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Fighting, News, Video
Street Fighter Documentary “More Than a Game” Follows the Road to Evo

Earlier this week, I came across a trailer for an upcoming documentary entitled More Than a Game. The film follows a few top more…

Fighting, News, PlayStation 3, Video, Xbox 360
New Persona 4 Arena Videos Show Character Moves

If you thought I was out of things to write about the upcoming Persona 4 Arena, you’re wrong. We were once again given new more…

Editorials, Features, Fighting
RipTen Dojo: Overcoming the Plateau

Plateau. Few words are more frightening to a person in pursuit of a goal, and given that this is a series about improving at more…

Fighting, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
New Persona 4 Arena Screens Show Off Arcade Mode

It seems like we’re constantly getting more information about Atlus’ upcoming Persona 4 Arena fighting game due out on more…

Events, Fighting, News
Evolution 2012 Offering Over $100,000 in Prize Money

The fighting game community doesn’t cease to amaze me. It was just recently announced on Shoryuken that this years Evolution more…

Anime, Fighting, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Even More Persona 4 Arena Details Surface, Including User Interface and More!

The more I hear about Persona 4 Arena, the more I manage to stay excited. This week, we got some screen shots of the user more…

Arcade, Editorials, Features, Fighting, News
RipTen Dojo: The Lost Art of Interactive Level Design

One of my earliest and fondest memories of playing Street Fighter 2 when I was younger is something that meant very little in more…

Fighting, News
American Fighting Game Players May Be Closing the Skill Gap with Japan

As someone who’s spends a decent amount of time attending or watching events in the fighting game community, as well as more…

Arcade, Fighting, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
New Screenshots for Persona 4 Arena, Including Cover Art!

Atlus keeps on releasing the goods recently for their upcoming fighting game based on Persona 4, entitled Persona 4 Arena. more…

Arcade, Fighting, PlayStation 3, PSN, PSN, Reviews, SEGA, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
RipTen Review: Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown (PSN)

My history with Sega’s Virtua Fighter franchise has always been a shaky one. I normally have an aversion to 3D fighting more…

News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Changes Are Coming to Street Fighter 3: Third Strike Online Edition

In a blog post on the website for Iron Galaxy Studios, the company that was responsible for bringing Street Fighter 3: Third more…

Industry-News, News
Community Manager Seth Killian Leaving Capcom

Wow. In a blog post today over at Capcom Unity, Seth Killian, Capcom’s long time community manager, announced his departure more…

Editorials, Features, Fighting
RipTen Dojo: What Makes for a Good Crossover Fighting Game?

In last week’s installment of RipTen Dojo I talked about why a lot of crossover games imagined by fans are generally better more…

Arcade, Fighting, News, PlayStation 3, PSN, XBL Arcade, Xbox 360
Atlus Releases New Video Tutorial for Persona 4 Arena

Atlus has recently released a new video tutorial for some of the key techniques and quirks of Persona 4 Arena, which is more…

Editorials, Features, Fighting
RipTen Dojo: Why “Dream Crossovers” Just Don’t Work

Everyone has what they consider a dream match between two athletes or teams. Particularly in martial arts, people will more…