A developer and publisher of video games that was founded in 1979.Capcom is one of the biggest software companies in the world.Their early games were mostly arcade games like 1942 & 1943.In the late 80's & early 90's they started to make beat'em up games such as Final Fight,Captain Commando,& The Punisher.When the beat'em up games started to evolve they got into fighting games like Street Fighter 2,Darkstalkers & X-Men:Children of The Atom.In the 90's,fighting games were extremely popular and they make many sequels and spinoffs.They also crossed over X-Men characters with Street Fighter characters and made X-Men Vs. Street Fighter.Later they added more characters and made Marvel Vs. Capcom 2.In 1996,Capcom also created the survival horror series,Resident Evil.It was a huge hit and they are still making sequels to this big franchise.They have many different types of games like Dead Rising,Mega Man,Devil May Cry,Dino Crisis,Darkstalkers,Breathe of Fire,Street Fighter,& many others.
"Street Fighter Alpha 3 is one of the greatest Capcom fighting games to come out."

"Don't bother me I'm playing some great Capcom games on my Sega Saturn."

Great games made by Capcom:
Street Fighter Alpha 3
Street Fighter 3: Third Strike
Street Fighter 2: Champion's Edition
Vampire Savior
Resident Evil 1 & 2
Dino Crisis
Final Fight
The Punisher
Captain Commando
Marvel Vs. Capcom 2
Capcom Vs. Snk 2
X-Men: Children of The Atom
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A Japanese video game company. Known for classic titles such as Mega Man, Street Fighter, and Resident Evil. You know... Capcom is a lot like Elvis. Awesome and revolutionary in its younger years... but then it got old and fat and lazy and is eventually gonna die in the crapper. Also has plenty of impersonators.
*cough*SNK*cough*
Capcom sure did make some awesome games... still does every once in a while...
by DrZaius July 04, 2004
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A company that focuses way too much on its fighting games.
Hey Capcom, I know Street Fighter and <insert company here> vs. Capcom games are very popular and they're the reason why you have a massive fanbase, but how about making a sequel to 1944: The Loop Master?
by dj gs68 January 17, 2004
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Company that has made lots of crap games lately (with the exception of RE4). Think that churning out Megaman games with no story with get them money.
Capcom is blowing it big time, the only real money they'll make is on RE4
by chrisguy January 31, 2005
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Japanese video-games company made famous for it's Street Fighting games such as SF2, SF3, SFZero/Alpha etc and it's much acclaimed horror survival game Resident Evil/Bio-Hazard series.

They have also created Dino Crisis and Omnimusha series as well as creating exclusive Resident Evil series for Nintendo's Game Cube: Resident Evil Remake and Resident Evil 0 (Zero).
Capcom are veterans of the video-gaming industry.
by Bruce Lee March 29, 2003
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The only good fighting game they ever made since Street Fighter 3 was.......
Nope, can't remember any other Capcom fighting game after that because they SUCKED!!!
by true October 23, 2003
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Former fighting game and platformer superpower that as of right now has no purpose.
God damn it, cut the thriller crap and give us Street Fighter 4, Capcom. You're already losing money on your crappy new titles.
by N September 25, 2003
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