A lesser know Capcom classic. Often heralded as being the “original marvel” due to it’s fast triangle air dashing mechanic performed with the help of a button dedicated to “boost”. Unlike most of Capcom’s earlier works, this game is actually a 4 button fighter, with one of them being dedicated to boost, and another for the weapon on your mech. You can choose between different pilots, Jin Saotome being one you might recognize from MVC1. However the pilots do not make a difference to gameplay, rather only the dialogue spoken. As for the mechs that affect your move set, you can choose from a total of 12.
This is MVC1, The game I guarantee you played on an arcade cabinet at least once if you were born in the 80’s or 90’s. Now you can finally settle that dispute with your friend about who’s Venom would beat who’s spider-man on a lag free FightCade connection. You can download the free rom needed here, and the FightCade client here.
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