When it had a surprise launch for Nintendo Switch earlier this year, Capcom Arcade Stadium turned quite a few heads of retro gamers. How could it not with an impressive collection of favorites from yesteryear, presented to near-arcade perfection? Well, good news, gamers, it’s due for other platforms next month!
Capcom Arcade Stadium will debut on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 (via backward compatibility) starting on May 25th. For good measure, it’ll also debut on Xbox One/Xbox Series S/X and PC via Steam, where it can be pre-ordered here. Pre-orders should open up for console versions soon.
As before, 1943: The Battle of Midway will be free for all players that download the game. The rest will have to be purchased separately, with packs of ten being offered for $14.99, or all 32 games available for $39.99. It’s up to you how you want to buy them. They’re detailed below.
- Pack 1: Dawn of the Arcade (1984 to 1988): Vulgus, Pirate Ship
Higemaru, 1942, Tatakai no Banka, Legendary Wings, Bionic Commando, Forgotten
Worlds, and Ghouls ‘n Ghosts.
- Pack 2: Arcade Revolution (1989 to 1992): Strider, Dynasty Wars, Final Fight, 1941:
Counter Attack, Senjo no Okami II, Mega Twins, Carrier Air Wing, Street Fighter II: The
World Warrior, Captain Commando, and Varth: Operation Thunderstorm.
- Pack 3: Arcade Evolution (1992 to 2001): Warriors of Fate, Street Fighter II’: Hyper
Fighting, Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Powered Gera: Strategic Variant Armor
Equipment, Cyberbots: Fullmetal Madness, 19XX: The War Against Destiny, Battle
Circuit, Giga Wing, 1944: The Loop Master, and Progea.
In addition, a Display Frames Set 1 will be offered free for all players that download the game before June 11, regardless of platform. And the arcade party isn’t stopping there, as Capcom has plans to add new features – and more importantly, new games. It didn’t divulge what we can expect just yet, but arcade goodness awaits!
Check out the trailer below and enjoy this old-school goodness! Can’t wait for other platforms?
You can download Capcom Arcade Stadium for Nintendo Switch right now!
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