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Bionic Commando Rearmed 2 coming 2011, now with more jump

Apr 20
Capcom's next-gen Bionic Commando console game might have been a "miss" both critically and at retail, but most were in agreement that its digital download counterpart, Bionic Commando Rearmed, was an astounding success. So ... read

Bionic Commando: Rearmed team forms Might&Delight

Apr 16
The bunch responsible for graciously giving the world Bionic Commando: Rearmed has founded a studio of its very own: Might&Delight. Is that an amazing name for a company or what? As the tags for this post probably gave aw... read

The Memory Card .63: Auf Wiedersehen!

Aug 13
"The Memory Card" is a seasonal feature that dissects and honors some of the most artistic, innovative, and memorable videogame moments of all time. I have witnessed a multitude of videogame moments over the years t... read

GRIN shuts down

Aug 12
GRIN’s situation was as dire as recent reports indicated. Following several office closures and heavy layoffs, GRIN announced that the studio is no more. In a somber message on its official Web site, founders Ulf and Bo... read

Bionic Commando PC finally hits retail, Steam

Jul 28
Bionic Commando -- the new one, not Rearmed or the NES classic -- is now available for PC at retail stores and Steam for $39.99. Actually, scratch that. If you pre-purchase from Steam, you can save a few bucks; also, there's ... read

Bionic Commando patch is up, makes PS3 owners girlie men

Jul 26
Yesterday it appears that a patch was released for Bionic Commando: Rearmed over PSN. The update is a bit of a mixed bag, unless you're a total wuss and can't beat the game as it is. See it does allow for Trophy support, whic... read

GameStop now selling Bionic Commando for $19.99

Jul 08
"It's worth checking out to play with the swing mechanics and to see the game's impressive visuals," Conrad wrote in the Destructoid review of Bionic Commando, "but I wouldn't recommend wasting more than a few ... read

Top Ten Gaijin Games: Bionic Commando Edition

Jul 03
[Destructoid's Japanese correspondent, 50ft. Samurai, takes a look at last week's "Gaijin" game sales in Japan.]As reported here on Destructoid a couple weeks back, Bionic Commando managed to wrangle a surprising 34... read

Ironic Commando: Is Japan the last hope for Bionic Commando?

Jun 22
[Destructoid's Japanese correspondent, 50ft. Samurai, reports in on how Capcom's Bionic Commando is faring in Japan.] Bionic Commando, as you have heard, did not exactly set the world on fire. Despite a lengthy development pr... read

Bionic Commando swings on by, sold only 27,000 copies

Jun 15
Perhaps you saw what we thought of Capcom's Bionic Commando. We didn't give it a terrible score. It's just that it wasn't anything special to us. It didn't commando our attention, you might say.In fact, this reboot of the bel... read

Bionic Commando: Rearmed is cheaper now, we promise

May 25
Microsoft’s Deal of the Week (for real this time) is Bionic Commando: Rearmed. Starting today through the rest of the week, the 2008 Xbox LIVE Arcade title is available for 400 Microsoft Points instead of the usual 800 ... read

Bionic Commando multiplayer leaderboards are live

May 25
Web-based leaderboards for the multiplayer arm of Bionic Commando are now live and functional. Over the weekend, Capcom’s Seth Killian updated his Capcom-Unity blog and noted the working status of the Xbox LIVE and Play... read

Bionic Commando is a game I think very few of us ever saw coming. Sure, the NES game is a classic and very popular with American audiences but it had been so long that it was hard to imagine a follow-up would ever occur. Due ... read feature


Heather Mills demanded to star in Bionic Commando? (Update)

May 21
I greet this story with some skepticism, because it comes from Britain's most popular tabloid dishrag The Sun (which I won't be linking to), and if you follow UK "journalism" at all, you'll know that the British tab... read

Bionic Commando: Rearmed available for 400 Points (Update)

May 18
Microsoft’s latest Deal of the Week is relevant, guys.  For this week only, you’ll be able to download Grin’s Bionic Commando: Rearmed for 400 Microsoft Points instead of the typical retail price of 800... read

Bionic Commando sequel already a go?

May 17
The new Bionic Commando hasn't even hit shelves yet but in this day and age games have sequels before they're even created. So how do we know that we might be getting a sequel to Bionic Commando some time in the future? A ser... read

Bionic Commando: Rearmed on PSN is now half price

May 14
Starting today and continuing on until May 21, the PlayStation Network version of Bionic Commando: Rearmed is going to cost only $4.99. At that price, you'd have to be borderline crazy not to get it. In case you hadn't heard,... read

Bionic Commando: demo hack and multiplayer video

May 07
Bionic Commando demo time limit got you down? Now there's a work-around that lets you invite your friends into a match, create a private match, change time limit to your liking, and even just explore on your own. Here's how y... read

Capcom on PC: Resident Evil 5, SFIV, Bionic Commando

May 01
We tip our hats to Capcom for all of the PC love. They've been pretty serious about bringing their games to Windows PCs, and that comitment continues with some of their biggest franchises, all coming this summer.Resident Evil... read

Nathan Spencer tries his robotic hand at middle management

Apr 30
Last time, Nathan Spencer was working for the fire department. Unfortunately, he was a little too rough at his job and killed a poor little kitty. Out of a job, Nathan searched for a new place to work. Well, somehow he got lu... read

16-bit era homage best part of Bionic Commando demo

Apr 29
Capcom dropped its multiplayer demo for Bionic Commando today, exclusively on Xbox LIVE Marketplace. I have to admit, I couldn't spend more than 10 minutes with the thing. That mostly had to do with the fact that the game sim... read

It's a bird! It's a plane! Wait, it's ... Bionic Fireman

Apr 21
No, really. I couldn't make this kind of stuff up if I tried. Hit the jump to watch a clever little viral video from the fine folks at Capcom, who thought it might be worth a laugh to see Nathan Spencer try his hand at a new ... read

UK Dtoiders get hands-on with Bionic Commando at Capcom

Apr 19
[Editor's note: Capcom UK held another Gamer's Day last week and four UK Dtoiders attended the little event. Check out what they think of the game. -- CTZ] Capcom have had a good year so far with the recent releases of Street... read

Resident Evil 5 gave Bionic Commando its 'M' rating

Apr 16
You've probably never wondered why Capcom's latest Bionic Commando game is rated M, but we're going to tell you anyway because the story is quite interesting. According to the publisher, the reason for the rating isn't becaus... read

Bionic Commando multiplayer demo coming to Xbox LIVE

Apr 15
Capcom has announced today that a demo for its upcoming third-person re-imagining of the classic Bionic Commando will be coming to Xbox LIVE in the coming weeks. The demo will focus on the game's multiplayer, in particul... read

Destructoid exclusive: Bionic Commando concept art

Apr 14
There comes a time in every person's life where they get the inclination to lop off an arm, replace it with a kick-ass bionic one, and save the world. Luckily for the mothers of arm owners everywhere, Capcom has been providin... read

Bionic Commando 'Lab' video shows bionic arm action

Apr 10
I love borderline viral stuff. Today, Capcom released a new trailer for Bionic Commando. It’s called “Lab Report #001” and it’s probably the coolest thing we’ve seen within the last five or so mi... read

Console versions of Bionic Commando hit retail on May 19

Mar 26
Yesterday, Capcom announced that the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of Bionic Commando -- a non-Spiderman, graphically enhanced version of the classic -- swings to retail on May 19 this year. The PC version, according to... read

Capcom-flavored VISA cards make spending money fun!

Feb 17
Here's a novelty item for those of you who can't get credit cards but love spending money. Capcom has issued some rather funky pre-paid VISA cards, emblazoned with lovely images from Resident Evil 5, Bionic Commando and Stree... read

Capcom news flood: Street Fighter IV DLC, Bionic Commando release date and more

Feb 05
Capcom just dropped a bomb of information on us, so we'll lay it all out for you in an easy-to-read format.Capcom announces a Street Fighter IV expansion pack. Free at launch, this pack will include:a Replay Mode that lets yo... read

Frank West gets Radd: Bionic Commando cosplay spotted in Dead Rising Wii

Jan 08
Just yesterday, that Wii-loving bad boy Brad Nicholson posted some hot news on an interview with Capcom stating that Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop will have more outfits that the original. Sad thing is, the interview doesn'... read

This is my life: Playing Capcom's videogames at a nightclub with an open bar

Dec 18
The other night, I got a chance to finally get my hands on Resident Evil 5 and play through Bionic Commando's multiplayer again at Capcom's Winter Multiplayer event in San Francisco. If you remember my preview of Bionic Comma... read

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