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Shoryuken interview: Dead or Alive 6 director Yohei Shimbori talks about the open beta, NiCO, free to play possibilities, and more


Dragon Ball FighterZ Season 2 kicks off with Jiren and Videl on January 31, ends with SSGSS Gogeta and Broly (Dragon Ball Super)

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Shoryuken review: The Switch Wireless HORIPAD is a solid controller that stands out among the crowd

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JUMP FORCE story trailer revealed alongside My Hero Academia’s Izuku Midoriya announcement, and tons of new screenshots

Izuku Midoriya Jump Force Featured Image

Kage is the first new character for Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition’s fourth season and is available now

Kage Street Fighter V Announcement Featured Image

Shoryuken review: HORI Nintendo Switch Battle Pad is pure nostalgia with a modern flair

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SonicFox and Dragon Ball FighterZ win it big at The Game Awards 2018

SonicFox The Game Awards 2018 Featured Image

Persona 5’s Joker steals the show at The Game Awards 2018 as he dives into Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

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Mortal Kombat 11 announced at The Game Awards 2018, releasing April 23

Scorpion Mortal Kombat 11 Reveal Trailer

Revisiting Fighting EX Layer: New characters, arcade mode, and a new Steam version!


Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Gogeta and Broly (Super Saiyan Full Power) blast into Dragon Ball Xenvoerse 2 in Extra Pack 4

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Shoryuken review: Lethal League Blaze surpasses the original in every way possible, and then some

Lethal League Blaze Dice Candyman Sonata and Grid Featured Image

Shoryuken review: My Hero One’s Justice is a fun first bout into the franchise — with a few noticeable quirks

My Hero One's Justice Izuku Midoriya Shoot Style Featured Image

More Dead or Alive 6 Xbox One and Deluxe Edition bonus costumes revealed

Dead or Alive 6 Bonus Costumes Kasumi Ryu Hayabusa

Shoryuken preview: Dead or Alive 6 continues to impress with gameplay footage from Koei Tecmo’s special event

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Nintendo announces Piranha Plant as DLC bonus and Fighters Pass for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

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Street Fighter’s Ken and Pokemon’s Incineroar join Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as the last additional characters for launch

Ken Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Shoryuken review: The Scuf Vantage controller for PlayStation 4 fits right at home in the FGC

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Shoryuken review: HORI Real Arcade Pro SoulCalibur VI Edition arcade sticks for PlayStation 4/Xbox One


Shoryuken interview: Dead or Alive 6 director Yohei Shimbori discusses development, DLC, and the franchise’s legacy

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Tina, Bass, and Mila bring out THE MUSCLE in the newest Dead or Alive 6 trailer

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Shoryuken review: SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy subverts conventions with full-on fan service

SNK Heroines Splash

New JUMP FORCE trailers announce Yu Yu Hakusho’s Yusuke Urameshi and Toguro, show gameplay for Kurapika and Killua, and unveil original characters designed by Akira Toriyama

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Dark Magician, Dark Magician Girl, and Slifer the Sky Dragon make an appearance in Jump Force, plus SSGSS Goku confirmation

Yami Yugi Jump Force Dark Magician Dark Magician Girl Slifer the Sky Dragon

Yami Yugi trusts in the Heart of the Cards in Jump Force

Yami Yugi Jump Force Reveal Crop

Animal Crossing’s Isabelle’s hard work pays off as she joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

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Lethal League Blaze is coming to PC on October 24 and to consoles Spring 2019

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Shoryuken review: Blade Strangers is an incredible starting point for newcomers while offering unique gameplay for veterans

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Jump Force Gamescom 2018 trailer showcases new characters from Dragon Ball, One Piece, and Hunter X Hunter

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Tira announced for SoulCalibur VI as a bonus character for the Season Pass, Libra of Soul story mode focuses on custom characters

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Tekken 7 Season 2 begins on September 6 with new characters, system adjustments, and gameplay features

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Shoryuken at Evo 2018: Hands-on with the Victrix Pro FS aluminum-body arcade stick

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Shoryuken at Evo 2018: HORI showcases new controllers and accessories for every kind of fighter

Hori Prototype Stick Evo 2018 Featured Image

Cooler officially confirmed for Dragon Ball FighterZ at Evo 2018

Cooler Dragon Ball FighterZ Announcement Featured Image

Gameplay trailers unleashed for base form Goku and Vegeta in Dragon Ball FighterZ

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Voldo claws his way into SoulCalibur VI

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V-Jump’s first look at base form Goku and Vegeta in Dragon Ball FighterZ

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Shoryuken review: Fighting EX Layer is light on content but offers deep and exciting gameplay


Rinoa Heartilly from Final Fantasy VIII takes flight in Dissidia Final Fantasy NT

Rinoa Heartilly Dissidia Final Fantasy NT

Bleach protagonist Ichigo Kurosaki flash steps into Jump Force

Ichigo Kurosaki Jump Force Announcement Crop

First screenshots for Super Baby Vegeta released for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

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Super Baby Vegeta seeks total domination in Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 DLC Pack 7

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Shoryuken at E3 2018: Giving the SCUF Vantage PlayStation 4 controller a fighting chance

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Shoryuken at E3 2018: Interview with SoulCalibur VI producer Motohiro Okubo

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Shoryuken at E3 2018: Hands-on with Dead or Alive 6

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Kill la Kill the Game announced by Arc System Works

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Shoryuken at E3 2018: Hands-on with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate announced for Nintendo Switch during E3 2018 Nintendo Direct, coming December 2018

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Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour announced; Begins at CEO Gaming Fighting Game Championships

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New Lethal League Blaze details surface alongside new character, Grid

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Returning fighter Maxi strikes again, joining the SoulCalibur VI character roster

Maxi SoulCalibur VI Reveal

Vegito (SSGSS) V-Jump scans surface for Dragon Ball FighterZ, alongside Dramatic Finish details

Vegito Blue SSGSS Attack

Street Fighter icons join Power Rangers: Legacy Wars in morphenomenal event

Power Rangers Legacy Wars Street Fighter Crossover Event Featured Image

Isaac from the Binding of Isaac joins the ever-expanding roster of Blade Strangers

Isaac Reveal Image Blade Strangers Featured Image

Celebrate Goku Day with in-game gifts for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 and Dragon Ball FighterZ

Goku Day GT Statue Celebration Dragon Ball FighterZ Xenoverse 2

SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy adds Sylvie and Zarina to the dress-up bash

Sylvie & Zarina SNK Heroines Tag Team Frenzy Announcement Featured Image

Taki confirmed for SoulCalibur VI through early character reveal trailer

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Vegito (SSGSS) announced alongside new character trailer for Dragon Ball FighterZ

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Zamasu (Fused) gameplay trailer for Dragon Ball FighterZ displays divine dissonance

Zamasu (Fused) Character Trailer Featured Image

Yang gameplay, Cross Character Pack 3, and open beta details revealed in latest BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle stream

Yang gameplay reveal BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Featured Image

Bandai Namco offers 300,000 Zeni gift in Dragon Ball FighterZ

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SoulCalibur VI and CD Projekt Red go behind the scenes with Geralt of Rivia in this showcase video

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The Witcher protagonist — Geralt of Rivia — officially joins the SoulCalibur VI roster

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Famitsu features Broly’s colors, lobby avatar, and stamp for Dragon Ball FighterZ

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Bandai Namco releases full character intro trailer for Broly in Dragon Ball FighterZ

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“Did You Know Gaming?” delves into JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure titles’ legacy and references


Bandai Namco releases Dragon Ball FighterZ February patch notes


Fighting EX Layer set to release by end of June 2018, adds Shadowgeist to its roster

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Get ready for “perfected” Ultra Instinct! Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 releases launch trailer for Extra Pack 2

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Fangamer expands SNK collection with Terry Bogard hat made with original FATAL FURY team and more

SNK Merch Update Terry Bogard Hat Featured Image

New visuals surface for upcoming Dragon Ball FighterZ DLC characters Bardock and Broly

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Perfected Ultra Instinct Goku surpasses the gods in Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Goku Perfected Ultra Instinct Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball FighterZ’s first DLC characters revealed to be Bardock and Broly

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Maximilian Dood delves into the strategy behind the Galactic Donut King, Gotenks, in this character breakdown!

Gotenks Maximilian Dood Breakdown Featured Image

These Dragon Ball FighterZ pre-release matches from the HOT97 HipHopGamer Show are full of Dragon Soul!

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Maximilian reveals some of the mystery behind Android 21’s moveset in his breakdown for Dragon Ball FighterZ

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Here’s how to unlock SSGSS Goku, SSGSS Vegeta, and Android 21 in Dragon Ball FighterZ

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“Let’s hurry up and get things started!” The Dragon Ball FighterZ launch trailer is finally here!

Dragon Ball FighterZ Launch Trailer Featured Image Android 21

Loot boxes found within early copies of Dragon Ball FighterZ

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More Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Extra Pack 2 details: A souped-up Android 17, Super Saiyan Blue for custom characters

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The unstoppable force of justice, Jiren, joins Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2!

Jiren Joins Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Featured Image

Could this be her final form? Android 21 finally takes the stage with horrifying Buu abilities!

majin android 21 scanThe King of Fighters: Destiny will return with more seasons and a feature film

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Dragon Ball voice actors have thrown down the gauntlet to settle who’s number one in Dragon Ball FighterZ

Dragon Ball Voice Actor Smackdown Dragon Ball FighterZ Featured Image

The first chapter of The King of Fighters: A New Beginning is now available

The King of Fighters A New Beginning Featured Image

Get an inside look at Sophitia’s development in SoulCalibur VI with this character breakdown

Sophitia Character Breakdown Featured Image

Get set for Jet in Lethal League Blaze

Jet Announcement Lethal League Blaze Featured Image

Black is always in style — Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite character tutorials for Venom, Black Widow, & Winter Soldier

Marvel vs Capcom Infinite Venom Black Widow Winter Soldier Tutorial Featured Image

Dark Horse is offering an ARMS graphic novel on Free Comic Book Day

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Mobile Fighter G Gundam combatants are coming to Gundam Versus

Gundam Versus Mobile Fighter G Gundam DLC Announcement Featured Image

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2’s mystery DLC character revealed along with other Extra Pack 2 details

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 New Character Fu

First look at My Hero Academia: One’s Justice gameplay, confirmation of Western release

My Hero Academia One's Justice First Trailer Featured Image

Injustice 2 Free Trial gives players a taste of all the game has to offer

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PlayStation Store’s Holiday Sale offers steep discounts on Street Fighter V, character passes, and more

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My Hero Academia: One’s Justice website opens with screenshots and Jump Festa 2018 info

My Hero Academia One's Justice Website Open Featured Image

Another round of premium costumes flair up the fight in Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite

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Justice League gear brings the DCEU design to Injustice 2

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 “Hero Colosseum” trailer shows it’ll always be fun to play with toys

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Hero Colosseum Trailer Featured Image

Tapion and Android 13 show off their skills while more content is announced for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Tapion and Android 13 Xenoverse 2 Featured Image

The King of Fighters Neowave is among the first original Xbox titles to join backwards-compatibility on Xbox One

The King of Fighters Neowave Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Featured Image

The fiendish Android 13 and the Legendary Hero Tapion join Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 as DLC

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Android 13 and Tapion Announcement Featured Image

Demon King Dabura and Gohan-absorbed Buu are heading to Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dabura and Gohan absorbed Buu Xenoverse 2 Featured Image

Xbox Insiders still have a chance to get into the Dragon Ball FighterZ beta!

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Kamen Rider Climax Fighters to be released in English on December 7th

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Grab your bats, canes, and skateboards! Lethal League Blaze is coming to PC and consoles in 2018

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It’s showtime! Kamen Rider Climax Fighters is set to arrive on PlayStation 4

Kamen Rider Climax Fighters Announcement Featured Image

Zany new trailer shows off Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2’s Switch exclusive features

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S.H. Figuarts Akuma and R. Mika are ready for action

SH Figuarts Akuma and Rainbow Mika Featured Image

Indie spotlight: Metagalactic Blitz and its journey to make something one-of-a-kind

Metagalactic Blitz Interview Featured Image

SDCC Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite trailer gives official look at newly confirmed characters

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Free Update and First DLC Pack for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Arriving in DecemberDragon Ball Xenoverse 2 DLC Pack 1 Update Featured Image.png

Embrace Your Inner Shadow with Killer Instinct Patch 3.5shadow-skins-killer-instinct-3-5-featured-image

Red Bull Proving Grounds Demonstrates the Need for More Competitionred-bull-proving-grounds-2016-featured-image-1

Smash-Influenced Brawlout Seeks to Reclaim the ‘Golden Age’ of Platform Fightersbrawlout.png

Check Out These Professional Portraits of Fighting Game Pros01momochi_bw

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Producer Listens to Fan Feedback for Sequel’s Improvementsmaxresdefault-1-2

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Take a First Look at General RAAM in Killer Instinct Season 3general-raam


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Skyward Sword Creates Motivation Through Motionbanner-yozskywardsword-crop

All is Fair in Love and Console Wars: Four-Player-BrawlAll is Fair in Love and Console Wars Part 3 Header Image Row.png

Out with the NX In with Nintendo Switchswitch3

Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 is Back in Black and True to Form5a0e34caecd2d317d936ebc4499481fa

All is Fair in Love and Console Wars: Sony and Nintendoall-is-fair-in-love-and-console-wars-part-2-header-image

All is Fair in Love and Console Wars: Nintendo and Segaall-is-fair-in-love-and-console-wars-header-image

Path to Persona 5: How the Series Lives its Messagep5_illustration_by_shigenori_soejima

Super Mario Run: The Future of Mobile Gaming396001-super_mario_run-1




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The Past, Present, and Future of Pokémon20th_logo_primary_cmyk-1