EVO2K announced today that EVO World Finals 2010 will play host to the first publicly playable build of MARVEL VS Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds! In addition to MVC3, it was also announced that our friends at Level|Up will be handling the EVO 2010 live stream! And finally Mad Catz has announced more details on their support for EVO2010 by announcing prize support with cash AND GOLD FightSticks! For full details, check out the official post on SRK below:
This weekend, make sure you check out the biggest fighting game event in Southern California! Triple Threat unites the three biggest fighting titles: Street Fighter IV, BlazBlue and TEKKEN 6 as the best players in the nation battle for over $6500 in prizes! Can’t make it out to California? Make sure you check out the LIVE stream from UFRAGTV both Friday night for the uWink party and on Saturday for the main events! Click below for the full press release!
Hi everyone! If you’ve been following our site lately, you’ll know that we’ve been working on a special podcast to highlight the console release of TEKKEN 6! The wait is over and we now present you with an hours worth of shits and giggles as we go over a number of topics!
SDTEKKEN’s first podcast show! Tune in as we chat about the console versions of TEKKEN 6 and talk about the Tekken community as a whole. We also cover other fighting game news, arcade sticks, and what to do if you’re new to TEKKEN or interested in improving your game. Special Guest, Harry Chang from AKSYS Games (BlazBlue).
Length – 1:00:42. (Warning: Language may be inappropriate for minors.)
Credits – Mark Julio, Ace Roa, Harry Chang, Nathan Aguilera, Gerald Orofino, Neil Aguilera, Faye Mata & SDT
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Next episode will be soon! Please note that this first episode is scripted to cater towards people who aren’t too familiar with the TEKKEN series. For future podcasts (once the game is out) we will turn it up and get more technical with gameplay and strategy! Enjoy!
EVO registration is now closed! The event is less than 3 days away! For those of you not attending the event, don’t fret! There will be a live broadcast of the whole tournament courtesy of the good people on EVO/SRK staff! Be sure to tune in by clicking here.
We’ll be doing updates all weekend long on our twitter. So check back often!
Kotaku recently reported on the Mad Catz STREET FIGHTER IV arcade sticks and controllers that were on display at the GameStop Expo 2008 at Las Vegas. Buzz for the sticks particularly so far have been VERY POSITIVE. Featuring real arcade parts, “easy to swap buttons” and replaceable faceplate art, these could be the best stock arcade sticks ever! Follow the jump to see pics courtesy of Shin-Rotendo and srt4mike of SRK forums.
The biggest series of fighting game tournaments went down last weekend at the Tropicana Hotel & Casino in scorching Las Vegas, Nevada! EVO2008 housed the best fighting game specialists in the WORLD and played host to an epic series of showdowns for 6 of the most popular fighting games today. EVOLUTION 2008 attendees were also treated to a sneak peak at the games of tomorrow as games such as Street Fighter IV, Blaz Blue, Super Street Fighter II TURBO HD Remix, and Tatsunoko vs Capcom were also available to play! Check out the full results below!
Our good pal MrWizard just announced the latest game added to EVO2K8’s tournament lineup… Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection! With Tekken 6 nowhere in sight until late this year, EVO2K8 is moving onward this August with T5DR! EVO2K8 takes place at the Tropicana Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. For the full game list and future announcements check out the site below…
Our friends at SHORYUKEN.COM and TEKKEN ZAIBATSU are LIVE from Green Valley Ranch Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV streaming the qualifying pools and semi-finals of EVOLUTION 2007 WORLD FIGHTING GAME CHAMPIONSHIPS! Don’t miss out on all the great matches! Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection starts tomorrow, Saturday, August 25th at 4 PM PST! Check the link below to watch previously recorded footage and live streams!
Our friends over at SHORYUKEN.COM have been working on a special project, the likes of which we have never experienced before! GGPO is an all new approach to online fighting games. Let’s face it, fighting games online have never been that fun… Until now! After participating in the public alpha release of GGPO we are very pleased with the results! This is a revolutionary step forward for fighting games online, no longer are the competitive gamers hindered by lag or latency issues… For once we can play and showcase our true skills! After tasting great online play for a fighting game, I can only hope that Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection ONLINE plays anywhere close to good as GGPO! Make sure you click below for more information on the GGPO project!