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Capcom has issued a launch trailer to celebrate the releases of Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 on Switch today. View the video below.

After it was announced for Switch a few months ago, Resident Evil 5 is available on the eShop starting today. Get a look at some footage below.

Capcom has announced that Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 will be adding some Switch-specific functionality. The two games are receiving support for gyroscopic and motion controls, the company confirmed today.

Note that Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 may not necessarily launch with these features. Capcom is releasing a patch that appears to require installation in order for them to work properly.


Street Fighter has a decent amount of representation in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Ryu and Ken are both playable while Guile even appears as an Assist Trophy. However, Blanka was one character that was never under consideration to represent the series.

Street Fighter producer Yoshinori Ono, speaking at EGX, indicated that there were never talks with Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai of Blanka being added to the game in any fashion. Ono said the following in response to a fan question:

Capcom has provided new information about Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection. In addition to Bonus Cards involving accomplishments, Link Mode will let players take on particular bosses.

Here’s the full overview from Capcom:

After it originally debuted on the PlayStation 2, Capcom has continued to re-release Okami across multiple platforms and generations. Switch was one of the latest systems to have received a port of the game. Despite the many platforms Okami is on, Capcom hasn’t done much with the IP – aside from DS’ Okamiden, which didn’t really involve the original creators.

Director Hideki Kamiya, along with Ikumi Nakamura who worked on background production, seem to be interested in making a sequel. Kamiya said in a Twitter video that “Okami is going to be back.” Of course, that doesn’t confirm anything, especially given that Kamiya is known to troll his fans. That being said, we at least know the interest is there.

Here’s the video in question:

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After Capcom offered demos for Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 on Switch this week, Digital Foundry examined the two games in greater detail. The bottom line is that they seem to be a bit of a mixed bag if you’re considering the technical side of things.

Here’s the full roundup of information:

Along with Resident Evil 5, Resident Evil 6 also received a demo on the Switch eShop today. Get a look at some footage below.

Earlier today, Capcom made a demo for Resident Evil 5 available on the Switch eShop. View some footage from the trial below.

Capcom has issued a pair of pre-order trailers for the Switch versions of Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6. Both can be found below.

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