A cage fighter is accused of killing a champion weightlifter after they got into a street fight over whose sport is better. A sickening video shows world and European powerlifting champion Andrey Drachev, 32, brawling shirtless in the road with a shorter man. The man throwing the punches and kicks was identified as 25-year-old Anar Ziranov,...
Last week, I was in attendance at VS Fighting 2017 in Birmingham. Among the many heart-in-mouth brawls on Street Fighter V, Guilty Gear, Injustice 2 and, umm, Puyo Puyo Tetris, I was lucky enough to sit down with a build of ArcSys' upcoming...Show More Summary
Hello everyone, and welcome to the week! It's time once again for our look back at the noteworthy updates of the last seven days. While I am excited to see many 64-bit updates coming across my desk, that wave seems to have gone hand in hand with fewer content updates. Which is fine, but it
Video game culture is no stranger to releasing some awesome foot wear. From Vans line of Nintendo themed shoes to the weirder Sonic the Hedgehog branded kicks. The latest game to be preserved in shoe form is Street Fighter II. An odd choice when you consider that Ryu is more of a barefoot guy. All the same, these high-tops are pretty damn cool. Read more...
Once again, for those who are unfamiliar with MSU1... MSU1, also named "Media Streaming Unit revision 1", is a homemade enhancement chip made by byuu for the SNES. It allows the SNES to have 4 GB of storage space and CD quality Stereo Audio. Thanks to Goncalo for the heads up!
Outdoor Products and Capcom have teamed up to produce a set of Street Fighter II-themed bags. You can grab the backpage above, or a smaller option as well. There's also a different style backpack and a purse! Check them out here.
PCS Collectibles follows up its Akuma statue with ones of Dhalsim, the flame-spewing pacifist. Sculpted in an amazingly impossible pose, the 24.3? statue comes in four variants: two based on his classic appearance, and two based on his looks in Street Fighter V.
It was revealed in Namco's quarterly summary that Tekken 7s console sales have already exceeded 1.66 million units, with an expectation of 2.1 million units by the end of the year. For reference, Tekken 6 sold 3.5 million over the course of roughly a year and a half. Show More Summary
Over at Capcom Unity, it was announced that new costumes would be coming for select cast members of Street Fighter V. The costumes are being pushed as part of the 30th anniversary for the Street Fighter franchise and will arrive on August 29 for both PlayStation 4 and PC. Show More Summary
Simulating the complex and meticulous nature of a fighting game on a smartphone is a pretty formidable task, and arcade purists will likely lament the lack of physical controls and instant inputs that are so vital when a match is decided on solitary frames. That being said, Street Fighter IV Champion Edition [$4.99], the latest
Whittle away Monday by quietly killing time, courtesy of these stories. Fan Video Recreates Old Character Intros In Street Fighter 5 • Cancelled PS4 Game Would Have Let You Play Team Deathmatch As Gnomes • Teenager’s Charity Brings VR To Sick Kids And The Elderly More »
When you were a kid, did you ever dream of living in an arcade? I imagine your fantasy was a little bit more glamorous than this story. Perhaps you thought more about all-night Street Fighter sessions and less about wedging yourselfShow More Summary
Back in June, I wrote an article detailing how MFi controller manufacturer Gamevice had partnered with Capcom to release a special bundle with the latest Street Fighter IV: Champion Edition [$4.99] game. During my requisite research for the post, and looking at the numerous devices the company had on offer, I thought to myself 'heh,
This weekend sees VS Fighting, one of Britain's biggest fighting game tournaments, gather together players from the UK and Europe to wage war on a selection of titles old and new.Street Fighter V, Injustice 2, Tekken 7, Guilty Gear Xrd, Killer Instinct, BlazBlue, Smash Bros. Show More Summary
Coffee and chill with the stories you missed overnight. A Cardboard Mecha For A Cat • Capcom Cracks Down On Paid Street Fighter Costume Mods • Hilarious Version Of Exeggutor Turned Into A $340 Statue More »
Whilst the upcoming fighting game from Arika still has no title, that hasn't prevented them from revealing new roster members. A (very brief) teaser, uploaded yesterday reveals that Street Fighter EX's Allen Snider is next to return to the ring.Snider, whose look is reminiscent of a young Chuck Norris, was a secret character in the 1996 spin-off. Show More Summary
Coming from a KayaneTV interview with ARMS producer Kosuke Yabuki... "As a child, I lived the Street Fighter 2 boom, and I assume that if I make video games now it is thanks to this game, but don't expect to see Dhalsim in the game. The thought of it gives me shivers. Show More Summary
The Nintendo Switch has become a great platform for fighting games. Titles like Ultra Street Fighter II, Garou: Mark of the Wolves, Samurai Showdown IV, and even Arms work wonderfully on the Pro […] The post 8Bitdo Will Release an Arcade Stick for Nintendo Switch on August 20 appeared first on Geek.com.
One of the chief criticisms Street Fighter 5 has faced in the year-and-a-half since it launched is it doesn't have much of a fireball game. This criticism revolves around the idea that Street Fighter 5 is a much more in your face, up close and personal "rushdown" focused fighting game than previous versions of the series. Show More Summary
Is Nintendo going to spoil us with nine free roster updates? Nintendo’s ARMS has turned out to be tremendously popular, having already sold over a million copies worldwide. For comparison, Street Fighter 5 shipped 1.4 million units in six weeks, so it’s not too shabby at all for a new IP with a significantly smaller […]