It has been a long wait for North Americans and Europeans for Tatsunoko vs. Capcom, thankfully Capcom is making it worth our wait with new characters and online play. Siliconera found in the latest issue of Famitsu Magazine Capcom confirmed that Tekkaman Blade will be one of the new characters on the Tatsunoko side. More characters are set to be revealed at this upcoming Tokyo Game Show.
Famitsu’s article also confirms that the game will be rereleased in Japan with the updates that are in the North American and European versions of the game. There was no mention made if Hakushon Daimao, who is missing in North America and Europe due to licensing issues, will appear in the updated Japanese version.
Scans after the jump.