• Red Bull Announces Ultra Street Fighter IV Invitational

    Last week, an interesting website was brought to our attention by Mad Catz’ Mark “MarkMan” Julio that appeared to promote some sort of fighting game event by energy drink manufacturer and burgeoning competitive gaming organization Red Bull. A short teaser video hinted that the affair would involve Ultra Street Fighter IV, but nothing indicated whether this would be a traditio ...

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  • Marvelo Shares Some Odds and Ends for Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3’s Strider Hiryu

    When you’ve been cranking out quality Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 videos for as long as Marvelo has, it’s only reasonable that there would be some odds and ends that never quite saw release. If you’re not familiar with Marvelo’s past contributions to the game’s knowledge base, these “leftovers” might come off as less-than-useful, but as soon as the footage starts rolling, yo ...

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  • Tune Into Tekken Crash Returns Later Tonight for Your First Look at Tekken 7’s Shaheen

    Tekken Crash…wow, it’s been some time since we’ve heard that name. As Tekken Tag Tournament 2’s tournament support dwindled over the past few years, programs dedicated entirely to the popular series went the way of the buffalo as well, but that’s all going to change thanks to Tekken 7. Later tonight, Tekken will once again find a home on television via the aptly named Tekken Crash Returns.

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  • Ask a Ryu Player: How do you start a fighting game scene?

    Editor’s note: This article was originally posted on Patrick Miller’s personal blog, but he has graciously given us permission to repost it here on Shoryuken. It’s an informative, funny read, so if you want to see more of this column in the future, let him know! First off, I play Ryu and that means I can read minds, so I figured I’d take a shot at writing an advice column.

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  • Make the Most of Thor’s Mighty Punish in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3

    Getting grabbed by Thor’s Mighty Punish in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is definitely not something to celebrate, and thanks to this technology from e mc, there’s even more reason to fear the Asgardian’s grapple. It seems that if you DHC into Doctor Strange at just the right moment during Thor’s hyper animation, the Sorceror Supreme can keep the combo going until it–dependin ...

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  • Killer Instinct’s Omen Launch Bundled with Numerous Balance Changes

    Similar to previous character releases, Omen’s Killer Instinct debut will becombined with a number of changes to both the core gameplay mechanics and balance adjustments for the rest of the cast. Iron Galaxy Studio’s Kraig “Klaige” Kujawa recently took to the Ultra-Combo forums to share these tweaks with the players who congregate there, providing a nice look at how the title ...

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  • Dead or Alive 5 Last Round’s PC Release Pushed Back to March 30

    The upcoming PC version of Dead or Alive 5 Last Round is a boon to 3D fighting game fans on a platform traditionally devoid of them. That said, it seems that those who’re looking to get the game on Steam will have to wait a bit longer than expected. Originally slated to arrive on the same day as the console versions of the game, Last Round for PC will now launch on March 30, ...

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  • Jason “Mew2King” Zimmerman Finally Leaves Empire Arcadia

    Jason “Mew2King” Zimmerman (right) with Empire Arcadia’s Isaiah “Triforce” Johnson (Image courtesy of Robert Paul) Sound the trumpets, alert the people, Jason “Mew2King” Zimmerman has parted ways with Empire Arcadia. This news comes from the man himself, posted via Reddit and describing the circumstances that led to this decision.

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  • Iron Galaxy Studios Shows Off Killer Instinct’s Omen at Frosty Faustings VII

    At the recently concluded Frosty Faustings VII, Iron Galaxy Studios’ Adam “Keits” Heart and Isaac “Delriach” Torres hosted a special on-stream demonstration of Killer Instinct’s newest character, Omen. During the exhibition, they invited select players to play the Herald of Gargos against one of their own testers, who would donate money to the prize ...

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  • Bandai Namco’s Katsuhiro Harada Wants to Develop a Fighting Game Mega Crossover

    Image via Edge Throughout fighting game history, numerous developers have mixed together separate franchises in huge, fan-enticing crossovers. Marvel vs. Capcom, Capcom vs. SNK, Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe…the list goes on and on. But what if someone were to step in and broker an insane mash-up of series from multiple studios as a call-back to the genre’s roots in the 80s a ...

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