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17th, 2018 SoulCalibur VI -
"Souls and Swords: The Rise of SoulCalibur" Video
Documentary - Part 2
As the highly-anticipated
release of SoulCalibur VI is nearly upon us, Bandai Namco America uploaded PART 2 of their Soul Calibur documentary / retrospective
about the iconic 3D
weapon-based fighting series. PART 2 of this video documentary
brings back well-known fighting game players: Maximillian, Aris, Kayane,
Markman, LinkRKC, and Bibulous, who talk about the Soul Calibur competitive scene,
the evolution of the series, and why they're excited about SoulCalibur VI.
17th, 2018 SoulCalibur VI
Features / Game Modes English Trailer
Today, Bandai Namco
released the English version of their Soul Calibur VI Features / Game
Modes trailer. It's very
similar to the Japanese version of the trailer, showing a preview of the
single-player and multi-player modes available in the game at launch, including:
Soul Chronicle, Libra of Soul, Character Creation, Museum, and Online Battle.
16th, 2018 Guilty Gear / BlazBlue
Official Backpacks, Smartphone Cases Designed by SuperGroupies
designers, SuperGroupies, are doing a collaboration with Arc System Works to
make official backpacks, cardigans, and smartphone cases based on Guilty Gear
Xrd REV 2 and BlazBlue: Central Fiction designs. Take a look at this
ultra-stylish Arc System Works-themed apparel,
including Sol Badguy, Ky Kiske, Ragna The Bloodedge, and Jin Kisaragi-inspired backpacks
(sporting an appropriate number of belts and even character crests).
The latest issue of
Famitsu has confirmed BlazBlue Central Fiction: Special Edition is coming
to Nintendo Switch on February 7th, 2019 in Japan. So far, what we know about BBCF:
Special Edition on Switch is that it will come packed with the DLC
characters from the previous console releases, including: Jubei, Susanoo, Mai
Natsume and Es. No further details have been announced thus far. BlazBlue:
Central Fiction was originally released in arcades in 2015, on PS4/PS3 in
2017, and on Steam in 2018.
Fans of the 2D character
illustrations from TEKKEN 7 and TEKKEN Tag Tournament 2 should
immediately recognize the vibrant artwork of Junny, who recently completed two
amazing SoulCalibur VI illustrations. These "group" character illustrations
are a homage to official SoulCalibur artworks from 1998-1999, featuring a
"heroes" and "villains" side. The heroes side features Kilik,
Sophitia, Maxi, Xianghua & Groh, while the villains side has Nightmare, Ivy,
Astaroth, Inferno & Lizard Man.
12th, 2018 A Closer Look at the SoulCalibur VI
Bandai Namco released a video
showing the contents of the Soul Calibur 6
Collector's Edition for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Once again, the Collector's
Edition comes with a 12" inch Sophitia Alexandra statue, a 120 page art
book, CD compilation soundtrack, a metal case cover with built in soundbox, and
the standard version of the game. The Collector's
Edition retails for $149.99 and is currently available for pre-order in the Bandai
Namco Store, and on Amazon, Best Buy & Gamestop.
9th, 2018 SoulCalibur VI -
"Souls and Swords: The Rise of SoulCalibur" Video
Bandai Namco Entertainment
America uploaded a 13-minute Soul Calibur documentary / retrospective about the iconic 3D
weapon-based fighting series. The first installment of this video documentary
features several well-known Soul Calibur players, including: Kayane, Aris,
Markman, LinkRKC and Bibulous, who recall their fondest Soul Calibur memories and
note some of their favorite aspects of the game.
6th, 2018 DOA6
Mila, Tina & Bass Reveal Trailer, Character Renders
Koei Tecmo's latest
trailer for Dead or Alive 6 reveals 3 returning characters, Mila, who
debuted in DOA5, and two series originals: Tina and Bass Armstrong.
Alongside new gameplay of the 3 revealed fighters, the new trailer
introduces a new wrestling ring stage called "The Muscle," and shows a
few short cinematic scenes from the game's story mode. Also just in are
full-size character renders for Mila, Tina, and Bass.
4th, 2018 SoulCalibur VI Inferno Reveal Trailer, Official Artwork, Screenshots &
The return of Soul
Calibur and SoulCalibur 2's sinister boss has been confirmed. This
morning, Bandai Namco officially revealed Inferno by posting his SoulCalibur
6 reveal trailer.
According to early reports, Inferno will be an unlockable playable character by
completing a certain point in Soul Calibur 6's Soul Chronicle story mode.
Using Soul Edge, Inferno appears to borrow some of Nightmare's attacks but shows
some of his own ultra-powerful attacks in the trailer.
If you were an
"arcade kid" in the 90's, you remember the huge impact when a new Mortal
Kombat came out. Using digitized graphics and real-life actors, the early
Mortal Kombat series was ahead of its time technologically and, of course,
boldly pushing the boundaries of censorship with extreme violence and gore. Some
rare "behind the
scenes" footage of the making of Mortal Kombat, MK2, MK3,
and MK4 has surfaced online, showing the original actors in costume performing their
2nd, 2018 Fighting
EX Layer Meets Sales Expectations on PS4, Development Shifting to Steam
& Arcade Version
It's easy for some gamers
to forget that game developers are people. In this era, the long-term
success of a fighting game depends on not only initial launch sales, but
continued support by the community via Season Passes and DLC. Arika recently opened
up about the success of Fighting EX Layer on Twitter and Facebook,
stating the PS4 version met sales expectations (as they were able to release
Vulcano Rosso & Pullum as free DLC characters), but was not a
"jackpot" in terms of sales.
28th, 2018 Soul
Calibur VI Movelists for All Characters in the Beta
Are you enjoying Soul
Calibur VI beta on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One? We certainly are (when it
finds an opponent). Soul Calibur VI makes things very accommodating for
beginners by design, but becomes a much more enjoyable and deeper game when you
know what you're doing. That said, stop reading this and start studying these
from PrimaGames for all 16 playable characters in the beta version!
27th, 2018 "The
Fight is Real" SoulCalibur VI Spot Features Producer Okubo with U.S.A. Olympic Fencer
Bandai Namco posted a new
Soul Calibur VI spot featuring producer Motohiro Okubo with U.S.A.
Olympic team Fencer and bronze medallist, Miles Chamley-Watson. In this unique
video presentation, the two discuss the art of real fencing, which leads to
Okubo-san talking about the inspiration behind Raphael Sorel's design and
moveset in Soul Calibur VI. In the video,
Okubo-san and Miles even have a duel in both Olympic-style fencing and Soul
27th, 2018 Female Skullomania Joins
SNK Heroines as Guest
As fighting game fans in
are living in a time of infinite possibilities when it comes to crossovers. The
collaboration of SNK and Arika was unveiled back in August, with Terry Bogard
confirmed as an upcoming character in Fighting EX Layer. Today, SNK
announced that a female version of Skullomania will be joining SNK Heroines:
Tag Team Frenzy as a future DLC guest character. Without further ado, watch
the reveal trailer
for "Lady Skullomania".
Capcom is continuing
their trend of releasing classic / throwback costumes in SFV: Arcade Edition.
In Extra Battle mode, a new Mech Zangief costume will soon be unlockable for
Zangief; and in Fighting Chance, players can earn a "classic" SF2
look for Vega. For the Mech Zangief costume, players must login weekly starting
Sept. 27th to earn all 4 pieces of the costume, costing 2,500 in-game Fight
Money with each attempt. Take a look at some official screenshots
of the new costumes.
The latest build of Dead
or Alive 6 was present at Tokyo Game Show '18 and featured playable versions
of four of the latest characters to be announced for DOA6: Ayane, Marie Rose,
Bayman, and Honoka. Here's a roundup of the latest DOA6gameplay
(nearly 2 hours of footage), including some footage of a special exhibition
tournament held by Koei Tecmo.