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(Quarter 3 - 2012)

September 30th, 2012
Upcoming Patch for SF3: 3rd Strike Online

Iron Galaxy (developer for SF3: 3rd Strike Online) has announced plans for an upcoming title update for the game. The patch will address a wide variety of issues based on player feedback, including: Improved netcode, better matchmaking options, various graphical fixes and other bug fixes. Here's the full list of changes.

September 28th, 2012
More TTT2 Tutorials by AvoidingThePuddle

AvoidingthePuddle has continued their TTT2 video tutorial series. In their latest videos, Aris runs through some of the more advanced strategies and techniques in the game, such as: Defensive play styles, button buffering, evasive raw tagging, and Korean back dash. Understanding these concepts will definitely improve your game.

September 28th, 2012
Project X Zone - Fighting Game Characters Gameplay

Capcom, Namco and Sega fighting game characters all in one game? That's right! The first video of a new series of promotional gameplay videos of PXZ features: Ryu, Ken, Juri, Jin Kazama, Ling Xaioyu, Akira Yuki, Pai and Dural. Project X Zone hits the 3DS in Japan on October 11th. No word yet on a localized version.

September 27th, 2012
First Look at the Neo Geo X Gold Handheld

For the first time ever, take an actual look at the Neo Geo X handheld in motion! This video demo shows Real Bout Fatal Fury Special being played on the system. As you can tell by the sound, the "clicky" D-pad resembles the classic NGPC's. For details on the NGX system, check out the official press release from back in August.

September 26th, 2012
Injustice Collector's Edition Revealed

If you're excited about Injustice: Gods Among Us, the newly announced collectors edition should peak your interest. Retailing for $99, this limited edition includes a 25cm tall statue of Batman & Wonder Woman, steelbook case, 2 issues of a new DC Comic series, and 3 DLC skins for Superman, Batman & Wonder Woman.

September 25th, 2012
Dead or Alive 5 & MVC: Origins Released Today

Today brings 2 new fighting game releases, Dead or Alive 5 and Marvel VS Capcom: Origins on Playstation Network (coming to Xbox Live tomorrow). As always, you can expect a full TFG review for both of these titles in the near future. If you're picking up either of these games today (or both?).... Enjoy!

September 24th, 2012
Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus Release Date

At TGS '12, Arc System Works confirmed the Japanese release date for the PSN/XBL port of Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus. The game will drop on October 24th, retailing for 1500 yen (about $18) on PSN, 1200 MSP on XBLA. The later update that will bring the game up to the AC+R revision is still unannounced.

September 23rd, 2012
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle TGS Trailer

Today, Namco Bandai released the official TGS '12 trailer for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle! Also check out some additional "over the shoulder" gameplay footage. This new trailer features characters such as: Jotaro Kujo, Wham, Gyro Zeppeli, Noriaki Kakyoin, Guido Mista, and Jean Pierre Polnareff.

September 22nd, 2012
TFG's Full Review of Tekken Tag Tournament 2

TFG's exclusive review of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is now online! Enjoy reading one of the most comprehensive reviews of TTT2 you can find anywhere, and be sure to tell your friends to check it out as well. Get ready for the next battle!

September 22nd, 2012
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Online Movelist Updated

TKmove.com, the convenient online TTT2 Movelist / Reference Guide was just updated with all of the bonus & DLC characters! The newer character movelists don't feature video previews yet, but "new" moves are conveniently highlighted. A free mobile version of this online guide is also available on iOS and Android.

September 20th, 2012 [UPDATE]
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle TGS Footage

New gameplay footage of CyberConnect2 & Namco Bandai's upcoming title, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle, has been unveiled at TGS '12! Even though the team claimed back in July that the game "isn't a fighting game", the latest gameplay footage once again suggests otherwise. 

September 20th, 2012 [UPDATED]
Injustice TGS '12 Trailer & Screens, Release Date

NetherRealm Studios just released the TGS '12 trailer for Injustice: Gods Among Us. While this short trailer doesn't reveal anything entirely new, it's focued on super moves and stage interactions. Additionally, 3 new HD screenshots for the game were revealed. NetherRealm also announced Injustice will be released April 2013!

September 19th, 2012 [UPDATE]
Tekken Tag 2 New Item Moves Trailer

At Tokyo Game Show '12, Namco Bandai revealed a new Tekken Tag Tournament 2 trailer showcasing a variety of new customize items which enable new "item moves". Namco hasn't issued an official statement yet, but it's suggested that these are unlockable (and possibly DLC) customization items.

September 19th, 2012
SF X Tekken PS Vita TGS '12 Trailer

Capcom released a new trailer for the PS Vita version of Street Fighter X Tekken at Tokyo Game Show '12. The full-featured portable version of the game is set to be released on October 23rd, 2012.

September 19th, 2012
Dead or Alive 5 Launch Trailer

Today, Tecmo Koei released the official launch trailer for Dead or Alive 5. The trailer, just under 2 minutes long, shows a lot of gameplay footage with a little story mode mixed in. DOA5 will be released September 25th in North America, Sept. 27th in Japan, and the 28th in Europe.

September 19th, 2012
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 New DLC Character Trailers

TekkenChannel has released the official character trailers for the 6 upcoming DLC characters in Tekken Tag 2. Starting October 9th, these "time release" characters will become available on your copy of TTT2 after an automatic online update. In addition, new trailers previewing each of the 4 new stages were released! Read More>>

September 19th, 2012
TTT2 Free DLC Set for Release on October 9th

Famitsu confirmed that the upcoming free DLC for TTT2 will begin releasing on Oct. 9th, 2012! This includes 4 new stages and the 6 bonus characters: Unknown, Violet, Dr. B., Slim Bob, Sebastian & Miharu. Namco released character renders of the newcomers along with 20 screens featuring the new fighters & stages!

September 18th, 2012
Microsoft Renews Killer Instinct Trademark

Microsoft has announced that they've renewed the Killer Instinct trademark on Play XBLA. While this doesn't confirm any new KI games are on the way, the announcement alone raises some eyebrows. Let the speculation begin... Killer Instinct HD with online play? Killer Instinct Collection? Killer Instinct 3? Or something else?

September 18th, 2012
TTT2 Video Tutorials by AvoidingThePuddle

If you're aiming to improve your skills in Tekken Tag Tournament 2, I recommend you check out AvoidingthePuddle's newest TTT2 tutorials. In their latest tutorial videos, Aris explains the many features of TTT2's elaborate Practice Mode, and also demonstrates how to do an Inbound Running Move.

September 17th, 2012
DOA5 - Pai Chan & Gen Fu Screenshots

Team Ninja released six new Dead or Alive 5 screenshots featuring recently revealed characters Gen Fu and Pai Chan of Virtua Fighter fame. Also be sure to visit TFG's DOA5 profile for all of the most recent (and highest quality) DOA5 screenshots.

September 15th, 2012
Under Night In-Birth Final Pre-Release Trailer

Check out the final pre-release trailer for French Bread's upcoming 2D fighter, Under Night In-Birth. The game is set to be released in Japanese arcades next Thursday on September 20th. Thanks goes to Jourdal for the upload.

September 14th, 2012
DOA5 Character Renders for Mila, Pai & Gen Fu

New Dead or Alive 5 character renders have been released for the most recently confirmed characters: Mila, Gen Fu & Pai Chan. Also check out the latest "I'm a Fighter" images featuring Helena, Lisa & Mila.

September 14th, 2012
TTT2 Tutorial #4: Combos, Tag Assault, Rage, etc.

LevelUpYourGame has released their latest tutorial video for Tekken Tag Tournament 2. In Episode #4, the LUYG crew fully explain ton of different gameplay topics, such as: The Combo System, Tag Assault System, the Rage/Netsu System, red life management, Tag Crash, and more!

September 14th, 2012
More Free SFXT Costumes for Vita Version

Capcom has released the final set of screenshots which reveal new alternate costumes Street Fighter X Tekken. As stated before, these costumes are included in Vita version (for free), and will also unlock the costumes on your PS3 version.

September 13th, 2012
TTT2 - New DLC Characters Gameplay Footage

SFXTruth uploaded additional gameplay footage of the recently revealed 6 upcoming DLC characters for Tekken Tag Tournament 2, which producer Harada has stated are free of charge. Full cinematic endings have also been confirmed for these characters (which SFXTruth also posted). *Spoiler Warning*

September 13th, 2012
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 - Wii U Edition Trailer

Here's the TGS 2012 trailer for the upcoming Wii U Edition of TTT2. As shown in the trailer, the Wii U version will feature Mushroom Battle mode, where fighters collect power-ups. Exclusive costumes based on Nintendo characters have also been confirmed. TTT2: Wii U Edition becomes available on December 8th... Read More>>

September 12th, 2012
TTT2 - Video Footage of Upcoming DLC Fighters

Today, Tekken series producer Harada released video footage of 4 of the 6 recently leaked Tekken Tag Tournament 2 DLC fighters. This 3-minute video shows new characters: Miharu, Slim Bob, Sebastian, and Dr. Boskonovitch in action for the first time!

September 11th, 2012 [UPDATE]
DOA5 - Mila Character Reveal Trailer, Screens

The first trailer for new Dead or Alive 5 character, Mila, was released today! Mila is an up-and-coming MMA fighter, utilizing fast strikes and ground grapples respectively. Her reveal trailer shows off some of her moves, storyline, and also debuts a new stage. Team Ninja also released 6 HD screenshots of Mila!

September 11th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 World Tekken Federation Website

If you picked up Tekken Tag Tournament 2 today, you're probably excited about the innovative statistics tracking feature, World Tekken Federation. Namco has opened the World Tekken Federation website today, although the main features are not currently implemented. However, you can register and get things started!

September 9th, 2012
Street Fighter Monopoly Revealed, Sells Out Fast

Capcom recently revealed the Monopoly board game based on the Street Fighter franchise. Players buy, sell and trade iconic arenas and can then improve their properties with Training Rooms and Dojos. The board game was made available on Amazon Thursday, then quickly sold out. Read up on all the details via Capcom Unity.

September 8th, 2012
IGN Let's Play: Tekken Tag Tournament 2

IGN's newest Let's Play episode is all about Tekken Tag 2. In this 40-minute video presentation, Namco's Rich Bantegui walks through the feature-rich console version of TTT2, demonstrating several characters and combos along the way. This video also hosts the first real-time video footage of TTT2's Customization Mode!

September 8th, 2012
TTT2 Tekken Tunes & Theater Screens, DLC Details

Here are some new screenshots of TTT2's Tekken Tunes and Theater Modes. There's a rumor that there will be a DLC pack called "TTT2 Bonus Pack A" which contains music from Tekken 1, 2, 3, and TTT1 (134 tracks overall), as well as a "TTT2 Bonus Movies Pack" which contains cut scenes from past Tekken games. Read More>>

September 8th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 Kunimitsu & Michelle Walkthroughs

LevelUpYourGame continues to share their Tekken Tag Tournament 2 wisdom in their latest set of character walkthroughs, this time for Kunimitsu and Michelle Chang! Like the previous videos, the LUYG staff demonstrates some of each character's notable new moves, strategies and combo potential.

September 7th, 2012
19 New Costumes for SF X Tekken on PS Vita

Capcom released 10 new screenshots of the upcoming Playstation Vita version of Street Fighter X Tekken, all of which showing new alternate costumes that the Vita version will include out of the box (free). There are 19 new costumes (for 19 different characters) shown in this latest batch of screenshots.

September 7th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 Angel & Ancient Ogre Walkthroughs

@LevelUpYourGame is back with two new Tekken Tag Tournament 2 tutorial videos! This time, the LYUG staff walks us through new characters Ancient Ogre and Angel, demonstrating some of their new moves and abilities. They also go on to talk about a few strategies and combo potential for the characters.

September 5th, 2012
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Combo Mastery Trailer

To add to the crazy hype, Namco Bandai released the "combo mastery" trailer for Tekken Tag Tournament 2. The new trailer shows off some very difficult and creative Tag Assault combos, all running on the console version of the game. Tekken Tag 2 hits North America on September 11th and September 14th in Europe!

September 5th, 2012
DOA5 Collectors Edition Bikinis Screenshots

Team Ninja released some new screenshots showing off some of the "premium" swimsuits that come with the collectors edition of Dead or Alive 5. This time check out HD screenshots of Tina, Helena, Lisa and Sarah Bryant wearing their bikinis. NSFW?

September 4th, 2012
Pax Prime 2012 Injustice: Gods Among Us Preview

In this new video preview of Injustice: Gods Among Us, Dave Tach from Polygon talks to Hector Sanchez of NetherRealm Studios. Along with some fresh gameplay footage, Hector talks about the control scheme of Injustice, and mentions the "gimmick" button, which enables a unique ability for each character.

September 4th, 2012
DOA5: Fighter Chronicles - Episode 3

IGN's third episode to their behind-the-scenes "Fighter Chronicles" series focuses on the interactive stages of Dead or Alive 5. In Episode 3, members of Team Ninja such as Yosuke Hayashi, Hideki Niimi, and Yasunori Sakuda talk about the emphasis put on stage designs in DOA5.

September 4th, 2012
PS3 TTT2 Requires 7.5 GB Hard Drive Space

A shot of the back cover of the PS3 version of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 confirms that it will require 7.5 GB of HDD space. This mandatory hard drive install should allow the game to perform closer to the arcade version, which also runs off a hard drive on a PS3 based Namco System 359 arcade board. Time to make room!

September 3rd, 2012
In-Depth Look at TTT2's World Tekken Federation

Gamespot did a video interview with the Head of Marketing for Namco Bandai, Carlson Choi, to discuss the highly anticipated World Tekken Federation statistics tracking feature of TTT2. Choi talks about the improved online experience, and shows some of the awesome and innovative features of World Tekken Federation!

September 1st, 2012
Mad Catz TTT2 Tournament Edition Fightstick

Today at PAX Prime 2012, Mark "MarkMan" Julio announced a TTT2 Tournament Edition arcade stick. The fightstick is a variation of the Mad Catz TE S stick, and includes an interchangeable artwork panel featuring illustrations of some of the ladies of Tekken. The Tekken Tag 2 stick will be available for PS3 & 360... Read More>>

September 1st, 2012
TTT2 - Gamespot Extended Character Demos

Gamespot uploaded 4 new videos which take a closer look at characters such as: Ancient Ogre, Forest Law, P. Jack, Tiger & Michelle Chang. Namco Community Manager Rich "Filthierich" Bantegui walks us through some of their exclusive abilities & moves, proving once again that the new fighters aren't simply "clones". 

August 31st, 2012
Free SF X Tekken Costumes with Pre-Order

Capcom Unity announced a new pre-order bonus for the upcoming Playstation Vita version of Street Fighter X Tekken. With a pre-order, you'll receive new costumes for each of the 12 new fighters in the game for free. Not only will they be unlocked on Vita, but they'll be available on your PS3 version as well.

August 31st, 2012
TTT2 - 5-Minute Tekken Takes Tokyo Preview

A new 5-minute preview of the upcoming Tekken Takes Tokyo documentary was uploaded on Gametrailers. In this new sneak peek, you'll hear from Art Director Toshiteru Ogata, Character Design Director Hiromi Sagara, and of course producer Katsuhiro Harada. The full version of this documentary will be around 50 minutes long!

August 31st, 2012
New Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Screenshots

You might remember some screenshots featuring the TTT2 console exclusive bonus costumes from 2 weeks ago. Well, some higher quality versions of those screens have popped up online, in addition to some brand new ones. Head over to the Tekken Tag Tournament 2 TFG profile to check out all of the latest screenshots! 

August 30th, 2012
Chrono Phantasma "Fallen" Tsubaki Revealed

The new version of Tsubaki has that will appear in Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma has been revealed. Check out the official character artwork along with 7 new screenshots of the sequel to Blazblue: Continuum Shift Extend.

August 30th, 2012 [UPDATE]
MVC: Origins Shinkiro Poster, New Screens

Legendary fighting game artist Shinkiro recently finished a new poster artwork for Marvel VS Capcom: Origins based on the classic (infamous) Mega Man 2 box art! The result is this amazing artwork that won't soon be forgotten. In addition, 5 new screenshots of the game were added to the TFG profile!

August 29th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 - Lili Bonus Costume Revealed

Looks like we haven't seen the last of the bonus costumes in TTT2. Namco released a new image and a trailer for an alternate costume for Lili. As you can see from the video, this costume presents some very impressive clothing physics. While not yet confirmed , this costume appears to be yet another free DLC pre-order bonus.

August 28th, 2012
TTT2 Tekken Takes Tokyo Documentary

Today, Namco Bandai released a trailer for Tekken Takes Tokyo, a mini-documentary that follows Katsuhiro Harada around Japan. Harada-san gives tour of the Namco Bandai offices and his favorite Tokyo hotspots. The documentary also features in-depth interviews with several Tekken Tag Tournament 2 developers. Read More>>

August 28th, 2012
TTT2 - A Detailed Look at Customization Mode

RobertCram1 has continued his extensive look at TTT2's customization mode. Over the past few days he's uploaded a handful of videos featuring "still shots" of various options and features of the home version. I consider some of these videos to be "spoilers," so I personally elect not to watch them all.

August 27th, 2012
Dead or Alive 5 Achievements/Trophies Leaked

Exophase.com has posted the entire achievements / trophy list for Dead or Alive 5. Along with mentioning Time Attack Mode, Survival Mode, Command Training, Spectator Mode, and Photo Mode, this list also confirms Alpha-152 as an unlockable fighter. One achievement also reveals that Danger Zones can also be turned off.

August 25th, 2012
Tekken tag 2 - Gamestop Pre-Order Recap

This new video recaps all of the bonuses you'll receive when you pre-order TTT2 from Gamestop, and features the same babe from last week's online mode trailer! Newly confirmed is the Tekken Takes Tokyo documentary, where Katsuhiro Harada takes you on a tour of the Namco Bandai offices and his favorite... Read More>>

August 24th, 2012
Injustice - Game Features Interview with Ed Boon

In this quick 3-minute video interview, Creative Director Ed Boon recaps all the known features of Injustice: Gods Among Us. A talks briefly about what we can expect out of the game's story mode, the various audiences they're trying to appeal to, and also goes on to mention that he hopes Injustice will turn into a new "franchise". 

August 24th, 2012
Yatagarasu Announced for Nintendo 3DS eShop

Nicalis, in collaboration with Circle Edge, has announced Yatagarasu for the Nintendo 3DS. Yatagarasu is a doujin fighter originally released on PC in 2011, and was created by a 3-man team made up of former SNK employees. The game is coming to the 3DS eShop both in North America & Europe. Check out the first trailer!

August 23rd, 2012
TTT2 - PS3 Version Presentation by Harada

GamesCrowd uploaded a new TTT2 presentation video from Gamescom '12, where producer Harada runs through some of the console (PS3) version's features. Harada-san shows some of the menu screens, Fight Lab, Tekken Tunes, and World Tekken Federation!

August 23rd, 2012
SF X Tekken Minimates Coming This November

Comics Alliance and Capcom have announced that a new line of Minimates based on Street Fighter X Tekken are headed to stores this November (and February 2013)! Regardless of what you think about the game, these awesome collectibles are sure to please SF and Tekken fans alike!

August 23rd, 2012
DOA5 - Helena VS Lisa Gameplay Trailer

The latest Dead or Alive 5 gameplay video shows Helena in action for the first time. She faces off against Lisa (La Mariposa) on a new stage called Depth.

August 22nd, 2012
TTT2 - 2P Costumes, Profile Options, Gallery, etc.

Today brings four new Tekken Tag 2 videos to check out. This time enjoy a sneak peek of the new 2-Player costumes, Player Profile Options, Gallery Mode, and Stage Selection! Like the previous "videos", these are actually more like a series of screenshots. An option to watch previous intros & ending movies... Read More>>

August 21st, 2012
DOA5 - Fighter Chronicles: Episode 2

Episode 2 of IGN's "behind the scenes" style Dead or Alive 5 video series, DOA5: Fighter Chronicles, has been released. Just under 6 minutes long, the new episode shows the development team talking more about Dead or Alive 5's characters, stages, and the collaboration with Virtua Fighter.

August 21st, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 - A Look at Customization Mode, Fight Lab

Here are two new TTT2 videos that fans anxiously awaiting the game will definitely want to check out. One is a sneak peek at TTT2's Customization Mode, and the other is an overview of Fight Lab Mode. The videos are actually more like a series of screenshots, but the narrator explains the key features of each mode.

August 20th, 2012
GGXX: Accent Core Plus Dated for PSN/XBL

The upcoming PS3/360 port of Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus has finally been dated. The game will hit both consoles in late October. Also confirmed is that the home version will initially be based on the PS2 original. A patch will later be released (no date given) that will update the game to the current arcade version, GGXX AC Plus R.

August 20th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 Gamescom '12 Gameplay Footage

Quite a few Tekken Tag Tournament 2 gameplay videos from Gamescom '12 recently popped up on Youtube. These videos feature the latest (final?) built of TTT2, and show off some more goodness from the console version. Check out Heihachi's special costume in action, customization selection, Practice Mode, and more!

August 18th, 2012
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Achievements List

Xbox360achievements has revealed the full achievements / trophies list for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD. The game will have 12 achievements. JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD hits PSN on August 21st & Xbox Live on August 22nd, and will be priced at $19.99 or 1,600 Microsoft Points. 

August 18th, 2012 
DOA5 - Director & Producer Interview by Kayane

Kayane recently sat down with Dead or Alive 5 Director Yohei Shimbori and producer Yosuke Hayashi to talk about the game. In the written interview, Kayane asks the team about the decision to include Virtua Fighter characters, the online mode, the story mode, the competitive scene, and more.

August 17th, 2012 
AT&T U-verse Mini Documentary on EVO2K12

It's always awesome to see the fighting game scene appreciated in the mainstream light. AT&T U-verse recently released a mini-documentary on last month's EVO2K12 and the fighting game community as a whole! This presentation also appears on "SPORTS ch-600 & 1600" if you have AT&T's U-verse service.

August 16th, 2012
TTT2 Achievement/Trophy List Leaked

You know a game is getting close to release when the achievements get leaked. Reliable source Xbox360achievements just put up the full list of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 achievements & trophies! There are 50 achievements to unlock in all.

August 16th, 2012 [UPDATE]
Dead or Alive 5 August Build Gameplay Videos

A slew of new Dead or Alive 5 gameplay videos were released today. This set of gameplay videos from the "August build" of DOA5 present a variety of characters, including: Brad Wong, Elliot, La Mariposa, Bass, Ayane, Rig, Jann Lee and Hayate.

August 16th, 2012
TTT2's Tekken Tunes Mode Detailed

Details on TTT2's recently confirmed "Tekken Tunes" Mode have surfaced! Basically, you can customize TTT2's stage and menu background music with ANY music that is on your PS3 or 360! Tekken producer Harada released an image that demonstrates the easy step by step process! By the way, this is awesome. 

August 15th, 2012
Injustice: Gods among Us - Catwoman Screenshots

To go along with the reveal trailer for Catwoman released yesterday, 5 new HD screenshots of Catwoman in Injustice: Gods Among Us have been revealed.

August 15th, 2012
DOA5 - Elliot & Brad Wong Confirmed, New Screens

Tecmo Koei released 15 new Dead or Alive 5 screenshots today, several of which showing Elliot and Brad Wong in action. There are also screenshots of DOA5's main menu (with player profile), training mode and online tournament mode. A new stage and character renders for Brad Wong & Elliot have also been revealed!

August 14th, 2012
Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Chess Set Unboxing

In continuation of this month's celebration of Street Fighter's 25th birthday, Capcom Unity has posted an unboxing video of the Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Chess Set. There are only 5000 sets available worldwide and they're selling quick, so you should act soon if you're interested in picking it up from the Capcom Store.

August 14th, 2012
TTT2 Bonus Costumes, Profile Artwork, etc.

Namco has announced some more exciting TTT2 news from Gamescom '12! Following series tradition since Tekken 5, famous artists from the manga universe will be contributing bonus costumes for several characters! Also, news on in-game character select art for player profiles and Tekken Tunes mode! Read More>>

August 14th, 2012
TTT2 World Tekken Federation / Online Mode Trailer

Namco Bandai revealed a brand new TTT2 trailer at Gamescom 2012. The new trailer elaborates on TTT2's online mode, and introduces a the World Tekken Federation service, which is "a social community platform to track personal statistics, create and manage teams with friends, compete in online events... Read More>>

August 14th, 2012
SF X Tekken Gamescom '12 PS Vita Trailers

At Gamescom '12, Capcom released 3 new trailers for the upcoming Playstation Vita version of Street Fighter X Tekken. The main trailer demonstrates the new "Casual Style" control system which allows the use of the front & rear touch pads during gameplay, and outlines most of the other PS Vita exclusive features.

August 13th, 2012
TTT2 Tutorial #3: Tech Rolling, Parries & Reversals

LevelUpYourGame has released their latest tutorial video for Tekken Tag Tournament 2. In Episode #3, the LUYG crew talks about tech rolls, running moves, ground moves, parries, reversals, and more! If you missed the previous episodes of LevelUpYourGame's TTT2 tutorial series, here's a link to Episode #1 & Episode #2.

August 13th, 2012
Injustice: Gods Among Us - Catwoman Reveal Trailer

NetherRealm Studios has released a new Injustice: Gods Among Us gameplay trailer which reveals Catwoman as a playable character in the game. The video gives an up close look at her in-game character model, and shows off some of her special moves and combos.

August 13th, 2012
NEO GEO X Handheld Details & Release Date

News has finally surfaced about the mysterious Neo Geo handheld console! The official press release from SNK Playmore confirms that the NEO GEO X GOLD package will include the handheld system, a NEO GEO home console, and a classic NEO GEO joystick. It will retail for $199.99 and will be released on December 6th. Read More>> 

August 13th, 2012
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 New Opening Cinematic

Namco Bandai released a new opening cinematic for the console version of Tekken Tag Tournament 2. The new intro features Jinpachi, Kunimitu, Raven, Nina, Anna, True Ogre, and Angel. It's unknown whether or not the arcade intro will also be used, or if this is the primary intro for the console version.

August 12th, 2012
Desk's SF X Tekken Team Street Fighter Combo Video

Desk recently uploaded his latest Street Fighter X Tekken combo video, which focuses on the 6 recently released Street Fighter DLC characters: Cody, Guy, Dudley, Elena, Sakura & Blanka!

August 11th, 2012
TTT2 Tutorial #2: Zoning, Advanced Movement, Etc.

LevelUpYourGame is back with another tutorial video for Tekken Tag Tournament 2. Episode #2 features a walkthrough of the throw break system, runs through some of the advanced movement techniques (one of the most important parts of Tekken), and more!

August 9th, 2012 
SF Devotion 25th Anniversary Interview

Street Fighter Devotion posted a written interview with Capcom's Andrew Schnorr, Associate Brand Manager and key organizer of the Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collector's set. In the interview, Schnorr talks about how the 25th Anniversary set came to be, and reveals some PS3-exclusive bonuses.

August 9th, 2012 
Street Fighter X Tekken Digital Update

New Street Fighter X Tekken add-on content has hit Playstation Network & Xbox Live. Color Palette Add-On #6 (free), Boost Gem Trial Pack #4 (free), and SF/TK Boost Gem Packs 9 & 10 ($1 each) are now available for download.

August 9th, 2012
Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma Artwork & Screens

Famitsu revealed official character artwork and screenshots for Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma today. Details on the new Overdrive gameplay mechanic were also mentioned. Head over to the newly created Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma TFG profile for all of the above! Expect more updates on the game coming soon.

August 8th, 2012
Dead or Alive 5 Opening Declaration Trailer 

Today's new DOA5 trailer gives a peek at the game's story mode and shows the first in-game footage of Eliot, Brad Wong, Helena, Gen Fu, and Alpha-152. All of these characters were previously revealed in the demo source code leak months ago, so it's practically confirmed that they'll be playable characters in the game.

August 7th, 2012 [UPDATE]
King of Fighters XIII Now Available on PSN & XBL

In case you haven't picked up The King of Fighters XIII, you might be interested to know that the full game can now be purchased/downloaded on Playstation Network and Xbox Live for a reasonable $29.99 ($10 cheaper than the retail version). The game weighs in at 2.2 GB as a digital title.

August 7th, 2012 [UPDATED]
Blazblue Sequel Confirmed for Arcade, PS3

Arc System Works announced a new installment to the Blazblue series, titled Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma. The game features 3 new characters, updated movesets & more. Here's the first trailer! An arcade release and Japanese PS3 version have already been confirmed. For all the details so far, Read More>>

August 7th, 2012
New JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD Screens & Artwork

Capcom released 8 new JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD screenshots in addition to some "remastered" character artwork today. JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD hits Playstation Network on August 21st for $19.99 and Xbox Live on August 22nd for 1600 MSP.

August 7th, 2012
DOA5: Fighter Chronicles - Episode 1

Today, IGN uploaded the first episode of a new "behind the scenes" style Dead or Alive 5 video series called DOA5 - Fighter Chronicles. In this 5-minute video, several members of the development team take turns talking about various topics, including the concept behind "fighting entertainment".

August 6th, 2012
DOA5 Collectors Edition Swimsuit Screenshots

Team Ninja released 6 additional screenshots showing off some of the "premium" swimsuits that come with the collectors edition of Dead of Alive 5. If seeing HD screenshots of Kasumi, Ayame, Hitomi, Kokoro, Christie & Lei Fang in swimsuits is your kind of thing, this "news" is for you.

August 4th, 2012 
Dead or Alive 5 Balance Test Combo Video #3

Tecmo Koei America has uploaded the latest Dead or Alive 5 balance test combo video. This time check out some "work in progress" juggles by Hitomi, Hayabusa, Christie, Bayman, and La Mariposa. 

August 4th, 2012 [UPDATE]
Desk's SF X Tekken DLC Character Combo Videos

Desk has uploaded 2 new Street Fighter X Tekken combo videos recently (among others) featuring the 12 new DLC fighters. His latest video features team combos using the new official teams on the Tekken side, and the other features solo combos by all 12 of the new DLC fighters.

August 3rd, 2012
TTT2 - North & Latin America Alternate Box Art

Namco Bandai has released alternate Tekken Tag Tournament 2 box art for North America and Latin America. The covers will be reversible. In North America, the front will feature Heihachi & Jin and the back will have Nina & Anna. In Latin America, Jaycee and Christie will grace the cover and the back features Eddy & King.

August 2nd, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 - LUYG Tutorial #1: The Basics

In collaboration with Namco Bandai, LevelUpYourGame put together the first of a Tekken Tag Tournament 2 video tutorial series. Episode #1 is all about the core basics of Tekken, and is definitely a great refresher course for players of all levels. Stay tuned for further episodes where more advanced techniques will be covered.

August 2nd, 2012
Gamespot AU Interviews Harada About Tekken Tag 2

GameSpot AU recently interviewed with Katsuhiro Harada about Tekken Tag Tournament 2. In the interview, Harada talks about the popularity of certain characters, the future of Tekken, and Tekken X Street Fighter. Pertaining to Tekken X SF, Harada stated that female characters in particular will look very "cute"... Read More>>

August 2nd, 2012
Extended Tekken Tag 2 Fight Lab Mode Trailer

Namco Bandai uploaded a longer version of the new trailer for Tekken Tag Tournament 2's Fight Lab Mode. The updated trailer shows some of Fight Lab's story mode & artwork, in addition to even more random craziness. A "custom Combot" featuring moves from several different character is also demonstrated!

August 2nd, 2012
New Trailer for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD

Capcom released a new trailer for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD. The 2-minute trailer shows some of the online mode features, and features a side-by-side comparison of the original game and the HD version. Be sure to watch in HD to see the difference.

August 1st, 2012
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD Screenshot Comparison

Here some comparison screenshots of the upcoming HD PS3/360 port of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. This screenshot comparison first shows off the old school graphics and then the graphics under the new HD filer. Also confirmed is the Japanese PSN/XBL release date (which is the same as the NA release date). Read More>>

July 31st, 2012
IGN Tekken Tag 2 Preview & Harada Interview

IGN recently posted a written preview of Tekken Tag Tournament 2. It's mainly directed towards an audience who doesn't know much about the game, so all the basics are covered. Harada-san also states some things we've heard before, but he does reiterate that there are additional characters * stages that have yet to be announced!

July 31st, 2012 
Dead or Alive 5 Balance Test Combo Video #2

Tecmo Koei America has uploaded another Dead or Alive 5 balance test gameplay video today. This time check out some juggles by Ayane, Hayate, Tina, Bass, Zack, and Sarah. 

July 30th, 2012 
SFXT - 12 New Characters Tomorrow, Patch Notes

As revealed at EVO 2012, the 12 additional characters for Street Fighter X Tekken will be available tomorrow on Playstation Network & Xbox Live for $19.99. The updated roster also arrives alongside a free balance patch. Hit up Capcom Unity for all the patch notes.

July 30th, 2012 
UDON Announces New Street Fighter Comics

UDON has recently announced 2 all new graphic novels based on the Street Fighter franchise, SSF: New Generation and SF Origins: Akuma! The first will "tie in" the SF2 with the SF3 timeline, and the latter will reveal secrets about Akuma's powers and past. Here's the cover art for SSF: New Generation! Visit UDON Comics for more.

July 29th, 2012 
Cross Counter TV Interviews Vampy + TFG Shoutout

Cross Counter Asia interviewed professional cosplayer, Vampy at SDCC '12. In the video interview, they talk about her past/recent cosplays, the fighting game community, and her amazing attention to detail with her costumes. She also states that she visits "Fighters Gen" for reference when working on her cosplays! Read More>>

July 28th, 2012 
Sneak Peek at Street Fighter 25th Anniv. Art Show

The Verge recently posted an article about Capcom and iam8bit's Street Fighter 25th Anniversary art exhibit show in LA. Dave Tach of Polygon interviews the founder of the gallery about what fans can expect when it opens next week. The article also contains a gallery which shows off previews of some of the artworks!

July 28th, 2012 
Dead or Alive 5 Balance Test Combo Video

Today, Tecmo Koei America uploaded a new Dead or Alive 5 balance test gameplay video. This one shows some juggles by Akira, Kokoro, Kasumi, Jann Lee, Akira, Lei-Fang and Rig.

July 27th, 2012 [UPDATED]
DOA5 "Bunny Angels" Trailer, Official Box Art

Today, Tecmo Koei uploaded a new DOA5 trailer which shows the first in-game footage of some of the pre-order bonus "Bunny Angels" costumes. Besides the shameless bouncing, the trailer shows some new throw techniques, combos & tag-team moves. In addition, official box art and 6 images were revealed... Read More>>

July 27th, 2012
Project X Zone - Tron Bonne & Bahn Screenshots

The latest batch of Project X Zone screenshots introduces three characters from the fighting game universe: Tron Bonne, Servbots (from Megaman Legends/MVC series), and Bahn (from Fighting Vipers). Tron Bonne & Servbots will be playable characters, while Bahn will be an assist character. Read More>>

July 26th, 2012
SF X Tekken "Girls Edition" Japanese PSV Covers 

Capcom Japan is offering three alternate covers featuring the lovely ladies of Street Fighter X Tekken when you pick up the Playstation Vita version from the Capcom Japan Store. The SF X Tekken "Girls Edition" package doesn't come with any different in-game content, and all 55 characters are intact.

July 26th, 2012
P4A - Labrys & Elizabeth Story Mode Screenshots

The PS3 and Xbox 360 versions of Persona 4: The Ultimate in Mayonaka Arena were released in Japan today. North American fans only have a little longer to wait until August 7th. To hold you guys over, check out 7 new screenshots taken from Labrys's and Elizabeth's story mode. 

July 26th, 2012
Persona 4 Arena Challenge Mode Combo Videos

Kurushii of Dustloop recently went through Persona 4 Arena's Challenge Mode with the entire cast and successfully performed every combo. There are 30 trials for every character, including: 10 moves, 10 basic combos, and 10 advanced combos. Head over to Jourdal's Youtube Channel to see the Challenge Mode combos.

July 26th, 2012
Video Demos of New TTT2 Characters & Stages

TekkenChannel just posted 8 new videos of the console version of Tekken Tag 2. The first 4 clips give a brief presentation of each of the new stages (and BGMs), with gameplay featuring several characters. The next 4 show additional footage of Forest Law, P. Jack, Tiger Jackson & Alex, highlighting more of their unique abilities.

July 25th, 2012
Dimps Re-Releasing Rumble fish 2 in Japan Arcades

After recently acquiring rights to the Rumble Fish series, Dimps announced that they will be re-releasing Rumble Fish 2 in Japanese arcades via Taito's NESiCAxLive system. Dimps has stated that this is the first entry in the "Rumble Fish Revival Project". Perhaps a PSN/XBL release isn't too far off? Check out the official site.

July 25th, 2012
Month-Long Street Fighter Art show 

Capcom and iam8bit have announced a month long art exhibit in Los Angeles, California to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Street Fighter. The art exhibition runs from August 3rd to August 19th, and features artworks from over 50 artists. For all the details, hit up Capcom Unity.

July 25th, 2012
Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Chess Set

In addition to the Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collectors Set, Capcom has just unveiled a SF 25th Anniversary Chess Set! This eye-catching, quality chess set is limited to 5000 pieces, features highly-detailed silver & pewter-colored resin pieces (SF characters), and a smoked glass game board. For full info, visit the Capcom Store!

July 24th, 2012
P4A - Screenshots of Modes & Main Menu

This latest batch of Persona 4 Arena screenshots gives a sneak peak at some of the console version's modes, including: Story Mode, Network Mode, Challenge Mode and Lesson Mode. In addition, one of the screenshots shows off the game's Main Menu screen (which gives brief details about each mode)!

July 21st, 2012
DOA5 - Jann Lee VS La Mariposa Gameplay

Tecmo Koei America uploaded some new Dead or Alive 5 "balance test" gameplay footage featuring recently revealed characters: Jann Lee and La Mariposa. This 3-minute gameplay clip shows some new techniques and juggles that the returning characters can perform.

July 21st, 2012
GamesRader Interviews Katsuhiro Harada

Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada has been quite the popular guy lately! In this latest interview with GamesRadar, Harada talks all things TTT2. Topics covered include: Online Mode, Swimwear DLC, new character announcements, button mashing, what appeals to "hardcore" fans, TTT2 on Wii-U, and more! 

July 20th, 2012
Hori's Tekken Tag 2 Arcade Stick Pics & Details

High quality pictures of HORI's official Tekken Tag Tournament 2 PS3 & 360 arcade stick have been revealed. The TTT2 stick is based on HORI's previous Soul Calibur V arcade stick, featuring full Sanwa parts and a NOIR layout. The arcade stick will be released on September 13th for 14,800 yen (about $190).

July 20th, 2012
Harada Talks TTT2 & DLC with Gamefan Online

GamefanOnline posted a short written interview with Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada. In the mini interview, Harada gives his thoughts on fighting game DLC and the importance of music in fighting games.

July 19th, 2012
Official Tekken Tag 2 Prima Strategy Guide

Prima's official TTT2 strategy guide is now available on Amazon for pre-order! Top tournament players were handpicked by Namco to contribute to the guide. The Prima TTT2 guide contains full movelists, frame data, strategies and other great info. The guide releases on Sept. 11th to coincide with the release of the game!

July 19th, 2012
DOA5 - Tag Team Action Trailer & Screenshots

Today's Dead or Alive 5 "Tag Team Action" trailer shows off the first footage of the game's tag mode, including combos and tag throws, and confirms the return of Jann Lee & La Mariposa. Secondly, a new batch of screenshots shows the Main Menu, Training Mode, Mission Mode, and a closer look at... Read More>>

July 19th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 - Katsuhiro Harada Interview

Ali from TheShadowloo uploaded a video interview with Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada and lead developer Micheal Murray from a Gamespot Australia preview event. Along with nearly 30 minutes of gameplay footage, the video features Harada and Murray talking more about the console version of TTT2. Read More>>

July 19th, 2012
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD Video Roundup

Here's a roundup of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD gameplay footage from SDCC '12 (thanks to lifelower for the quality uploads)! If you're interested in learning the ropes or just want to brush up on the mechanics, also check out this solid JoJo's Bizarre Adventure video tutorial by SoetaSoeren.

July 18th, 2012
CyberConnect2 Talks JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: ASB

Famitsu sat down with CyberConnet2 CEO Hiroshi Maruyama to talk about JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle. This is potentially disappointing, but in the interview, Maruyama declared "it's not a fighting game, it's a JoJo game." This statement is unclear at the moment, since the trailer seemed to suggest... Read More>>

July 17th, 2012
MVC: Origins Official Website Opens

Capcom has launched the official website for Marvel VS Capcom: Origins. The site includes screenshots, character art, trailers, and lists all the features of the game. MVC: Origins hits Playstation Network on September 25th and Xbox Live on September 26th, 2012.

July 17th, 2012
Persona 4 Arena Achievements/Trophies List

Xbox360achievements has posted the entire list of achievements/trophies for Persona 4: Arena. There are 50 achievements in total, with 5 being secret. You can take a look at the full list and check out the requirements of each one! Persona 4 Arena hits PS3 & Xbox 360 on August 7th, 2012.

July 17th, 2012
SFXT Patch Adds Combo Editor, Colors & Gems

The latest Street Fighter X Tekken DLC patch is now live on Playstation Network & Xbox Live. The update adds a free color pack with 4 new colors, a Quick Combo Editor ($1.00), and SF/Tekken Gem Boost Packs #7 and #8 ($1.00 each).

July 17th, 2012
SC5 Cepheus Patch 8 Released, Video Review

The final Soul Calibur V's Cepheus customization DLC has been released. Check out a video review of the update by Bloodburger1. Cepheus DLC Pack #8 includes Ancient Armor 2, School Uniforms 1, Modern Costumes 3, and Dark Warrior Armor 1. Each of these DLC costume sets retail for $2-$3.

July 17th, 2012
Injustice: Gods Among Us Character Demos

Gamespot has uploaded new Injustice gameplay videos from SDCC '12. The latest footage features Cyborg and Nightwing squaring off against The Flash and Superman, respectively. Instead of a full-on match, these gameplay videos aim to show what each character is capable of in the game.

July 17th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 Summertime (Bikini DLC) Trailer

The TTT2 hype train keeps on rollin' with this new "Summertime" trailer, showcasing many of the free bikini/swimsuit customizations. As you can see, the swimsuits aren't limited to the sexy females... the tough guys and animal characters of Tekken aren't afraid to show some skin either. At the very least, this also... Read More>>

July 16th, 2012
New Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Console Screenshots

Namco Bandai released a new batch of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 screenshots today, all which show off the 4 recently revealed console version exclusive fighters: Forest Law, Tiger Jackson, P. Jack and Alex! The new screens also give us another look at the 4 brand new stages (also console exclusive)!

July 16th, 2012
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD Screenshots & Details

Check out the first screenshots of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD. The online mode is said to be similar to SSF4's. Players can filter players based on location, skill, and connection speed. Replay saving/sharing and 8-player battle lobbies with spectator support have also been confirmed.

July 16th, 2012
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Online Mode Preview

LevelUpYourGame recently posted a preview of TTT2's online mode from a Namco/Microsoft afterparty at SDCC '12! Their preview actually confirmed a couple online mode features, such as: "mini practice mode" between online matches, and the "disconnect rate" shown when facing opponents online. For more, visit LUYG!

July 14th, 2012 [UPDATE]
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD Coming to PSN/XBL

Two days ago, Xbox360achievements posted an achievement list for Capcom's original JoJo's Bizarre Adventure fighting game (1998). Today at SDCC '12, Capcom confirmed "JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD" for PSN & XBL! The new version drops on Aug. 21st/22nd for $19.99/1600 MSP featuring an HD graphics filter and online play!

July 14th, 2012
Mortal Kombat: Legacy Season 2 Announced

The team behind last year's Mortal Kombat: Legacy web series confirmed today that they are already working on a second season. Director/producer Kevin Tancharoen makes the announcement and gives the first details in this short teaser video, which also reveals the full cast of characters for Seasons 2 of MK: Legacy!

July 13th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 "Bikini Bundle" Screenshots

Check out 3 screenshots showing a few of the alternate bikini costumes from the TTT2 "bikini bundle" pre-order bonus. The Bad Girls trailer confirms that by pre-ordering the game, you'll gain access to "over 100 swimsuits" for a variety of characters. 

July 13th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 SDCC '12 Video Roundup

Namco Bandai released 2 new trailers for Tekken Tag 2 at San Diego Comic-Con 2012. The first is a SDCC '12 stage demo showing off 12 minutes of gameplay. The other is the "Bad Girls" trailer which presents a mix of sexy female cosplayers, a preview of some more TTT2 CG movies, plus some tag throws and gameplay.

July 13th, 2012
Injustice: Gods Among Us SDCC '12 Trailer

Today at San Diego Comic-Con '12, NetherRealm Studios released a new trailer for Injustice: Gods Among Us. The trailer features additional footage of recently confirmed characters: Nightwing & Cyborg; it also shows off some new stages and never before seen special moves for a variety of characters.

July 13th, 2012
Persona 4 Arena Console Version Intro

Famitsutube recently released the full introduction movie for the upcoming console version of Persona 4 Arena! The new intro features an all new J-rock song with English lyrics, and shows off some pretty awesome 2D animation. Be sure to watch in HD to get the full effect.

July 13th, 2012
Injustice - Nightwing & Cyborg Screenshots

NetherRealm studios released 6 new screenshots of Injustice: Gods Among Us. The new images show the highly detailed in-game character models of the recently revealed characters, Cyborg and Nightwing. Head over to the TFG game profile to check out all the new screens.

July 13th, 2012
New Dead or Alive 5 Gameplay Videos

DengekiOnline recently uploaded 12 Dead or Alive 5 gameplay videos featuring players from Dengeki Online VS Team Ninja. The frame rate in these videos is a bit choppy unfortunately, but you can still enjoy new footage of characters such as Sarah Bryant, Rig and Akira Yuki. Head over to their Youtube channel for all the videos.

July 13th, 2012
"Fighting to the Top" Article by The Verge

Tracy Lien of The Verge posted an intriguing article on the fighting game community and what it takes to be a successful tournament player. Tracy recently attended Shadowloo Showdown 2012 in Melbourne, Australia, where she caught up with many top players to get some insight. Read the full article here!

July 13th, 2012
Capcom Announces Street Fighter Live Action Series

Today at San Diego Comic-Con '12, Capcom's Yoshinori Ono announced Street Fighter: Assassins Fist, a live action series from the team behind Street Fighter: Legacy. The series will revolve around Ryu, Ken, Akuma, Gouken, and the Ansatsuken fighting style. Check out the video announcement from the creators!

July 12th, 2012
Injustice - Nightwing & Cyborg Announced at Comic-Con

Creative Director Ed Boon has announced Nightwing and Cyborg as playable characters in Injustice: Gods Among Us! Be sure to check out the 10-minute stage demo from Comic-Con 2012 (courtesy of Gamespot), which shows the new characters in action for the first time.

July 11th, 2012 [UPDATE]
2 New Trailers for SFXT on PS Vita, Release Date

Capcom released two new SF X Tekken trailers today! The first is Episode 3 of the ongoing CGI story, weighing in at an impressive 12 minutes long. The other is a new trailer for the PS Vita version which shows some new Vita exclusive features. Also the release date for the Vita version has been confirmed for October 23rd, 2012.

July 11th, 2012
TTT2 - Customization Item Moves Trailer in HD

You might've already seen this TTT2 "Customization Item Moves" trailer a few months back, but Namco Bandai just released a higher quality (HD) version of the trailer! This video gives us a better look at some of the more humorous special moves that characters can perform with certain customization items equipped.

July 10th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 - EVO 2012 Special Showcase

Here's a special demonstration of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 from EVO 2012. This 7-minute gameplay clip shows recently confirmed characters Forest Law & Prototype Jack in an actual match. As demonstrated in the video, the new fighters aren't simply "clones" and have unique animations, attacks and strings.

July 10th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 - Tag Assault Combinations Trailer

Namco Bandai released a brand new Tekken Tag Tournament 2 "Tag Assault Combinations" trailer today! The trailer highlights the Tag Assault mechanic, showing off tons of stylish (and very advanced) tag combos with a variety of characters!

July 10th, 2012
Soul Calibur 5 - Cepheus Store Patch 7 Video Review

Volume 7 of Soul Calibur V's Cepheus customization DLC was just released, and as usual "Bloodburger1" already uploaded a video review of the update. Cepheus DLC Pack #7 includes Classic Costumes 1, Sexy Costumes 2 and Tekken Costumes 2.

July 9th, 2012
TTT2 - New Character Renders & Stage Screenshots

Here are the latest Tekken Tag Tournament 2 character renders for recently confirmed characters: Forest Law, Tiger Jackson, Prototype Jack and Alex! Additionally, check out 14 new screenshots showing off 4 new console version exclusive stages!

July 9th, 2012
Evolution 2012 Grand Finals Footage

IGN has uploaded video footage of all of the Evolution 2012 Grand Finals. Watch the epic conclusions to the biggest tournaments of the year for SSF4: Arcade Edition, Ultimate MVC3, KOF XIII, Soul Calibur V, Street Fighter X Tekken, Mortal Kombat and Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown!

July 9th, 2012
15 Minutes of Injustice Gameplay, Ed Boon Commentary

In this video demonstration, producer Ed Boon talks us through 15 minutes of Injustice: Gods Among Us gameplay footage. Watch Superman, The Flash, Batman, and Solomon Grundy fight it out on 2 different stages. A variety of special moves and gameplay mechanics are shown, including a ton of different background interactions.

July 8th, 2012 [UPDATED]
Marvel VS Capcom: Origins Developer Interviews

At EVO '12, both IGN and Gamespot sat down with Capcom's Derek Neal to talk about MVC: Origins. Here are 2 new videos showing off gameplay and revealing new details about the remastered online versions of Marvel Super Heroes and MVC. "150 combinations" of viewing options and details about Online Mode... Read More>>

July 8th, 2012
Persona 4 Arena Region Locked on PS3

Atlus has confirmed that PS3 version of Persona 4: Arena will be region locked, making it the first and only region locked PS3 game. Thankfully, both the NA & JP versions of the game will have English & Japanese text/voice options, and the game's online servers are still global. You can read Atlus's full statement on this issue here.

July 7th, 2012
Heihachi & Toro Announced for Playstation All-Stars

At EVO 2012, Heihachi Mishima and Toro the Cat were revealed as playable characters in the upcoming PS3 party/fighting game, Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale! Playstation.Blog has posted their reveal trailers, along with screenshots and character renders. Heihachi's Tekken 5 ending as his super move... FTW.

July 7th, 2012
SFXT - Character DLC Dated, Balance Patch

Capcom made an announcement at EVO '12, confirming that the PS3/360 release date for the 12 additional characters for SF X Tekken has been moved up to July 31st, 2012. The DLC will run $20 on PSN (1,600 MS Points on XBL). Additionally, several balance changes in the upcoming patch were also detailed, which you can read here.

July 6th, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 - Forest Law, P-Jack, Tiger & Alex

Namco Bandai just released a brand new Tekken Tag 2 trailer confirming 4 additional characters for the console version: Forest Law, P-Jack, Tiger Jackson, and Alex! As you can see in the trailer, these fighters will not be simple "clones" and will have many unique moves of their own. In addition, new stages... Read More>>

July 6th, 2012
Evolution 2012 Live Streams & Coverage

The largest fighting game tournament of the year begins today! If you're looking for EVO 2012 live streams and coverage, you can watch all the action unfold at Shoryuken.com. They also set up a convenient streaming page where you can watch all 3 streams. Finally, good luck to all the EVO competitors this year!

July 5th, 2012
Marvel VS Capcom: Origins Headed to PSN/XBL

Capcom announced Marvel VS Capcom: Origins today, a DLC compilation title featuring two classic 2D fighters, Marvel Super Heroes and Marvel VS Capcom! The first trailer reveals that the games will feature Online Play, Replays & Spectator Mode, and Dynamic Challenges. MVC: Origins hits PSN and XBL this September!

July 5th, 2012
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle Trailer

In the form of this epic trailer, Namco Bandai has revealed that CyberConnect 2 is developing a new JoJo's Bizarre Adventure fighting game! This 3D fighter is titled JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle and will be a PS3 exclusive. Additionally, a new anime series will be airing in Japan this October!

July 4th, 2012
First Look at DOA5 Collector's Edition

An image of the complete Dead or Alive 5 Collectors Edition was released today. To review, the DOA5 collectors pack from Gamestop retails for $79.99 and includes: The game, an embossed steel case, hardcover art book, DLC swimsuit costumes for all female fighters, soundtrack CD, and a Dead or Alive 5 "I'm a Fighter" poster.

July 3rd, 2012
10-Minute Trailer for Project X Zone

Today, Namco Bandai released this 10-minute promotional trailer for Project X Zone, the upcoming Sega / Capcom / Namco crossover RPG for the Nintendo 3DS. This trailer shows off a ton of gameplay footage and confirms the game will be released on October 11th, 2012 in Japan. The trailer also appears to confirm... Read More>>

July 3rd, 2012
Tekken Tag 2 - New Console Version Trailer

Namco Bandai just released a new trailer for the upcoming console version of Tekken Tag Tournament 2! Even though this version of the trailer is in Japanese, quite a bit of new content can be seen, including: Previews of the character-specific CGI movies/endings, at least 2 brand new stages, Customization Mode... Read More>>

July 2nd, 2012
30-40 Hour Story Mode in Persona 4 Arena

On the official blog, director Kazuhisa Wada announced some new details on P4A's story mode. The game will feature a "30 to 40 hour" story mode, which was created as an official sequel to Persona 4, and will be told in a similar style to the Blazblue games (complete with voiceovers)! Watch the Story Mode trailer here.

July 2nd, 2012
UDON Announces Street Fighter X Tekken Art Book

UDON just announced an upcoming Street Fighter X Tekken artbook, set to be released this August! The artbook features 192 pages filled with SFXT concept art, illustrations & sketches, including artwork by legendary artists: Akiman, Kinu Nishimura and Shinkiro! For more info, hit up UDON Entertainment.

July 1st, 2012
SF X Tekken - Additional PS Vita Screenshots

Adding onto the 17 screens released last week, here's another 18 new screenshots of the upcoming Playstation Vita version of SF X Tekken! All 12 of the new characters are shown in action... (which include: Alisa, Lars, Bryan, Jack-X, Elena, Dudley, Sakura, Blanka, Lei Wulong, Christie, Guy & Cody!)
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