• Super Street Fighter Carnival 2017 continues with Buriki One, Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown tournaments

    10 monthes ago - By Shoryuken

    “Super Street Fighter Carnival 2017” marches on! SSFC2017 is the currently-ongoing Japanese tournament series at Mikado Arcade for a wide variety of classic arcade titles. If you missed the first few tournaments from SSFC2017, there's a lot to catch up on!
    Today's tournaments may both be 3D fighters, but they couldn't be further apart in terms of mechanics: Sega's Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown , and SNK's Buriki One .
    If the Virtua Fighter series helped define the 3D fighting genre standards, then Buriki One is a complete rejection of them. Buttons are used for movement, the joystick is...
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  • Wake Up Wednesdays talks to MenaRD about battling his way through Capcom Cup 2017

    Wake Up Wednesdays talks to MenaRD about battling his way through Capcom Cup 2017

    10 monthes ago - By Shoryuken

    Capcom Fighters' weekly recap catches up with the 2017 Capcom Cup Champion, before his victory.
    Echo Fox's Tokido was a favorite to win last weekend's Capcom Cup , and claim the two biggest Street Fighter V competitions in 2017 for himself - but RISE|MenaRD fought the good fight back out of losers bracket for a Grand Finals rematch - and despite being a single round from elimination, won it all after a bracket reset.
    On this week's Wake Up Wednesdays with Michael Martin, Martin passes along his chat with MenaRD - interviewed after making the cut for top 8, but before he claimed the Cup for...
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  • ZOWIE FIGHTER will hold its 2017 Street Fighter V finals in Taiwan on December 16

    ZOWIE FIGHTER will hold its 2017 Street Fighter V finals in Taiwan on December 16

    10 monthes ago - By Shoryuken

    ZOWIE's series of Street Fighter V clashes will come to its conclusion in Taipei, Taiwan.
    ZOWIE's circuit of local Street Fighter V events have led up to this: the ZOWIE FIGHTER STREET FIGHTER V FINALS in Taipei, Taiwan, to be held on December 16, 2017. So, who's on the fight card for ZOWIE's own SFV throwdown? Have a look:
    Brook|WildTaiwanese
    CarzyDog
    FightClub|UD
    Liquid|NuckleDu
    Pnoy
    OG Shine epsilon|Linkexelo nV|Nassim-Claw nV|Mr. Crimson
    Method|Packz xL|Infexious xL|Brian
    Tachikawa
    PONOS|Moke
    NL
    Leslie
    The finals start at noon, Dec. 16, local time - 4:00 PM PT, Dec. 15th. Interested in...
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