What's going down at the Capcom Cup this weekend?

It's the Capcom Cup 2017 this weekend. Some of the best Street Fighter V players on the planet will gather at the Hilton hotel in Anaheim, California to battle it out in the culmination of a year's worth of Capcom Pro-Tour events.The tourna...


Capcom Cup 2017 will be a three-day event, retains brackets

This December, the best Street Fighter V scrappers in the world will gather in Anaheim, California for the 2017 Capcom Cup. The pugilists will throw down in the culmination of a year's worth of tournament-battling and CPT point gathering.Th...


Date announced for EVO Championship Series 2018

Next year will see world fighting game tournament EVO return once again to the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, situated in Las Vegas, Nevada. The greatest fighting game players in the world will descend on the venue to face off on the big...


Watch the 2017 Nintendo World Championships here

I don't know why it took Nintendo so long to make the Nintendo World Championships a semi-regular thing, but I hope today's broadcast is successful enough that it becomes a yearly event. Ever since I saw The Wizard, the 100-minute theatrica...


Splatoon 2's superpowered Splatfest results are now in

After 24 hours of inking mayhem, the results from Splatoon 2's latest Splatfest are now live. The scores were announced a bit later than usual, as the decision was made to combine the U.S. and European totals.In the battle of the superpower...


I played Dragon Ball FighterZ and here are my humble thoughts

Last week, I was in attendance at VS Fighting 2017 in Birmingham. Among the many heart-in-mouth brawls on Street Fighter V, Guilty Gear, Injustice 2 and, umm, Puyo Puyo Tetris, I was lucky enough to sit down with a build of ArcSys' upcoming...


Here are your 2017 Pokemon World Champions

Former presidential candidate Herman Cain once uttered, "A poet once said, 'Life can be a challenge, life can seem impossible, but it's never easy when there's so much on the line." The poet, of course, was Donna Summer, the poem: "The...


VS Fighting 2017 results from Birmingham, UK

It was a big weekend for fighting game tournaments across the globe. Having lent my private jet to a friend, it was easiest for me to travel an hour up the road to attend VS Fighting 2017 at Millennium Point in Birmingham.It was a fun weeke...


VS Fighting UK tournament hits Birmingham this weekend

This weekend sees VS Fighting, one of Britain's biggest fighting game tournaments, gather together players from the UK and Europe to wage war on a selection of titles old and new.Street Fighter V, Injustice 2, Tekken 7, Guilty Gear Xrd, Kil...


Street Fighter V's character usage in EVO 2017 finals

Below is an interesting image comparing the character usage within EVO 2016's Street Fighter V finals against the finals of EVO 2017, which took place last weekend.It shows a distinct turnaround in character choice, almost assuredly the bac...


We are the (EVO 2017) champions, my friend

Another Evolution Fighting Championship has come to an end. Thousands of fight-fans descended on Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas this weekend to test their mettle against the world's top players in major and minor tournaments. When the dust settl...


Disney XD to broadcast the Smash Bros. for Wii U EVO finals

This year's Evolution Champion Series is well underway, and I'm sure you've settled on which tournaments you want to keep tabs on. One of the ones I'll be watching closely is Super Smash Bros. for Wii U because it's got much more of a ...


Arika's new fighter will be playable at EVO

The Evolution Championship Series is sort of like fighting game Christmas. Skilled players from around the world gather to virtually punch each other in the face, and it's the hypest thing of the year. Making it even more enticing for those...


Nintendo is hosting a Splatoon 2 tournament at E3

Last year's E3 was a special one for Nintendo. The company dedicated its entire show-floor presence to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, a move that seemed questionable as hell going into the expo but ended up paying off thanks to fa...


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