Capcom at E3 2017

Jun 13, 2017 // Kellen Haney

It’s an incredible time to be a Capcom fan, and just a fan of video games in general – E3 is hands-down one of the biggest shows of the year, and we have some truly incredible content for you this year whether you’re attending the show in person or following along online. Read on for a recap of the latest news from Capcom for Monster Hunter: World Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, and Mega Man Legacy Collection 2. Plus, check out our streaming schedule for E3 , and read about our show floor activities for those of you who are attending!

First off, you don’t have to go far if you’re enjoying the E3 experience from the comfort of your own home. We’ll have daily streams on our Twitch channel from the show floor showcasing all the great stuff we brought to E3 this year. Check out Yuri’s post for the full schedule, or follow the channel and set your Twitch notifications to get updates when we’re live! If you’re attending E3 yourself, you’ll be able to see us in action – literally! We brought our streaming studio equipment with us, and we’ll be live right from the Capcom booth.

Introducing a brand new  entry in the Monster Hunter series, Monster Hunter: World was just announced on Monday and will be releasing globally early 2018 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, with a PC version coming at a later date. With Monster Hunter: World , we’ve built a brand new world featuring stunning visuals and a living, breathing ecosystem of interactive flora and fauna, making for a gameplay experience like none other. Read Yuri’s debut blog post here for more info, screenshots and the announcement trailer.

We’ve also got a bunch of Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite info to share! First revealed at Sony’s keynote last night, a new cinematic trailer expands on the game’s epic story and how heroes and villains from two worlds will unite against a common enemy. An extended gameplay trailer provides info on eight new characters joining the roster of MvC:I , including Thanos and Gamorrah, each making their first appearance in the Vs. series! Can’t wait to get your hands on this game? Power on your PS4 or Xbox One, because the story demo is available right now! Check out our blog post for more info, as well as our introduction video to the gameplay and systems of MvC:I.

Announced just this past week, we’ll also have Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 available to play! Bringing together four classic adventures, play through the series’ evolution with Mega Man 7 and 8 , and check out the series’ retro revolution with Mega Man 9 and 10 . We’ll have Mega Man 7 through 9 at E3, complete with a selection of brand new remixed challenges for those of you who are looking for a real test of skill. You won’t have to wait long to get your hands on this compilation of classics – Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 will be out on August 8 th , for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The collection brings all four classic games together with plenty of bonus content, including special challenges, a museum of art, music player, and lots more! For more info on MMLC2, check out our announcement post .

Street Fighter has been around for a whopping 30 years and shows no signs of slowing down – we’re celebrating the series’ 30th anniversary this year with a massive wall showing the series’ history, and plenty to play on the show floor!

The recently released Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers for the Nintendo Switch will be available for those looking for an old-school throw-down, while the latest updates to Street Fighter V will be on the show floor with all current characters unlocked, both for free play as well as part of tournaments! On top of all that, Yoshinori Ono, the legendary Executive Producer for Street Fighter, will also be at the show for special signing sessions. Check out the full schedule below:

Street Fighter Tournaments and Signings
(Daily tournament sign-ups begin at show open the day of the tournament)

12:30 PM – Single Elimination Tournament
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM – Yoshinori Ono Signing Session
4:00 PM – Single Elimination Tournament

11:00 AM: Single Elimination Tournament
12:30 PM: Single Elimination Tournament
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM – Yoshinori Ono Signing Session
4:00 PM: Single Elimination Tournament

10:00 AM – Editor Elimination Exhibition
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM – Yoshinori Ono Signing Session
3:30 PM – Single Elimination Tournament

If you’re at E3 this year, be sure to stop by, check out a demo or two, and say hello! Or, catch all the latest from our Twitch streams from the comfort of your home (or hotel room)!