Strider Set For February 26 On Xbox 360

By Spencer . January 22, 2014 . 11:42pm

strde Xbox 360 gamers, at least in Japan, will be able to get Strider on February 26. The game will cost 2,000 yen ($19). While Capcom has not announced a North American release date, it’s rare for an Xbox Live Arcade game to get a release in Japan before the rest of the world. Usually, XBLA titles have a worldwide launch.

 

Strider will also be released for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 on February 22. The PlayStation 3 version will be available in stores too and bundled with a code to download Strider 1&2 as a PsOne Classic.

 

Strider is scheduled to come out on Xbox One and PC sometime in 2014 too.


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  • rekka_zan

    I’ll be waiting patiently for the PC version. I liked Stider 1&2 (I’m a sucker for side-scrolling actions), and I’m quite excited to play this :D

    • Godmars

      Given how they’re trying to use it to promote 360 sales in Japan, putting it out there first before any other region or console, good luck with that…

      • rekka_zan

        Huh? What do you mean by “good luck”? The PC version is already confirmed, and I did say I’ll wait. I’m interested but it’s not like I’m dying to play this.

  • pimpalicious

    Oh cool, didn’t know it would come with Strider 1 and 2. I was really hoping those would be released as classics on PSN. Hopefully this will extend to the US.

  • Anthony Birken

    Classic strider, I’m all for it!

  • Godmars

    So according to the article, the 360 version being offered is only the new game, while the PS3 retail version will include the original strider 1&2 as DLs? So will it be similar for the 360 or will the original 1&2 be available on PSN/XBL. Will the new version just be the new version if its DL only?

    This is really all over the place – Just what is Crapcom smoking?

    • MrSirFeatherFang

      Physical copy of Strider (PS3) has PSOne Classics Strider 1&2
      As PSOne Classics, I don’t think they’d get released on 360. Is this what you’re trying to say?
      The 360 Strider on XBLA will just be the new game.

      • Godmars

        Its all still an uneven mess

        • disqus_P3Wxk5exlW

          Playstation version gets the games previously released on Playstation. Xbox doesn’t because why would it.

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