Results for Tag "Fighting"

Wii U gets a special yellow Pikachu controller for Pokken Tournament

Posted 05/03 16:00 in Gaming | 0comments

Wii U gets a special yellow Pikachu controller for Pokken Tournament

Peripherals manufacturer Hori has rectified that with its upcoming Pikachu variant, applying an electric mouse motif to the same purpose-built design, as spotted by Pokemon fansite Serebii.Just like the non-Pikachu version, it sports a D-pad, four face buttons, four smaller buttons, and two shoulder buttons.

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Everything we know about Persona 5

Posted 05/19 01:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Everything we know about Persona 5

Handsome high schoolers in well-tailored uniforms fighting personal demons and feeling cynical about society as a whole?It must be Persona 5!

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Injustice 2 pre-order posters leak before it's even announced

Posted 06/07 18:53 in Gaming | 0comments

Injustice 2 pre-order posters leak before it's even announced

A GameStop poster leaked to Polygon seemingly confirms the existence of Injustice 2, the sequel to the popular 2013 DC Comics fighting game from the Mortal Kombat studio.According to the leak, the poster is meant to be distributed with pre-orders for the unannounced game.

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Injustice 2 coming 2017, lets you customize Batman and co. with gear

Posted 06/08 16:31 in Gaming | 0comments

Injustice 2 coming 2017, lets you customize Batman and co. with gear

It turns out the glowing armor on Batman and The Flash in that leaked Injustice 2 poster is a big deal.Along with officially confirming the DC Comics fighting game sequel is coming to PS4 and Xbox One in 2017, Warner Bros.

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Street Fighter 5 will get a proper story mode later this month

Posted 06/09 19:07 in Gaming | 0comments

Street Fighter 5 will get a proper story mode later this month

One of Street Fighter 5's biggest criticisms has been its lack of a proper story campaign to bridge all the characters and ease in newcomers.That oversight will finally be rectified in late June with the free Street Fighter 5 Story Expansion, introducing a brand new campaign called "A Shadow Falls".

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Injustice 2's upgrades are an interesting addition, but how will they affect the competitive scene?

Posted 06/20 22:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Injustice 2's upgrades are an interesting addition, but how will they affect the competitive scene?

You'll even earn additional special moves, which you can use to further customize your heroes to your own playstyle.Plus, it'll give casual players a reason to continue to play, even when they're getting their asses beaten down by high-tier experts - even if you lose, you're constantly earning, constantly unlocking, constantly leveling up.

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GR+ Live: Taking Street Fighter 5’s story mode way too seriously

Posted 07/07 21:30 in Gaming | 0comments

GR+ Live: Taking Street Fighter 5’s story mode way too seriously

The day we ran through the Street Fighter 5 story mode was the most important day of your life.Half a year after Street Fighter 5 hit PlayStation 4, the series' first cinematic story mode is available to play.

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Can you recognise these Street Fighter characters just from their colours?

Posted 07/21 12:58 in Gaming | 0comments

Can you recognise these Street Fighter characters just from their colours?

As well as being cool pieces of art in their own right, they hammer home how wonderfully designed Capcom’s original Street Fighter characters are.Perhaps I’ve been playing Street Fighter too long - that would explain my concerning obsession with Guile’s suplex - but I can’t see blue, brown and white without thinking of Chunners.

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The best Wii games of all time

Posted 07/27 21:31 in Gaming | 0comments

The best Wii games of all time

The Wii's codename was the "Revolution.With its cheap price, accessible controls, and a veritable cornucopia of games, it helped bring gaming to the mainstream.

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The best PSP games of all time

Posted 07/29 17:26 in Gaming | 0comments

The best PSP games of all time

The best Sony PSP games are not the games we imagined when Sony announced its intentions to dominate the portable gaming market.With the power of amazing PlayStation 1 and PlayStation 2 games behind it, Sony made many promises with the PSP.

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For Honor's 12 man roster revealed: Shugoki vs Warlord looks like one to watch

Posted 08/17 16:56 in Gaming | 0comments

For Honor's 12 man roster revealed: Shugoki vs Warlord looks like one to watch

It's been a fittingly gargantuan day on the For Honor news front.The Knights class comprises of Warden, Peacekeeper, Conquerer, and Lawbringer, while the Samurai class contains Shugoki, Nobushi, Kensei, and Orochi.

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Sit down, Suicide Squad - Harley Quinn and Deadshot join Injustice 2

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

Sit down, Suicide Squad - Harley Quinn and Deadshot join Injustice 2

The latest trailer for Injustice 2 sees Harley Quinn and Deadshot join the cast of NetherRealm's superheroic brawler.Now, this isn't the place to discuss why Suicide Squad was disappointing like a lost balloon - that place is here, in our review - but it's useful for the sake of comparison.

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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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