Your Favorite Video Game Characters, Only Now They're Undead

People often complain that there's an overabundance of zombie-based video games, or that zombies are the new bacon, overindulged in to the point of nausea. Judging by pieces like Deviant artist Dantemustdie00's "Sonic Zombies" » 5/21/12 4:00pm 5/21/12 4:00pm, perhaps we're just injecting the undead into the wrong titles.

Skullgirls Picked Just the Right Day to Reveal the Deadly Nurse…

You just know the team at Reverge Games have been giggling to themselves for the past week in anticipation of today's reveal of Nurse Valentine, the Skullgirls fighter with a prescription for pain. » 2/14/12 12:45pm 2/14/12 12:45pm

Virtua Fighter 5 Returns Next Summer as the Final Showdown

Sega wants in on the Street Fighter IV-led fighting game resurgence. Their entrant? A new version of 2006's Virtua Fighter 5, Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown, scheduled for a downloadable release on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 next summer. » 8/23/11 9:47am 8/23/11 9:47am

Street Fighter X Tekken Shows Its Character in Ten More Screens

As noted earlier, Street Fighter veteran Dhalsim has been confirmed for Street Fighter X Tekken alongside Poison, and Yoshimitsu and Steve Fox from Tekken. Capcom today released these ten new screens showing them in action. Scarf 'em up! There is undoubtedly more to come. » 7/21/11 10:30pm 7/21/11 10:30pm

Fight Night Champion Goes Mano A Mano With Baseball?

The debut trailer for Fight Night Champion, published an hour ago on IGN, lists March 1 as the game's release date. If that's the case, it will take on MLB 2K11 and MLB The Show 11. » 11/12/10 8:30pm 11/12/10 8:30pm

Street Fighter 3DS Will Be a “Perfect Port” of The Console Game

Street Fighter producer Yoshinori Ono says that when the spectacularly popular Street Fighter IV comes to Nintendo's 3DS portable it will be a "perfect port" of the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions of the game. » 8/20/10 11:00am 8/20/10 11:00am

Sixteen Fighters Make Up EA Sports MMA's Heavyweight Division

Madden launch week is probably not the best time to drop pre-release hype for your sports game, unless you're EA Sports MMA. Those guys will take on anyone, anywhere, anytime. » 8/09/10 8:30pm 8/09/10 8:30pm

EVO Kicks Off Today

The EVO Championships, one of the largest video game fighter tournaments in the world, starts at 10 a.m. Mountain Time. Watch it here. Read about it here. [Thanks mintycrys will Vanquish] » 7/09/10 10:49am 7/09/10 10:49am

Eight More Fighters Added to EA Sports MMA

Andre Arlovski, Lyle Beerbohm, Roger Gracie, Alistair Overeem, Kevin Randleman, Vitor Ribeiro, Murilo "Ninja" Rua and Fabricio Werdum. Heard of those guys? Me either. But they're in the roster for EA Sports MMA - and a new batch of screens. » 5/12/10 7:20pm 5/12/10 7:20pm

UFC Undisputed Demo Arrives April 29

Last week THQ mentioned early access to the UFC Undisputed 2010 demo but didn't mention a release date and was vague on the terms. Now we know it's Thursday, and anyone registering at the Undisputed community site gets a code. » 4/27/10 6:20pm 4/27/10 6:20pm

EA Sports MMA Realistically Presents Bodily Fluids in Real Time

In this batch of screens for EA Sports MMA we can see blood, sweat and spit (I think). Tears qualify as sweat in my book. Do they blow snot bubbles? Does anyone know if the fighters blow snot bubbles? » 4/17/10 7:00pm 4/17/10 7:00pm

This Week In Video Game Comics

Lots of video game comics hit comics shops in the U.S. this week. That includes an adaptation of one of the least-discussed Zelda games ever made: The Minish Cap. Plus, Sonic is back. Yes, Sonic comics! » 12/02/09 6:40pm 12/02/09 6:40pm

Tekken 6 Review: The Lag of Iron Fist

One of the only fighting games I've ever bothered to try and deeply understand outside of Street Fighter is Tekken. There's something about the mechanics, and ability to button tap control each limb, that I love. » 10/29/09 5:40pm 10/29/09 5:40pm

Watch Frank West Golf a Zombie in Tatsunoko vs. Capcom

Frank West's 5-iron isn't just for beating the crap out of your foe in Tatsunoko vs. Capcom. As Seth Killian demonstrates, it can also properly motivate the zombies he summons. Don't mess with Frank. He's covered par fours, you know. » 9/28/09 10:00pm 9/28/09 10:00pm

Fate: Unlimited Codes Preview: Fight

Fate: Unlimited Codes, a 2D fighter based on an erotic Japanese "visual novel", seems to be packing some pretty solid fighting elements. And it should be: The team behind Tatsunoku Vs. Capcom made it. » 4/29/09 2:20pm 4/29/09 2:20pm