Sega, Capcom and Namco Bandai join forces!

The three publishers have united for a new project for the 3DS. It has been titled "Project X Zone" (with the X pronounced as 'cross'). These Titans of Gaming are each contributing some of their biggest characters for a new strategy RPG. The list of characters so far is: 

  • Ryu & Ken (Street Fighter 0) 
  • Pai and Akira (Virtua Fighter) 
  • X and Zero (Mega Man) 
  • Demitri and Dante (Darkstalkers, Devil May Cry) 
  • Chris and Jill (Resident Evil) 
  • Sanger Somvold (Super Robot Wars) 
  • Shinguji Sakura and Ogami Ichiro (Sakura Wars) 
  • Kurt and Riela (Valkyria Chronicles) 
  • Ulala and Touma (Space Channel 5, Shining Force EXA) 
  • Jin and Ling Xiaoyu (Tekken) 
  • Kos-Mos and T-elos (Xenosaga) 
  • Yurie and Estel (Tales of Vesperia) 
  • Kaito and Black Rose (.hack)

The last time Namco Bandai and Capcom teamed up for an game was Namco X Capcom in 2005. The PS2 game received average reviews in Japan, but was the top-selling title during its week of release at 87,223 units. The game was never released outside of Japan. 

Once any more information becomes available we will let you know!