Capcom® Chooses Epic-Scents to Develop New Product Line

DANBURY, Conn., July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Epic-Scents, an innovative newcomer, joins the world of gaming. They just scored big by partnering with Capcom®, acquiring licensing rights to develop a new product line that will be offered through gaming and comic retailers nation-wide.

Over the course of its 25-year history, Capcom has created some of the most iconic characters and franchises in gaming. From the classic Mega Man® and Street Fighter® franchises, to the genre-defining Resident Evil® and Devil May Cry® series, Capcom has employed its talent to create recognizable and entertaining games all over the world.

While the exact details of this project remain closely guarded, this exciting new product line will complement and add a new dimension to the selected franchise's characters. Each product designed by Epic-Scents includes a specially formulated fragrance that can be used in the development of personal care, household, and promotional products, as well as other fine fragrance. Expected launch date is Fall 2012, according to Jim Kavanaugh, Project Director.

Epic-Scents is a subsidiary of Bedoukian Research, Inc. of Danbury, CT, a leading developer and provider of fragrance and flavor materials to companies around the world.



Capcom is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment for game consoles, PCs, handheld and wireless devices. Founded in 1983, the company has created hundreds of games, including best-selling franchises Resident Evil®, Street Fighter®, Mega Man® and Devil May Cry®. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Korea, with corporate headquarters located in Osaka, Japan. More information about Capcom and its products can be found at or Capcom, Devil May Cry, Mega Man and Resident Evil are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Capcom Co., Ltd., in the U.S. or other countries. Street Fighter is a registered trademark of Capcom U.S.A., Inc. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.

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