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Here's a look at Resident Evil Village's sprawling map
Here's a look at Resident Evil Village's sprawling map
If you're a particularly impatient sort and simply can quell your hunger for all the Resident Evil Village news ahead of its launch next month, Capcom has you covered with a spoiler-filled peek at the game's sprawling, countryside-spanning map. To be fair, when I mean map, I mean map.
Resident Evil Village Will Have Multiple Visual Modes, Director Suggests
Resident Evil Village Will Have Multiple Visual Modes, Director Suggests
According to Capcom's Morimasa Sato, the upcoming horror game will allow players to "optimize the experience according to their preference."
Resident Evil Showcase with new Village trailer coming next week
Resident Evil Showcase with new Village trailer coming next week
The release date of Resident Evil Village is creeping up on us, and to prepare players Capcom has another Resident Evil showcase planned.
Resident Evil Re:Verse Beta Really Needs A Green Herb
Resident Evil Re:Verse Beta Really Needs A Green Herb
Capcom has shut down the Resident Evil Re:Verse beta hours into its scheduled three-day test run after hiccups with the game’s matchmaking service made it difficult to find opponents. Read more...
Capcom pulls RE:Verse open beta offline seven hours after launch
Capcom pulls RE:Verse open beta offline seven hours after launch
Capcom has pulled the RE:Verse open beta offline just seven hours after launch. In a tweet, Capcom said issues with the matchmaking service sparked the decision to suspend the open beta until further notice. "We will continue to investigate, and we apologise for any inconvenience caused." Read more
Resident Evil Village Showcase Announced as New Demo Files Seemingly Appear
Resident Evil Village Showcase Announced as New Demo Files Seemingly Appear
Capcom has announced a Resident Evil Village showcase for April 15, and files for a new 'gameplay demo' appear to have been uploaded to the PlayStation Network.
Resident Evil showcase dated for next week
Resident Evil showcase dated for next week
Capcom has dated its next Resident Evil showcase event for next Thursday, 15th April at 11pm UK time (that's 6pm Eastern, or 3pm Pacific).
Monster Hunter Rise – Free Kamura Pack Available for All Players
Monster Hunter Rise – Free Kamura Pack Available for All Players
All players can claim Mega Potions, Well-done Steaks and other items for free now.
Monster Hunter Rise Celebrates Over 5 Million Units Shipped with Free Commemorative Item Pack
Monster Hunter Rise Celebrates Over 5 Million Units Shipped with Free Commemorative Item Pack
The post Monster Hunter Rise Celebrates Over 5 Million Units Shipped with Free Commemorative Item Pack appeared first on Fextralife. Grab some free items to celebrate Monster Hunter Rise now surpassing 5 million in units sold! Don't miss out on Mega Potions, Large Barrel Bombs and more! The post Monster Hunter Rise Celebrates Over 5 Million Units Shipped with Free Commemorative Item Pack appeared first on Fextralife.
Street Fighter 5: Everything Announced In the Spring Update
Street Fighter 5: Everything Announced In the Spring Update
Capcom has detailed its upcoming plans for Street Fighter 5, including details about the three new characters joining the roster.
E3 2021 Confirmed to be a Free Online-Only Event
E3 2021 Confirmed to be a Free Online-Only Event
The post E3 2021 Confirmed to be a Free Online-Only Event appeared first on Fextralife. The ESA confirms E3 2021 will be an online event and remains free for all to watch. The post E3 2021 Confirmed to be a Free Online-Only Event appeared first on Fextralife.
Capcom shows off Street Fighter 5 DLC characters Rose, Oro and Akira Kazama
Capcom shows off Street Fighter 5 DLC characters Rose, Oro and Akira Kazama
Capcom has released gameplay footage showing off upcoming Street Fighter 5 DLC characters Rose, Oro and Akira. First up is Oro, the hermit character who made his series debut in Street Fighter 3.
Capcom Is Gifting Monster Hunter Rise Players A Commemorative Item Pack
Capcom Is Gifting Monster Hunter Rise Players A Commemorative Item Pack
Celebrating five million unit shipments worldwide. Monster hunting is tough work, and if you want to get the kill or capture one, in most cases, you're going to need some items to help you out in battle. To celebrate Monster Hunter Rise shipping more than five million copies globally, Capcom is gifting a commemorative item pack to all the hunters out in the wild.
Resident Evil Village Devs Talk About How the Idea for Lady Dimitrescu and Her Daughters Came About
Resident Evil Village Devs Talk About How the Idea for Lady Dimitrescu and Her Daughters Came About
"We felt that a towering woman was the most simple yet powerful thing we could do," says director Morimasa Sato.
I Demand To See Oro's Dick And Balls In Street Fighter V
I Demand To See Oro's Dick And Balls In Street Fighter V
During today’s spring update, Capcom provided an early look at how returning fighter Oro will play in Street Fighter V.
Street Fighter V Spring Update brings news on the hermit Oro and Soul-Powered Rose
Street Fighter V Spring Update brings news on the hermit Oro and Soul-Powered Rose
Hey there PlayStation Nation! We hope that everyone has been enjoying Dan, the new V-Shift mechanic, and the major Battle Balance updates that came with the kickoff of Season 5.
E3 2021 Confirmed for June 12th to 15th
E3 2021 Confirmed for June 12th to 15th
The digital-only event will feature Microsoft, Ubisoft, Nintendo and more participating.
Monster Hunter Rise G Rank Expansion to Include up to 30 New Monsters, 5 New Areas, and More – Rumour
Monster Hunter Rise G Rank Expansion to Include up to 30 New Monsters, 5 New Areas, and More – Rumour
Western Yokai monster motifs, new Silkbind and Switch Skill attacks, and more might also be included.
E3 2021 Has Been Dated - Nintendo, Xbox, Capcom And More All Confirmed
E3 2021 Has Been Dated - Nintendo, Xbox, Capcom And More All Confirmed
Online-only, and completely free. The Entertainment Software Association has announced its plans for this year's E3 event, revealing that several major publishers are already on board – including Nintendo. A "reimagined, all-virtual" version of E3 will take place from Saturday 12th to Tuesday 15th June.
It's Official: E3 Returns As An All-Digital, All-Free Event June 12
It's Official: E3 Returns As An All-Digital, All-Free Event June 12
Following the cancelation of 2020's event due to covid-19, and much rumor and speculation regarding this year’s iteration of what was once the most important video game trade show in the world, the Entertainment Software Association today announces E3 2021, a free all-digital event running June 12 through 15.
E3 2021 is now coming sooner, on June 12–15
E3 2021 is now coming sooner, on June 12–15
Publishers including Xbox, Capcom, Konami and Ubisoft will be showcasing their wares.
Resident Evil Re:Verse Open Beta Client is Now Available for Download
Resident Evil Re:Verse Open Beta Client is Now Available for Download
The beta begins tomorrow and will be live for the next three days.
Monster Hunter Rise Has Already Shipped Five Million Units Worldwide
Monster Hunter Rise Has Already Shipped Five Million Units Worldwide
That's a lot of Monster Hunting. Monster Hunter Rise already topped the charts in Japan in its opening week - shifting more than 1.3 million physical copies and shipped four million units globally, and now Capcom has revealed its latest milestone. All up - more than five million copies of the latest entry are now out in the wild (this includes physical and digital sales), with cumulative sales of the series exceeding 66 million units as of 31st December 2020, since the original game's debut in 2004. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Monster Hunter Rise Guide – All Relic Record Locations
Monster Hunter Rise Guide – All Relic Record Locations
Here's where to find all of the Old Messages and Rampage Messages.
Capcom, I hope you realise what Resident Evil Village's photo mode is about to unleash
Capcom, I hope you realise what Resident Evil Village's photo mode is about to unleash
Resident Evil Village has a photo mode, new footage has confirmed. IGN published our first look at the promising horror game running on a PlayStation 4 Pro, and in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen we see you can press the Options button for skip / photo mode (Resident Evil 7 does not have either feature).
If you loved World, you should be very excited about Monster Hunter Rise coming to PC
If you loved World, you should be very excited about Monster Hunter Rise coming to PC
Capcom's latest entry in the series can't come to the big leagues soon enough.
Street Fighter V spring update stream announced for April
Street Fighter V spring update stream announced for April
Last month, Capcom hosted a winter update stream going over Dan and Rose, while teasing the next character, Oro, from Street Fighter III.
Monster Hunter Rise Shipments and Digital Sales Top 4 Million
Monster Hunter Rise Shipments and Digital Sales Top 4 Million
The post Monster Hunter Rise Shipments and Digital Sales Top 4 Million appeared first on Fextralife. Monster Hunter Rise surpasses 4 million in shipments and digital sales in just a few days of launch! The post Monster Hunter Rise Shipments and Digital Sales Top 4 Million appeared first on Fextralife.
NASR’s Samurai on Street Fighter League and the Capcom Pro Tour
NASR’s Samurai on Street Fighter League and the Capcom Pro Tour
In a time where esports events are so far and few between during the ongoing pandemic, Street Fighter League was a welcome sense of normalcy.
Monster Hunter Rise Review – Together We Triumph
Monster Hunter Rise Review – Together We Triumph
Capcom's follow up to 2018's Monster Hunter World is a monument of game design.
Sega is Metacritic's publisher of the year
Sega is Metacritic's publisher of the year
The Persona 5 Royal and Yakuza 0 publisher is followed by Annapurna Interactive and Capcom
Capcom ships 4m copies of Monster Hunter Rise
Capcom ships 4m copies of Monster Hunter Rise
Number of launch units in the channel for Switch exclusive is only one million shy of 2018 hit Monster Hunter World
Monster Hunter Rise’s First Major Post-Launch Update Adding New Monsters This April
Monster Hunter Rise’s First Major Post-Launch Update Adding New Monsters This April
The post Monster Hunter Rise’s First Major Post-Launch Update Adding New Monsters This April appeared first on Fextralife. Monster Hunter Rise Update 2.0 will add more monsters including the Chameleos and more.
Killer Loops With South Asian Flair Helped Skyblazer Stand Apart
Killer Loops With South Asian Flair Helped Skyblazer Stand Apart
Welcome to Morning Music, Kotaku’s ongoing hangout for folks who love video games and the cool-ass sounds they make.
Monster Hunter Rise shipped 4m copies in three days
Monster Hunter Rise shipped 4m copies in three days
Nintendo Switch exclusive Monster Hunter Rise has shipped 4m units since launch last Friday, publisher Capcom has said. For comparison, Capcom announced it had shipped 5m copies of Monster Hunter World back in January 2018, though that was released for both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Capcom's "shipped" figures (rather than "sold") includes digital copies as well as physical copies sent out to retailers but not yet picked up by punters.
Monster Hunter Rise Ships 4 Million Units in its First Weekend
Monster Hunter Rise Ships 4 Million Units in its First Weekend
Capcom has announced that Monster Hunter Rise has already shipped 4 million copies.
Capcom is marketing Resident Evil Village with this life-size Lady Dimitrescu
Capcom is marketing Resident Evil Village with this life-size Lady Dimitrescu
Capcom is ramping up the Resident Evil Village hype train by sending out life-size standees of its chief antagonist, Lady Dimitrescu. Her 2.9 metre/9'6" frame has been spotted in retail outlets across Hong Kong, where the intimidating figure towers over everyone and everything else in the store, as proudly shared by Capcom Asia's Facebook account (thanks, The Gamer). Here, take a look: Read more
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Capcom "Aware" Of Monster Hunter Rise Pose Glitch Preventing Players From Opening Save Files
"We’re working on an update to fix this ASAP". Capcom's already released a day one update for Monster Hunter Rise, but it seems there's one other issue it needs to sort out. The official Monster Hunter Twitter account says it's "aware" of a glitch that can prevent players from opening a save file and is working on an immediate fix.
Monster Hunter Rise's first major post-launch update bringing new monsters in April
Monster Hunter Rise's first major post-launch update bringing new monsters in April
Monster Hunter Rise has only just arrived, but already Capcom is talking up the game's first major update, which is set launch toward the end of April, bringing new monsters, an unlocked HR cap, and more. As confirmed on the game's official website, Monster Hunter Rise's first Free Title Update will expand the current creature roster by welcoming in Chameleos - a mist-themed Elder Dragon that debuted in 2006's Monster Hunter 2.
Monster Hunter Rise 2.0 Update Scheduled For The End Of April
Monster Hunter Rise 2.0 Update Scheduled For The End Of April
Day one update out now. Monster Hunter Rise is out today on the Nintendo Switch and it seems Capcom has a lot planned for it post-release. In addition to the day one update, the official Monster Hunter Japanese Twitter account has revealed Version 2.0 of the new entry is scheduled to roll out at the end of April. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Monster Hunter Rise | Critical Consensus
Monster Hunter Rise | Critical Consensus
Capcom's franchise returns to Nintendo with a vibrant world, an enthralling combat system, and the same (old) winning formula
Capcom Announces Monster Hunter Rise Day One Update, Unlocks Pre-Order And amiibo Bonuses
Capcom Announces Monster Hunter Rise Day One Update, Unlocks Pre-Order And amiibo Bonuses
Comes in at just 600MB. When CEOs are letting employees take a day off for Monster Hunter Rise, you can tell people are excited for Capcom's latest entry.
Resident Evil 7 is Still Shipping Over 1 Million Copies Every Year
Resident Evil 7 is Still Shipping Over 1 Million Copies Every Year
"We know quality sells and keeps selling for many, many year," says Capcom's Antoine Molant.
Monster Hunter Rise Will Get 600 MB Day 1 Patch
Monster Hunter Rise Will Get 600 MB Day 1 Patch
The patch will be related to DLC and some bug fixes.
Rainbow Six Siege’s Zofia gets an elite Resident Evil Jill Valentine skin
Rainbow Six Siege’s Zofia gets an elite Resident Evil Jill Valentine skin
Resident Evil turns a whopping 25 years old this very week, and to celebrate the horror games series' new milestone, Capcom has a bunch of celebrations planned for the coming months.
Monster Hunter Rise Review: Better than World
Monster Hunter Rise Review: Better than World
The post Monster Hunter Rise Review: Better than World appeared first on Fextralife. How does Monster Hunter Rise match up to World? We talk gameplay, combat, visuals, multiplayer and more in this Monster Hunter Rise review. The post Monster Hunter Rise Review: Better than World appeared first on Fextralife.
I Can't Wait To Play Monster Hunter Rise With Other People
I Can't Wait To Play Monster Hunter Rise With Other People
The review embargo for Monster Hunter Rise has lifted, and while I’ve been having a heck of a good time battling beasts with my AI dog and cat friends, online play is still a couple of days away.
Review: Monster Hunter Rise - A New Apex For Capcom's Beastly Franchise
Review: Monster Hunter Rise - A New Apex For Capcom's Beastly Franchise
A new Nintendo Switch classic has risen. This encounter felt fated.
Another Resident Evil showcase is coming in April, will focus on Village
Another Resident Evil showcase is coming in April, will focus on Village
Today marks 25 years of Resident Evil, and while there isn’t anything happening today to celebrate, Capcom has something planned.
Capcom: “We're still shipping over 1m Resident Evil 7 units annually almost four years after its launch"
Capcom: “We're still shipping over 1m Resident Evil 7 units annually almost four years after its launch"
The publisher discusses Monster Hunter potential and Resident Evil's 25th anniversary
Capcom Asks For Patience Regarding Mega Man News As Battle Network Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary
Capcom Asks For Patience Regarding Mega Man News As Battle Network Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary
"If the world hadn’t been in such a state, I might have had other plans to announce". Capcom's been giving Mega Man increased attention in recent years.
Resident Evil Village – New Details Revealed on Combat, Weapons, Story, and More
Resident Evil Village – New Details Revealed on Combat, Weapons, Story, and More
Capcom also assures that development is in its final stages, and the game is on track for its May launch.
Capcom Switch And 3DS Sale Discounts Monster Hunter, Mega Man, Resident Evil And More (North America)
Capcom Switch And 3DS Sale Discounts Monster Hunter, Mega Man, Resident Evil And More (North America)
Up to 60% off! Joining Ubisoft with its current Switch eShop sale, Capcom has kicked off its own set of discounts across both the Nintendo Switch and 3DS systems. This new publisher sale takes up to 60% off a range of top games, including titles from popular series like Monster Hunter, Resident Evil, Devil May Cry and more. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Capcom reportedly mandated in-office working after security breach
Capcom reportedly mandated in-office working after security breach
Publisher said it complied with laws and staggered hours for employees working on-site during pandemic
Reminder: Version 2 Of The Monster Hunter Rise Demo Is Now Live
Reminder: Version 2 Of The Monster Hunter Rise Demo Is Now Live
Magnamalo has arrived! Following on from Capcom's announcement earlier this week, the second demo for Monster Hunter Rise is now live. It's appropriately named "Monster Hunter Rise Demo Version 2" and adds a challenging "Advanced" quest where players can take on Magnamalo. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Capcom Allegedly Forced Staff To Work On-Site, Ignoring Japan's COVID Rules
Capcom Allegedly Forced Staff To Work On-Site, Ignoring Japan's COVID Rules
Last year's internal leak seems to have frightened the execs. The global pandemic has been going on for a year in the West, but even longer in many parts of Asia, where the virus was first discovered.
Resident Evil 4 Remake Should be Left the Hell Alone
Resident Evil 4 Remake Should be Left the Hell Alone
There's no shortage of reasons why Capcom shouldn't remake this classic horror title.
Capcom reportedly forced staff to work on-site despite Japan's 'Covid Emergency'
Capcom reportedly forced staff to work on-site despite Japan's 'Covid Emergency'
Last year's data leak made the publisher fearful of remote work.
Capcom warns against fake Resident Evil Village early access invitations
Capcom warns against fake Resident Evil Village early access invitations
Capcom has issued a warning about fake Resident Evil Village early access invitations. In a note to press, the company said it was made aware of emails in circulation that pretend to contain early access invitations for the hotly-anticipated horror game, with the sender address displayed as "no-reply(at)capcom(dot)com". "We want to inform you that these messages are NOT from Capcom and appear to be phishing attempts by an unauthorised third-party," Capcom said. Read more
Capcom warns of fraudulent emails for Resident Evil Village
Capcom warns of fraudulent emails for Resident Evil Village
This one is as much of a news story as it is a warning to all you fine readers out there.
Don't Click On Those Resident Evil Village Early Access Emails
Don't Click On Those Resident Evil Village Early Access Emails
Lotta people want to play the game with the big lady! And scammers know this, so fake emails have been circulating inviting players to an early access beta which doesn’t actually exist.
Resident Evil Village: Capcom Warns Fans About Early Access Scam Emails
Resident Evil Village: Capcom Warns Fans About Early Access Scam Emails
Resident Evil Village early access emails are a scam, Capcom warns.
Phoenix Wright aces the visual novel genre | Why I Love
Phoenix Wright aces the visual novel genre | Why I Love
Ukiyo Publishing's Paul Hann talks about the captivating qualities of Capcom's original courtroom drama
Report: Despite Covid Emergency, Capcom Made Employees Work At Office After Cyber Attack
Report: Despite Covid Emergency, Capcom Made Employees Work At Office After Cyber Attack
In early January, with Japan posting some of its highest covid-19 cases, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga declared a state of emergency for a number of prefectures, including Osaka.
Monster Hunter Rise Videos Showcase Goss Harag Hunt, the Rampage and More
Monster Hunter Rise Videos Showcase Goss Harag Hunt, the Rampage and More
Director Yasunori Ichinose also confirms the story conclusion will be in a free update.
Here's A Better Look At Monster Hunter Stories 2's amiibo Figures, US Store Exclusivity Revealed
Here's A Better Look At Monster Hunter Stories 2's amiibo Figures, US Store Exclusivity Revealed
Game and all amiibo launch this July. During yesterday's Monster Hunter Digital Event, Capcom revealed that Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin will be receiving three new amiibo figures. Models of Ena, Razewing Ratha, and Tsukino will all be available alongside the game at launch, each offering a different special layered armour set when scanned into the game.