There is roughly 20 days left until this year’s TGS, and more and more announcements and informations are surfacing. I’ll start the thread off with today’s hot new blog update from capcom regarding TGS2008. Here’s the original link to the blog post.
Here’s the gist of the new blog entry.
<Street Fighter IV>
-There will be qualifier tournament(s) held at the Capcom booth during TGS for the Japanese SF4 nationals in January
-The winning prizes are SF4 for PS3 or X360, seed in the SF4 nationals, and a special SF4 arcade IC card with a custom title
-The tourney will be run on PS3/X360 using arcade sticks
-SF4 will be available in playable form for PS3 and X360
-There will be gifts for each player, and a better gift for the player that wins enough matches to get to the “Thank You For Playing” screen
-Details of the prizes will be announced on 9/26 (which btw is the same date as when they’re releasing another character unlock code for arcade SF4)
-There will be a third character to be revealed after Dan and Fei Long
-The new character will be playable at the CAPCOM booth
-There will be an announcement of a SUPER HUGE collaboration
-Can’t reveal anything atm, but get hype!
-They’re gonna show the trailer to the upcoming Street Fighter movie**
I also found a list of games Capcom will be showing at TGS this year on gamekyo. These are only the list of playable games that will be present at the show AFAIK.
- Resident Evil 5 (PS3, Xbox 360)
- Bionic Commando (PS3, Xbox 360)
- Street Fighter IV (PS3, Xbox 360)
- Monster Hunter 3 tri- (Wii)
- Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom (Wii)
- Dead Rising (Wii)
- Fate Unlimited Codes (PS2)
- Mega Man Star Force 3 (NDS)
- Gyakuten Kenji (NDS)
- Devil Kings : Battle Heroes (PSP)
SNK has setup a blog of their own for TGS hype. Here’s the link to the blog. (Thanks to Takahashi0)
They’re showcasing KOFXII, KOF202 Unlimited Match, and KOF98 UM for X360 with XBL support.