Marvel vs. Capcom Origins coming to Xbox Live and PlayStation Network

Posted by Jonathan 'Catalyst' Grey • July 5, 2012 at 8:10 a.m. PDT
Marvel vs. Capcom Origins was announced today for both Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network, it's a compilation of Marvel Super Heroes and Marvel vs. Capcom. This will be released later this year, in September. An official trailer along with some screen shots were sent out, check them out below, along with the press release after the jump.


The game will feature GGPO-enhanced online play, 8-player lobbies, spectator mode, HD graphical upgrades, dynamic challenges and replay saving, and this will all cost $14.99 or 1,200 Microsoft points.


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MARVEL VS. CAPCOM ORIGINS COMING TO XBOX LIVE ARCADE FOR XBOX 360 AND PLAYSTATION®NETWORK

Two Arcade Classics Tag-Team to Land a Power-Packed Combo in September 2012

SAN MATEO, Calif. — July 5, 2012 — Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced MARVEL VS. CAPCOM ORIGINS, a compilation of two of the most popular arcade games of the 90’s; Marvel Super Heroes and Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes. MARVEL VS. CAPCOM ORIGINS will be released in September 2012 on Xbox LIVE Arcade for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation Network.

MARVEL VS. CAPCOM ORIGINS offers both the one-on-one gameplay of Marvel Super Heroes with its unique Infinity Gem system and the two-on-two carnage of the original Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes, featuring a tag system, assists, and the wild Duo Team Attack. Bringing forth a host of features never before seen in these games, MARVEL VS. CAPCOM ORIGINS features GGPO-enhanced online play with 8-player lobbies and spectator mode, HD graphical upgrades, dynamic challenges and replay saving.

MARVEL VS. CAPCOM ORIGINS will be available for download on Xbox LIVE Arcade for Xbox 360 for 1200 Microsoft Points and on PlayStation Network for $14.99/€14.99/£11.99/AUD23.95.

Also, if you want to get your hands on this title ahead of its release, or just get an early look, Capcom Unity noted that:

If you're attending EVO or San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel vs Capcom Origins will be playable at both shows! We'll also be streaming the title during SDCC, so even if you can't make it, we'll make sure to give you a tour of the features.

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