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Ken, Daisy, and Young Link amiibo due out April 12th, 2019

You have a few more weeks before you'll have to somehow find even more room on your amiibo shelf. Nintendo has confirmed that Ken, Daisy, and Young Link amiibo are all set to launch on April 12th, 2019. That's certainly an interesting mix of amiibo to release on the same day!

Capcom gives sales update on various games, says Mega Man 11 had 'strong sales'

Capcom has put out their most recent fiscal results, and in the report, they share some updates on various released titles. While we don't have exact figures, we do have comments from Capcom.

Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate

- “enjoyed robust sales”

Mega Man 11

- “reported strong sales”

Onimusha: Warlords

- “off to a good start”

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection

- “performed strongly”

Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1+2

- “performed well”

WWE superstar Zelina Vega wears a Street Fighter tribute at the Royal Rumble

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Zelina Vega has made it very clear that she's a big fan of video games. She put on some Mortal Kombat cosplay for the MK 11 event, she dressed up as one half of Team Rocket a few weeks back, and just last night she showed her love for Street Fighter. Vega entered the Royal Rumble wearing a Vega tribute mask, as well as Vega's signature claw!

Onnit x Street Fighter: Round 2 t-shirt lineup revealed

The Onnit x Street Fighter collaboration continues on with another wave of Street Fighter-themed t-shirts. Above is just one example of the shirts available now. You can check out the full collection here.

Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers gets a permanent price drop in Japan

Capcom has permanently reduced the price of Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers in Japan. The eShop version has been lowered from ¥4,990 to just ¥2,990. No word on the retail release getting similar treatment, or a permanent price drop in NA/EU at this time.

Capcom says Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection and Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 & 2 'performed strongly' overseas, Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate 'enjoyed robust sales'

Capcom shared their Q2 2018 fiscal report, and it had some great news for a number of titles on Switch.

Also in the core Digital Contents business, titles such as the new Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, released outside of Japan, and the Mega Man X Legacy Collection performed well. Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate (for Nintendo Switch) was released in markets outside of Japan and enjoyed robust sales owing to its consistent popularity.

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection (for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC), a new title released in overseas markets, performed strongly, while Mega Man X Legacy Collection, Mega Man X Legacy Collection 2 and Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1+2 (for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC in all three cases) performed well thanks to a dedicated fan base and strong brand capabilities. In addition, high-margin catalog titles steadily increased sales and contributed to improving profitability.

Capcom TV - Street Fighter 30th Anniversary International segment

Celebrate Street Fighter's historic legacy with the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection. In this massive collection of 12 Street Fighter titles, which encompass the Street Fighter I, Street Fighter II, Street Fighter III and Street Fighter Alpha series, perfect arcade balance makes it to consoles for the first time ever. Hop online and relive the arcade experience through the online Arcade Mode or play with friends in the online lobby within four of the most definitive Street Fighter titles in the collection.

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection update coming Oct. 23rd, 2018

On October 23, Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection will have an update that will include improvements to the game across all platforms.

Nintendo Switch:

Online Improvements:

Improving online capabilities and ability to host lobbies
Friends between the Japanese and international versions can locate one another’s lobbies
General fixes

Localization Fixes:

Updated Japanese strings
Corrections to Korean Photosensitivity Warning
Training Mode Improvements: Multiple fixes have been made to improve dummy behavior.

Audio Improvements: Stereo playback improvements for Street Fighter III titles.

Museum Updates: Text and asset corrections have been applied.

Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate, Ultra Street Fighter II - 'Best Price' cover art

Just last week, Capcom announced that both Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate and Ultra Street Fighter II were getting 'Best Price' re-releases in Japan. Today we get a look at the covers for these re-releases. They're not exactly the nicest looking covers, but I understand that Capcom wants to make sure customers can see the 'Best Price' branding clearly, as they'll be more inclined to check things out for the budget prices.

Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate, Ultra Street Fighter II seeing budget re-releases in Japan

Capcom has announced a pair of budget re-releases for Switch in Japan. Both Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate and Ultra Street Fighter II are seeing price drops and new packaging. Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate 'Best Price' version is due out Nov. 18th, and Ultra Street Fighter II 'Best Price' version is due out Nov. 22nd, 2018.