Capcom has announced a new plug-and-play device. The Capcom Home Arcade will give people access to 16 of the company’s arcade games on October 25, 2019 in Europe. People plug the device, which uses Sanwa Denshi arcade parts, into their TVs via HDMI. They can then play alone or with a friend. It will cost €229.99, according to the Capcom European Store’s product page. Details regarding its North American debut have not yet been announced.
The Capcom Home Arcade was revealed via Twitter and an official website, which included a video showing how the device looks and works.
Throw down in Street Fighter II, take to the skies in Progear & slice through an Alien hive in the first official re-release of Alien vs. Predator. All this & more on the Capcom Home Arcade by @KochMediaUK
Sanwa parts & 16 games https://t.co/G8BDfzrDLB
(NA details soon) pic.twitter.com/XxWlR2jt56
— Capcom UK (@Capcom_UK) April 16, 2019
The Capcom Home Arcade is 11cm tall, 74 cm long, and 22 cm deep. It uses a Micro USB to power it, and people can use its onboard WiFi to connect to online leaderboards to share their scores. It has Sanwa JLF-TP-8YT sticks, OBSF buttons, and 8-way directional gates.
The 16 Capcom Home Arcade games are FB Alpha CPS1 and CPS2 roms. It is the first time people will be able to officially play Alien vs. Predator again. Here is the full list of available games.
- 1944: The Loop Master
- Alien vs. Predator
- Armored Warriors
- Capcom Sport Club
- Captain Commando
- Cyberbots: Fullmetal Madness
- Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors
- Eco Fighters
- Final Fight
- Ghouls ‘n Ghosts
- Giga Wing
- Mega Man: The Power Battle
- Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting
- Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo
Capcom Home Arcade will arrive on October 25, 2019 in Europe. Its North American release date and details have not yet been set.