On the heels of some exciting new game announcements (Resident Evil Revelations 2) Capcom’s packing their things and taking NYCC by storm this weekend. They’re at Booth #1604 with gameplay demos, special signings and limited edition goodies.
Kicking off their event line up is Resident Evil Revelations 2 – the first time the episodic thriller has been made available to North American fans. The game will release early 2015 on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC so this marks prime time for players to get some hands on time in. Also playable will be the latest demo of action-RPG Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, the newest installment in the acclaimed franchise also set to release early 2015 on Nintendo 3DS. Capcom’s also brought Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy, coming Winter 2014 also on Nintendo 3DS.
In addition to the gameplay, signings from developers of Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate will be hosted at the booth at listed times during the show. And of course Capcom will have plenty of collectible merchandise goodies for purchase and purview.
And for those looking for quick reference out of the events guide of where Capcom’s going to be, here’s the panels schedule they’ve got lined up:
- The World of Capcom
Thursday, Oct 9 from 4:15PM – 5:00PM in Room 1A06
Come find out the latest updates on all the new Capcom games including Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, Resident Evil Revelations 2, the newly remastered version of the 2002 GameCube™ remake of Resident Evil, Dead Rising 3 for PC, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy, andUltra Street Fighter IV. Plus sneak peeks at all the latest cool Capcom merchandise and maybe a surprise or two.
- Resident Evil Returns
Friday, Oct 10 from 7:15PM – 8:00PM in Room 1A24
Come join members of the Resident Evil team and get the latest news “bites” on the upcomingResident Evil Revelations 2 and the newly remastered version of the 2002 GameCube™ remake of Resident Evil. Resident Evil Revelations 2 Producer, Michiteru Okabe, will also be on hand to showcase the game and provide an overview of what players can expect from this next chapter in the Resident Evil series. There will be plenty of content to sink your teeth into as well as some new game details to share, so we’ll see you there!
- Monster Hunter panel
Saturday, Oct 11 from 12:00pm -12:45pm in Room 1A24
Monster Hunter is one of the most popular video game franchises in Japan and the excitement is catching in the West! Join a panel of Capcom staff members including director Kaname Fujioka as they share the brand new features and exclusive insights from Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (coming Early 2015 on the Nintendo 3DS). The game features all new weapons, monsters and native online support. The panel will include gameplay footage, as well as some special surprises, so this is one you won’t want to miss! Followed by a QA session.
- Street Fighter
Sunday, Oct 12 from 2:00pm-2:45pm in Room 1A10
A panel of Street Fighter experts share the latest news on the greatest fighting game franchise in the world! Find out about the latest updates for Ultra Street Fighter IV and how you can earn big money and everlasting fame by competing in the Capcom Pro Tour culminating in the Capcup Finals in December. Special guest, Joey Ansah – writer, director, and actor of the smash hit Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist web series makes an exclusive appearance to share behind-the-scenes details of making the excellent film, share a sneak peek at Funimation’s upcoming Blu-Ray/DVD release as well as answer Q&A.