Tag «fighting»

NEWS – SNK HEROINES Tag Team Frenzy launch trailer here

SNK’s star-studded party fighting game, SNK HEROINES Tag Team Frenzy, is now available worldwide! Look for the title digitally at Nintendo eShop and PlayStationStore, and physically on Nintendo Switch at a local retailer near you! Style your favorite team and take on the single-player story mode, or duke it out in a variety of battle …

REVIEW – Blade Strangers (PS4) with stream

Strangers Indeed The fact that Blade Strangers exists is a bit of a miracle unto itself. With a roster of uncommon characters and casual combat mechanics, this 1v1 fighting game has the gameplay to cater to beginners or non-fighting game fans whereas the character selection is more for a niche audience. The point of the …

REVIEW – Nidhogg 2 Xbox One

En Gard Originally released on PS3, Vita, and PC, the Nidhogg series has finally made its way onto Microsoft’s platform. Although Nidhogg 1 remains exclusive to Sony’s consoles, Nidhogg 2 is still a great 2D fencer especially if you never played the original. Think of Nidhogg like a game of tug-o-war. Two players face off …

NEWS – Here is the release date and modes available in Blade Strangers

Nicalis confirmed that the anticipated release of the all-new fighting game Blade Strangers is set for August 28, 2018 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Steam (as well as arcade game centers in Japan). The indie crossover brawler developed by Studio Saizensen embraces a traditional and streamlined four-button control scheme that offers accessible inputs for …

REVIEW – One Strike (Switch)

One Hit Kill With rock-paper-scissor reflex based gameplay, One Strike is an approachable one-on-one fighter. The premise is simple in that one successful attack will kill your opponent. One button attacks, another blocks, and the shoulder buttons can dash in either direction. That’s it. There is no high/low attacks, weak/medium/strong buttons, or technical combos to …

REVIEW – Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn Xbox One with Stream

Reviving the Past In 1994 Shaquille O’Neal took advantage of his popularity and released a one-on-one fighter called Shaq Fu on 16-bit consoles as well as handhelds. Remembered for all the wrong reasons, this Street Fighter knockoff gained a reputation for being bad and nonsensical. Now, over 20 years later, Shaq has made a new …

VIDEOCAST – Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st] PS4

Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st] might have a confusing title to pronounce but any 1v1 fighting game fan should enjoy it especially if you are into anime. In our late[st] stream (see what I did there), we play through a few rounds of the story mode, then Gillman takes his skills online only to get beaten …

NEWS – Hamster releases two Samurai Shodown Titles this week

HAMSTER announced that from February 1st, 2018, ACA NEOGEO SAMURAI SHODOWN II will be available digitally for ACA NEOGEO, the downloadable series by HAMSTER for Nintendo Switch. SAMURAI SHODOWN II is a fighting game released by SNK in 1994. The legendary weapon-based fighting game returns stronger and sharper than ever! Four newcomers join the battle …

NEWS – This Week’s NEOGEO Releases on New Gens

Like previous weeks, Hamster has released a few new NEOGEO titles on current gen consoles. SAMURAI SHODOWN II is a fighting game released by SNK in 1994. The legendary weapon-wielding fighting game returns stronger andsharper than ever! Four newcomers join the battle for a total of 15 combatants ready to step on the stage of …