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Capcom acquires Dead Rising 2 creator

Blue Castle Games snapped up

Capcom has acquired the co-creator of Dead Rising 2, Blue Castle Games.

The publisher made the announcement at Tokyo Game Show a few minutes ago.

"As you may know, Dead Rising 2 was developed by Blue Castle Games in Canada... [but] it doesn't feel like a typical Western game," said Capcom boss Keiji Inafune.

He then introduce Blue Castle chief Rob Barret on stage, who promised: "We take this responsibility very seriously... We don't just want to make amazing games, we want to make amazing Capcom games."

Dead Rising 2 is due for release on September 24 in the UK.