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10:00 PM on 02.11.2014

This Link Nendoroid is way too cute to handle

Wonder Festival 2014 took place this past week and our sister site Tomopop has a ton of coverage up of all the coolest toys that were revealed. There's always a bunch of gaming related figures, such as this Nendoroid Wind Wak...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

2:15 PM on 02.11.2014

Ken and Ryu make out: Videogames turned romance novels

In Valentine's Day spirit Shutterstock tasked an artist with turning some of its stock photos into mock up paintings for videogame romance novels, full of Austen-tatious fonts and a creepy Princess Peach. I'm not sure why, but I guess it's a novel idea. The Duck Hunt one was out of left field, too. Power Couples : Classic Video Games Reimagined as Romance Novels [Shutterstock]

Steven Hansen

5:00 AM on 01.29.2014

Taylor Swift just might be the ultimate Street Fighter

Ryu's made an illustrious career out of kicking people in the head, but there's a certain pop star that certainly doesn't have a glass jaw. Despite taking seven blows to the chops, Taylor Swift bounces right back like she wasn't even fazed. Remember: these kicks come from a dude that breaks piles of bricks and old cars in his spare time. Taylor's as pro as it gets.

Brett Makedonski

7:00 AM on 01.15.2014

Tsume-Art's Chun-Li and Vega figures now up for pre-order

Tsume-Art has opened up pre-orders for their Ultra Street Fighter IV HQF Chun-Li and Vega figures. Both are 1/8-scale, and are made from PVC. Chun-Li is ready to kick someone square in the face, while Vega is about to pounce ...

Hamza CTZ Aziz



Destructoid's most wanted games of 2014 photo
Destructoid's most wanted games of 2014
by Steven Hansen

Ugh. Mondays, am I right? They're a day that people don't like because you have to do stuff and things after (maybe) not having to do those things, you know? Lame. 

Let's reverse the trend and brighten the day with a positive. A list of some of Destructoid's most anticipated games of this, year 2 of Anno Luigi. That's 2014 for you streets behind Luddites still operating in AD. 

 

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1:00 PM on 01.05.2014

The new Street Fighter IV character is tied to the comics

A source has teased a new clue to Siliconera that the new Ultra Street Fighter IV character has been seen before in the comics. So either she's been in the Street Fighter II manga, or the UDON series. Shoryuken speculates tha...

Hamza CTZ Aziz





6:30 PM on 12.15.2013

Final Ultra Street Fighter IV character will be female

During yesterday's Capcom Cup -- Capcom's fighting game tournament that dished out $20,000 in prizes this year -- energetic Blanka-loving producer of all things Street Fighter, Yoshinori Ono, finally shed some light on j...

Wesley Ruscher

3:00 PM on 12.14.2013

New Ultra Street Fighter IV trailer shows every change

Ultra Street Fighter IV is coming early next year, and we have a ton of new screenshots to show you, as well as an updated trailer. The video shows off a ton of new features, like online training, which allows you to pr...

Chris Carter

11:00 AM on 12.07.2013

Pre-orders open for Street Fighter Deck-Building game

Taking it from the streets to the table, Cryptozoic Entertainment is now accepting pre-orders for its upcoming Street Fighter deck-building card game. Anticipated for release February 2014, the two-to-five player game pits cl...

Wesley Ruscher

1:15 PM on 12.05.2013

Ultra Street Fighter IV hits PS3 and 360 in early June

Capcom has come out with updated release info for Ultra Street Fighter IV and there are a few different dates to keep track of across the multiple versions. Up first is the $14.99 digital upgrade for Xbox 360 and PS3, out in ...

Jordan Devore

9:30 PM on 11.22.2013

The new Super and Ultra Combos of Ultra Street Fighter IV

Capcom has put out videos for four of the new characters in Ultra Street Fighter IV (still no sign of that final combatant). These are short, sweet, and to the point. Yes, Elena can heal and yes, Rolento is a badass. What el...

Jordan Devore

1:30 PM on 11.15.2013

Ultra Street Fighter IV releasing before EVO 2014

There was some concern about the state of Ultra Street Fighter IV after Capcom said the game wasn't where it needed to be back in October. Today, the company gave us something to go on in the way of release information -- USF...

Jordan Devore

11:00 AM on 11.10.2013

A closer look at the four new characters in Ultra SF IV

I'm pretty hype for Ultra Street Fighter IV. First, it gives me reason to say the word hype and have it make sense and secondly it finally adds one of my all-time favorite Alpha characters, Rolento, to the game. Though last w...

Wesley Ruscher

3:15 PM on 11.08.2013

I am confused by this 'Hadouken Cabs' video

This video is strange. It's a cheesy advert for the PlayStation 4, posing as a cheesy advert for a Street Fighter-themed taxi service. It's pretty well packed with references to the storied franchise and concludes with just ...

Conrad Zimmerman

11:00 PM on 10.24.2013

Ultra Street Fighter 4 has Double Ultra system, Red Focus

We're still waiting to hear who the fifth new fighter in Ultra Street Fighter 4 will be, but in the meantime, we can sit back and fantasize about combo-ing Ultras and blowing through Shin Shoryukens. By choosing "Double Ultr...

Jonathan Holmes

9:00 PM on 10.11.2013

Capcom behind on Ultra Street Fighter IV, playable Dec 14

Is it a coincidence that my phone is giving me the time and weather in New York, rather than the San Francisco information it should be displaying, smack during New York Comic Con? Yes. Speaking of things not working correctl...

Steven Hansen