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    Sunday June 26, 2016
  • "Monster Hunter Generations" Slashes Away with "Strider" Themed Gear

    Nintendo 3DS game launches on July 15, demo arrives on June 30

    If you're looking to up the speed and slash size of your Monster Hunter Generations experience, Capcom revealed Strider as its latest collaboration. The classic side-scrolling series will invade Generations with Strider Hiryu's Cypher sword and armor. You can a sample of how Capcom took Strider's lightning-fast slashes and made them work along with the Dual Blades weapon in the trailer after the jump. 

  • Thursday October 2, 2014
  • "Strider 2" Heads to PSN in North America Next Week

    PSOne Classic arrives on October 7

    It was a long time coming, but Strider 2 followed up the 1989 Strider after one full decade (we don't really talk about 1990's Strider II). Released for arcades in 1999 and then ported to PlayStation in 2000, Strider 2 is now making the somersault leap to PSN as a PSOne Classic in North America. Read on for more.

  • Saturday February 22, 2014
  • FEATURE: "Strider" Review

    Strider Hiryu blazes back into battle, and the wait has been worth it

    One of gaming's classic action heroes returns after a very long hiatus! Aside from his cameo appearances in fighting games, we last saw him on the PS1... but is it worth it to join Strider Hiryu in this new battle? Hit the jump for our full review!

  • Saturday February 15, 2014
  • VIDEO: New "Strider" Game Takes Us Behind the Scenes of a Comeback

    Capcom's hero hits consoles and PC next week

    Strider is getting ready to return on a handful of platforms next week, and Capcom is preparing for his cartwheelin' comeback with a look behind the scenes. See insights from Capcom Japan and the developers at Double Helix in the video after the jump.

  • Wednesday February 12, 2014
  • VIDEO: Capcom Gets Nostalgic with "Strider" Series Retrospective

    Next entry hits PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC this month

    The folks over at Capcom Unity are getting ready for this month's release of the new Strider game by taking a look back at the series. The video retrospective shows the mad-dashing, sword-slashing, cartwheeling hero through the ages, from his arcade debut in 1989 to his return to form on consoles and PC. Get nostalgic past the break.

  • Thursday December 12, 2013
  • VIDEO: "Strider" Soundtrack Clip Compares Classic Tunes to Remixes

    Capcom puts the Nintendo versions up against next year's game

    The upcoming 2014 Strider game pulls from the whole of the platformer series with composer Michael John Mollo's soundtrack, and Capcom compares some of the new remixes to the originals in the clip after the jump. 

  • Thursday November 21, 2013
  • Capcom Shows More of 2014 "Strider," Compares PS3/PS4 Versions

    Sony's consoles get some extra goodies for franchise fans

    Capcom has a few more peeks at the blazing-fast action of Strider via the trailer and screens after the jump, including a comparison of the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions.

  • Wednesday November 20, 2013
  • "Strider" on PS3 Comes with PSone Classic "Strider" Games in Japan

    "Strider" and "Strider 2" accompany release along with original content

    According to this week's issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu, the PlayStation 3 version of Capcom's upcoming Strider reboot will be getting a special bonus in Japan. In addition to other goodies, Strider on PS3 will come packing PSone Classics versions of Strider and Strider 2. More after the jump.