Today, a weird thing was found on the internet that got us puzzled. Of course, one must consider the possibility and the likeliness of this happening. Is a Marvel Vs Capcom game finally making its way onto a Nintendo platform? Recently, Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3 was ported onto the PlayStation 4 and is now on the way to release for PC and Xbox One. However, there is a petition going around to convince Capcom to develop the game for the Nintendo switch while they are at it. This decision could be critical for the Switch as it would be the first title in the entire Vs franchise to make its way onto a Nintendo platform. The success of said game would definitely affect Capcom’s willingness to bring the future Marvel Vs Capcom Infinite on the Nintendo Switch. So, is this going to happen?
In fact, it was found today that Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3 is indeed listed for thew Nintendo Switch on a Google Fact Sheet. Simply search the game’s title on Google and read the description box which appears on the right side of the page. Now, this is of course as far as a confirmation can get, but let’s entertain the idea for a while here. The Nintendo Switch will do wonders for the fighting tournament scene with a simple bring your own Switch format (BYOS?), effectively cutting costs for organizers having to only purchase the docks instead of stacks of consoles. Furthermore, Capcom is also releasing a unique version of Street Fighter II, reviving some classic and competitive spirits.
The success of these games would definitely help grow the console’s reach and solidify its position in the industry. Of course, once has to wonder if Capcom are willing to go that far and give the Switch a shot. The success of Street Fighter II could definitely affect their position.