The Dead or Alive fighting game series is more often associated with anime-style fan service than with strategy and pinpoint execution – this has hampered the game’s reputation and has led to it being dismissed by fans of other fighter franchises. But with the debut of its official tournament Continue reading LIVE OR DIE! Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja invite you to Battle Royal 2015
The 2015 Red Bull Kumite isn’t part of the Capcom Pro Tour – it’s an invitation-only tournament featuring 14 of the best Ultra Street Fighter players from around the world. What’s impressive is that the production value equals or even rivals that of certain Capcom Pro Tour Premier Events. Continue reading RAGING BULL! The 2015 Red Bull Kumite
Think Game Theory but more acerbic, more informal, more opinionated, and better voice-over narration. That’s Game Overthinker in a nutshell. This YouTube series was MovieBob‘s main project until he shifted to doing movie analysis with Really That Good. So the good news is that you can enjoy it Continue reading Critiqueing Videogames On Another Level – The Game Overthinker
If you’re a MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) nut and feel the need to justify your hobby to your family and friends, you might want to point out to them that as long as you persevere in your chosen game, maybe, just maybe, you might end up snuggling in the Continue reading It Pays to Play! Edward Gaming’s Swanky HQ
There’s no getting around it – fight sticks are a BIG investment. If you’ve reached the point where you are seriously considering buying one, it means you know, deep inside your heart, that you are passionate about fighting games, and you want to take yourself to the next level. Continue reading Custom Arcade Sticks by B15SDM Designs
When someone hears the words competitive gaming or eSports, the games that immediately come to mind are League of Legends and Dota2. This is a testament to how skillfully Riot Games and Valve have managed their brands and grown their active player bases. A constant stream of casual players Continue reading Move over LCS, The International, and BlizzCon – make some room for the Capcom Pro Tour!
I use the keyboard/mouse combo only if I have to – for example, if the game I’m playing requires a bazillion different key presses (e.g. Dota 2, Hitman 2: Silent Assassin), demands precision mousework (e.g. Terraria), or just flat-out needs a keyboard (e.g. The Typing of the Dead: Overkill). Continue reading My Preferred Videogame Input Devices for Windows PC
It took me three console migrations (NES, SNES, and finally PS1) to realize that Windows PC was the most efficient gaming platform. With a little research and technical know-how, I could upgrade my machine incrementally as time went by, evading the biggest issue of dedicated videogame consoles – short Continue reading Give your PC keyboard a break with these innovative game input devices.
In case the Hatred trailers made you sick to the stomach, here are a a couple of more… light-hearted reinterpretations for your viewing pleasure. (^__^) Hatred Trailer – Kid-Friendly Edition by RADIOACTIV Hatred Trailer – Hug Version by KhailAnonymous
So… I didn’t immediately comment on Hatred because I wanted to be able to approach the topic as neutrally as possible (there was a veritable press shitstorm at the time of its first announcement, and it was just too easy to get a colored opinion about it due to Continue reading Hatred could quite possibly be a rather meaningful game.