This Week in Famitsu

This month’s Famitsu has an in-depth look at all things Capcom. Capcom can trace its roots as a company back to 1979, when it was created as a branch of the IRM Corporation for the manufacturing and production of “Capsule Computers”, a term used by the company to describe arcade machines. In fact, Capcom’s name itself is an abbreviation of CAPsule COMputers.

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Sites Threatened to be Blacklisted for Negative Duke Reviews

Many reviewers such as Gamespot, IGN and 1Up.com slammed the game for poorly paced levels, unnecessary platforming segments, and overall lack of fun. It’s not only Duke that’s under the gun, but also the reviewers themselves: 2K Games’ PR Agency, The Redner Group, publicly threatened to blacklist any reviewer who ran a negative review on Duke Nukem Forever.

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