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"Correct a fool and he will hate you; correct a wise man and he will appreciate you."
February 16th, 2020 Rare Video of Norimaro's Hilarious MSH Vs. Street Fighter Motion Capture by Japanese Comedian Noritake Kinashi
Norimaro is a beloved fighting game guest character appearing only in the Japan versions of Marvel Super Heroes Vs. Street Fighter. The character was the hilarious result of a collaboration between Japanese comedian, Noritake Kinashi, and Capcom's design team for 1997's Marvel Super Heroes Vs.
Street Fighter. In a
rare video posted on Twitter by @felineki, the Japanese comic is seen doing the actual motion capture used in the making of Norimaro's 2D sprite in the game.
On Valentine's Day, PlayStation.Blog posted a feature all about Street Fighter V: Champion Edition's Seth. The blog reveals some interesting fun facts & notes from Capcom's development team, along with never-before-seen official
concept artwork of the all new "female" version of Seth. Chief Director of Street Fighter V, Takayuki Nakayama, also offers some interesting trivia about Seth's updated design.
Capcom has posted the full notes for Street Fighter V: Champion Edition's day one release patch (version 5.012), showing overall battle adjustments and character specific changes. Here's a convenient link to the full
patch notes from Capcom. Alongside the launch of the game, new character and returning SFIV boss, Seth, is now playable in the "definitive version" of SFV.
Just over 1 week ago, Granblue Fantasy Versus launched in Japan on Monday, February 3rd, 2020. Famitsu reported that GBVS on PS4 was the top-selling video game in Japan last week, during the time period of February 3rd - February 9th, 2020. With an estimated 86,248 copies sold since launch, Granblue
Fantasy Versus had one of the strongest opening weeks for a modern fighting game in recent memory. GBVS even outsold Dragon Ball FighterZ (68,000) at
February 12th, 2020 TEKKEN 7 Balance Update 3.21 Full Patch Notes, Leroy Nerfs
Bandai Namco kept their promise and released the second part of Leroy balance patch ahead of schedule! TEKKEN 7 Version 3.21 will release on Steam, PS4 and XB1 today, and
"Round 2" of Leroy nerfs are HERE:Full Patch Notes. While many TEKKEN 7 players have been enjoying learning Leroy's awesome Wing Chun and ultra-damaging combos, it's safe to say a handful of players also have been discouraged from playing the game recently due to Leroy's broken-ness.
February 10th, 2020 Kefla Announced for Dragon Ball FighterZ Season 3, Ultra Instinct Goku Gameplay Reveal
Following the Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour grand finals, the game's producer Tomoko Hiroki went onstage to announce Kefla for Season 3, and debuted the first gameplay footage of Ultra Instinct Goku. The
Season 3 Reveal Trailer also confirms 3 additional (unannounced) DLC characters will be released alongside Kefla and Ultra Instinct Goku in Season 3. Ultra Instinct Goku will become playable in Spring 2020. Watch the full Season 3 Reveal Trailer inside!
During this weekend's 2020 Japan Amusement Expo, Arc System Works hosted Guilty Gear -STRIVE- gameplay
exhibition featuring some pro-level players. Series creator Daisuke Ishiwatari and battle director Akira Katano were in attendance alongside GGXrd pros FAB, Samitto, Roy, and Ain. While GGStrive looks stunning and players who've tried the early build are enjoying it, many have reacted
negatively towards the game's plain UI. The devs have confirmed this is just a placeholder...
February 9th, 2020 Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds Z-Assist Select in Season 3, Enabling 3 Assist Attacks Per Character
A major update is on the way to Dragon Ball Fighter Z for Season 3. Very similar to Marvel Vs. Capcom 2's assist system, DBFZ Season 3's upcoming "Z-Assist Select" features 3 different assist attacks per character. In an official Season 3 Battle Update trailer, Dragon Ball
FighterZ producer Tomoko Hiroki talks about the upcoming gameplay update. The reveal
trailer shows footage of the Z-Assist Select System on the character select screen and includes a gameplay demonstration as well.
Granblue Fantasy Versus launched today on PS4 in Japan, as fans with Japanese PSN accounts are currently enjoying and learning more about Arc System Works' shiny new 2.5D fighter. One of the new interesting features discovered in GBVS is a "fighting game slang"
Glossary section, explaining well-known terminology for high-level gameplay tech... terms made popular by typical FGC conversations. "Okizeme?", "Buffering?", "Meaty?" Rushdown that shit and let ASW teach you the ropes!
February 5th, 2020 EVO 2020 Official Games Lineup Revealed
Veteran EVO tournament organizer, Joey "Mr. Wizard" Cuellar, revealed the official
games lineup headlining EVO 2020: TEKKEN 7, SFV: CE, Granblue Fantasy Versus, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Soul Calibur VI, Samurai Shodown, UNICLR, and Smash Ultimate. In addition, to celebrate the game's 20th anniversary, EVO 2020 will host a special Marvel
Vs. Capcom 2 tournament. Former EVO champs Justin Wong, Duc Do, Sanford Kelly and IFC|Yipes will be invited to compete in a 8-man tournament.
February 3rd, 2020 SFV: Champion Edition Free Trial with 39 Characters Now Available on PlayStation 4 and Steam, Ends Sunday
Starting today, Capcom is giving fans a chance to try out Street Fighter V: Champion Edition with all 39 characters available for a full week! The SFV: Champion Editionfree trial is currently free to download on PlayStation 4 and Steam and will be available from Monday, February 3rd all the way until Sunday, February 9th, 2020. Once again, the full game will be available for purchase for $30 and includes 40 characters, 34 stages, and 200+ costumes.
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With a new English version
trailer, XSEED Games announced Arc System Works' Granblue Fantasy Versus is releasing in North America on March 3rd, 2020. There will be both
a Standard ($59.99) and Premium ($79.99) Edition of the game available at launch. Like the international versions, the physical North America Premium Edition includes an art book, soundtrack, color pack DLC, avatar set, exclusive PS4 theme, special content for the mobile game, and premium box with exclusive art.
January 31st, 2020 SFV: Champion Edition Seth Moveset Official Preview, Tanden Engine Showcase Videos 4 & 5
Capcom released a full 15-minute video preview of Street Fighter V: Champion Edition's Seth, showing off much more of the returning SFIV boss's moveset. Capcom's Matthew Edwards (The Street Writer) and Kim1234 provide their commentary throughout the video, explaining more about Seth's all new
incarnation in SFV. In addition, check out Seth's Tanden Engine Showcase
videos 4 & 5, where Seth installs the moves of Birdie, Karin, Zangief, Balrog, Blanka, F.A.N.G, Cody & Poison.