Internet Forgets that Dante was Always a Ponce


A great deal of unrest has been stirred up in the wake of Capcom’s reveal of the next Devil May Cry, developed by Ninja Theory, simply titled DmC. Most of the criticism surrounds the new design for Dante. I guess he comes off emo, or too Twilight or metrosexual, or some such nonsense. Here’s some art released along side the announcement:

Dante 2.0

I’ve even heard people complain that his haircut looks like Justin Bieber’s. Presumably that person has no recollection of the original Dante design, because if anyone has a Bieber Bowl, it’s him!

Note the shirtless douchiness.

I urge the nets to calm down. It remains to be seen whether the game will be good, but based on the minimal amount of information so far released, it’s far too early to panic. Here’s the trailer from TGS: