Dark Souls II Review

Like the game that preceded it, Dark Souls II offers an indelible experience that’s will remain in my memory for years to come. How far are you willing to go to become human again? Would you die over and over again until you crush the obstacles that block your path…

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Castlevania Season 1 Review

This four-episode adaptation offers fans and newcomers some insight into the legendary Castlevania franchise, but it has its share of problems. Given the series’ popularity, I often wonder why we haven’t seen more media based on Castlevania. Over the years, there have been several games and from a variety of…

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What Is Evo? Movie Review

It’s a shame that this documentary’s so brief and never gets to explore more aspects about the fighting game community, but I’m glad I watched it nonetheless. As its name suggests, this really short video tries to answer a simple question: what is EVO? Through a series of interviews with…

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BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Announced

Arc System Works is working on a new fighting game called BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle, a crossover that combines characters from BlazBlue, RWBY, Under Night In-Birth and Persona 4 Arena. For those unfamiliar with RWBy (pronounced “Ruby”,) she’s a character from an American anime-style franchise made by Rooster Teeth. As…

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Trunks Joins Dragon Ball FighterZ Roster

As part of the Evo fighting game tournament, Arc System Works confirmed that fan-favorite character Future Trunks is coming to Dragon Ball FighterZ. Apart from the character reveal, which you can watch above, the developer also announced that a closed beta begins on July 26th for PlayStation 4 and Xbox…

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Thaiger Uppercut 2017 Live from Thailand

The fifth annual Thaiger Uppercut is taking place this weekend in Bangkok, Thailand and you can watch the livestream below. There will be a lot of  strong players representing Asia and tournaments for a variety of fighting games, including Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, Injustice 2, Street Fighter V, The…

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Resident Evil: Vendetta Movie Review

Resident Evil: Vendetta is an action-oriented CGI film that tries to capture the essence of the survival horror games and fails miserably. Although the Resident Evil animated movies are miles ahead of its live-action counterparts, they have always failed to capture a mass audience because they stayed too close to…

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