Capcom, the renowned video game developer and publisher, took center stage at the Tokyo Game Show 2023, unveiling a slew of exciting updates and announcements for its beloved franchises. From the immersive world of Dragon’s Dogma™ 2 to the courtroom drama of Apollo Justice™: Ace Attorney™ Trilogy, fans worldwide were treated to a feast of gaming delights.
Dive into the Expansive World of Dragon’s Dogma 2
Hideaki Itsuno, the director behind Dragon’s Dogma 2, provided fans with an in-depth look into the game’s expansive universe. The game promises a rich narrative-driven action RPG experience, where players, as the Arisen, lead a party of AI companions known as Pawns on a grand adventure.
Choose Your Path and Vocation
Dragon’s Dogma 2 offers players the freedom to choose from a range of vocations, from the sword-wielding Fighter to the magick-casting Mage. Two exclusive vocations, the Magick Archer and Mystic Spearhand, add even more depth to the gameplay. The game’s world is split between two nations, Vermund and Battahl, each offering unique landscapes and challenges. As players traverse these lands, they’ll encounter various characters, each with their own stories and quests.
Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy – Courtroom Drama Reloaded
The Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy is set to make its grand debut on multiple platforms, bringing with it enhanced graphics, smoother animations, and a plethora of additional content. Fans can look forward to diving into the legal battles of Apollo Justice, Phoenix Wright, and others, all while enjoying a slew of bonus features, including an Animation Studio, Orchestra Hall, and a comprehensive Art Gallery.
Exoprimal Unleashes Dinosaurs and New Capcom Collaborations
Exoprimal is gearing up for its Title Update 2, introducing a plethora of new content, including a collaboration with Street Fighter 6. Players can look forward to new missions, gear, and even a crossover with the iconic Monster Hunter series. The game continues to push the boundaries of team-based action, offering players a dynamic and ever-evolving gaming experience.
Monster Hunter Now – AR Adventures Await
Monster Hunter Now offers players a unique AR experience, allowing them to interact with their favorite monsters in the real world. With the game’s first update set to drop in December, fans can anticipate additional weapon types and monsters to hunt. Moreover, Capcom teased its plans for the 20th anniversary of the Monster Hunter series, promising more exciting announcements in the future.
Street Fighter 6 Welcomes A.K.I. to the Fight
The Street Fighter franchise introduces a new contender, A.K.I., a disciple of F.A.N.G from Street Fighter™ V. Players can dive into her backstory, master her poisonous moves, and even customize their avatars with her unique style. Additionally, Capcom has announced several updates for Street Fighter 6, including a new rank, enhanced training mode features, and exciting eSports events.
- Starting on Nov. 1, a new rank called Legend will be added to ranked matches. Legend is a special rank given to the Top 500 players within the Master League. Anyone achieving Legend rank by the time the Phase is finished will receive a special in-game title.
- Training Mode is getting new features as well, including more detailed options for Training Mode Shortcut Settings, Reversal Settings, Frame Meter, Recording Settings, and more!
What are your thoughts on Capcom’s latest announcements? Which game are you most excited about? Do you think Capcom will continue to dominate the gaming industry with these new releases? Let us know what games you’re looking forward to and share your highlights with us on social media!
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