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December 2nd, 2020
TEKKEN 7 Season 4 New Moves Overview / Tutorial (Video)

Following the addition of Kunimitsu, there are now 50 playable fighters in TEKKEN 7 each equipped with 100+ moves. The large roster, deep movesets, complex movement abilities, and Okizemi (ground game) makes TEKKEN 7 a difficult game for casual (and even mid-level) fighting game players to comprehend. Thankfully, 1000's of incredible fan-made tutorials exist on YouTube. On that note, TBS | Arya released an incredible video on Season 4's new moves. 

December 1st, 2020
SoulCalibur 6 Update Ver. 2.30 Full Patch Notes

Today, Bandai Namco rolled out the SoulCalibur 6 Version 2.30 update and provided the full patch notes. As you may have heard, series veteran Hwang and the new Motien Pass Ruins stage join the game tomorrow (Dec. 2nd). In addition to adding compatibility for the new character and stage, update 2.30 brings new Creation items, arranged versions of 4 stages, new story content, Training mode improvements, battle adjustments, and even new moves! 

November 30th, 2020
Hwang SC6 Prologue / Storyline, Weapon & Style Info

Bandai Namco released Hwang's official bio and storyline for SC6 which contains new information for fans who enjoy the lore of the series. Hwang's official prologue reveals why the heroic Korean swordsman went through such a drastic visual change. Hwang's is now armed with magical talismans and a black blade filled with purifying power. Bandai Namco even included a written segment all about Hwang's weapon called "Dark Thunder". 

November 29th, 2020
Soul Calibur 6 Hwang Ultra HD Screenshots, Character Art

Yesterday, Bandai Namco announced Hwang as Soul Calibur VI Season 2's final DLC fighter, dropping his reveal trailer and release date (Dec. 2nd). Today, we get to check out official HD screenshots of the new Hwang! Old school dans will notice Hwang's new look is a significant diversion from his earlier appearances. Interestingly, some elements of Hwang's visual design in SC6 resemble that of a Bloodborne Hunter... 

Throwback Article July 2019
Mike Tyson Tells ESPN He "Had No Idea" About Balrog in SF2

American boxing legend Mike Tyson recently made an entertaining appearance on ESPN's eSports show. After Tyson went a few rounds in Mario Kart 8, ESPN's Arda Ocal brought up Balrog. Arda asked Tyson if he knows the history behind Balrog's name being changed from "M. Bison" in the Japanese version of SF2. Tyson replied "No, I had no idea.". >_> Wait a sec... did Balrog's existence actually elude Mike Tyson for the past 28 years?!? 

November 28th, 2020
Hwang Revealed for SoulCalibur VI Season 2

This morning, Bandai Namco officially revealed series veteran Hwang Sung Kyung as SoulCalibur 6 Season 2's final DLC character. Hwang will join the game on December 2nd, 2020. Alongside Hwang, a new stage called "Motien Pass Ruins", Seong Mi-na's classic costume parts, and new story mode episodes will also be added to the game for free. Additionally, new TEKKEN character creation parts will also become available. Check out Hwang's reveal trailer

November 27th, 2020
Guilty Gear Official Limited Store Opens in Japan

Today, Arc System Works opened an official limited merch store in Japan to celebrate the Guilty Gear franchise and the upcoming release of Guilty Gear -STRIVE-. The store is located at the Akihabara Container at Chom-Chom Akihabara and will feature a variety of exclusive Guilty Gear series merchandise for fans to purchase, including: t-shirts, hoodies, hats, wall scrolls, posters, stickers, and even an acrylic clock resembling the GGXX character selection screen. 

November 24th, 2020
Mortal Kombat 11: Ultimate Klassic Movie Skin Pack, All Voiceover Intros

Today, NetherRealm Studios revealed a brand new DLC skin pack consisting of 3 iconic characters with new skins (and voiceovers) based on likenesses of actors from the original 1995 Mortal Kombat movie. The Klassic Movie Skin Pack for Sonya Blade, Johnny Cage and Raiden is available for purchase starting today. Watch the official trailer previewing the new MK11: Ultimate DLC skins along with all of the new voiceover intros! 

November 21st, 2020
The King of Fighters XV Information Coming Early 2021

KOF fans have been waiting patiently for details on SNK's confirmed yet secretive new installment of their flagship 2D fighting series, The King of Fighters XV. News on the project has been absolutely scarce nonexistent since SNK confirmed KOF XV was in development back in August 2019. Thanks to a recent interview with SNK's Yasuyuki Oda, we now know that new KOF XV information will be arriving in "Early 2021". 

November 20th, 2020
Rumor: Street Fighter 6, Power Stone Remake, and Final Fight Remake Revealed in Capcom Cyber-Attack Leak

Earlier this month, Capcom reported it was the victim of a cyber-attack which led to unauthorized access to its network and development schedule for the next four years. IGN reported that new information about upcoming (unannounced) games, and their release dates, have allegedly leaked onto the internet. According to the leak, Capcom is planning Street Fighter 6, a Power Stone Remake, and a Final Fight Remake

November 18th, 2020
Bandai Namco and HIROAKI Share Early SoulCalibur 6 Concept Art & Designs for Grh

Over the past several months, Bandai Namco has shared some amazing early concepts and designs for veteran SoulCalibur VI characters. Today, lead artist HIROAKI (who you might remember worked on many old school KOF / SNK games) posted some of his early concepts for SC6 newcomer, Grh. As you can see from this amazing batch of concept artwork, Grh's design went through some drastic changes before his final version appeared in SoulCalibur 6.

November 17th, 2020
Capcom Store Osaka Celebrates Grand Opening with a Life-size Ryu Shoryuken Statue

One year ago, Capcom celebrated their official merchandise store opening in Tokyo at PARCO Shibuya. Capcom Store Tokyo features a life-size Ryu statue throwing a Hadouken, which has become a popular spot for tourists and locals to take photos. This month, Capcom Store Osaka has officially opened at Shinsaibashi PARCO mall and has an equally impressive life-size Ryu statue on display this one performing a Shoryuken. 

November 17th, 2020
SFV: Champion Edition Cammy x Blaire Dame Costume

Starting today, the next Street Fighter V: Champion Edition x Fighting EX Layer crossover costume becomes unlockable in the game's Extra Battle mode. Joining Ryu (as Kairi) and Karin (as Hokuto), Cammy now has her very own FEXL crossover costume based on the blue-haired, high-kicking heroine, Blaire Dame. Inside, take a look at some official screenshots of Cammy dressed as FEXL's Blaire. 

November 13th, 2020
TEKKEN - The Mishima Hairline (Animation)

If you've been itching for a new TEKKEN movie... the wait is over. The best TEKKEN comedy movie has arrived it even sticks to the original storyline and it's only two and a half minutes long. YouTuber / Animator Speedoru released TEKKEN - The Mishima Hairline today, which dives deep into the backstory and history of the Mishimas and explains why Kazuya originally sought revenge against Heihachi. It's freakin' hilarious and animated brilliantly.

November 12th, 2020
Steam Fighting Game Sale Begins Today, Ends Nov. 16th

If you're looking to expand your fighting game library on PC, Steam just began a special fighting game sale which runs from today until next Monday, November 16th (10am PT). The Steam sale includes massive discounts on big name fighting games as well as indies and even beat-em-up titles! Many great titles are marked down from 50%-80% off, so now's a perfect time to pick up some excellent fighting games on PC! 

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