Friday, June 28, 2013

[UPDATE] Watch CEO 2013 here (June 28-30)

CEO 2013 is finally here. This is the final major event before Evo 2013. Watch the live tournament event inside.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

3rd Strike: 40th episode of the "Online Warrior" (Video)

Maximilian has reached a milestone. He has not reached episode 40 of the Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike edition of his "Online Warrior" series.

Live AE 2012 stream tonight (June 26) at 8 p.m. ET

Looking to get some last minute shine before CEO 2013? Or do you just want to showcase your Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2012 skills? Find out how you can do both inside.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Injustice: General Zod and 1.05 patch coming July 2

One of Superman's fierce rivals will be making his way to Injustice: Gods Among Us. Joining General Zod will be the 1.05 patch.

AE 2012: Ken, Dan, Dhalsim and Akuma combos by Lucifer_V (Video)

Guess who back to whoop tail and take names? It's none other than Lucifer_V. Here is a new Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2012 combo video from the evil enthusiast.

CEO 2013 begins on Friday (June 28-30)

June 28 will mark the beginning of CEO 2013. Get the details on location and stream broadcasters inside.

Monday, June 24, 2013

Thursday, June 20, 2013

UMvC3: Spider-Man throw combos by Xero18 (Video)

Spider-Man throw combos from Xero18 have arrived. Head inside to see Spidey in action.

Quick Pic: PS4 release date revealed?

Image from Cyborg of NeoGAF
Has the PS4 release date been revealed? If this picture is anything to go by, Amsterdam, Netherlands is getting the console on Nov. 13.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Replay of FightVG's June 18 Street Fighter Alpha 3 stream (Video)

We have finished streaming Street Fighter Alpha 3 today. If you missed any of the action, inside you will find the full replay.

Quick Tidbit: Injustice: Gods Among Us nabs top spot on US sales charts for May

Numero uno. For the second straight month, Injustice: Gods Among Us has earned the top spot in United States video game sales.

FightVG live streaming Street Fighter Alpha 3 right now (June 18)

Street Fighter Alpha 3 is alive and well. Don't believe me? Watch inside as numerous live matches are being played through GGPO.

AE 2012: Luparez experiments in the lab 2 (Video)

Because one just isn't enough. Luparez is back on the Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2012 grind. See the latest experiments in the lab inside.

Friday, June 14, 2013

FightVG Roundtable: Three opinions on free to play in fighting games

FightVG has got three writers with opinions on the free to play format in fighting games. Peep what we have to say inside.

Killer Instinct: Maximilian speaks with Dave Verfaille on manual combos (Video)

Maximilian was a busy man at E3 2013. Most notably he has been on top of every tidbit of Killer Instinct. Watch his interview with one of the game's designers on manual combos.

Free to play: The spectacular deal for fighting games if done right

How can the free to play market be beneficial to fighting games? How can it end up being a disaster? Jump inside to get Aren Douglass' two cents on the F2P craze.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Conan O'Brien reveals General Zod in Injustice: Gods Among Us (Video)

Gameplay of General Zod was unveiled in the Conan O'Brien show. Watch it inside.

Super Smash Bros. lacks cross-platform play for 3DS and Wii U

As magical as the idea sounds, cross-platform play isn't happening with the 3DS and Wii U versions of the latest Super Smash Bros. title. Find out why it couldn't be done inside.

Quick Pic: Hori's iPad fight stick concept

Image via Hori's official Facebook page
Hori is working on a fight stick for Apple's iPad. Here is a concept of the stick working with Street Fighter IV.

Killer Instinct: Justin Wong vs. Alex Valle at Cross Counter LIVE (Video)

Justin Wong and Alex Valle were on Cross Counter LIVE to do battle in Killer Instinct for Xbox One. Peep the match-ups inside.

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U roster limited by 3DS version, Mega Man a "special case" for third party characters

Fans of Super Smash Bros. were thrilled to see Mega Man's debut in the series. Those hoping for more third party characters will be disappointed after hearing what the game's lead designer has to say.

Quick Quote: Tripping will not return to Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS

You can kiss tripping goodbye. According to the commander-in-chief of the upcoming Super Smash Bros. title, the mechanic has been removed.

Quick Pic: General Zod confirmed for Injustice: Gods Among Us

General Zod is coming to Injustice: Gods Among Us. Get more details on the game's latest addition inside.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Super Smash Bros: Mega Man Trailer (Video)

The Blue Bomber is back in the fighting game roost. Watch the Super Smash Bros trailer that puts the spotlight on Mega Man.

Quick Tidbit: Tekken Revolution available now on PSN

The free to play Tekken experience can now be had by PSN users.

Quick Pic: Mega Man announced for Super Smash Bros.

Nintendo's E3 2013 Direct conference is over. The big reveal was Capcom's Mega Man would be making his way to the upcoming Super Smash Bros. title.

Killer Instinct for Xbox One goes free to play

Fighting games have been treating the free to play market with great care as of late. You can now add Killer Instinct to the growing fighting game free to play catalog.

Monday, June 10, 2013

Free to play Tekken Revolution coming June 11, trailer released (Video)

The power is in the free to play model. Namco Bandai has announced a free to play Tekken title will be coming to PSN on June 11. Watch the trailer inside.

EA Sports UFC set for spring 2014 release, "Feel The Fight" trailer unveiled

The release window for EA Sports UFC has been revealed. Get the details and watch the latest trailer from E3 2013 inside.

Killer Instinct announced at E3 2013, trailer revealed

It's back. Killer Instinct was officially announced at Microsoft's E3 2013 press conference. Watch the trailer inside.

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Next Level Battle Circuit 22 results

Stick a fork in it. The 22nd Next Level Battle Circuit event has concluded. Find out who made their marks inside.

Quick Pic: Skullgirls Meridian Rooftops stage complete

Work on the Skullgirls Meridian Rooftops stage is complete. Here is the finalized art.

Desk displays Street Fighter IV series stun glitches (Video)

All in a day's work for Desk. The unofficial Capcom game breaker has taken the Street Fighter IV series to showcase stun glitch goodies.

Quick Pic: Batman Red Son skin in Injustice: Gods Among Us

The second Red Son pack is coming to Injustice: Gods Among Us. Here is Batman rocking his new DLC attire.

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Quick Pic: Doomsday Containment Suit in Injustice: Gods Among Us

Take a look at Doomsday's Containment Suit for Injustice: Gods Among Us. This will be part of the compatibility pack dropping to the public next week.

Next Level Battle Circuit 22 live stream right now (June 5)

Another Wednesday means another Next Level Battle Circuit event. Watch the 22nd weekly tournament showing unfold inside.

MunozFest 2013 live stream right now (June 5)

FightVG's own Munoz is hosting a Skullgirls stream and he's not alone. Watch the live stream and engage in the chat inside.

FightVG streaming Garou: Mark of the Wolves and other GGPO games right now (June 5)

We are streaming Garou: Mark of the Wolves and other GGPO titles. See the live stream inside.

Tekken producer Katushiro Harada missing for a week, believed to be okay

Katsuhiro Harada has gone missing. Peep inside to find out why the team behind Tekken believes their commander-in-chief is safe.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Injustice: Gods Among Us 1.04 patch notes, Scorpion official release date June 11

Scorpion has already dived into the DC Universe for season pass holders. On June 11 he will be available for every Injustice: Gods Among Us owner (Xbox360/PS3) for purchase. Get the 1.04 patch notes inside.

Injustice: Day one Scorpion combos and how to get the character early by Maximilian (Video)

Scorpion is available to season pass members in Injustice: Gods Among Us through a glitch. See Maximilian's day one combos and his explanation of how to get access to the character.

Free to play version of Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate coming to PSN, release dates revealed

Tecmo Koei is trying to make waves in the freemium universe. Dead or Alive 5 will have a free to play version.

Replay of today's (June 4) Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike stream (Video)

Many players have been playing Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike on GGPO today. We were able to stream four hours of online action. Watch the replay inside.

Injustice: Hour one Scorpion combos by Dream King (Video)

Scorpion has only been available for a short time on Injustice: Gods Among Us and already we've got ourselves a combo video. Check out Dream King's latest work inside.

Quick Pic: Green Lantern Red Son skin in Injustice: Gods Among Us

As promised, NetherRealm has revealed the latest Green Lantern skin to appear in Injustice: Gods Among Us. Say hello to the Red Son Hal Jordan.