New Mega Man X figure coming from Keisuke Mizuno

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This past April, we saw a really awesome looking Mega Man X image that was released as an April Fools joke. Since there was more than enough interest, the figure will be developed by TruForce Collectables and distributed by Blufin sometime around April 2015. Designed by Keisuke Mizuno, who worked on the Maverick Hunter … Continue reading

Strider 2 coming next week on PSN as a PSOne Classic

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Fans of Strider can look forward to next week’s release as Capcom will be releasing Strider 2 as a PSOne Classic title. This means it can be played on the PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation Portable and even the PlayStation TV. Just like the original game release in 2000, Strider 2 will include the … Continue reading

Classic Mega Man statue coming from First 4 Figures

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First 4 Figures knows what collectors want by releasing statues from popular gaming characters like Link and Sonic the Hedgehog, with Samus, Kirby and Vyse from Skies of Arcadia coming soon. Now we can add one more iconic name to that list, Mega Man. First 4 Figures will be giving Mega Man the … Continue reading

Capcom’s publisher weekend Steam sale: 50-70% off top titles

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It’s the weekend! This means everyone who hasn’t been absolutely occupied with Destiny will be online and decimating Dreg by the millions. For those who’ve already burnt out grinding heroic strikes, we’ll be looking for a new fix to the gaming bug without further endangering our wallets. Capcom has partnered … Continue reading

Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be episodic

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Capcom announced that Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be split between four episodes and will be released weekly. Each episode will retail for $6 for a total of $24, followed by a $25 complete season package that will include additional content. Capcom will also release a retail version of the game which will include the full game … Continue reading

Resident Evil Revelations 2 announced for early 2015 in Japan

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Capcom announced Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be releasing sometime in early 2015. No information was released about the game other than the characters from the previous Resident Evil games will the main character(s), and instead will have a brand new pair of protagonists and a new setting.  Capcom also revealed a new trailer … Continue reading

MegaMan X4 and MegaMan X5 to arrive on the PlayStation Network next month

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Capcom will be adding MegaMan X4 and MegaMan X5 to the list of PlayStation One classics next month. MegaMan X4 will arrive on September 2nd and will include anime cutscenes, voice acting and the infamous Zero “What am I fighting for!!” scene. It’ll be followed by MegaMan X5 a week later … Continue reading

Capcom sues Koei Tecmo over controller vibrating patent and more

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Capcom, the Japanese publishing company known for Street Fighter and Resident Evil, is suing Koei Tecmo, a Japanese video game publisher known for Dynasty Warriors and Dead or Alive. Capcom is accusing the other of multiple patent infringement, according to a Sankei report from a translation by Siliconera. What are the patents? These include unlocking … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Bluefin Tamashii Nations

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After the Bluefin Tamashii Nations panel at Anime Expo, I decided to add the San Diego Comic-Con exclusive S.H. Figuarts Vegeta (featuring his original animation colors along with the Armored Black Ranger S.H. Figuarts) to my list of items to purchase. Every year Bluefin Tamashii Nations has a large booth which showcases … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Kotobukiya showcases upcoming line up

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Every year Stormtroopers and Darth Vader visit the Kotobukiya booth at San Diego Comic-Con, but this year the team had a really amazing display filled with tons of Stormtrooper ARTFX+ statues. The days leading up to the convention, Kotobukiya gave a sneak peek at upcoming releases and had a few … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Street Fighter Panel

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Ultra Street Fighter IV and Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist were the big focus at this year’s Street Fighter Panel held by Capcom. The panel began with a trailer showing off the new features in Ultra Street Fighter IV. There will be special pre-order bonus costumes for people who pre-order the game from … Continue reading

Toynami announces three San Diego Comic-Con exclusive items

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With San Diego Comic-Con next week, the final SDCC exclusive items will be announced all this week. Toyanmi has decided to announce three of those exclusive with more to be announced later this week. Toynami Booth #3229     First released back in 2006, the Glorious Golden Talking Bender will once again be … Continue reading

Capcom to be bought out by another company?

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  Capcom could be the focus of many companies after the announcement from Capcom shareholders that their takeover defense strategy (first implemented in 2008) is no longer active. This prevented outside companies from buying Capcom stocks.  This doesn’t mean that Capcom will disappear. The name is too iconic for the gaming industry, especially … Continue reading

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate coming to the West in early 2015 for 3DS

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Monster Hunter fans can smile knowing that Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate will be arriving on the Nintendo 3DS early next year. While there is a bit of a wait, the game will feature online multiplayer, a few new weapons and modes that weren’t in the original Japanese release. In this … Continue reading

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy confirmed for winter release

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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy will arrive this winter on the Nintendo 3DS via the Nintendo eShop. Consisting of Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, Phoenix Wright: Justice for All and Phoenix Wright: Trials and Tribulations, the game will retail for $29.99 and include “redrawn, high-definition graphics” and 3DS support. Sadly this will be another Phoenix Wright game that won’t have … Continue reading

Keiji Inafune will be a Guest of Honor at Anime Expo 2014!

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Anime Expo 2014 is looking to be one of the best ones yet. Aside from a Kill la Kill special event, a Sailor Moon reunion, and the Sword Art Online II premier event, the anime convention has just announced that Keiji Inafune will be joining as a Guest of Honor this … Continue reading

Next Ace Attorney game to be set in Meiji era with a brand new character

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  The next Ace Attorney game (Gyakuten Saiban in Japan) won’t include Phoenix Wright but instead his ancestor. The game will have a different timeline taking place in the 19th century during the Meiji-era in Japan. The new character is Ryūnosuke Naruhodō, the ancestor of Phoenix Wright. The game will be titled Dai Gyakuten Saiban -Naruhodō … Continue reading

Resident Evil 7 to be announced at E3 2014?

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We are only a few months away from E3 2014 and already many rumors are beginning to circle around the internet about the event. The newest one being that we can expect an announcement for Resident Evil 7. The news came out over the weekend that Japanese newspaper Sankei Shimbun had the insight … Continue reading