According to a tweet from notable industry insider Shinobi602, the Wall Street Journal is rumored to be preparing an article that details Capcom’s dire financial situation. The situation is so severe that the studio may be looking for a buyout.
Apparently there’s a Wall Street Journal piece detailing the dire situation Capcom is in. Alleges possible buyout.
— shinobi602 (@shinobi602) October 24, 2017
Capcom rose to prominence back in the 1980s with the Nintendo Entertainment System. The company published many franchises over the decades that remain popular to this day such as Street Fighter, Mega Man, Resident Evil and the Vs Capcom series.