Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite story demo now available for consoles, more playable characters announced

Dante, Gamora, Zero, and more announced.

Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite

Capcom has released a story demo for Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and confirmed eight more playable characters in the upcoming fighting game.

Here’s an overview of the story demo, via Capcom:

With the release of the new story demo, fans are now able to delve deeper and immerse themselves in Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite like never before. This thrilling cinematic experience puts players at the center of a fierce battle as heroes from both universes come together to stop Ultron Sigma, the combined form of the robotic villains Ultron and Sigma, from infecting all biological life on the newly-merged Marvel and Capcom worlds. With the future of their universe hanging in the balance, the heroes must seek aid from the Mad Titan Thanos, the most powerful villain in the Marvel Universe… but can they trust him?

Here are the newly announced characters, each of which will feature unique abilities and special moves:


  • Thanos
  • Gamora
  • Nova
  • Doctor Strange


  • Dante (Devil May Cry)
  • Zero (Mega Man X)
  • Spencer (Bionic Commando)
  • Arthur (Ghosts ‘n Goblins)

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite is due out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on September 19.

Watch a new set of trailers below. View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.

Story Trailer

Gameplay Trailer

Use the coupon code "GEMATSU" for 5% off.

comment policy

Comment Policy

Comments are welcome and encouraged on Gematsu. However, we ask that you follow a simple set of guidelines:

  • Read the full article before commenting.
  • Stay on topic.
  • No drive-by comments, including trolling, baiting, or shit-posting.
  • Know when not to comment. If you do not care about a topic, you do not need to comment.
  • No offensive comments. This includes abusive, threatening, pornographic, misleading, or libelous content / language, as well as general harassment and individual attacks.
  • No port-begging.
  • No console wars.
  • Use spoiler tags when posting spoiler or NSFW (non-nude-only) content. For example: <spoiler>Woe is Leomon.</spoiler> State the subject of the content outside of the spoiler tags.
  • Be respectful towards other commenters. You do not have to agree with each other, but debate politely. If you find that a commenter is not following this simple etiquette, do not carry on the conversation—simply report it.

Gematsu reserves the right to edit or delete any comments without notice. This comment policy is subject to change at any time.