Capcom Showcase 2023 Press Conference Roundup

The E3 2023-replacement Summer Game Fest 2023 also hosts the Capcom Showcase 2023 Press Conference broadcast that aired today, has revealed brand new information about Capcom’s Switch, PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X games lineup. Capcom’s 2023 keynote conference started on June 12th at 3:00PM PDT (Pacific USA) / 6:00PM EDT (Eastern USA) / 11:00PM BST (London) / 8:00AM AEST (Sydney, Australia) and lasted a slim 35 minutes. What follows is a bulletpoints roundup

The biggest titles shown included: Mega Man X DiVE Offline, Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy, Kunitsu-Gami: Path of the Goddess, Exoprimal, Dragon’s Dogma 2. As well as Pragmata, which strangely, got a delay announcement to 2024 or later.

Here’s the full Capcom Showcase 2023 broadcast video: (starts at 36 minutes)

Capcom 2023 Press Conference Roundup:

  • [35:52] — Capcom celebrates its 40th anniversary this year (yesterday on June 11th, 2023). Congratulations to Capcom for being one of the very best developers in the world right now! I fondly remember them as far back as playing Little Nemo: The Dream Master on NES back in the 90’s and I still play the Resident Evil games to this day.
  • [36:20] — Kunitsu-Gami: Path of the Goddess opens the show with the same trailer as the Xbox Games Showcase reveal.
  • [39:00] — Mega Man X DiVE Offline world premiere trailer. Control over 100 different characters, including new heroes. Mega Man X gameplay style. Over 900 stages to play. Build your ultimate hero and defeat The Deep Log. Coming in 2023 to PC (Steam) and Mobile (iOS, Android).
  • [41:16] — Street Fight 6 trailer goes over the just-launched fighting game modes and 4 upcoming characters in the Fighter Pass DLC. Lots of eSports world championship Street Fighter league.
  • [44:05] — Resident Evil 4 Remake trailer shows it will get a VR Mode on PS5 with the PlayStation VR2. free update.
  • [45:02] — Pragmata‘s new trailer shows the protagonist protecting the blonde little girl with the special powers from an army of robots. She announced she’s sorry but the game will be delayed beyond 2023.
  • [46:24] — Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective world premiere trailer. Demo available now. It’s a rebirth of the 13 year old game.
  • [51:10] — Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy includes Ace Attorney: Apollo Justice, Ace Attorney: Phoenix Wright: Dual Destinies & Spirit of Justice. The courtroom battle series is coming in early 2024 to Switch, PS4, Xbox One & PC.
  • [54:00] — Capcom Town, a Digital Theme Park announced where you can play some Capcom classics online for free. Visit: https://captown.capcom.com.
  • [55:38] — Exoprimal world premiere of a new gameplay and story trailer and Dino Survival Mode (10 player co-op). Shows new enemies called NeoSaurs like the NeoT-Rex, a dark glob T-Rex. Release date is July 14, 2023. It has a pre-order bonus and Collector’s Edition and Survival Pass Season 1. Play it Day One on Game Pass. Second open beta starts June 16-18, 2023.
  • [1:04:45] — Dragon’s Dogma 2 new trailer shown. “Long live Sovran!” It’s a singleplayer game, but with pawns at your side it will feel like co-op, one main pawn you make and you can borrow up to two support pawns from other players. Made with the RE Engine, so it’ll look beautiful. The world is 4 times the size of the original game. Coming to PC (Steam), PS5 & Xbox Series X. No release date given.
  • [1:10:40] — Capcom sale on Steam.
  • [1:11:40] — Post-show talks more about the Capcom games. But wow that was a really short show like past years. Like Square-Enix, Capcom should just skip a year if they’ve already revealed everything at other events earlier in the week. But I get them wanting to celebrating their 40th anniversary.

Which Capcom games are you most excited about?