SUNNYVALE, Calif. - April 7, 2006 - Capcom®, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced Capcom® Classics Collection Reloaded,an amazing ensemble of more than 15 historic arcade favorites for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system. Featuring select hits from Capcom Classics Collection for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system and Xbox® video game system from Microsoft®, Reloaded drives the nostalgia factor home with a host of new titles including Eco Fighters, King of Dragons and Knights of the Round. Satisfying the most discriminating of retro connoisseurs, Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded serves up a hearty spread of genres ranging from side scrolling brawlers to vertical shooters; providing enough flavor to please any gaming palate. Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded is scheduled for release throughout North America in Q4 2006.
"Capcom's classic arcade hits are truly reloaded for the PSP system," said Todd Thorson, director of marketing Capcom Entertainment. "On top of fan favorites such as Street Fighter II®, Ghouls'n Ghosts and Commando we've added a new group of titles to the collection, continuing our legacy of providing quality entertainment for all players."
Bringing hours of entertainment for gamers on the go, Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded offers arcade perfect ports which can all be enjoyed alone or via multiplayer using the PSP system's wireless ad hoc mode. Game sharing abilities not only pushes Reloaded over the compilation echelon, but presents the opportunity to be challenged just like the good ole arcade days. For those wanting to experience the games in their original presentation, the screen settings can be changed to suit just that. Relive Capcom's history and savor bonus features by earning credits towards Reloaded's themed slot machine to unlock a buffet of goods including original art, playing tips and secret codes.
Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded is guaranteed to provide quality entertainment at a great value.
Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded boasts the following features:
More than 15 arcade-perfect classics on a single UMD
Hundreds of hours of nostalgic fun
A wealth of added features including game history, playing tips, original artwork, and new secret codes
Customizable controls to suit any gaming style.
Capcom is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment. Founded in 1983, the company has created world renowned franchises including Resident Evil, Street Fighter, Mega Man, Breath of Fire, Devil May Cry and the Onimusha series. Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, the company maintains operations in the U.S., United Kingdom, Germany, Tokyo and Hong Kong. More information about Capcom and its products can be found on the company's web site at www.capcom.com.
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