Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Marvel vs Capcom

Marvel vs. Capcom Origins now available on Live, PSN

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Capcom’s two-in-one set Marvel vs. Capcom Origins has launched on Live Arcade and PSN. The 1200 MS Point/$14.99 release includes two of the series’ earliest entries, Marvel Super Heroes and Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes. Touted as being arcade perfect, the versions included in the collection also feature eight-player lobbies and spectator mode, replay saving, HD upgrades, and dynamic challenges.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Marvel vs. Capcom Origins to bring early Versus action to 360, PS3

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The Versus series has had something of a renaissance over the past few years, with Marvel vs. Capcom 2 making its way onto Live Arcade and PSN, Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars bringing some over-the-top action to the Wii, and Marvel vs. Capcom 3 seeing two releases within nine months of one another. There’s even an iOS version coming out soon for 2. But Capcom is returning to the series’ roots this summer with the download-only two-game set Marvel vs. Capcom Origins.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes now on App Store

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Marvel vs. Capcom 2 is now showboating on the App Store. Available for iPhone and iPod touch, Capcom’s over-the-top tag brawler includes all 56 characters, the variable tag system, and the Flick Button, a new control mechanism for pulling off advanced moves with a swipe.

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Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes announced for iOS

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Capcom is going to be expanding their presence on the App Store shortly with the release of Marvel vs. Capcom 2. The game will be available for iPhone and iPod touch, and include all 56 characters as well as the variable tag system that has made the series so popular.

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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 bashes its way onto PS Vita

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The Vita is getting in on the brawling action early with the launch of Capcom’s Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3. The updated re-release includes the new on- and offline Heroes & Heralds mode, available today as a downloadable update; eight new stages; a tweaked fighting system; 12 new fighters (six for each side); and a six-player Spectator Mode. The Vita version also includes touch screen controls, a Near-only Gold Herald color option, and the ability to fight and share replays anywhere via wi-fi. Also, any DLC purchased for the PlayStation 3 version can be shared with the handheld version.

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DLC, PlayStation Vita News

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 gets free DLC today, Heroes & Heralds

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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3’s free Heroes & Heralds DLC is now available for the 360 and PS3. The new mode, playable on and offline, pits the Heroes and Heralds factions against one another as the heroes battle Galactus’ heralds to save Earth from annihilation. Fighters are customizable through the use of Ability cards, which affect the combatants’ stats and powers with enhancements ranging from speed boosts to invisibility.

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PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Vita News, Xbox 360 News

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 sics a zombie on retail

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If you’ve ever wanted to lay down an “Objection!” on Hawkeye, your time has come. Capcom’s beefed-up crossover fighter Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is now available for the 360 and PS3.

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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 announced for PS Vita

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In addition to announcing Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3’s reversible cover, Capcom also revealed that the title will be hitting the PlayStation Vita. The portable version will include the entire roster from the 360 and PS3 version as well as some “additional bonuses.”

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PlayStation Vita News

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 – Mark Brooks cover, Vergil revealed

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Capcom’s released both sides of Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3’s box today, which includes art from both Capcom illustrator Shinkiro and Marvel artist Mark Brooks. Some new in-game shots were also released introducing Vergil to the roster.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds now available, DLC costume pack announced


After a decade-plus wait, Versus fans are finally getting their chance to dust off their favorite team and try them against some new blood with the minty fresh Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds, now available for the 360 and PS3.

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