Thanks to laugh for providing us with the best converter since sliced bread! The inPin PLAY CONVERTER hails out of the Korean market and is already taking praise as one of the best PS2 to PS3 USB converters out there! With our unrelenting love for arcade sticks we were VERY excited to review this product, you can read all about it by clicking the link below!
Those of you that will be attending Comic-Con International 2008 in San Diego later this week, make sure you stop by our SD TEKKEN Gaming Room in Rm. 17B at the event! There will be a ton of Tekken competition and get a chance to play some hot new titles that aren’t even out in stores yet! Get a chance to battle in Soul Calibur IV, Blaz Blue, Battle Fantasia, AND MORE! Don’t miss out!
Special thanks to TimSozai for the heads up! Recently TimSozai, Max, and Cheng got a chance to interview one of the legends in the competitive Tekken scene, Qudans from South Korea! Qudans is currently serving mandatory national military service and has been away from the Tekken scene. During his time off he was nice enough to participate in an interview for Tekken fans. Click below for the full interview!
The Ant Commandos just dropped off their latest product to us, a PS2 to PS3 converter! While mainly marketed for use with guitar controllers and use with Rock Band & Guitar Hero III, we couldn’t help to test it out with Tekken and our weapons of choice… You know how much we love our arcade sticks, so we were itchin’ to test this new converter out with all of our games and arcade sticks! Check out our review of it below!
You can purchase the converter here.
The T5DR ONLINE Update is now live for the American version of the game. To download, simply enter the game and a window will pop up asking if you’d like to update. Among the new features are a new “Pickup Match” option, room naming, “Next Turn” alerts, and more.
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…
Those of you who have PLAYSTATION 3 systems or even those of you who are planning on getting one… Sony’s DUAL SHOCK 3 is a must own for any PS3 owner! For about a year the PS3 was without rumble, but now we can get rid of those pesky SIXAXIS controllers and graduate up to what the original PS3 controller should have been, the DUAL SHOCK 3! Play-Asia has a great price for the DS3, don’t wait until April or maybe even later!!! Get one today! For more information on the DUAL SHOCK 3 click below!
The Tougeki 2007 SBO DVD Vol. 5 featuring Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection is out NOW! Watch as the best Tekken players from all over the world battle in a fierce 3 man team tournament to battle for their pride and country. You can view the item in stock now at Play-Asia.com! Click the link below to order!
The Tougeki 2007 DVDs are on the way! Watch the exciting 3 man team tournament that features players from all over the world! From England, Austraila, Korea, USA, and of course Japan… Witness some of the best players battle it out in Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection! Each Super Battle Opera: The 5th Arcadia Cup Tournament DVD features the entire T5DR tournament complete with commentary and player interviews! Watch as the strongest team in Japan takes on the beasts from Korea! Watch the drama unfold, don’t miss your chance to own this epic DVD! The DVD will be released on November 30th. It is region free so you can watch it on any DVD player! Preorders are now open at Play-Asia.com! Click the link below to order!
Earlier this month at Newegg’s LAN Fest 2K7, SDT’s very own FilthyRich destroyed the competition on his way to securing the top prize in the Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection tournament! Congratulations FilthyRich! Check out full details from the event, pictures, and an interview with Mr. Rich by clicking below!
It’s time to celebrate! SDTEKKEN.COM reached a milestone of 1 MILLION site hits just recently! Our site went from a small fan site to one of the most recognized Tekken resources on the web! We have to thank everyone who has been supporting us since day one! We appreciate all the comments and feedback from everyone and want to celebrate with our 1 MILLION hits “Show us your Tekken!” Contest! Click the link below for more details on the contest and all the AWESOME prizes we’re giving out!
Newegg is at it again with another hit LANfest event scheduled for this October! Thousands of dollars in cash & prizes will be given to participants who compete in tournaments on the hottest PC and console systems. The event will also feature a unique BYOC setup that has never been seen in the gaming industry! Also, don’t forget, Newegg’s premier vendors will be on site showcasing their latest products & services. Click below for more details on this wonderful event!
Just a quick reminder to all you joystick enthusiasts! Hori is releasing the Real Arcade Pro 3 SA (Sanwa) on the 20th of this month! (This time for sure! It was delayed in June!) Sadly, Hori Store stopped taking preorders for this stick and the only way you can preorder one now is through Play-Asia! If you’re interested in this high priced, yet high quality arcade stick investment, you can preorder it here:
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!
EVOLUTION 2007 World Finals takes place this weekend August 24 – 26, 2007 at the Green Valley Ranch Resort in Henderson, NV (15 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip!). With the hectic last minute planning going on, we’ve put together a quick visual of the scheduled events to help keep you organized. Check out all the info by clicking below! (Updated: Added Weekend Weather Forecast.)
The biggest fighting game tournament series in Japan is already underway! Tougeki 2007, also known as the Super Battle Opera, is an international affair with talent from Australia, Korea, England, USA among other countries! Check out our quick report on the T5DR tournament by clicking below!
Saulabi recently released a new arcade stick for the PC and PLAYSTATION 3! The Saulabi 4K Arcade Stick is based off of traditional Korean arcade stick design and features a sleek new all black design similar to that of the PS3. Korean arcade sticks are popular amongst Mishima users in the US, make sure you get yours now at Play-Asia while they are still in stock! Click below for more details on this hot arcade stick!
It’s been an exciting weekend! If you’ve been keeping up, you know that SD TEKKEN held an open gaming room at San Diego Comic-Con International and held our 6th annual Comic-Con TEKKEN tournament! In addition to Comic-Con festivities… EVO WEST also took place this weekend, in grand fashion! Click below for full results from both Tekken tournaments, pictures and a brief rundown of what went down this past weekend!