Get Ready for the ESL Mortal Kombat X Pro League

Get Ready for the ESL Mortal Kombat X Pro League

ESL has quickly established itself as one of the most popular and thriving competitive organizations over the past few years. Its hosted some of the most memorable tournaments for popular franchises like Halo, Guild Wars, and DOTA. Now, it’s expanding its net to include one of the most highly anticipated fighting games: Mortal Kombat X will be added to the ESL Pro ..

Run That Back Episode 2.5 “Frame Trapped”

Run That Back Episode 2.5 “Frame Trapped”

PTB had the honor of speaking with the founder of Frame Trapped, Tom Piddock (@FrameTrapped) of the robust Ultra Street Fighter 4 combo trainer/hit boxer tool that is destined to add a whole new dimension for competitive players looking to level up their game. Over the next 30 minutes, Tom breaks down the product’s origins, ..

Yo Anime! SEGA Announces Dengeki Bunko

Yo Anime! SEGA Announces Dengeki Bunko

Avid fighting game enthusiasts who've grown fond of titles along the lines of Persona and BlazBlue can look forward to a new addition heading to our shores later this year. Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax, developed by Ecole Software and French Bread is a crossover fighting game featuring a plethora of characters based upon the popular Dengeki Bunko brand. As an added twist, Fighting ..

Exploring Musuo And New Perspectives: Guest Editorial by Aleksandr Fritz

Exploring Musuo And New Perspectives: Guest Editorial by Aleksandr Fritz

Hey everyone, this is Aleksandr Fritz, also known as Hon Si Zi. I'm here to talk about broadening your horizons, specifically the issue of missing the forest for the trees. Now, I'm sure many of you out there have heard of Musou games, especially if you're familiar with the popular Dynasty Warriors series. Many people have ..

The Chinatown Fair Classic Goes Down In Tennesee

The Chinatown Fair Classic Goes Down In Tennesee

Sanford Kelly and Justin Wong, eternal rivals in the fighting game community and beloved sons of the East Coast; met at Kumite In Tennessee this past weekend and had one of the most memorable sets of this new year. Sanford, with his oppressive rushdown Oni and Wong, who exchanged his seemingly trademark Rufus (during the ..

“What In The!?” Shenanigans Inbound In This New Combo Video

“What In The!?” Shenanigans Inbound In This New Combo Video

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 ..