Capcom announced today that they will be releasing Marvel vs. Capcom Origins, a compilation of both Marvel Super Heroes and the original Marvel vs. Capcom, for both Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network this fall. The origins of the VS. series have been well documented in countless videos and articles, so I don’t have to tell you the significance both of these games hold in the grand scheme of things.
The ports will also come with enhanced options like various challenge options and online play, complete with spectator mode and replay saving. Netcode will once again be handled by GGPO. Be sure to check out both the snazzy trailer above or the press release and screenshots below. According to the press release, MvCO should retail for about 1200 Microsoft points or $14.99 on the PSN store. Also, if you’re heading to Comic-Con, you’ll be among the first get your hands on these ports.
If you’re in need of a reintroduction to your roots, September is your month.
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. For more information on MARVEL VS. CAPCOM ORIGINS, please visit