(Street) Fighter fans rejoice! Capcom’s popular Marvel Vs Capcom series has made its way onto the iOS platform. Following in the footsteps of Street Fighter IV and Street Fighter IV VOLT, MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 2 packs a whooping 56 characters from both franchises and has fully optimized touchscreen controls for the iPhone and iPad. While this beloved brawler has graced the arcades and various consoles over the past decade, this is the first time that the game’s been officially ported to a mobile device. Other features for the iOS version include local multiplayer via bluetooth and an all new “Flick Button” that’ll allow players to easily pull off complex moves. As for device compatibility, MvC2 works on the iPhone 4/4S, iPouch Touch 4G and iPad 2/3. It’s also currently on sale at its special launch price of $2.99 until May 6th, after which it’ll be $4.99. Check out the video gameplay footage after the gap.
CAPCOM, MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 2 - $2.99
“The game will be available for $4.99,
but in celebration of The Avengers theatrical film, act now to take advantage of the special launch price of $2.99 from April 25th until May 6th (PST)!”
Wolverine & Spider-man VS. Ryu & Chun-Li ! One of the most popular arcade-fighting games of all time arrives on the App Store for your iOS tablet or mobile device! Marvel vs. Capcom 2 brings together legendary characters from the Marvel and Capcom franchises to duke it out in an insane, action-packed, tag-team fighting experience. From Ryu to Wolverine, pit your favorite heroes in dream match-ups thanks to the robust 56-character roster. With the optimized iOS touchscreen controls, 2-player versus-mode, unlockable secrets and characters, you better buckle up and prepare to be taken for a ride!
・A full-featured port of one of the best fighting games of all-time
・Marvel vs. Capcom 2 has previously only been enjoyed in arcades and consoles for over a decade. Now enjoyable anywhere, anytime with the iOS version.
・Deep 56 Character Roster Featuring Characters from the Marvel and Capcom franchises
・One of the largest character rosters in any fighting game to date
・Bringing together Marvel’s greatest comic-book heroes and Capcom’s fiercest video-game fighters
・Versus Mode Battles
・Users can connect with other iPhone users via Bluetooth and play against each other
・New streamlined touchscreen controls optimized for iOS
・Introducing the “Flick Button,” a new control feature that streamlines complex inputs
The game can be played on any version after iOS 5.0, on iPhone 4, 4S / iPod touch 4th generation/ iPad 2, iPad 3rd generation. Note: This application will not work on the iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 3rd generation or earlier, nor the iPad 1st generation.