Capcom reveals Comic-Con panels and games

Resident Evil 2 will be among the games playable at Capcom's booth at San Diego Comic-Con.

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From Capcom:

Capcom is bringing nightmarish zombies and the new adventures of the Blue Bomber to this year's San Diego Comic-Con! The Capcom Booth (#215 Hall A) will include a trio of playable titles that are open to the public to enjoy, so you can feel free to swing by and experience these games at your leisure.

The booth will feature Resident Evil 2, the hotly anticipated reimagining of the zombie-infested incident in Raccoon City; Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1+2, the compilations of the classic action series that spanned more than a decade; and Mega Man 11, the next evolution of the legendary action platformer series. In addition, Capcom will be hosting a series of Comic-Con Panels for its most popular franchises.

Capcom's Comic-Con Panels

Mega Man 30th Anniversary Panel
Thursday, 7/19/18
Room 6BCF, 3:30pm - 4:30pm - Celebrate 30 years of the Blue Bomber with the talented developers veterans from Capcom. Producers Kazuhiro Tsuchiya (Mega Man 11) and Nonaka Daizo (Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 + 2) discuss their exciting work on the iconic side-scrolling series in a panel moderated by Capcom's Tim Turi. Get equipped with behind-the-scenes insight on the brand-new Mega Man 11 and other recent titles. The festivities will include trivia, prizes, and more.

World of Capcom Panel
Friday, 7/20/18
Room 6BCF, 11:30am - 12:30pm - If you have played video games at all in the last thirty years, chances are you may have played a game from Capcom. Think Resident Evil, Street Fighter or even the latest hit Monster Hunter: World. Capcom continues to develop original and exciting game franchises for next generation game consoles. Come sit with the team from Capcom and learn about what is coming next!

Building Powerful Characters Featuring Street Fighter
Friday, 7/20/18
Room 6BCF, 2:00pm - 3:00pm - Celebrating 30 years as the iconic fighting game franchise, Street Fighter features a cast of characters with something for everybody. In this very special event perfect for curious new challengers and seasoned champs alike, Capcom staff from the US and Japan will give you an exclusive peek behind the curtain you won't get anywhere else. We'll also have news, updates and, if your trivia skills are sharp, prizes, too!

Resident Evil Video Games
Friday, 7/20/18
Room 6BCF, 12:45pm - 1:45pm - You have once again entered the world of survival horror. Hear from the producer (Yoshiaki Hirabayashi) and staff of the recently announced Resident Evil 2 on how Capcom reinvented a celebrated classic 20 years later. Get a exclusive behind the scenes look at Leon Kennedy, Claire Redfield, the Raccoon City outbreak and a few other surprises you won't want to miss. Cosplay is encouraged.

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