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  1. Gaming

    Please Buy This Mega Man Hoodie So We Can All Have One, Thanks So Much

    Remember that amazing Assassin's Creed III hoodie? Well, the same folks from Volante Design are teaming up with Capcom to bring you the best Mega Man merch we've ever seen - this super-stylish hoodie/jacket! Sadly, they're pricey to make, and Capcom needs pre-orders before they begin manufacturing. So what are you waiting for? Get buying!

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  2. Gaming

    Capcom Is Funding a Street Fighter League Together With Twitch

    Capcom wants to get in on the popularity of esports giants like League of Legends by starting up their very own, official Street Fighter league with the online streaming service Twitch as a partner. Let's just hope it doesn't turn out like the Pete Holmes Street Fighter Red Tape sketches. Vega needs his claw.

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  3. Tech

    YouTube Changed Its Copyright Policies, People Overreacted, Again

    It was already against YouTube policy for users to monetize videos that contain copyrighted content, but YouTube's recent copyright changes have given copyright holders the ability to flag copyrighted. Some problems with the new system have shown themselves, but it's not as though YouTube is unaware that newly implemented systems need work.

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  4. Gaming

    The 30th Anniversary Capcom Character Encyclopedia Is Here

    The 30th Anniversary Capcom Character Encyclopedia will remind you that Nintendo is not the only juggernaut of memorable video game characters. The handy book sports over 200 full page Capcom character profiles complete with character art, stats, and bios. It's the perfect coffee table book for any gamer, and it's available now.

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  5. Gaming

    Deep Down is an Actual Thing, Will be Playable at TGS

    Remember that all-gameplay video Capcom showed off at the PS4 reveal earlier this year? The one that kind of looked like Dragon's Dogma, but super beautiful? Well, it turns out that wasn't just a tech demo: it's a real game that's actually happening.

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  6. Entertainment

    Here Comes A New Challenger! The Tobias Funke/Capcom Mashup The Internet Has Been Waiting For

    Yesterday, we were almost giddy over the news that you can now green screen Arrested Development's Tobias Funke (doctor, actor, and the world's first analrapist) into any video through the promotional magic of the new InsertMeAnywhere tool. We were so excited at this development, though, that we actually may have missed one of the other awesome uses for InsertMeAnywhere -- putting the many faces of Tobias Funke to work in video games. Capcom didn't miss a beat, though, and their supercut of Tobias guest-starring in a number of classic Capcom games has officially won Tobias Funke green screens. Well, it's won Round One, anyway.

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  7. Gaming

    Capcom Announces DuckTales Remastered at PAX East

    Ever see DuckTales? The 1987 cartoon or the '89 Nintendo game made by Capcom, doesn't matter which. The show was fun, and as for the game, what's not to like about controlling the pluckiest, richest, and most self-assured duck in the world who bounds about his world on his cane as well as any? Well, it's coming back! Capcom announced Duck Tales Remastered at PAX East, and it's set to launch this summer on the PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, and the Wii U eShop.

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  8. Gaming

    Old Nerds Rejoice: Capcom’s Classic Dungeons & Dragons Side-Scrollers Are Getting Console Ports

    In ancient eons past, long lost temples to video games known as "arcades" dotted the landscape, providing video gamers of yore a place in which to gather among like-minded peers, stage competitions to perfect their craft, and pay their tithes to the dark gods they chose to serve, twenty five cents at a time. Every gamer who remembers this Golden Age has a favorite cabinet game that they miss like hell -- one game to rule them all. For a lot of folks, me included, that game is Dungeons & Dragons: Shadow over Mystara, the side-scrolling beat 'em up that perfected the genre. And now, Shadow Over Mystara and it's predecessor, the also excellent Tower of Doom are getting ported to Xbox Live Arcade and the Playstation Network. The king has returned. Let the celebration commence.

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  9. Gaming

    Round 1, Fight! Mega Man vs Street Fighter Crossover Game Arrives Next Week

    Street Fighter celebrated its 25th anniversary back in August of this year, and the SF crew are going to help Mega Man ring in the big two-five the only way they know how, by kicking the snot out of him. On December 17th, the 25th anniversary of Mega Man, Capcom will be releasing Street Fighter X Mega Man, a crossover title that pits Mega Man against classic Street Fighter characters standing in as robot bosses. Before you can shout, "Shut up and take my money!" We have great news. It's free.

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  10. Gaming

    Check Out Remember Me‘s Custom Combo System [Video]

    Capcom released a new gameplay video of their upcoming action game Remember Me this week at Tokyo Game Show. The video shows how players can design their own combos in a training mode, aptly named the Combo Lab.

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  11. Gaming

    XBLA and PSN to Get Much Weirder With HD Remake of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure

    Fans of strangeness for its own sake -- and the  peculiar variety of strangeness endemic to Japanese fighting games -- have cause to celebrate; JoJo's Bizarre Adventure is getting an HD remake for Xbox Live and PSN later this month. For those of you who never played the game in its original release -- and there are a lot of you, no doubt, as I'm one of around three dozen people on the planet who seems to recall this game -- imagine trying to play Darkstalkers while having a seizure. Except that when you win the match, there's a manga-style comic book cut scene and then you're playing a side-scrolling spaceship shooter. It gets odd.

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  12. Gaming

    Street Fighter Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Classy, Limited Chess Set

    Along with releasing a standard Anniversary Collector's Edition, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Street Fighter, Capcom is releasing a classy limited edition Street Fighter chess set.

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  13. Gaming

    Epic-Scents To Develop Mega Man Scent, Doing It Wrong

    In all fairness, my knowledge on perfumery comes from this movie, while Epic-Scents has the Bedoukian Research Inc behind it, all 40 years of fragrance development. But the way I see it, they really are going about it the wrong way. If you want to know what Mega Man smells like, you don't ask other people; you play Mega Man.

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  14. Gaming

    Take a Break from Zombie-Killing at Capcom’s Upcoming Resident Evil Cafe

    Well, folks, not only is Capcom letting you run and fire a gun at the same time, they announced today that they will be letting you eat at a real-life Resident Evil themed cafe and grill called the Biohazard Cafe & Grill S.T.A.R.S. That is, of course, if you live in Shibuya, Japan.

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  15. Tech

    Capcom Sees No Difference Between On-Disc “DLC” and Actual DLC

    As anyone who has been regularly playing video games this console generation is aware, downloadable content -- not stellar games or recognizable franchises -- is at the forefront of what will define this generation when we look back on it. The DLC craze, though it obviously generates money for developers, is getting out of control, and just about every gamer knows it. Capcom, however, either thinks gamers are stupid, or the company needs a dictionary regarding what downloadable content should entail.

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