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July 24th, 2016
Official Blazblue: Central Fiction Website Features Combo Videos for All 33 Characters

Arc System Works' official Japanese website for Blazblue: Central Fiction recently added short combos videos for all 33 characters in the game, including the latest newcomer to the series, Es. To view the combo videos, simply visit the website, enter the "Characters" section, and you'll see the video link. Each character profile also has a few voice samples that you can listen to.  (Source: Blazblue.jp)

July 24th, 2016
King of Fighters Crossover With Brave Frontier 

Brave Frontier is a Japanese mobile RPG released worldwide by A-Lim for Android/iOS. The series has seen several crossover characters since its original release in 2013, and the latest crossover features SNK's King of Fighters. Eight fighters will be making their way to Brave Frontier, including: Kyo, Iori, Terry, Benimaru, Athena, Mai, Kula and Rugal. Check out some cool Brave Frontier chibi character artwork & animated sprites in TFG's full article!

July 24th, 2016
A Video of Dizzy's Instant Kill on Every Character in Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR-

Sometimes, "super moves" in fighting games are so epic that there's a necessity to watch them performed on every character in the game, as is the the case with Dizzy's Instant Kill in GGXrd -REVELATOR-. GGXrd's innovative style of unique character interaction during Instant Kills shows through vividly in Dizzy's, which has her "hold back" her power only to watch her opponent hilariously surrender.

July 22nd, 2016
Injustice 2 Wonder Woman & Blue Beetle Gameplay Reveal Trailer

NetherRealm Studios revealed 2 new characters for Injustice 2 today at their SDCC '16 panel. Check out the gameplay reveal trailer for Wonder Woman and Blue Beetle! In other Injustice 2 news, it's been confirmed that the PS4/XB1 title will feature GGPO and "tournament mode". Also, Tom Taylor (Injustice: Gods Among Us comic writer) will be returning to work on a series of Injustice 2 comics.

July 21st, 2016
Juri Joins Street Fighter V July 26th, Reveal Trailer, V-Trigger Details & New Costumes

Capcom announced new info and visual content for SFV's Juri at their San Diego Comic-Con 2016 today. Juri will become available next Tuesday, July 26 at 5pm PDT. Juri's reveal trailer and new screenshots were also revealed, in addition to new Summer Costumes for Ibuki, Cammy & Laura and a Chun-Li alt. costume designed by legendary series artist and creator of Chun-Li, Akiman! Read on for Juri V-Trigger details & more!

July 20th, 2016
GGXrd -REVELATOR- "Digital Figure Mode" Preview

Along with revealing Dizzy at EVO '16, Arc System Works announced an upcoming new mode for Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- called "Digital Figure Mode". This mode allows players to get creative and make their own digital dioramas using Xrd's 3D character models. Players can put characters in different poses, colors, and change the backgrounds. Today, Arc System Works posted a video preview of the new mode.

July 20th, 2016
EVO 2016 Top "Hype" Moments Compilations for SFV, TEKKEN 7: FR, Ultimate MVC3 & More

EVO 2016 will go down in history as one of the most groundbreaking fighting game tournaments of all time. Filling up the entire Mandalay Bay Sports Arena, the EVO finals reached over 200k viewers on ESPN2, in addition to 214k viewers on Twitch and 182k viewers on the main stream. Let's celebrate this huge achievement for the fighting game community with the "most hype moments" from EVO '16!

July 19th, 2016
The King of Fighters XIV Team China Gameplay Trailer

SNK continues the KOF XIV hype today with a brand new team gameplay trailer. The trailer for KOF XIV's Team China demonstrates gameplay for returning veteran Tung Fu Rue, new protagonist Shun'ei, and the sleepy Meitenkun. Once again, the free playable demo of KOF14 is now available on PS4 in North America and Europe!

July 19th, 2016
King of Fighters XIV PS4 Demo Now Live in North America & Europe, Latest Console Version Details

It continues to be an exciting year for fighting game fans... Today, SNK released the King of Fighters XIV PS4 demo in North America and Europe! (If you're having trouble downloading it on your PS4, simply login to the PS Store through the internet and download the KOF XIV demo to your PS4.) While you guys enjoy the demo today, also read up on the latest KOF XIV console version details from EVO '16.

July 18th, 2016
EVO '16: Ono Confirms Juri Han as SFV's Next DLC Fighter, Will Arrive Before the End of July

Before EVO '16's Street Fighter V top 8 finals, Yoshinori Ono took the stage to confirm Juri Han as SFV's next DLC fighter. Ono also mentioned that Juri will be released before the end of the month. That said, it probably won't be long before Capcom unveils Juri's full SFV trailer and screenshots, so be sure stay tuned! Yoshinori Ono also announced "EVO Japan" which we'll know more about soon.

July 17th, 2016
EVO '16: Master Raven & Bob Announced for TEKKEN 7: Fated Retribution, Arcade Ver. Opening Movie

Katsuhiro Harada, Michael Murray and Mark Julio hit the EVO 2016 center stage to announce 2 new fighters for TEKKEN 7: Fated Retribution. A newcomer "Master Raven" was revealed (confirmed by Harada as Raven's boss), along with the return of good old Bob. Check out both of their reveal trailers in full 1080p/60fps! Harada-san also uploaded the full opening movie for the arcade version of T7FR!

July 17th, 2016
EVO '16: Dizzy Comes to GGXrd -REVELATOR- for Free Tomorrow, Reveal Trailer

Dizzy will be joining Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- tomorrow for free (for a limited time). A new "1.03" patch is available now on PS4/PS3, which includes game & character balance updates. In addition to Dizzy, Elphelt's classic outfit from -SIGN- will be released as DLC tomorrow. A future "1.04" patch was also announced which adds a "digital figure mode" to the game. Now check out Dizzy's reveal trailer from EVO '16!

July 17th, 2016
EVO '16: King of Fighters XIV Story Trailer, Antonov Trailer, Playable Demo Hits PSN July 19th

SNK revealed two new trailers for The King of Fighters XIV at EVO '16. The first one is a 3-minute Story trailer showing gameplay and cinematics, and the second one shows KOF XIV sub-boss Antonov in gameplay for the first time ever. The story trailer also confirms a playable demo of KOF XIV comes to PSN on July 19th! The demo will have 7 playable characters: Kyo, Iori, Shun'el, Mai, Nelson, King of Dinos & Sylvie.

July 17th, 2016
EVO '16: Killer Instinct Season 3 Eyedol Gameplay Reveal Trailer

Following the EVO 2016 Killer Instinct finals, Iron Galaxy revealed the newest and final character of Killer Instinct Season 3, the returning boss from the very first installment, Eyedol! Eyedol will become available for Season 3 "Ultra Edition" on Jul 22nd, and Season 3 "Combo Breaker" July 29th. Now check out Eyedol's official gameplay reveal trailer from EVO '16!

July 16th, 2016
EVO '16: Garou: Mark of The Wolves Coming to PS4 & Vita With Online Play & Trophies

SNK made a surprise announcement at their EVO '16 panel today. One of the most highly-acclaimed, beloved 2D fighters by SNK is making its way to Playstation 4 and Vita in the future. Garou: Mark of the Wolves will join The Last Blade 2 on PS4 & Vita featuring Online Play, Trophy Support, and other modes. More details to be announced soon! An early version of the PS4 port is currently playable at EVO.

July 16th, 2016
Bandai Namco Hosting TEKKEN 7 and Soul Calibur 20th Anniversary Panel at SDCC '16

Hot on the heels of EVO, San Diego Comic-Con '16 is already next week (July 21-24)! Katsuhiro Harada, Michael Murray and Mark Julio will be in attendance on Friday, July 22nd at the Bandai Namco panel to talk about TEKKEN 7. A "special discussion" about Soul Calibur's 20th anniversary is also planned at the panel. Nothing is certain, but one would keep one's fingers crossed for possible announcements.  (Source: SRK, 8WayRun)

July 16th, 2016
Killer Instinct "Definitive Edition" and Shadow Lords Mode Coming Sept. 20th

Microsoft officially announced Killer Instinct: Definitive Edition for Xbox One which will arrive Sept. 20th. The Definitive Edition is exactly what it sounds like, featuring all 26 characters from all 3 seasons. The package also includes ports of KI1 & KI2, original soundtrack CD, and an exclusive gold Gargos skin, and will retail for $39.99. If you're interested, definitely check out the announce trailer for KI: Definitive Edition.
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