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Street Fighter III
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WATCH: Capcom Retrospective Focuses on Street Fighter III

Videogame developer (and Arcade icons) Capcom has recently unveiled a new retrospective video series designed to promote the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection. This time around, the retrospective takes a deep dive into one of the most critically-acclaimed (though not necessarily the most commercially successful) entry in to the franchise – Street Fighter III. Street Fighter III is a ...

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Attack on Titan 2 Gets a New English Trailer

We’re not exactly sure how successful Koei Tecmo and Omega Force’s videogame adaptation of Attack on Titan was, as it seems to have been overshadowed by other anime-based games (especially since last year saw a respectable amount of anime-based games arrive on the PC platform, where they are usually a rarity.) But if we’re basing it on the fact that an Attack on Titan game sequel is in the ...

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BlazBlue: Central Fiction Coming to Steam on April 26

The anime-inspired 2D fighting game franchise BlazBlue is slowly, but surely making its mark on the PC platform via Steam, and the latest iteration of the franchise, BlazBlue: Central Fiction, is getting ready for its launch on Steam this coming April 26. The store page has already gone live (http://store.steampowered.com/app/586140/) and one of the important information that can be gleaned from ...

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Klonoa Anime Film in Development

Most young gamers these days probably don’t recognize or at least aren’t familiar with Klonoa as it’s been some time since the character made a mainstream appearance, but during the heyday of the original Playstation (the console that finally allowed Sony to enter the videogame market,) Klonoa was one of the shining examples of how to do 2.5D platforming right. The floppy-eared mascot ...

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Nintendo Makes New Set of Mario Hanafuda Cards

It’s sort of common knowledge among gamers that Nintendo wasn’t originally a videogame company, having predated the videogame medium itself. They got their start as manufacturers of Hanafuda cards, which means “flower cards” and is used to play a variety of games including its namesake. What is little less known (most likely because it’s no longer relevant to videogames) is that ...

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Rare and Realtime UK Team Up for Short Film: Rare Replay

Iconic videogame developer Rare is celebrating more than 3 decades of excellence in the videogame industry, and they have approached Manchester and Westby-based animation studio Realtime UK for help. Their project is a two minuted animated short film that pays tribute to the numerous milestones the company has achieved while developing videogames and technologies for various platforms and ...

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Season 2 of Little Battlers eXperience Coming to Nicktoons

The second season of Dentsu Entertainment’s Little Battlers experience (LBX) will be making its way to Nicktoons this fall, bringing with it over 26 episodes of high intensity hybrid 2D and CG action. The first season is still being rerun on the channel, and will continue with further reruns until the debut of the 2nd season. Little Battlers eXperience is based on the original concept created ...

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Nickelodeon and Activision to Co-Produce Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Video Games

Nickelodeon and Activision have recently announced a worldwide, multi-year deal that will have them working together on developing and publishing a series of videogames inspired by the new CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series. Under their agreement, Activision will have the global rights to prodce interactive games based on the property. ...

Transformers: War for Cybertron Makers to Develop a Marvel Game
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Transformers: War for Cybertron Makers to Develop a Marvel Game

High Moon Studios is one of the few game devs that actually have enough sense to make a good game out of license, even though it’s usually easier for developers to just create a half-arsed game and enjoy as the cash starts to roll in. Their Transformers: War for Cybertron is arguably the only enjoyable video game based on the Transformers license that has come out for any system, and while ...

Activision and Disney Partner for Wreck-it-Ralph Game
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Activision and Disney Partner for Wreck-it-Ralph Game

Activision and Disney Interactive have recently announced that they will co-produce and distribute a videogame based on Disney’s upcoming Wreck-it-Ralph movie, in conjunction with the CG movie’s release this fall. As mentioned in a previous post, videogames based on Wreck-It-Ralph is said to remain exclusive to Nintendo’s systems, so the Activision Wreck-It-Ralph game will only ...

Disney’s Wreck-It-Ralph
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Wreck-It-Ralph Games Will Be Nintendo-Exclusives

Disney’s upcoming videogame-related CG feature, Wreck-it-Ralph, features cameos a number of established videogame characters from different gaming companies, but there’s a recent announcement stating that games that are based on the Wreck-It-Ralph movie will only appear on Nintendo’s systems. ...

New Trailer for DC Comics' Injustice: Gods Among Us
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New Trailer for DC Comics’ Injustice: Gods Among Us

If you’re one of those comic book fans who liked the Mortal Kombat VS DC fighting game from 2008 but felt that the DC superheroes didn’t fit in with Mortal Kombat’s over the top characters, then DC’s upcoming fighting game entitled Injustice: Gods Among Us may be what you’ve been waiting for all these years. ...

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