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Events, Fighting, News
Calling All Fighters: East Coast Throwdown Starts May 18th in New Jersey!

Can you hear that? It’s the sound of fighting games in the beautiful pre-summer air. From May 18th to 19th, East Coast 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…

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…

Editorials, Features, Fighting, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
RipTen Dojo: Why I Can’t Get Behind 3D Fighting Games

(Before we get too deep into this week’s Ripten Dojo, I want to point out that the next few articles were going to be based more…

Events, Fighting, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
‘Soul Calibur V’ Still Going Strong With March Update and World Finals Tournament

It’s a great time to be a fan of the Soul Calibur series. Not only did Soul Calibur V release in January of this year, but more…

3DS, DS, Industry-News, News, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360
February NPD Numbers Show Hardware Sales Up; MW3 At No. 1 Spot

The results for NPD’s number crunching and analysis on the videogames industry is a mix of good news and bad news. The more…

Fighting, iOS, iPad, Mobile, News
Soul Calibur Coming to iOS 19th January

More fighting game news, this time on the iPhone and iPod Touch- and the fact that the original Soul Calibur is coming to more…

Fighting, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Are You a Bad Enough Dude to be the UK’s Top Soul Calibur V Player?

With the launch of Soul Calibur V imminent, Namco Bandai are looking for players who hope to become the best in the more…

Fighting, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Soulcalibur V Full Intro Video Revealed

Namco Bandai has released the full intro video to Soulcalibur V… and it’s just as expected. It mostly features the age more…

Features, Fighting, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Watch Ezio Swing Swords In This Soul Calibur V Trailer

Yes internet, you called it. Ezio is officially in the Soul Calibur V roster. It makes more sense than a tiny green goblin more…

Features, Fighting, Industry-News, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Soul Calibur V Coming in 2012 (Trailer)

It is official, the eternal cycle of ruthless battle will begin again… in 2012. Sigh… nearly another full year until more…

Features, Fighting, Industry-News, News
New Soul Calibur Confirmed

What better way to celebrate Christmas than with a sword through the eye!?  A new Soul Calibur is coming – are you more…

Art, Blogroll, Comics, Cosplay, Features, Trailers
Top 10 Nicest Asses in Videogames – Special Mentions

Before we get to our top pick, we thought it might be nice to share with you all of the asses that were considered for this more…

Fighting, Genre, Microsoft, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Sony, Xbox 360
Review: SoulCalibur IV

Of all the new fighting games being released this year, SoulCalibur IV represents, like, half of them. Considering it doesn’t more…

Comics, Fighting, Genre, Microsoft, News, Nintendo, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
Classic Game Characters Recreated in SCIV

SoulCalibur IV’s character creation system is, to say the least, pretty potent. It allows for the production of some pretty more…