Aris have been playing on a Hit Box for the past few days and he’s put up a review of this controller. I haven’t been able to try using it so I can’t really tell whether I agree or disagree with Aris but still his review is quite interesting.
ATP Reviews Hit BoxNovember 11, 2011
ATP Reviews The SFxT Limited Arcade StickOctober 16, 2011
Yet another review of an arcade stick by Avoiding The Puddle. This time Aris puts his hands on the Street Fighter X Tekken Limited Edition controller. If you are into sticks you have to watch this video. Click below for more information on the stick and where to purchase it.
AvoidingThePuddle Video Review Of eightarc Arcade SticksSeptember 25, 2011
Fighting game fans should take notice, our friend Aris over at AvoidingThePuddle has put together a video review of the new eightarc range of arcade sticks. The sticks may look familiar to you as the eightarc line are rebranded Qanba arcade sticks. Check out more details at their official site below.
Aris’ Interview With TEKKEN PROJECTJune 18, 2011
Last week Rip and Subt-L published a video interview with Michael Murray and Katsuhiro Harada from E3. Aris interviewed the TEKKEN PROJECT as well, covering other important questions. Either watch the video above or follow the LINK for a transcript.
Aris’ Thoughts On Tekken Tag Tournament 2June 15, 2011
“TTT2 is a work in progress and I don’t want to judge it too heavily just yet. However, I will say that from what I’ve seen so far, combined with Namco’s great track history, I would most certainly bet on it being a great success”.
Having played Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Aris wrote an article about his experience with the game, changes and how does he feel about TTT sequel. Check out his work at Avoiding The Puddle.
Rip And Aris Talk TTT2June 10, 2011
Rip and Aris recorded a very special Level Up Your Game video covering Law and Dragunov Tekken Tag Tournament 2 changes. Check the rest of the entry to find out that Law’s 4,3 no longer jails and that his stance parry is gone.
Avoiding The Puddle Episode 20May 23, 2011
Aris has uploaded the latest Avoiding the Puddle episode covering Gosu New York Tekken, commentary and Tekken Tag Tournament 2 along with a special guest, Blood Hawk. Apart from those, Aris and MYK talk about the ethics of having top players balance fighting games while still being able to enter tournaments.
Avoiding The Puddle Special: Street Fighter X Tekken With MarkManApril 16, 2011
The latest Avoiding The Puddle podcast is a special feature on Street Fighter X Tekken! Aris and MarkMan talk about some of the in-depth action and things to consider from a Tekken player’s point of view. Check out the latest episode by following the link below! As always, ATP episodes are slightly NSFW for language/content.
Should You Buy The Mortal Kombat TE Stick?March 4, 2011
Aris sits down and take a look at the options for arcade sticks for the upcoming Mortal Kombat title (Out April 19th). Do you even need an arcade stick for this title? Find out by clicking below!
Avoiding The Puddle Episode #16February 17, 2011
Aris has put up his latest podcast. Along with MYK he talks about the recent MLG decision. Besides, he interviews Slips and Shin, asking them about the old Tag days and comparing TTT community to the current one. Click the link below and enjoy the show!
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inatekken Frame Data Goes English!February 9, 2011
tieTYT and Aris from Avoiding The Puddle have been working on translating Tekken 6 Frame Data from inatekken. The list still needs some fixes, however, this is the most comprehensive list of Tekken 6 frames collected so far. Big thanks to tieTYT and Aris!
Level Up Your Game Episode 7: DragunovFebruary 3, 2011
Our friends from levelupyourgame.com have made the 7th episode of their Tekken video tutorial series. Since this episode is dedicated to Dragunov newcomers and regular players, the guest could be none other than… oh well, you know who.
GOSU TekkenJanuary 29, 2011
Our friend ldmaxi has started putting up long sets of Korean Tekken 6 matches named GOSU Tekken. You can watch vidoes of top Korean players with top American commentary (Aris, anyone?). If you haven’t seen GOSU Tekken, make sure you get a lot of popcorn because hours of top-level matches are awaiting!
Avoiding the Puddle Episode #15January 27, 2011
Aris is back with the latest episode of Avoiding the Puddle! This time the podcast features none other than Maxi Milian, also known as ldMaxi, who has been helping the worldwide Tekken community to keep in touch with the South Korean players. Apart from the interview with the Swedish player Aris and MYK talk about age VS. reflexes and more!
Avoiding The Puddle Feature Podcast With Harada!January 11, 2011
Our friend aris at Avoiding The Puddle rings in the new year with an EPIC podcast! Joining aris on this epic show is none other that TEKKEN series director Katsuhiro Harada, game designer Michael Murray, and Soulcalibur director Daishi Odashima! Click below for all the juicy details on TEKKEN TAG TOURNAMENT 2 and more!
Avoiding The Puddle Episode #13January 6, 2011
Aris has already recorded the 13th episode of his podcast! This time Avoiding the Puddle features an interview with an oldschool Tekken 4 Nina player, Tomhilfiger! Moreover, Aris and MYK talk about the Christmas bonuses from Namco – the new TTT2 trailer and the new Soul Calibur project announcement.
After Two Terrible Games In The Soul Calibur Series, My Soul Does Not Burn!December 25, 2010
Aris and the Arm Chair Empire magazine goes in depth with their love/hate relationship for the Soul Calibur series. Does your soul still burn? Find out his thoughts by clicking below!
Avoiding The Puddle Episode #12December 24, 2010
Avoiding the Puddle Episode #12 is finally up! Check out Aris’ latest podcast with Mr. NAPS as a special guest!
AvoidingThePuddle.comDecember 7, 2010
Avoiding The Puddle is not the name of Aris’ Tekken podcast anymore. He has just established AvoidingThePuddle.com, a new website dedicated to fighting games, run by Aris, MYK and tieTYT. Don’t waste your time, bookmark the website now!
Is Aris The Original Gamer?November 30, 2010
ORIGINAL-GAMER.COM has interviewed one of the most unique fighting game players ever, Aris! Check out the podcast including a discussion about the Tekken series, as well as Aris’ fighting game business history. Click the link below to jump to the podcast.