Results for Tag "Fighting"

GR+ Live: Celebrating 25 years of Super Nintendo games live

Posted 08/23 22:19 in Gaming | 0comments

GR+ Live: Celebrating 25 years of Super Nintendo games live

On August 23rd, 1991 the people of the United States started playing with power.The Super Nintendo launch brought the house of Mario into the world of 16-bit gaming.

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GR+ Live: Live Street Fighter 1 walkthrough for its 29th anniversary

Posted 09/01 21:31 in Gaming | 0comments

GR+ Live: Live Street Fighter 1 walkthrough for its 29th anniversary

People are still celebrating Street Fighter 2's 25th anniversary.Even a brand new Street Fighter 2: The Animated Movie Blu-ray is on the horizon.

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The 7 most infuriating taunts in gaming history

Posted 09/08 20:17 in Gaming | 0comments

The 7 most infuriating taunts in gaming history

Some of the best moments in games are about immersion, pulling players into a fictional world where they can project themselves into the characters.That's why it's infuriating when that immersion ends abruptly when an obnoxious character speaks up to ruin the mood.

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Guest Column: What Fighting Game Is Right for Me?

Posted 09/22 01:12 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: What Fighting Game Is Right for Me?

So, to the best of my ability, I will walk you through a tour of different fighting game experiences and see if any of them catch your eye.(If SF is the common language of fighting games, SFV is speaking that common language through a laggy Skype connection.

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Why I Love: the gorgeous gore of Mortal Kombat X

Posted 10/07 18:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Why I Love: the gorgeous gore of Mortal Kombat X

There’s plenty to love in the Mortal Kombat series, which is on the cusp of its 24th anniversary.And in Mortal Kombat X, they’ve never looked better.

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Watch the Tekken 7 trailer that just debuted at the Golden Joystick Awards, now with extra Akuma

Posted 11/18 18:22 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch the Tekken 7 trailer that just debuted at the Golden Joystick Awards, now with extra Akuma

Bandai Namco debuted the video at our very own Golden Joystick Awards 2016, and it combines in-game fighting scenes with the series' trademark over-the-top cinematics - including a prominent appearance from Street Fighter crossover character Akuma.Japanese arcade players have been trading blows with Heihachi and the gang in Tekken 7 since March 2015.

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Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite revealed for PS4, Iron Man and Ryu to punch each other again in 2017

Posted 12/03 19:32 in Gaming | 0comments

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite revealed for PS4, Iron Man and Ryu to punch each other again in 2017

The next chapter of Marvel vs.So you can finally stop asking "When's Marvel?

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8 of the most common names in video games - and what they mean

Posted 12/08 16:20 in Gaming | 0comments

8 of the most common names in video games - and what they mean

Whether this name has any significance with the names of the characters who use them - well, you might be surprised.He's even got a brass knuckle that says "I Heart God" on it.

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8 games that did a terrible job predicting the future

Posted 12/11 22:00 in Gaming | 0comments

8 games that did a terrible job predicting the future

The following eight games made a noble attempt to predict the future but, as time has now revealed, ultimately failed.Mega Man 2's future is one where you cant take three steps without a robot flying straight at your face.

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Gorgeous sprites, perfect fights: You should be playing Garou Mark of the Wolves

Posted 12/12 18:48 in Gaming | 0comments

Gorgeous sprites, perfect fights: You should be playing Garou Mark of the Wolves

Street Fighter 3, Fatal Fury, The Rumble Fish and simple but technical 2D fighting games.While most of the company’s action and sports games are more beautiful and weird than truly great, its fighting games are rightly respected even now as some of the greatest ever made.

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Travel the globe with the best locations in the Street Fighter series

Posted 01/04 15:33 in Gaming | 0comments

Travel the globe with the best locations in the Street Fighter series

We present 14 perfect, far-flung locations from the Street Fighter series - it’s called World Warrior for a reason.Nin-Nin Hall is a shout-out to Nin-Nin (real name Akira Nishitani), a character designer who worked on Street Fighter 2, Cadillacs and Dinosaurs, and Final Fight.

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Tekken 7's release date is set for June 2 and check out this new trailer

Posted 01/23 17:47 in Gaming | 0comments

Tekken 7's release date is set for June 2 and check out this new trailer

The latest in the fighting game series that stars robots, bears, and knockoffs of both Jackie Chan and Bruce Lee will arrive on consoles and PC more than two years after it first hit Japanese arcades in March 2015.It was previously slated to arrive in early 2017, so this is a delay by all but the most generous of calendars.

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The 25 best co-op games to play right now

Posted 01/27 12:55 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best co-op games to play right now

For some, games are a deeply personal, very private thing.For many, though, they're something to be shared, talked about, and played with others.

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The 50 most gloriously stupid character names in gaming

Posted 01/30 16:28 in Gaming | 0comments

The 50 most gloriously stupid character names in gaming

Names are tough, because there's such a fine line between sounding cool and sounding completely bonkers.A good name sticks with people, a bad one sticks with people because it sounds like something a porn star would reject for being too obvious.

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Killer Instinct’s Shadow Lords mode is the best single-player content of any modern fighting game

Posted 02/09 14:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Killer Instinct’s Shadow Lords mode is the best single-player content of any modern fighting game

Yes, Mortal Kombat X is held up as the standard for single-player content in a fighting game.Once you’ve deployed them, you take part in the usual Killer Instinct scrap, and whether you win or lose dictates what happens with the Global Threat Level.

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Play the first Tekken game on PC at the PC Gamer Weekender

Posted 02/12 15:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Play the first Tekken game on PC at the PC Gamer Weekender

With Tekken 7 announced for a June 2 release, what better time to remind you all that you will be able to pop along to this year’s PC Gamer Weekender and get your hands on the latest – and final – chapter in the Mishima Blood Saga.99  Admittedly that’s a bit more dramatic than initially intended, but it sounds pretty cool so we’re going with it.

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How to win a one-on-one duel in For Honor

Posted 02/14 13:01 in Gaming | 0comments

How to win a one-on-one duel in For Honor

At the start of every new match in Duel Mode, you’ll be able to select your class, but For Honor won’t allow you to switch classes in between rounds.For Honor accommodates all styles of play, including hyper-aggressive tactics, but it’s best to assess every situation in Duel Mode before you start charging into a player without any forethought.

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Which Class should you pick in For Honor - Vanguard, Heavy, Assassin, or Hybrid?

Posted 02/15 16:40 in Gaming | 0comments

Which Class should you pick in For Honor - Vanguard, Heavy, Assassin, or Hybrid?

This guide is designed to help you learn which classes might best suit your playstyle, and advise you on effective builds for every single class currently available.As an adaptable, all-rounder class, Vanguards are a great place to start for new players to For Honor.

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17 things I wish I knew before starting For Honor

Posted 02/15 18:01 in Gaming | 0comments

17 things I wish I knew before starting For Honor

Here's our full For Honor Class Guide, if that's what you're looking for.Eventually, you will need to know what they're all called, what they're good at, and what their weaknesses are.

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For Honor collectibles - Observables and Breakables location guide

Posted 02/21 18:58 in Gaming | 0comments

For Honor collectibles - Observables and Breakables location guide

As soon as you head outside, look towards the wall on your right for your final Observable.Head inside the building, and you’ll find the second breakable at the back right corner of the room.

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