10 Years Ago Today, One of Video Games' Most Amazing Feats Happened

Evo Moment 37 happened a decade ago. That means we're all older and, hopefully, wiser. The Daigo Parry hasn't aged at all, though. It's still one of the most incredible showcases of skill ever seen in video games. » 8/01/14 5:00pm 8/01/14 5:00pm

Someone Wrote A Book About Street Fighter's Greatest Match

It's been ten years since the greatest comeback in competitive video games happened. In the decade since Daigo Umehara and Justin Wong met in a fateful match of Street Fighter III: Third Strike, EVO Moment 37 has become the stuff of legend. Now there's a book about it. » 4/14/14 12:30pm 4/14/14 12:30pm

Watch Two Fighting Game Masters Punch with Words. (Not Really.)

They call one of them The Beast. The other goes by Skillian. Together, they represent the collective passion that have made the fighting game community one of the world’s most vibrant, and dedicated sets of game players. This past weekend, they talked about what it’s like to face off against someone else on a video… » 4/18/13 5:30pm 4/18/13 5:30pm

Street Fighter's Greatest Fight Visualized

You've seen it. You know it. You love it. The Daigo Umehara versus Justin Wong Street Fighter III: Third Match is the stuff of fighting game lore. And now, you can see it again. Visualized. » 4/11/13 5:30am 4/11/13 5:30am

Street Fighter Expert Joins Sony to Dragon-Punch PlayStation All-Stars

The man who became synonymous with Capcom's fighting games will now be helping Nathan Drake, Fat Princess and Kratos knock each other out. » 7/02/12 12:00pm 7/02/12 12:00pm

An Advocate Who Believed in His Community, not Just the Games They…

Seth Killian's last day at Capcom was Friday. Community managers and PR types become well known to our readers because they're so frequently quoted, but their departures typically don't rate a news item because it usually amounts to no more than insider talk. Seth, whose title was "Strategic Marketing Director, Online… » 6/24/12 3:00pm 6/24/12 3:00pm

These are the Vita's Touch Controls for Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3.…

The PlayStation Vita's version of Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 has everything the console version has. Plus: the ability to make Wolverine beat up Frank West while under the control of the tip of your finger. The upcoming Vita has a touch-screen (and a rear touch panel), so Capcom's latest version of their latest… » 12/08/11 2:00pm 12/08/11 2:00pm

He Asked About Misogyny in Street Fighter, and the Game's Caretakers…

At a New York University conference about game design this past weekend, a conversation about misogyny broke out. » 10/31/11 8:00pm 10/31/11 8:00pm

Check Out Phoenix Wright's Surreal, Multi-Tiered Fighting Style in …

The biggest applause in the panels that Capcom held for their upcoming fighting games came for the introduction of the blue-suited hero of the Ace Attorney games. During the Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 panel, special consultant and fighting game expert Seth Killian talked about how the development team tried to… » 10/15/11 7:00pm 10/15/11 7:00pm

The Next Street Fighter Lets You Try to Re-Create the Coolest Street…

At a tournament in 2004, facing near-certain defeat, Street Fighter player Daigo Umehara turned back a hurricane of an attack from another top player Justin Wong. » 7/01/11 2:00pm 7/01/11 2:00pm

Why the Street Fighter that (Almost) Killed Street Fighter Deserved to…

After Capcom released Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike near the turn of the century, the company pretty much got out of the Street Fighter business. The series faded away for a decade and fighting games, once a marquee attraction became a side show. » 6/30/11 2:00pm 6/30/11 2:00pm

Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 Will Be a "Living Comic" With A Deep Story

It's been ten years since the characters of Marvel's comics and Capcom's video games faced off in a fighting title, so 2011's Marvel Vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds can't come soon enough. » 4/20/10 11:00am 4/20/10 11:00am

I Can Kick Your Butt, Wanna Bet?

Whether it was the local arcades or the family living room, there have been players — not all — who have thrown down extra scratch to see if being good pays off in more than bragging rights. » 10/29/09 2:30pm 10/29/09 2:30pm