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Capcom and Nintendo Planning for the Future

Capcom and Nintendo Planning for the Future

If content isn't a sure sign of a video game console's prowess, than it's an unarguable fact that Nintendo is the console juggernaut in the gaming world, and it looks like Capcom is about to start taking advantage. Japan's Nihon Keizai Shimbun financial newspaper today states that the third party developing giant is taking the steps necessary to strengthening its bonds with Nintendo, hoping to reach out to the Wii's 52 million customers.

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PSN to get 20-40 classic Capcom games

PSN to get 20-40 classic Capcom games

Capcom have revealed their plans to introduce as many as forty new PlayStation Network titles over the next few months, comprising a selection of original PS1 titles that have been ported over to the newer Sony consoles, and PSP games now available for download.  According to Capcom's Chris Kramer, users themselves will play a part in choosing which titles will be available first.

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Capcom to add sprite flickers and other bugs to Mega Man 9

Capcom to add sprite flickers and other bugs to Mega Man 9

Remember back in the day when you would play one of the original Mega Man games and you'd get those wonderful sprite flickers when too much was going on? Well it looks like we'll be seeing those same things in the retro Mega Man 9. Hit the jump for a quote from Capcom's Hironobu Takeshita on the subject.

Capcom goes retro with Mega Man 9

Capcom goes retro with Mega Man 9

Back in the NES days I loved to play Mega Man. However, much like Sonic the Hedgehog, as the games continued over the years, I started enjoying them less and less. It's been a few years since I've even touched a Mega Man game (aside from replaying the original last year), but I have to say that I'm excited about what Capcom is doing with Mega Man 9.

Okami replacement covers shipping with a bonus

Okami replacement covers shipping with a bonus

A little while back the good folks a Capcom found themselves in a tight spot. It seems that someone used a picture which was watermarked by IGN for the cover of Okami for the Wii. Talk about embarrassing. They decided to make up for it by offering up free replacement cover art, which is promised to be watermark-free. So the question now is where the heck those covers are.

Fans can apply to be in Street Fighter IV

Fans can apply to be in Street Fighter IV

Get your face put into the background of Street Fighter IV by applying to Capcom, but you'd better hurry to get it in on time. Then you can officially be that guy whose face you can see in the background of Street Fighter IV.

Mystery of the Mega Man titles solved

Mystery of the Mega Man titles solved

Have any of you managed to figure out how many Mega Man titles there are? Apparently Capcom was having some issues figuring out the answer to that question themselves, and posed it to gamers earlier this month to find the answer. Well they seem to have gotten things sorted because they recently revealed the answer in a report listing various life-to-date sales figures of their gaming franchises.

Just how many Mega Man games are there?

Just how many Mega Man games are there?

Here's a little trivia for you. How many games have there been in the Mega Man series? That should be an easy one, I mean, how hard could it be to count up a few measly sequels? If you're stumped, I've got the answer after the jump.

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