After a decade of waiting, iconic Marvel and Capcom characters join forces again in a re-envisioned team fighting game for a new generation. Fill the shoes of legendary characters from the most beloved franchises in entertainment as you battle in a living comic book brought to life in a VS. fighting game for the first time by Capcom’s MT Framework. Get set for the ultimate faceoff when Marvel vs. Capcom 3 hits Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in Spring 2011.
The release of Marvel vs. Capcom 2 on XBLA was a turning point for Capcom. It seems that was the moment they realized that giving fans what they want yields amazing results. Although I have no idea what the deal entailed, sharing the Marvel license with Activision was undoubtedly no small feat, and yet Capcom did the impossible and here we are today, playing the game that everyone wanted but no one ever expected to happen. The fighting roster features 36 characters split evenly between the Marvel and Capcom camps (down from a total of 56 in MvC2). Most of the usual suspects are here, including Captain America, Iron Man, Spider-Man, and Wolverine on the Marvel side, and Ryu, Morrigan, Chun-Li and Akuma from the Capcom side. But, the developers did the unthinkable and reached well... Read Review