of Capcom's Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Cross Generation of Heroes
to the Wii seemed eminently
likely, given that the arcade game uses some kind of "Wii-compatible" hardware. Capcom has made it official, revealing the Wii release, scheduled for December, in the latest Famitsu.Tatsunoko vs. Capcom
is the latest in the Vs.
fighting series, adding new 3D graphics and a new set of characters to the high-speed 2D fighting. This time, Capcom characters, including the requisite World Warriors, Rock Volnutt from Mega Man Legends,
from Lost Planet
, and others, face off against characters from Tatsunoko Production's stable of anime characters, including Casshan/Casshern
Of course, the Wii version also features some goofy minigames involving things like math problems and a shooting gallery, but it's hard to object to extras.
While the licensing challenges involved with the Tatsunoko characters, and the difficulty in selling a game full of unknowns, may keep this game out
of the US, Capcom may decide what a boon a Wii-exclusive fighting game may be. We couldn't be more excited in any case. Somehow, this will be made to work on our system. We look forward to the inevitable Tatsunoko vs. Capcom
-branded Hori joystick