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Resident Evil 5, Dead Rising 2 ditching GFWL for Steamworks

Capcom is planning to release updates for the Windows PC versions of Resident Evil 5, Dead Rising 2, and Dead Rising 2: Off the Record, replacing the trio's Games for Windows Live features with Steamworks support. Originally embedded in featured games as a way to manage DRM, achievements, and...

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Deals With Gold: Dead Rising 3, Ryse permanently discounted

This week's Xbox Live Deals With Gold sale bring permanent discounts to the Xbox One's "top titles," while Capcom takes a hatchet to the prices of its various downloadable offerings on the Xbox 360. From August 6 onward, Dead Rising 3, Ryse: Son of Rome, Forza Motorsport 5 and Kinect Sports...

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Dead Rising 2 and Off the Record on sale this week at Capcom Store

Capcom's deal of the week makes both Dead Rising 2 and the spinoff Dead Rising 2: Off the Record, available for the low price of just $12.99 a piece. Dead Rising 2 OTR is on PSN for the same price as part of the Halloween sale. That's a huge saving on zombie killings: One of the game's achievements...

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Capcom Vancouver lays off 20 staffers [update]

Dead Rising 2 developer Capcom Vancouver – previously known as Blue Castle Games – has issued layoffs today. Seven percent of the total work force in the studio has been let go, according to a tweet from the studio, which noted the decision was "a result of unsuitable fit with the...

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PSN Tuesday: House of the Dead 4, StarDrone Extreme, Disgaea 3

Today's PlayStation Store update extracts The House of the Dead 4 from its forgotten existence in arcades, planting it in your tastefully lit abode for $9.99. You can also purchase the Vita's StarDrone Extreme, an enhanced and now cross-compatible version of the fast-paced PlayStation 3 hurtling...

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Two Capcom games now available on Origin

EA has accepted another publisher into its Origin "family," with Capcom offering two games on the digital distribution service. Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition and Dead Rising 2 Off the Record are both available now for $39.99 each, the same price you'd find for those games on Steam. EA...

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'Cyborg Skills Pack' augments Dead Rising 2 Off the Record next week

New Dead Rising 2: Off the Record DLC will give Frank West some new "Cyborg Skills." Said skills don't just include things like "being able to endure painful cyber implant surgery" and "beeping." In the game, West's machine-man enhancements will add electrical damage to all regular attacks,...

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Frank West can be Proto Man in Dead Rising 2: Off the Record

There's a surprise lurking in Dead Rising 2: Off the Record that is most decidedly not undead -- Proto Man! You can unlock Proto Man's outfit, shield and a working arm cannon through a series of steps so strangely complex that we're shocked anyone figured this easter egg out at all. ...

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Deja Review: Dead Rising 2: Off the Record

We're of the firm opinion that your time is too precious, too valuable to be spent reading a full review for a game that was already reviewed many, many years ago. What's the point of applying a score to a game that's old enough to be enrolled in the sixth grade? That's why we invented Deja Review:...

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Dead Rising 2: OTR launch trailer documents the fall of a hero

Frank West may have at one time been beloved by the public, but since the events in Willamette, his luck has taken a turn for the worse. Of course, it's about to get way worse once he discovers a Las Vegas overrun by the undead in Dead Rising 2: Off the Record....

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