Today Capcom announced that re-release of Marvel vs. Capcom 2 will hit Xbox Live Arcade Wednesday, July 29. While there is currently no firm release date for the PS3 version, Capcom’s Twitter states, “PSN date to be announced soon.”
The classic team based fighting game features comic book and videogame characters duking it out. Some characters included are: Ryu (Street Fighter series), Wolverine (X-Men), Morrigan (Darkstalkers series), and Iron Man.
The remake is priced at 1200 Microsoft Points ($15) and includes all sorts of nifty additions including online multiplayer, widescreen adjustments, and new graphic filters.
If you haven’t ever given Marvel vs. Capcom 2 a try, you should check it out. The mash up of classic characters combined with a solid fighting system makes for one of the best 2D fighting experiences around.