|Platform PS2||Publisher Capcom||Developer Capcom||Release Date 2001-10-17|
By Dave Tach on Jan 27, 2014 01.27.14
PlayStation Vita owners with PlayStation Plus subscriptions will find Smart As... has joined their Instant Game Collection tomorrow, Jan. 28, according to a post on the PlayStation Blog. Climax Studios and XDev Studio Europe's connected collection of brain-training minigames is designed to "foster a sense of community and competition," Nicolo Accordino, assistant producer at Sony Santa Monica, told us ahead of the game's release. Check out our interview for our impressions of Smart As... and its logic, memory and word puzzles. Sony will also discount 11 Final Fantasy titles for all, with extra discounts for those with PS Plus. Games on sale include the PS Classics Final Fantasy 9 and Final Fantasy Origins, both of which are normally $9.99, are on sale for $5.99 or $5.39 for PS Plus...
By Emily Gera on Sep 10, 2013 09.10.13
Capcom revenue climbed by the millions this fiscal year, rising from ¥82 billion ($820 million) to ¥94 billion ($940 million) in revenue according to the publisher's full year financial results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013. This is despite a lack of results from the company's increased efforts in digital returns, alongside a number of games that failed to meet sales targets. Capcom's Digital Contents Business, a sector made up of console, Windows PC and mobile titles, saw profits fall by over 50 percent. Even more significantly, this arm of the company accounts for just over 67 percent of its total income. Similarly, only three of Capcom's software releases reached over 1 million units in sales. DmC: Devil May Cry saw sales of 1.15 million, failing to reach its expected...
By Megan Farokhmanesh on May 20, 2013 05.20.13
Ten titles, including Assassin's Creed 3 and Far Cry 3, will be available with all their corresponding downloadable content through the PlayStation Store beginning tomorrow, digital distribution senior manager Pierre Gravereau announced via the PlayStation Blog. Bundles with be available at a limited-time discount for regular and PlayStation Plus members. Check out the full list below: Assassin's Creed 3 — PSN: $69.99, PS Plus: $62.99 Batman Arkham City — PSN: $28.99, PS Plus: $23.19 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 — PSN: $69.99, PS Plus: $62.99 DmC Devil May Cry — PSN: $52.49, PS Plus: $47.24 Far Cry 3 — PSN: $55.99, PS Plus: $50.39 Max Payne 3 — PSN: $29.99, PS Plus: $20.99 Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance — PSN: $63.99, PS Plus: $44.79 Persona 4 Arena — PSN: $39.99, PS Plus:...
By Dave Tach on May 20, 2013 05.20.13
Upcoming sales on Xbox Live Marketplace over the next two weeks will discount games and franchises like Alan Wake, Dark Souls, Karateka, Ghost Recon: Future Solider and associated content, according to a post on Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb's website. Several of D3Publisher's games will be on sale from May 21-27, including: Bangai-O HD: Missile Fury 400 Microsoft Points Microsoft Points (50 percent off) Jeremy McGrath 400 Microsoft Points (50 percent off) Karateka 400 Microsoft Points (50 percent off) Mad Tracks 400 Microsoft Points (50 percent off) Matt Hazard: Blood Bath and Beyond 400 Microsoft Points (50 percent off) Pid 400 Microsoft Points (50 percent off) Puzzle Quest 2 400 Microsoft Points (50 percent off) Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords 400 Microsoft...
By Tracey Lien on Jan 24, 2013 01.24.13
The first of two issues of a Devil May Cry comic that ties in with the events of DmC: Devil May Cry is available digitally today, with a print version coming to comic stores in May. DmC: Devil May Cry: The Vergil Chronicles is a two-part comic that takes place before the game DmC: Devil May Cry. It reveals the backstory of Vergil and Kat and explores history that isn't explained in the game. The first part of the comic is currently available digitally on iPad, iPhone, web, Android and Kindle Fire exclusively through the comiXology app and comiXology.com. The print version of part one will go on sale May 15, with part two going on sale June 19.
By Tracey Lien on Jan 22, 2013 01.22.13
Capcom is releasing a costume pack for DmC: Devil May Cry on Jan. 29 that includes a costume for Devil May Cry 3-era Dante, according to Capcom Unity. The Capcom blog announced that the costume pack, which will be available for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, will be available for $4 (320 Microsoft Points) and come with Classic (DmC3-era) Dante, Dark Dante and Neo Dante. DmC players can also look forward to the free Bloody Palace mode which is coming "in the near future," as well as the Vergil's Downfall expansion, which is expected at the end of February. The Japanese costume pack for DmC will release on Jan. 30.
By Emily Gera on Dec 21, 2012 12.21.12
Capcom is continuing its holiday sale with discounts on four iOS titles from now until Dec. 28. For the next week Marvel vs. Capcom 2, Devil May Cry 4: Refrain, Resident Evil 4 for iPad and Street Fighter 4 Volt will be available on iOS devices for $0.99. Earlier in the week Capcom announced its Steam and PlayStation Network sales, offering discounts on Street Fighter 3: Third Strike Online Edition and Resident Evil 4 HD for PSN, as well as Steam titles Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, Street Fighter X Tekken, Devil May Cry 3 and 4 and more.
By Tracey Lien on Dec 19, 2012 12.19.12
Capcom is holding a sale for its games on Steam and the PlayStation Network starting Dec. 20, with some titles receiving up to 50 percent off in discounts. On PSN, Street Fighter 3: Third Strike Online Edition will be discounted from $14.99 to $10.49 (PlayStation Plus members will have it discounted to $7.34) while Resident Evil 4 HD will drop from $19.99 to $13.99 ($9.79 for PlayStation Plus). For PC, Steam's holiday sale will see discounts applying to games like Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, Street Fighter X Tekken, Devil May Cry 3 and 4 and more. The sale begins Dec. 20, 2012.
By Tracey Lien on Dec 07, 2012 12.07.12
Capcom Unity has put together a combat overview of DmC Devil May Cry, slicing and piecing together gameplay footage that shows off the game's combat system, advanced combat techniques and the range of combos that players can pull off. A demo for the game was recently released for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The game is expected to launch on Jan. 15, 2013. A PC version will come at a later date.
By Tracey Lien on Nov 23, 2012 11.23.12
The latest DmC performance capture diary introduces Tim Phillips, the actor who plays Dante in DMC Devil May Cry, and shows viewers the process of bringing the character to life through motion capture technology. A demo for the game is currently available on Xbox Live and PlayStation Network. The game will be out for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on Jan. 15, 2013, with a PC version due at a later date