The announcement came at Capcom's first press conference of 2005, which was held in gambling and debauchery capital, Las Vegas. For a brief description of the announced games read the paragraphs below and click the game titles for the latest screen shots.

Beat Down: Fist of Vengeance (PS2/Xbox) (Autumn 2005)

Set in the seedy underbelly of Las Sombras, players are immersed in an urban setting ruled by a criminal underworld of power, greed and corruption. This intense, urban action game features a twisting storyline filled with betrayal, warring cartels and hard-hitting battles. Players must use their wits and depend on their fists above all else, as they seek vengeance against their enemies.

PlayStation 2 screen shots can be seen here.

Dark Stalkers Chronicle: The Chaos Tower (PSP) (PSP Launch title)

This hard hitting fighting game summons the return of Capcom's greatest monster warriors to once again battle for control of the night. This fierce brawler not only encompasses all 18 menacing characters from the five critically acclaimed instalments of the franchise, it is also remastered to include additional content with Wi-Fi functionality.

You can read our hands on impressions with the Japanese version of the game here.

Haunting Ground (PS2) (April 2005)

This spine-chilling survival horror game is set in a mysterious castle that has become a prison for two innocent characters - an orphaned young girl and a white shepherd dog. They must utilize each other's strengths if they hope to escape from their horrifying surroundings

Megaman Battle Network 5 (GBA) (Summer 2005)

Free the internet once and for all from the cyber menaces that await Megaman, his pal Lan and friends as players experience the most exciting 'Battle Network' adventure yet. Building on the prior Megaman Battle Network games, the Protoman and Colonel versions will be distinctly enhanced with different enemies, characters, souls and battle chips.

Resident Evil: Outbreak File #2 (PS2) (Summer 2005)

Resident Evil Outbreak File #2 unfolds further scenarios in the saga of eight average Raccoon City citizens in their desperate quest to escape the zombie infested town. The game supports both single player offline and up to four player network modes.

Without Warning (PS2/Xbox) (Autumn 2005)

Without Warning is a highly charged action shooter set against the backdrop of a brutal terrorist siege of a U.S. based chemical plant. The story takes place over a 12 hour period, during which players will experience the events from the vantage point of six characters that are caught up in the crisis situation.

As always, we'll have the latest news on these titles as and when it emerges.

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