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14 Fascinating Unknown Indie Games To Play Straight Away

More games come out a day than an infinite number of monkey would be able to play. However, as one simple chimpanzee, I have compiled a list of 14 recently released indie games that fell beneath the gaming press’s radar. With over eight billion genres represented, there’s got to be something you’ll like.Read more… Continue […]

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14 Fascinating Unknown Indie Games To Play Straight Away

More games come out a day than an infinite number of monkey would be able to play. However, as one simple chimpanzee, I have compiled a list of 14 recently released indie games that fell beneath the gaming press’s radar. With over eight billion genres represented, there’s got to be something you’ll like.Read more… Continue […]

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14 Fascinating Unknown Indie Games To Play Straight Away

More games come out a day than an infinite number of monkey would be able to play. However, as one simple chimpanzee, I have compiled a list of 14 recently released indie games that fell beneath the gaming press’s radar. With over eight billion genres represented, there’s got to be something you’ll like.Read more… Continue […]

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Guilty Verdict For Death Threats Against Japanese Game Developer Arika

Back in September 2019, threats insinuating murder were sent to Tokyo-based game developer Arika. The threats were made against the company as well as a corporate execute and sent through the Arika website’s contact form. Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Guilty Verdict For Death Threats Against Japanese Game Developer Arika

Back in September 2019, threats insinuating murder were sent to Tokyo-based game developer Arika. The threats were made against the company as well as a corporate execute and sent through the Arika website’s contact form. Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Smash Players Think Patrick Kinda Sucks In The Nickelodeon Fighting Game

Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl just came out yesterday, but that hasn’t stopped Super Smash Bros. players from tearing the game apart for any juicy morsel that may give them an edge in the platform fighter.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Maybe Don’t Challenge Justin Wong To A $10,000 Marvel vs. Capcom 2 Match

Talented Marvel vs. Capcom 2 player Butra “Roundhouse” Soinak recently challenged fighting game legend Justin Wong to a $10,000 money match. And while it may have been Labor Day in the United States, it didn’t take much work from Wong to quickly close out the set and walk away with thousands of Roundhouse’s dollars in…Read […]

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Street Fighter Player Daigo Umehara Found The Arcade Where He Got Beat Up

When Daigo Umehara was 13, the then-future Street Fighter champion got beat up by a rival player for being too good. Now, decades later, Umehara has tracked down the arcade where it went down, thanks to the magic of Google Maps.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Jackie Chan Fighting Game Is As Wild As You’d Expect

Jackie Chan in Fists of Fire: Jackie Chan Densetsu, released in 1995 by the now-defunct Japanese studio Kaneko, has long enjoyed a small-yet-passionate scene of competitive players, and the offbeat fighting game only continues to get more wild as it’s picked apart by devotees.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Guilty Gear Player Stops Match Over Divisive Song

Guilty Gear, more than any fighting game, is a series defined by its music. As such, it only makes sense that fans would hold serious opinions about its soundtrack, even to the point of refusing to play if a song they dislike is chosen as the backing music to a match.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Guilty Gear Strive Update Removes References To Taiwan, Tibet

Alongside some gameplay adjustments, the latest Guilty Gear Strive update included stealth changes to the in-game glossary that have raised some concerns over the concessions they seem to make to the oppressive Chinese government.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Guilty Gear Strive’s Vampire Samurai Says Black Lives Matter

There are all kinds of video game mods, but very rarely do they strive to make a political statement. Maybe that’s why I like this particular Guilty Gear Strive modification so much: It gives vampire badass Nagoriyuki an outfit that promotes the Black Lives Matter movement. Pretty minor as far as game mods go, but […]

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Guilty Gear Strive Potato Mod Runs The Game On Crappy PCs

While it may go overboard sometimes, Guilty Gear Strive is one of the most beautiful fighting games of all time. So beautiful, in fact, that you can reduce the quality of its graphical output dramatically—say, for the purpose of improving its framerate on less-powerful PCs—and still be left with a very stylish game.Read more… Continue […]

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Guilty Gear Strive Is Too Stylish For Its Own Good

I’ve been having a great time with Guilty Gear Strive, out this week on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Steam, but I feel like developer Arc System Works might have gone a little overboard in the aesthetics department this time around.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Tekken Director Challenges Virtua Fighter Team To Make Another Game

In the latest video for his personal YouTube channel, Tekken series director Katsuhiro Harada spoke at length about this week’s release of Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown, sharing that he’s always viewed surpassing Sega’s foundational 3D fighting series as a personal goal.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown Won’t Have State-Of-The-Art Online

Sega’s flagship fighting game franchise returns next week with the release of Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown, yet another update to the original Virtua Fighter 5 from 2006. Ultimate Showdown sports updated graphics courtesy of the PlayStation 4, but its netcode will remain tethered to the past.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown Won’t Have State-Of-The-Art Online

Sega’s flagship fighting game franchise returns next week with the release of Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown, yet another update to the original Virtua Fighter 5 from 2006. Ultimate Showdown sports updated graphics courtesy of the PlayStation 4, but its netcode will remain tethered to the past.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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