"Soul Calibur Sixu, Samurai Spiritsu,
Tekken 7 Season Two-ururu..."
"You dare not
23rd, 2018 Dragon
Ball FighterZ Free Update Adds New Galactic Arena Stage & Halloween
Avatars / Colors
Dragon Ball FighterZ is
getting a free update on September 26th, adding new Z
Capsules with "Halloween-themed" character colors, lobby avatars, and stamps.
These will be unlockable only for a limited time until the
end of November. Check out official screenshots
from Bandai Namco showing some of the new content. (And yes, that blue
cat/fox-themed Goku costume is based off of DBFZ EVO '18 winner, SonicFox.)
Also coming in the free update is a new stage called
23rd, 2018 Fighting
Vipers to be Playable in Upcoming Yakuza Spin-off, Project Judge
The latest project by the
development team behind the Yakuza series is a game called Project
Judge. Past Yakuza games have featured a variety of playable Sega
arcade classics within them, including Virtua Fighter 5 in Yakuza 6.
A spin-off of the Yakuza series, Project Judge will include a
playable fighting game considered to be a spin-off of the Virtua Fighter
series... 1995's Fighting
Vipers. Project Judge is set to release on PS4 in Japan on December
13th, 2018, followed by a Western release sometime in 2019.
22nd, 2018 Soul
Calibur VI Online Network Test on PS4 / XB1 Takes Place Sept.
28th, 2018, Controls Guide
If you enjoy fighting
games on your PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, get ready to try out Soul Calibur VI
online next weekend! Bandai Namco announced a Soul Calibur VI network
test / beta which takes place Sept. 28th (8am PST) and runs until Sept. 30th
(8pm PST). The network test is free and open to all PS4 & XB1 users. Just
download the SC6 network test on PSN or XBL Sept. 27th and login on Sept.
28th to test out Ranked Match. The network test will have 15 characters and 9
21st, 2018 Soul
Calibur VI TGS '18 Gameplay Featuring Azwel, Astaroth, Lizard Man, Story
& Creation Modes
New Soul Calibur 6
gameplay footage from Tokyo Game Show '18 has arrived. French Youtuber Hayate
Ein was able to get his hands on the "final" version of the game
early, as his latest videos
walk us through the game's main menu and Libra of Soul mode. In story mode,
the player ran into Lizard Man (with his returning / updated moveset), hinting
that Lizard Man could be a playable character. Also take a
look at the first raw gameplay footage of Azwel and Astaroth!
21st, 2018 Dragon
Ball FighterZ Android 17 Reveal Trailer, Screenshots & Character Artwork
Today, Bandai Namco
released the first screenshots of Android 17 in Dragon Ball FighterZ, in
addition to his official character artwork.
as Android 17's release date goes, there's still no official word from Bandai
Namco (but we'll keep you updated). However, Cooler is set to arrive as DLC on
September 28th. Considering all other DLC characters for DBFZ released in
pairs, it's very possible Android 17 will also join the game on Sept. 28th.
[UPDATE] Android 17 reveal trailer added!
20th, 2018 DOA6
New Screens & Character Renders for Ayane, Marie Rose, Bayman & Honoka
+ TGS '18 Gameplay
Koei Tecmo released
official character renders and 19 screenshots
of 4 of the latest characters to be revealed for Dead or Alive 6: Ayane,
Marie Rose, Bayman, and Honoka. The latest batch of DOA6 screens is the
most vibrant yet, showing off the new "Jurassic Park-meets-water-park"
stage, Lost Paradise. Additionally, check out 7 minutes of new DOA6
gameplay footage from Tokyo Game Show 2018, showing an updated character select
screen, in-game menus, and the Lost Paradise stage.
20th, 2018 PlayStation Classic
Console Coming This December, Pre-Loaded with 20 Games Including Tekken
Sony is joining the retro
"mini-console" craze with their announcement of the PlayStation
Classic, a mini PS1 console pre-loaded with 20 games. The console is 45% smaller
than the original PS1, includes an HDMI output, 2 replica classic controllers,
and comes pre-loaded with 20 legendary PS1 titles, including TEKKEN 3.
Check out the official announce
trailer for an up-close look at the mini-console and its features.
PlayStation Classic will launch December 3rd, 2018 for $100.
The latest issue of
V-Jump has confirmed earlier rumors that Android 17 is coming to Dragon Ball
FighterZ as the game's next DLC fighter. The scan
from V-Jump shows the first images and artwork of Android 17, in addition to a
new stage called "The Space Arena". Confirmed special moves for 17
include his "Barrier Explosion", "Super Electric Stike", and
"End Game". According to V-Jump, Android 17 will be added to the game
later this month.
19th, 2018 SFV:
Arcade Edition Customizable Dojo Stage / Community Hubs Coming September
Capcom announced a free
(and customizable) Dojo stage coming to Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition.
To receive the stage, players just need to register their SFV account on
the official Shadaloo C.R.I. website. Players can then customize the stage
visually with a variety of objects - unlockable completing certain tasks. Dojo
also act as a community hub, with dojo "Grand Masters" being able to
invite other members who can earn points for the dojo. Dojos
will also have their own rankings.
18th, 2018 Soul
Calibur VI Raphael Reveal Trailer, Artwork, Screenshots & Character
Along with Cervantes, the
existence of Raphael in Soul Calibur VI was leaked earlier this month via
screen captures. Tonight, Bandai Namco has officially revealed Raphael with a
new gameplay trailer. Sporting a new gentlemanly look, the potentially "youngest"
version of Raphael to appear in a Soul Calibur game demonstrates a mix of new
and old techniques from his iconic moveset. Watch Raphael's official reveal trailer
to see Soul Calibur VI's flamboyant rapier-user in motion.
17th, 2018 New Darkstalkers
and Halloween 2018 Costumes Coming to SFV:
Fighter V: Arcade Edition has built a reputation as fighting game rich with
"fan-service" costumes, with tons of throwbacks to classic titles.
With the original line of Darkstalkers-themed costumes becoming an
instant hit with SFV players, Capcom is releasing 3 more costumes
based on everyone's favorite horror-themed 2D fighter. In this new set of DLC
costumes, Menat goes full cat-girl with her Felicia cosplay, Ed channels the
vampire spirit of Demitri, and Chun-Li becomes a very well-known succubus.
12th, 2018 Soul
Calibur VI Cervantes Reveal Trailer, Screenshots, Artwork & Character
Earlier this month, both
Cervantes and Raphael were confirmed for Soul Calibur VI via leak... but
today, Bandai Namco is ready to "officially" reveal Cervantes with the
release of his gameplay reveal trailer. Cervantes, "the Shell of a Proud
Man", returns in Soul Calibur VI with his iconic dual swords:
Archeron & Nirvana. Cervantes's official reveal trailer
takes us through his new combos and shows off his devastating and stylish
Critical Edge super move.
12th, 2018 NeoGeo Mini
International Now Available for Pre-Order in North America
Pre-orders have opened up
for SNK's NEOGEO Mini International. You can now pre-order the stylish NEOGEO
Mini system which features a working 3.5 screen and comes with 40 games, an HDMI
cable, game pad, and panel stickers for $109. Amazon states the system will be
released on October 15th, 2018. SNK also released a launch trailer
for the NEOGEO Mini International, outlining all of its features.
Bandai Namco's latest
trailer for Soul Calibur VI is all about modes, which the game seems to
have plenty of. The 4-minute trailer
reveals brand new footage of Character Creation, the game's two Story
modes, and Museum - which showcases concept artwork, character/weapon profiles,
music, and more. On the topic of music, you might've noticed the trailer itself
features some remixes of classic tracks of the series, which are likely to
appear in SC6 in some form.
11th, 2018 DOA6
Trailer Confirms Ayane, Marie Rose, Bayman, Honoka, Nyotengu & Phase-4,
Releases Feb. 15th, 2019
Koei Tecmo's latest DOA6
trailer confirms the return of 6 characters from the prequel and reveals the
game's release date, February 15th, 2019. Just under 2-minutes long, the new trailer
confirms the return of Ayane, Marie Rose, Bayman, Nyotengu & Phase-4 in DOA6.
According to the trailer's description, Nyotengu is a pre-order bonus character
for the PS4 version, and Phase-4 will "return as a DLC character" for
people who buy the Digital Deluxe edition.
10th, 2018 SNK Announces New Samurai
Shodown for 2019, Announce Trailer + HD Screenshots
And it's NOT PACHINKO! :)
As promised, SNK has announced a brand new game... and it's one that long-time
SNK fans have been waiting for. A new Samurai Spirits (or as we know it in the
West, Samurai Shodown) is planned for a 2019 release on PS4. The game features a
new style of 3D graphics using the Unreal Engine, and looks to retain the look
and feel of the original 2D series. The announce
trailer shows the return of several fan-favorites from the original cast!
[UPDATE] HD screenshots added!