Marvel vs. Capcom Origins

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Don't expect more updated versions of classic Capcom fighting games

Don't expect more updated versions of classic Capcom fighting games

"It seems the novelty of such projects is wearing off."

Don't expect more updated versions of classic Capcom fighting games, the publisher has said.

Following high definition reworks of the likes of Street Fighter 2, Street Fighter 3, Marvel vs. Capcom, Marvel vs. Capcom 2, Marvel Super Heroes, Darkstalkers and Puzzle Fighter, Capcom will "slow down" on development of similar projects.

Why? Because of a drop-off in sales.

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Release date for Marvel vs. Capcom: Origins retro double-pack

Release date for Marvel vs. Capcom: Origins retro double-pack

Old games with HD, online, replay saves, dynamic challenges.

Downloadable retro fighting game medley Marvel vs. Capcom: Origins will be released on 26th September, Capcom has announced.

The games inside: Marvel Super Heroes and Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes.

The improvements: HD graphics; "GGPO-enhanced" online fighting with eight-player lobbies and spectator mode; dynamic challenges; replay saves.

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Marvel vs. Capcom Origins announced with debut trailer, screens

Marvel vs. Capcom Origins announced with debut trailer, screens

PSN and XBLA update of Marvel Super Heroes and MVC1.

Capcom has announced Marvel vs. Capcom Origins, due out on PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade in September 2012.

It bundles together nineties fighting games Marvel Super Heroes and Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Heroes, complete with a HD lick of paint.

Both games feature GGPO-enhanced online play, with eight-player lobbies, spectator mode, HD graphical upgrades, in-game achievements and replay saving.

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