3D-ANIMAT CAPCOM AND PURE IMAGINATION STUDIOS PRODUCING “MONSTER HUNTER™” 3D ANIMATED SPECIAL BASED ON CAPCOM’S HIT VIDEO GAME FRANCHISE <p>LOS ANGELES, CA (July 09, 2018) - Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, and Pure Imagination Studios, the award-winning independent micro-studio that combines proprietary technology with groundbreaking storytelling are in production on a computer graphics animated special that will expand upon the universe of &ldquo;Monster Hunter&trade;,&rdquo; Capcom&rsquo;s blockbuster game series... Wed, 11 Jul 2018 17:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Monster-Hunter-World-arrives-August-9-th-on-Steam http://press.capcom.com/Monster-Hunter-World-arrives-August-9-th-on-Steam Monster Hunter: World Arrives August 9 th ​​​​​​​on Steam! <p>The wait for the critically-acclaimed <strong><em>Monster Hunter: World</em> </strong>on PC is almost over! Originally planned for Fall 2018, Capcom has now confirmed it will be arriving on August 9<sup>th</sup>, 2018. The title that released for consoles earlier this year has since gone on to become Capcom&rsquo;s best-selling game in company history with over 8 million units shipped globally. In this entry, players take on larger than life monsters in a variety of vast, living, breathing... Mon, 09 Jul 2018 17:00:00 +0100 http://press.capcom.com/Return-to-Raccoon-City-in-a-Spine-chilling-reimagining-of-Resident-Evi http://press.capcom.com/Return-to-Raccoon-City-in-a-Spine-chilling-reimagining-of-Resident-Evi Return to Raccoon City in a Spine-chilling Reimagining of Resident Evil® 2 This January <em>Capcom Expands Upon the Original Fan Favorite Survival Horror Game with a Deeper Narrative Experience</em> &nbsp;<br /><p><strong>LOS ANGELES &ndash; June 11, 2018 &ndash;</strong> At the Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) E3 press conference today, Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, unveiled the first look at the new <strong><em>Resident Evil&reg; 2</em></strong>, one of the most highly anticipated games of all time. Based on the original genre-defining masterpiece, the new game has been completely rebuilt from the ground up for a deeper narrative experience... Tue, 12 Jun 2018 03:30:00 +0100