Capcom Tokyo Game Show 2023 Broadcast: Everything Announced

Capcom’s Tokyo Game Show 2023 broadcast brought an exciting array of announcements and reveals for gaming enthusiasts. From updates on highly anticipated titles like Dragon’s Dogma 2 and Street Fighter 6 to the release date of Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy, there was plenty to get excited about. Let’s delve into the highlights from this event.

Dragon’s Dogma 2 steals the show

One of the most anticipated reveals of the Tokyo Game Show 2023 was the in-depth look at the action RPG, Dragon’s Dogma 2. Director Hideaki Itsuno took the stage and provided a detailed overview of the game’s expansive world. The presentation highlighted the Pawn AI companions, various vocations, and the two nations that players will explore during their journey. Additionally, Itsuno introduced two exclusive vocations, the Magick Archer and Mystic Spearhand, which will only be available to the player-controlled Arisen. Although no specific release date was announced, Dragon’s Dogma 2 will be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC via Steam.

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy gets a release date

Capcom also unveiled the release date for Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy during the broadcast. This exciting collection, including Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies, and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice, will be available on multiple platforms such as Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows, and PC via Steam on January 25, 2024. Players can expect enhanced HD resolution, smoother animations, and a newly created UI optimized for modern screen sizes. Furthermore, the collection includes previously released paid DLC, such as costume packs and special episodes, which are now included for free.

Exoprimal Title Update 2 brings exciting additions

Fans of the online team-based action game, Exoprimal, received exciting news regarding the upcoming Title Update 2. Scheduled for release on October 18, this update introduces a new final mission type, map, and gear. Additionally, a teaser showcased the Rathalos Armor Set skin for Murasame in anticipation of the Monster Hunter crossover, which is part of Title Update 3 coming in January 2024. Exoprimal is currently available on various platforms, including Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, Windows, PS5, PS4, and PC via Steam. Players can also enjoy it with Xbox Game Pass for console, PC, and cloud.

Monster Hunter Now celebrates 20th anniversary

As part of the Tokyo Game Show 2023, the recently released Monster Hunter Now showcased an exciting new AR function that allows players to take pictures with their favorite monsters in the real world. The game’s first update, scheduled for December, will introduce new weapon types and monsters, further enhancing the gameplay experience. Moreover, 2024 will mark the 20th anniversary of the first Monster Hunter title in Japan. To celebrate this milestone, a special 20th anniversary logo was unveiled, along with the first piece of the 20th anniversary art series.

Street Fighter 6 introduces A.K.I.

Street Fighter 6 fans were thrilled with the announcement of the arrival of a new character, A.K.I. A.K.I. is an understudy of F.A.N.G from Street Fighter 5, utilizing poisonous projectiles and claw attacks to overpower opponents. Players can unlock A.K.I.’s moveset through the single-player World Tour mode. Furthermore, Ultimate Edition owners can look forward to exclusive outfits for A.K.I. A Halloween Fighting Pass, scheduled for release in October, promises even more exciting content for Street Fighter 6 enthusiasts.

To enhance the overall gaming experience of Street Fighter 6, a new rank called “Legend” will be added to ranked matches starting on November 1. This special rank will be awarded to the top 500 players within the Master League, granting them a unique in-game title.

Exciting updates to Street Fighter 6’s Training Mode

In addition to the character and rank updates, Street Fighter 6’s Training Mode will receive new features to assist players in honing their skills. Players can expect more detailed options for Training Mode Shortcut Settings, Reversal Settings, Frame Meter, and Recording Settings, among others. These additions will contribute to a more comprehensive and customizable training experience for players of all skill levels.