Exclusives From Capcom
in October 1999, Capcom created an internal developer suite named
Production Studio 4. This small section of Capcom is managed by the
great Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami. Just recently Capcom added
a web page for the studio, and made announcements of what it is
producing. To our shock Five new Gamecube games have
first game is the long awaited addition to the Resident Evil series, RE4.
Not much is known about the game, except that it will be the reappearance
of Leon, and that it will take place deep within Umbrella...
on the list is a side-scroller by the name of Viewtiful Joe,
where you control a comic book style superhero. The graphical
presentation of this game looks very promising.
also seems to be expanding their game styles with Dead Phoenix.
A game that promises to give a "flying like a bird feeling".
This one is already starting to look a little like Panzer Dragoon.
was another of the mysterious titles announced. Reports suggest that
the game revolves around a wheel chair bound assassin, who decieves
people with on of his seven personalities.
last game on the list is Project Number 03 (PN03), Shinji
Mikami's major prodution title. PN03 places you in the shoes of
Vanessa Z. Schneider, a mercenary who gets sent out to take care of
some robots that have gone haywire.