May 19th, 2015
Street Fighter V M. Bison Reveal Trailer + HD Screens

M. Bison was first teased at the end of the previous Street Fighter V trailer for Charlie Nash. Now the evil dictator gets his own reveal trailer and we get to have the latest look at the current build of Street Fighter 5! In the trailer, Bison shows of some classic and brand new moves against Charlie, sporting his badass new trenchcoat-esk top. Also take a look at 3 HD screenshots of Bison & Charlie!

May 19th, 2015
Jack-7 Released in TEKKEN 7, HD Screenshots, Artwork, Practice Mode & Online VS Gameplay

Today in Japan, Jack-7 was released in the arcade version of TEKKEN 7, bringing the current roster to 26. For starters, check out 6 official HD screenshots of Jack-7 in TEKKEN 7. Then check out nearly 20 minutes of Jack-7 in Practice Mode and some Online Versus matches!

May 18th, 2015
Killer Instinct Hisako Concepts & Retro Cinder

Iron Galaxy recently posted some upcoming content for Xbox One's Killer Instinct on the official KI forums. Along with covering recent updates and community Q&A's, images of "Retro" Cinder and Hisako concept art were revealed. The images also include accessories (customization items) for both characters. 

May 16th, 2015
TFG's Comprehensive Review of Mortal Kombat X

Sometimes "weeks" just aren't enough to finalize a review... but after spending a solid month with Mortal Kombat X, TFG's comprehensive MKX review is now online. Does NetherRealm's latest fighting game live up the the hype? Is Story Mode actually good? Is MKX a game worth learning? Find out the answers to these questions and much more in TFG's elaborate, 32-paragraph Mortal Kombat X Review. In addition, a new concept art gallery was added to TFG's MKX profile.

May 15th, 2015
Under Night In-Birth EXE:Late "[ST]" Announced, Adds New Character, Mechanics & Balance Tweaks

Arc System Works has announced an update to UNIEL currently planned for the arcade version of the 2D fighter. UNIEL[st] will add a new character named Phonon, at least 1 new stage, new gameplay mechanics, and tweaks & balance updates for existing characters. Location testing for UNIEL[st] will be held May 22nd-24th in Tokyo and Osaka. Check out the first screenshots of UNIEL[st] along with the official character artwork for Phonon.

May 14th, 2015
Mortal Kombat X Patch Notes, Free Reptile Skin

A patch for Mortal Kombat X was released on PS4 today (patch for XB1 & PC versions coming soon). Warner Bros. Games released the full patch notes for this minor update, which includes: character changes, matchmaking improvements, ping meter accuracy improvements, bug/crash fixes, movelist frame data corrections, etc. NetherRealm also threw in a free "klassic" skin for Reptile that you'll get after downloading the patch.

May 14th, 2015
Jack-7 Revealed For TEKKEN 7 in Latest Trailer

The 7th installment of the Jack robot series has arrived. Check out Jack-7's TEKKEN 7 reveal trailer which shows off some of his new moves, combo possibilities, and Rage Art. This addition brings the current TEKKEN 7 roster up to 26 (with more new fighters to come).

May 12th, 2015
TEKKEN 7 Yoshimitsu Practice Mode Gameplay

For the first time ever, Yoshimitsu has debuted as a "time release" character in a TEKKEN installment. Now playable, the squid-tacular TEKKEN 7 iteration of Yoshimitsu seems to keep most player-approved abilities intact while adding some new ones. Check out the first Practice Mode & Online VS Mode gameplay of Yoshimitsu in TEKKEN 7.

May 11th, 2015
CEO 2015 Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Winner Will Receive Replica "Teddie" Championship Belt

Community Effort Orlando (CEO) has distinguished itself as one of the most uniquely themed major fighting game tournaments around, having finalists compete in an actual wrestling ring and awarding beautiful championship belts to 1st place winners. Tournament organizer Alex Jebailey has taken it a step further this year by teaming up with Altus and creating a replica of the actual "Teddie" championship belt as it appears in the P4A: Ultimax poster artwork.

May 7th, 2015
Check Out Yoshimitsu's New Look in His TEKKEN 7 Reveal Trailer, Playable May 12th in Arcades

Bandai Namco just confirmed the return of series veteran, Yoshimitsu, for TEKKEN 7. This doesn't come as much of a surprise since Yoshimitsu never missed a main TEKKEN installment, but his updated appearance and new techniques should keep things interesting at the least. Yoshimitsu will become playable in the arcade version of TEKKEN 7 on May 12th. We'll definitely see more of his new abilities early next week. Check out his official reveal trailer, character artwork and 7 HD screenshots!

May 5th, 2015
TEKKEN 7 - Complete Video Movelist For Gigas

You might've caught the video movelist demonstrations for all of TEKKEN 7's new characters a couple weeks ago. Today, Japanese Youtuber Kitasenju Gao just added the video movelist for TEKKEN 7's monstrous newcomer, Gigas. Without further ado, check out all of Gigas's moves in order... and yes, he's definitely very different from Craig Marduk. The video also shows off a variety of sample combos.

May 4th, 2015
Official Mortal Kombat X Jason Gameplay Trailer

Friday the 13th's Jason Voorhees is the first DLC character for Mortal Kombat X and will be released May 5th. NetherRealm just dropped the first gameplay trailer for Jason, which still mostly acts like a teaser. However, the trailer shows some of Jason's moves and the various ways he can use his trusty machete. *Warning - Extreme Violence & Gore!* 

May 2nd, 2015
"Vote For The Future of Soul Calibur" in Project Soul's Character Popularity Poll

According to the official Soul Calibur Facebook page: "Project Soul is probably preparing something huge... Stay tuned!" Could it be possible that development has started on a next-gen Soul Calibur title? Before they're announcing anything, Project Soul is holding a "character popularity poll" on Facebook to find out which characters are the most popular with fans. Here's the link to the survey for PC users and here's the link for mobile users. Choose wisely! 

May 1st, 2015
TFG's Banner Contest 2015 Kicks Off Today!

May 1st kicks off TFG's Banner Contest 2015! *Calling all graphic designers, photoshop magicians, and artists!* Simply create a cool "banner" for The Fighters Generation and you could win some awesome prizes, including custom fighting game character artworks from "2" amazing artists: JET3000 & Seeso2D. Along with the custom art, 1st & 2nd Place winners will take home CASH prizes (and more)! If you're interested, check out the FULL DETAILS for the contest and GOOD LUCK!

April 30th, 2015
Skullgirls 2nd Encore To Add Fully-Voiced Story Mode, Challengers & Trials to PS4, Vita Version

This Summer, Skullgirls Encore will be re-released on PS4 & PS Vita as Skullgirls 2nd Encore packing several new features. Firstly, the game's story mode will be fully voiced (the Skullgirls official website also listed all of the voice actors and actresses in the game). Furthermore, 2nd Encore will add Challenge Mode (fight opponents with various battle conditions) and Trials (perform and learn specific character combos, designed to make learning easier).  (Source:

April 30th, 2015
Playstation Network "Golden Week" Sale Features Big Discounts on 2D Fighting Games

In celebration of Japan's Golden Week holiday, a slew of Japan-made games have been discounted, including 2D fighting games! On top of the standard discount, PS+ members will get an even bigger discount. Fighting games featured on the list, include: Under Night In-Birth EXE:Late, Darkstalkers Resurrection, Persona 4 Arena, Skullgirls Encore, Chaos Code, Blazblue: Continuum Shift Extend (Vita) and Arcade Heart 3: Love Max (PS3/Vita). Visit PSN or PS.Blog to see the full list of discounted games.

April 29th, 2015
Late April Fools! Galaga: TEKKEN is a Real Game

On the first of this month, Bandai Namco released a "Galaga Tekken" mash-up video for April Fools. The video features several Tekken characters such as Heihachi, Kazuya, Alisa and Panda in place of the classic Galaga spaceship and alien insects. With only 2 days left of April, the real April Fools joke is that Galaga: Tekken is a REAL GAME coming to Android/iOS on April 30th for free! [UPDATE] Galaga: Tekken is now available on Android/iOS in most regions!

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