120°
Submitted by Foolsjoker 682d ago | opinion piece

Capcom Lost and Found – Publisher Loses Money and Gets Westernitus

With the recent news that Capcom underperformed and has ended up cancelling numerous in-development titles, many have begun to wonder about the fate of the once-loved company. As Capcom tries to right their ship before it gets worse, the Daily Reaction crew of Seb and Dan discuss what they can do to get themselves out of the position they have put themselves in. (Capcom, Monster Hunter, PS3, PS4, Resident Evil 6, Wii, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

doctorstrange  +   682d ago
Capcom should just start over.
Foolsjoker  +   682d ago
A reboot would be nice. Just bring back the games the way there were designed - Mega Man in 2D, and Resident Evil with zombies.
Nitrowolf2  +   682d ago
Not sure how I would feel it Capcom Rebooted.
http://i.imgur.com/OORym1E....
oof46  +   682d ago
Kind of hard to do that when all the people who made those games have left the company.
rezzah  +   682d ago
They need to make new IPs.

Oh and new bring out Gold editions.

It's lame but their newest game Dragon's Dogma is about to have it's gold edition released too.
422185  +   682d ago
They're in a mess
They should reboot every single franshise they have, Especially Resident Evil.
miyamoto  +   682d ago
Capcom forgot what made them great and forgot who they are.
Ingram  +   681d ago
They also forgot who we are, same as Squeenix
dbjj12088  +   682d ago
It's definitely a slippery slope. I hate how little Japanese identify shines through Capcom's games anymore. Way too main stream.
Mosquito  +   682d ago
Spoken like a true hipster!
horne242  +   682d ago
It's not hipsterism, it's pretty fair. If games can reflect their culture we get more variety. And no one can argue against variety.
TrendyGamers  +   682d ago
They need to bring Monster Hunter to the Vita.
Foolsjoker  +   682d ago
Would help sales, but the PS4 would be amazing.
NastyLeftHook0  +   682d ago
come on cc get your stuf f together ffs
Myst  +   682d ago
For some reason I half expected to read: "You had one job!"
knifefight  +   682d ago
Megaman is rolling in his grave.
tigertron  +   682d ago
and Albert Wesker.
Run_bare  +   682d ago
There is one game that Capcom done beautifully this gen, the game was "Dragon Dogma". I hope they continue the franchise and improve upon it.

RE and DMC is boring.
Myst  +   682d ago
Agreed Dragon's Dogma was and still a rather nice game still need to play Dark Arisen.
Skate-AK  +   682d ago
More like conitus.
XXXL  +   682d ago
More quick time events and on disc DLC! Good riddance crapcom
Knushwood Butt  +   682d ago
I thought RE5 was developed in house.

That tanked too.
Max-Zorin  +   682d ago
That's what happens when you do reboots for certain games when there was nothing wrong with them, hide characters and other content on the disc and then try to claim technical issues after getting exposed, Kill off your mascot and troll your fans with him on certain games, etc.
cleft5  +   682d ago
I am glad that they are returning development back to Japan. The reality is that they where outsourcing their big games to shit Western developers. If they had outsourced those games to big time, good western developers it would have been great. Now that they are returning to in-house focused games maybe we can actually get some quality games.
mediate-this  +   682d ago
Capcom needs to innovate, bring mega man back, do a next gen M.H, do next gen breath of fire,
They need to stop making revivisions of games with two added character each revision( ssf4 ultra addition) make a definitive version and update with balance changes.

They need to listen to their fans, whats the point of having fans if you dont listen to their input. Although i liked dmc, alot of people didnt so maybe out sourcing is not their forte.
Tales RPG addict  +   682d ago
HEY CAPCOM get your Head out of your ASS.
Stop fucking up RE, and Innovate it while also returning the series to it's Roots.

Also Ressurect "BREATH OF FIRE" and uncancel all your MEGAMAN games you said were going to come out.

While your at it give us the version of "Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3" with most of the characters from Marvel Vs. Capcom 2.

LASTLY stop saying your games won't have on disc DLC only to find out that when a guy hacks the game and exposes the truth on the Internet the Whole World goes ENRAGED. Yes I'm talkin about "Street Fighter X Tekken" & RE6.

Related video
solidjun5  +   680d ago
They need to get rid of Christian Svensson.
Also I think Capcom's mode of DLC (first day or content on the disc) will only make their financial situation worse. Seriously, I think that's the reason why Street Fighter X Tekken didn't sell as much they expected. Bad PR is not good PR Capcom.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Perturbia Beta Impressions | Alpha Beta Gamer

52m ago - Perturbia is a well detailed, puzzle-filled horror game, inspired by Alone in the Dark, Silent Hi... | PC
30°

BagoGames | Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Review

52m ago - BagoGames Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is a very good game, offering you an intense experience... | Xbox One
30°

Puzzle Monkeys Review | Mini Fortress

1h ago - Mini Fortress writes: "Puzzle games featuring falling blocks have become a long-standing stapl... | Wii U
30°

Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars Preview – A Charming Puzzle Game | GodisaGeek

1h ago - Adam Cook: "I’ve been playing a little bit of Tipping Stars on Wii U, and while we can’t bring yo... | Wii U
Ad

Valve Partners With HTC To Create The Vive Virtual Reality Headset

Now - Valve has formed a relationship with Taiwanese smartphone and tablet maker HTC to help create a virtual reality headset called The Vive, which is p... | Promoted post
40°

PSU - Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Episode 1 Review

2h ago - PSU writes: We give the verdict on the PS4 version of Resident Evil: Revelations 2's first epi... | PC