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Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes (PlayStation Network) - Overview
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Developer

Backbone Emeryville

Genre

Fighting

Other Versions

XB, DC, PS2, XBL

Release Dates

08/13/09 Capcom
08/13/09 Capcom
08/13/09 Capcom

Community Stats

Owners: 108
Tracked: 2
Wishlist: 2
Now Playing: 2

Summary

Marvel VS Capcom 2 features the biggest roster of challengers to ever square off in a Capcom fighting game, a total of 56 combined brawlers from both the Capcom and Marvel universes. From the world of Capcom comes characters such as Ryu from the Street Fighter series, Jill Valentine from the Resident Evil games and unofficial company mascot Mega Man. Marvel is represented by some of its biggest names, including the Invincible Iron Man, Captain America, the Sentinel of Liberty, and War Machine, Weapon of S.H.I.E.L.D. Players can mix and match from both worlds in order to create their own ideal three man/woman/robot/monster team-up.
Marvel VS Capcom 2 is designed to be a gateway for new players to experience the fun of fighting games while providing a deep system for hardcore fighting fans to dig into. Action is based around colorful, exaggerated attacks that include gigantic projectile attacks (such as Ryu's fireball or Dr. Doom's Plasma Beam) and high-flying aerial moves (like Spider-Man's Maximum Spider or Cammy's Killer Bee Attack). The controls are somewhat simplified from the classic six-button system at the heart of Capcom games like Street Fighter IV, utilizing a four-button control scheme for the action, with two "assist" buttons that pull in your team members for additional support.
Due to the amazing combination of Marvel and Capcom characters and the game's celebrated fighting system and graphics, MvC2 has been a hotly sought-after title on the game collector's circuit. Previously owned copies for older game consoles have been demanding more than $100 in auctions and at specialty video game outlets. Now players who have been desperately searching out used copies of the game will be able to go hands-on and play online with the same great online experience from Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix. Additionally, Capcom has added an optional advanced visual filter that improves the overall appearance of the game and added online modes, including Ranked Matches and the popular Player "Quarter" Match, that allows up to four people to watch and chat while two others are battling it out.

Features

  • Over 50 characters from the Marvel and Capcom Universes!
  • 3 on 3 tag-team matches
  • New online matching mode, including Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix’s “Quarter Match” mode ; enjoy the arcade experience from your console
  • New optional visual filter smoothes out the game’s graphics
  • Four button controls introduce new players to fighting games; compatible with the Mad Catz Street Fighter IV joysticks and Fight Pad

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Latest Updates

Game Information Updated oliist 17th Apr 2010
Release Date Added to Database oliist 17th Apr 2010
Game Information Updated oliist 17th Apr 2010
Boxart Added Blaiyan 26th Feb 2010
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Critic Review Added to Database Fab_GS 15th Aug 2009
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Opinion (8)

niahflame posted 16/03/2010, 10:38
I have it but it's very hard LOL
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Tirocone posted 12/09/2009, 08:53
Best Fighting Game Now In PSN Everyone Get It
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Burning Typhoon posted 22/08/2009, 04:21
I got the game from PSN, and again from the gamestop online store. Now, I don't have to take mvc2 out of it's shrink wrap. Or the UPS bubble wrap bag, for that matter.
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Kenpachi15 posted 15/08/2009, 04:28
i have this game add me people! deadpool12345 is my name
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Burning Typhoon posted 13/08/2009, 04:28
Today
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Fame_Mcswagg posted 23/06/2009, 12:58
any1 heard a release date?
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