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Transgender Street Fighter Player Ricki Ortiz Is One Of The Most Interesting People In Sport—And Not Just For The Obvious Reason


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*+-Professional Street Fighter IV player Ricki Ortiz is without doubt one of the most interesting people in the fighting game community right now. And it isn’t just because she’s transgender. Ricki Ortiz (now Ricki Sophie Ortiz) has been polarising the fighting game community for a long time. Known as “Pretty Ricki”, Ricki Ortiz is the… Read more »

Blanka In Swimming Trunks-Street Fighter Art At Its BEST


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*+-Capcom Unity. It’s a wonderful place where you can find all sorts of marvelous things. Like Blanka wearing swimming trunks. This collection of Street Fighter art shows Street Fighter characters in their swimming costumes. It was created by Capcom-Unity memeber Bralston. For more, check out her blog. The Beauty And Horror Of Street Fighter Characters In… Read more »

Japanese Video Game Commentary-It’s Just Awesome


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*+-So there I was watching the latest Street Fighter footage of Pepeday VS Noeun when it suddenly hit me just how awesome Japanese games commentators are. Sure, James Chen and Ultra David are great. But Japanese commentators? They sound like they’re having a nerdgasm every time someone lands a combo. And that… that’s awesome. Just… Read more »

The Positive Effect Of Fighting Games On Your Life


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*+-Fighting games; they’re all about violence, death and gore aren’t they, Fox News?

No, they’re not. Fighting games, like other game genres, are packed full of positive benefits for your mind and your life and are so effective at training your brain that they can even be put to good use as a tool for personal development and self improvement. How? Two words: Decision making. Fighting games are, in essence, a fast-paced decision making activity. Their benefit in terms of self improvement is that they teach our brains how to make good decisions in minimal time. They force us to carry a great deal of information at one time and to make snap second decisions based on knowledge, odds and analysis. . .

Ultra Street Fighter 4 PS4 Release Date And Training Mode




*+-Capcom have announced that the Ultra Street Fighter 4 PS4 release date will be at the beginning of June. News has also been released regarding Ultra Street Fighter 4’s training mode. The new training mode will allow you to practice combos and practice your set-ups while you wait for online challengers. The new training mode… Read more »

4 Chun Li From Street Fighter | Best Female Games Characters


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*+- Chun Li from Street Fighter is the best female games character in any fighting game.  4: Chun Li from Street Fighter When Street Fighter 2 game on the scene with it’s amazing (for the time) eight different playable characters, Chun Li captured the heart of fighting game fans around the world. Chun Li is one… Read more »

How Street Fighter’s Ryu Helped Save My Life


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*+-I’ve never written as personal a story as this before. And in many ways I don’t know where to begin. Save to say that in my past I suffered from depression on and off for some time. The worst was several years ago, I time that I honestly never thought I would get through. I… Read more »

SSF4 & SFxT Best Characters? RANDOM!




*+-Why Random Select is the Best Character When I’m stuck with work or feeling uninspired and generally sluggish, there’s nothing I love more than jumping onto Street Fighter X Tekken or Super Street Fighter 4 AE 12, hopping online and playing in ranked as that glorious little question mark character known as random select. It’s… Read more »

Wallet Raping! SFxT for Vita: New Characters. . . Yawn




*+-Wallet Raping! SFxT for Vita: With New Characters  Elena, Dudley, Sakura, Christie, Lei,   “The battle has only just begun” states the trailer for Street Fighter x Tekken on PS Vita. The statement seems pretty ironic, given that for this author the SFxT battle ended long ago after realising just how broken SFxT online play… Read more »

SFxT Tier List




*+-    This is the newly released Japanese tier list for SFxT. any surprise Ryu is top tier? and why is yoshimitsu absoute bottom tier? And does it really matter given that top players say tier lists don’t really matter that much?! So many questions, so little time. Still at least 99.99999% of online players… Read more »

Street Fighter X Tekken Character Select Screen Psychology




*+-Street Fighter X Tekken Character Select Screen Psychology Character Select Psychology Lesson 1: Pick Someone Else First thing’s first. If you’ve been playing Street Fighter or Tekken for a few years you’ve likely got one or two favourite characters who you know pretty well. You know their moves, their basic gameplay style and have a… Read more »

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*+-Five Ways Ryu in Street Fighter Inspires Me    Ryu in Street Fighter is, without doubt, one of the most popular video game characters of all time. Back in the 90s every gamer wanted to be Ryu, and it wasn’t just for his awesome fighting skills, his moves set that has inspired countless clones, or… Read more »

Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition 2012 Changes — final




*+-Ryu’s changes Crouching Medium Kick Hit detection extended from 3F to 5F. Solar Plexus Strike Changed damage from 40 + 50 (90 total) to 40 + 60 (100 total). Near Standing Heavy Kick Equalized normal hit and counter-hit frame advantage. Heavy Shoryuken Made this a 1-hit move. Set damage in 1st and 2nd active frames… Read more »

Super Street Fighter 4 Tier list 2012




*+-Super Street Fighter 4 Tier list 2012 On This Page: The Tier Lists of: Mago, Tokido, Poongko & Uryo Next Page: Daigo, Sako, Kindevu & More Fighting games; they’re all about violence, death and gore aren’t they? No, they’re not. Fighting games, like other game genres, are packed full of positive benefits for your mind and your… Read more »

Today is the Day Games Become Real




*+- Today is the Day Games Become Real I want to share a secret with you. It’s up to you what you do with it, if you keep it to yourself, tell your friends, relatives or whoever, but I want to share it with you. My secret is this.  Games are real.  Yes, that’s right, video… Read more »

Gaming's Way To Feel Strong




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The Top 20 Rewards in Gaming EVER!




*+-[relevant-to-adsense type=”ignore”] Top Game Rewards 19  Mortal Kombat 2’s Noob Saibot Fight  Overview : We all know about this one, right? Noob Saibot / Boon Tobias (developers).  To a fighting game player around my old old age MK2’s Noob Saibot fight feels like an urban legend. You win 50 fights and you fight the grey… Read more »

Powerful Games : Street Fighter 4 series




*+-  Top 9.5 Games That Make You Feel Powerful 4 : Street Fighter 4 Series Why It’s On The List : It’s one thing being given power without effort, which is what the majority of games do, but to truly value your power and to feel it thoroughly, you need to be engaged in its… Read more »