"Moving, be like water... Still, be like
a mirror... Respond like an echo."
22nd, 2017 Doctrine Dark Confirmed
for Arika's Secretive Fighting Game in New Teaser Trailer
In the form of a new teaser
trailer, Arika confirmed the return of yet another character who hasn't
appeared in a fighting game since the Street Fighter EX days. The
psychotic solider, Doctrine Dark, will return in Arika's mysterious fighting
game project (which still doesn't have an official title, but one of these we'll
be happy to tell you what the game is called). In the 16-second teaser trailer,
D. Dark dons a familiar appearance but appears to have upgraded his attire with
some cybernetic armor of sorts.
21st, 2017 The King of Fighters:
Destiny Continues with Episode 8
SNK uploaded the latest episode
of the 3D animated series The King of Fighters: Destiny on Youtube.
In "Episode 8
- Reception", Fighters come together for the KOF announcement event.
Veteran KOF icons such as: Athena, Kensou, Chin, Chang, and Choi also
make their first appearance. Several future fight scenes are also teased in this
21st, 2017 Dragon
Ball FighterZ TGS '17 Story Teaser Trailer Featuring Android 21, New
The TGS '17 story teaser trailer
of Dragon Ball FighterZ shows the first footage of the recently revealed
new character to the series, Android 21. The trailer reaffirms Dragon Ball Z
creator Akira Toriyama supervised (and had a part in) the creation of Android
21, as she will appear exclusively in Dragon Ball FighterZ by Bandai
Namco & Arc System Works. We also have some fresh DBFZ screenshots
featuring Yamcha and Tien Shinhan.
21st, 2017 Tekken
7 Version 1.07 is Live on Consoles & Steam, Full Patch Notes
If you loaded up TEKKEN 7
over the past day or so, you might've noticed "update 1.07" has
automatically downloaded to your system of choice. TEKKEN 7's update 1.07
reflects the recent "Version N" balance patch for the arcade version.
This update also adds a variety of new character artwork panels that you can use
for your customizations. You can currently view all of the new character
portraits, but they are not yet available for purchase on PSN/XBL/Steam. The
official full patch
notes are now live on Tekken.com. (Source:
Capcom released the Tokyo
Game Show '17 trailer for one of the six DLC characters confirmed for Marvel
VS Capcom: Infinite, Monster Hunter. Armed with a bow and a large sword,
this female Monster Hunter looks to have effective zoning projectiles and
powerful strikes. Check out her full character reveal trailer.
19th, 2017 "Between a Rock and
a Harada Place: The Massive Tekken Interview"
Gamasutra sat down with the
legendary Katsuhiro Harada, the man who has been working on TEKKEN since
its inception in 1994. There's a reason TEKKEN has lasted this long, and
remained a focus of the competitive fighting game community for over 2 decades.
offers a glimpse into the mind of Harada and the development of TEKKEN 7.
Among the many topics covered, are: eSports, streaming, crossover fighting
games, guest characters, input lag, and the methodical growth of the series over
the past 23 years. (Source:
Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite
releases worldwide today. Capcom
Unity outlined all of MVCI's offline and online modes in their latest
blog. Capcom previously announced six post-launch DLC characters, two of which
we knew were Black Panther and Sigma. We now know the identities of the next 4
DLC characters, and those are: Venom, Winter Soldier, Black Widow, and Monster
Hunter. No official DLC character prices or release dates have been announced
yet. (Source: Capcom
18th, 2017 Injustice
2 Raiden Gameplay Reveal Trailer
After the conclusion of
Sunday's Injustice 2 Pro Series tournament, NetherRealm Studios revealed
the gameplay trailer
for the second DLC character featured in Fighter Pack #2, Raiden. Joining
Sub-Zero, Raiden is the second Mortal Kombat guest character to appear in
Injustice 2. There will also be a DLC premiere skin for Raiden based on
the DC character, Black Lightning - which will change his voice, but the moveset
will remain the same.
17th, 2017 Dragon
Ball FighterZ Adds Brand New Character "Android 21" Along with
Yamcha & Tien Shinhan
3 new playable characters
have been announced for Dragon Ball FighterZ, including a brand new
character to the franchise (and designed by Akira Toriyama), Android
21. The new android is a scientist whose intellect equals that of Dr. Gero's.
Android 21 will play a big role in the game's story mode which tells a
"What if" story featuring Android 16. Furthermore, Yamcha and Tien
Shinhan will bring their awesome fighting skills to the fray. Read more details
on their fighting styles in the full article.
Arc System Works hasn't
shown much of Blazblue Cross Tag Battle since its debut trailer at EVO
2017. We finally have a new
trailer of the crossover 2D fighter today, which reveals Persona 4
Arena's Yosuke Hanamura and Linne from Under Night In-Birth. The
trailer also shows off some gameplay by Blazblue's Jin Kisaragi. Judging
by this trailer, you can likely expect future trailers to feature 1 character
from each series making their debut in Blazblue Cross Tag Battle.
15th, 2017 12 Additional MvC: Infinite
Character Tutorial Videos
Joining the 6 official Marvel
VS Capcom: Infinite character tutorials we posted on Wednesday, Capcom
released 12 additional mini character tutorial videos. This time, get a jump on
the competition early with basic tutorial
videos for: Strider Hiryu, Haggar, Gamora, Ghost Rider, Arthur, Zero,
Ultron, Hulk, Spencer, Dormammu, Hawkeye, and Chris Redfield.
Joining Street Fighter
and TEKKEN, some new fighting game-themed Funko Pop figures have been announced.
Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite and Mortal Kombat X will each be getting
their own line of figures. For the MVCI line: Strider Hiryu, MegaMan X,
Chun-Li (based on her SF2 ending), Rocket Raccoon, Gamora, Ultron, Sigma, and
Captain Marvel are confirmed. MKX figures include: Sub-Zero, Scorpion,
Liu Kang, Kitana, Raiden, and Goro. As always, there will be some variant colors
and rare chase figures as well.
14th, 2017 The King of Fighters:
Destiny Episode 7 Now on Youtube
SNK posted a new episode
of the 3D animated series The King of Fighters: Destiny on Youtube today.
In "Episode 7
- Memories", Terry tails Angelina to search for more information about
Geese Howard. He stumbles upon Angelina being threatened by Matt, who is one of
Geese's followers. If you haven't seen previous episodes, you can watch all of
them in the article.
13th, 2017 MvC: Infinite
Official Character Tutorial Videos for Morrigan, Megaman X, Ryu, Captain Marvel
Ready or not... Marvel
VS Capcom: Infinite is less than a week away from release. Capcom has
released a variety of official character tutorial videos
to prepare players before they kick off their MVCI training next Tuesday.
The tutorial videos cover special and super moves, and each video features 1 basic
and 1 advanced combo for each character. The characters covered so far include:
Morrigan, Megaman X, Ryu, Captain Marvel, Captain America, and Iron Man.