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SEGA Cup: Virtua Fighter Tournament 2013 dated

April 20, 2013 in Los Angeles
Dec 20
Sega has announced the SEGA Cup: Virtua Fighter Tournament 2013, which is set to take place at the Super Arcade in Los Angeles on April 20, 2013. The tournament, held in partnership with Level|Up, will use the PS3 v... read

Before Street Fighter IV completely revamped excitement in the fighting game scene back in 2009, Virtua Fighter was still going strong with the fifth installment hitting a couple years earlier. Even though the arcade, PlaySta... read feature

Catching up with Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown

Apr 13
I was worried that we'd have a hard time getting anyone to go see Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown at PAX East (nothing personal!), but then Jonathan Holmes stepped up like a true champ. Little-known fact: all you really nee... read

Virtua Fighter's Akira Yuki revealed for DOA 5

Mar 07
It seems Team Ninja isn't about to let Street Fighter x Tekken have all of the cross-fighter fun this year. The Dead or Alive series is no stranger to guest characters with DOA 4 featuring a non-canonical... read

The recent announcement of Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown for Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network during the summer of 2012 was great news to many fans in the fighting game community. The Virtua Fighter series is regar... read feature

Inbox spam reminds me of Dead Space

Jan 18

Shocker: Yu Suzuki still works at Sega; meanwhile, sky continues to be blue

Aug 12
While Yu Suzuki, famed creator of Virtua Fighter and Shenmue, has kept a relatively low profile of late -- he's been working on some arcade racing titles, but that's about it -- he is still an employee of Sega Corporation, sa... read

Goodsmile Vocaloid accessories now in Virtua Fighter 5 R

Aug 03
[As originally posted on Japanator] If you're a hardcore arcade play -- hardcore enough to go to Japan to play Virtua Fighter 5 R -- then you're sure to love the latest wave of accessories. They've gone ahead and released a s... read

When Virtua Fighter 5 hit the PlayStation 3 earlier this year, everyone loved it. On a system lacking in quality software, it was hailed as the second coming of Christ (albeit, Christ with a wicked left hook and lightning fas... read feature

Virtua Fighter 5 (360) goes gold, I hate Miguel [UPDATE]

Oct 12
Team Xbox has news that Sega's Virtua Fighter 5 for the Xbox 360 has finally gone gold and will be shipping on October 30, 2007. I could go into detail on why this title is so utterly amazing, especially in this incarnation, ... read

Japan may not see Virtual Fighter 5 360, five Japanese people angry

Aug 29
Virtua Fighter 5 lead designer Tohru Murayama isn't sure whether or not they'll be releasing the 360 version of the game in Japan. Hold on just a minute -- the Xbox 360 was released in the Japan?Speaking to Eurogamer at the L... read

PAX 2007: Virtua Fighter 5 Arcade in US confirmed

Aug 27
Remember when we told you that we heard that Japanese-style Virtua Fighter 5 arcade cabinets were on their way to the United States? We can now confirm that. What? How do we know? We played it! Yours truly took on varied atte... read

Virtua Fighter 5 to come to U.S. arcades

Aug 14
Just when you thought that arcade gaming was dying, Arcade Heroes catches word that 3D fighter Virtua Fighter 5 will be coming to arcades in the United States, going head-to-head with the upcoming Tekken 6 from Namco.Sega's V... read

Sega confirms Virtua Fighter 5 will be online for the 360

Jul 06
According to Gamefront in all its direct-link-lacking glory, Sega has confirmed that the Xbox 360 version of Virtua Fighter 5 will be online-compatible, allowing gamers to play via Xbox Live. This might come as a kick of san... read

Virtua Fighter 5 on the 360 looking kinda sorta OK

May 11
If a recent Games Rader hands-on preview of the Xbox 360 version of Virtua Fighter 5 is to be believed, the game is looking better than it ever has. Writer Christian Nutt (har har) raved about his time with the game, saying ... read

Winds of change? PS3 game tops Japanese sales list

Feb 20
Hard to believe it has happened this early, but I suppose the Japanese really love Virtua Fighter because the 5th version of the game has made its mark as the first PlayStation 3 title to break the country's top 10 in sal... read

Get your Virtua Fighter 5 virtual swag

Feb 14
Despite some assumptions in the reactions to this post from last week, I truly am looking forward to Virtua Fighter 5's Feburary 20th release - and to stay somewhat flamebait free (although there is no esca... read

North American Virtua Fighter 5 ad heals the sick, grows hair on your chest

Feb 10
Virtua Fighter 5, or as I like to call it: The Only Reason To Own A PS3, looks amazing. I know I have said in the past that it looks like a total rehash of Virtua Fighter 4, but I'm beginning to think that I just don... read

Virtua Fighter 5 'Features' trailer leaves Nex cold, surprisingly lonely

Feb 03
Here it is. The most comprehensive video yet of the latest iteration of the most technical, hardcore three-dee fighting game available.So why am I unimpressed?Sure, it looks pretty. Sure, I'm pleased that they aren'... read

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