Platforms PlayStation 3 & Xbox 360 (reviewed)
The Capcom Arcade Cabinet delivers your favorite classic titles to your Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3. Capcom will be releasing new titles on a regular basis with over fifteen to choose from. Gamers can pick and choose which titles they want and buy them as they go. Now that is something to cheer about! No more titles being forced down your throat–create your own collection!
Game Pack #1 delivers such 1985 classics as Ghosts ‘n Goblins, Gun.Smoke, and Section Z. Ghosts ‘n Goblins will have players step into the shoes of Sir Arthur who must fight off fierce monsters to save the princess from the Demon King. The title is a real throwback to the early days of gaming and is presented with beautiful arcade-style graphics and fun music. Also in the collection is Gun.Smoke which gives players a taste of the classic shooter where they must become the ultimate bounty hunter Billy Bob and must venture back to the Old West to take out the most hardened criminals. You will feel like you are in an episode of Back to the Future here and the game is a real blast. Lastly, we have Section Z which is an 8-way directional shooter where gamers head out into outer space to fight their way through the space station’s of an alien empire known as “Balangool”.
If you loved the classics of the eighties, then you should definitely download the Capcom Arcade Cabinet today and check out Game Pack#1 which contains three terrifyingly addictive titles. By downloading an individual title of pack, then fans will get access to the platform for the Capcom Arcade Cabinet that provides DIP switch functionality, an epic music player, and even the ability to capture photos and video. You always wanted to show friends how awesome you are–well now is your chance! Share your achievements on all of your favorite sites and prove you are one bad-ass gamer with these new features.
Now that games are getting more and more technical, why not take the time to step back to a simpler time. Ghosts n’ Goblins and Section Z contain simple controls with classic graphics that made not be as advanced as most horror games today, but still manage to deliver some frights, alongside some spine-tingling music!
Capcom Arcade Cabinet–Game Pack #1 is now available on XBLA and PSN for $9.99€9.99/£7.99/800MSP. Capcom Arcade Cabinet Pack is rated M by the ESRB for Blood, Language, Suggestive Themes & Violence. For more information on the game, check out the official Capcom website.
3 out of 5