Category Archives: Fighting Games

Nidhogg — Frantic, Jittery Combat Across Norse Skylofts

Nidhogg — Frantic, Jittery Combat Across Norse Skylofts Nidhogg is… sort of a fighting game. It has two characters facing off against each other but everything else is unconventional. You fight with swords, but you have a single attack button … Continue reading

Fighting Games, Indie Games That Don't Suck, Video Gaming

The Top 10 Best Video Game Videos of 2013

The Top 10 Best Video Game Videos of 2013 It’s that time of the year again! Here are ten videos that I liked. In some kind of order. As usual, if any of the videos have been taken down, let … Continue reading

Comedy, Fighting Games, First-Person, Hardware, VGCW, Video Gaming

Pyrr Ranks ALL 84 Year 1 VGCW Wrestlers

Guest novel article by pyrrhickong. Originally posted on the VGCW Forums , though I added my own comments and images. Used with permission. ———- So now that End Game 5 has finally finished, I just want to say this: I … Continue reading

Fighting Games, Guest Article, pyrrhickong, This isn't just a video game this is ART you wouldn't understand it you plebian filth, VGCW, Video Gaming

The 10 Best Retsupuraes

The 10 Best Retsupuraes In 2007, Something Awful Forums user Slowbeef created the " Let’s Play ", a video (or a series of images with text) in which someone plays a video game and comments for the enjoyment of others. … Continue reading

Adventure, Animu, Comedy, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Fighting Games, Insanity, Platformer, Third-Person, Video Gaming

Cancels

www.gatheryourparty.com/articles/2013/03/21/more-than-mashing-addendum-on-cancels/ This is a great explanation of a technique that seems so obvious to those with experience (I was raised on Street Fighter II ) but may be baffling to those not already familiar with the concept. Chris Wagar has … Continue reading

Bonus, Fighting Games, Video Gaming

Dusting Off the Relics

Here’s some junk I wrote a couple of years ago when I was trying to get a job with shoryuken.com. If you thought my current writing sucked enough, you’re in for a treat! Still would like to see more crazy … Continue reading

Fighting Games, Video Gaming

The New JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Game Is Going To Own

The New JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Game Is Going To Own A lot of shounen series get turned into video games. It makes sense: they’re both popular and popular with children, have lots of characters and cheap violence that could easily … Continue reading

Animu, Fighting Games, Video Gaming

A Response to Yahtzee’s "Does Online Multiplayer Always Make Sense?"

A Response to Yahtzee’s “Does Online Multiplayer Always Make Sense?” Yahtzee is one of the few video game reviewers worth looking at. Unlike most, he actually talks about gameplay instead of playing “name that influence” or babbling about the time … Continue reading

Fighting Games, Online Gaming, Video Gaming

Bazza87 is a Super Cool Dude

Video Game Championship Wrestling Bazza87 is an internet nerd who found and/or created a bunch of character mods for profesional wrestling video game WWE ’13 . The kicker is that all of the characters come from various popular video game … Continue reading

Comedy, Fighting Games, VGCW, Video Gaming

5 Gaming Crossovers I’d Like to See

Crossover video games are usually a quickly churned-out gimmick intended to capitalize on two separate franchises. Junk food gaming for that quick fix. Occasionally the results are interesting, but there is the potential for so much more. If Disney and … Continue reading

Animu, Beat-Em-Up, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Fighting Games, League of Legends, RPG or thereabouts, Shmups, Video Gaming