MonoPR has put together a compilation of stylish but still ultimately devastating combo and hit confirms for the community. After almost five months on the market, Ultra Street Fighter 4 has seen its fair share of combo videos. Once again we are shown that with ingenuity and solid execution some silly things can happen. Take special note of Sagat’s cross up EX Tiger Knee into Ultra, plz nerf...[Read More]
Debunking the always misconceived myth. Sometimes people ask questions. Sometimes they misunderstand things. There are times when I get to thinking about it and decided to write it down instead of holding it in. Ever hear or wonder what people meant by “Support your local scene”? A quick look inside my head.
When epic goes to a whole new level. . . With the release of Ultra Street Fighter IV – a game that boasts the largest cast of any Street Fighter on console – EVO 2014 looked to be one for the ages and it didn’t disappoint. This years EVO had more upsets than a March Madness bracket. Luckily I didn’t lose any money, but I know a few people who did. It was a tournament of man...[Read More]
The hype is back.
Looking back on one of the best FGC tournaments of 2014. Over the years, Final Round has grown to become one of the premiere tournament destinations for the entire competitive fighting game community. This clip showcases just a small overview of some of the veteran (and new) faces who briefly express why the Atlanta-based event brings them altogether.
When words just isn’t enough to illustrate an epic time. Well, it’s no secret that the party of three who attended PAX East 2014 this year (consisting of Dayasha, Lance and myself) was loaded with non-stop smiles and excitement on the hour. As we prepare the final touches on our forthcoming content, we thought this would be a great moment to showcase some of the awesome visuals we capt...[Read More]
We chat with one of the Tekken legends. It took awhile (thanks for your patience, sir). . . PTB chats with Ariel GM Capellan (Fighting GM) at Winter Brawl 8. Really enjoyed talking with him and look forward to speaking with him in the future!
Amazon and ClubNamco.com to offer alternative to purchasing game digitally (for a limited time). Namco Bandai has confirmed that it will produced a limited run of physical copies of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle, slated for an exclusive release via Amazon.com and ClubNamco.com. The standard release will be offered via digital release on the PlayStation Network.
Catch archives of AE 2012, Killer Instinct, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and more! (Zoop, zoop!) Last weekend, PTB dropped by on its neighbors in Framingham, Mass – home of Game Underground who regularly host monthly events for a variety of events including Street Fighter, Killer Instinct, and even Magic: The Gathering, to name a few.
It’s time for a dose of reality. I’m going to go a different route with this blog entry today. I want to talk about “Professional” Fighting Game Tournaments. What makes having nice things and opportunities in the Fighting Game Community such a bad thing? It is considered complete taboo if you want to make money competing in fighting games. Why does the FGC shun away legit e...[Read More]
A new dynasty is under way. A new teaser trailer of Discover Arcadia, a comprehensive documentary created by filmmaker Kahleem Poole, follows the players and their respective contributions to the competitive video game organization, Empire Arcadia has just gone live earlier this afternoon.
It’s more than just picking a different character