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Click for high-resolution image. It only seems like yesterday that Capcom released another shooter onto the PSN. Well, their assault on digital downloads isn't over yet. 1942: Joint Strike will be available on PSN later this month -- the 24th, to be precise.Joint Strike continues the gameplay found...

July 9th 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Capcom's World War II shoot-em-up 1942: Joint Strike is set to launch the week after E3, July 23 for Xbox Live Arcade and the day after for PlayStation Network. It will cost 800 MS points (US $10), according to a press release. The game is yet another HD remake for Capcom, after giving similar trea...

July 9th 2008 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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Click for high-resolution image. We already have a healthy number of shooter titles ready for download off the PlayStation Store; however, there's still a lack of vert-scrolling shooters. 1942: Joint Strike, a remake of a Capcom classic, will hopefully revive an interest in this offshoot sub-genre....

April 22nd 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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With the risk of sounding mean, Japanese companies rarely pay attention to their audience. At one point Sony execs refused to believe in social gaming and Nintendo thought online play was a fad but thankfully that mentality is changing. One company inparticular is attempting to reach out to gamers,...

March 14th 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Joystiq's Senior California Correspondent Zack Stern spent a day with Capcom while the East Coast Joystiq Division (ECJD™) sat silently and watched. If you haven't been paying attention today, here's what you missed: News Lost Planet Colonies confirmed for $30, online not backwards-compatibl...

March 13th 2008 at 11:45pm 0 Comments
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Capcom and Backbone Entertainment are shipping 1942: Joint Strike for XBLA and PSN this Summer. The HD remake -- hmm, part of a bona fide trend -- takes inspiration from 1942 and the other 194X games. But the top-down WWII shooter strives to be its own title, with unique levels, enemies, and update...

March 13th 2008 at 12:30pm 0 Comments