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Persona 4 Arena: The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold hits arcades this Winter, adds new fighter Sho Minazuki

A trailer for the upcoming Persona 4 Arena update has it the internet, along with some brand new information on it. The updated version will be entitled "Persona 4 Arena: The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold, and will be hitting arcades during the Winter of this year.

Uploaded by the Atlus Tube YouTube page, we see that not only are Yukari and Junpei being added to the roster, but a brand new fighter by the name of Sho Minazuki will also be playable. This game is said to take place a few days after the events of Persona 4 Arena, when the P-1 Climax tournament appears on the Mayonaka TV.

Check out the trailer below.

Source: Siliconera. Tips sent in by HooliganComboFTW, kinoslayer, ChauncyTalon, AttorneyMayCry, Quezacoatl, and snakebelmont.

The Fall Classic results and stream archive ft. Xian, Justin Wong, ChrisG, PR Balrog, Filipino Champ, Flocker, Yipes and more

The Fall Classic results and stream archive ft. Xian, Justin Wong, ChrisG, PR Balrog, Filipino Champ, Flocker, Yipes and more Updated: This story has been updated with final results and a stream archive for The Fall Classic 2013.

The Fall Classic 2013 is beginning today and is set to run all weekend. A plethora of games will be played at this event including Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition v2012, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate, and many more.

A ton of top level talent is expected to compete here, including DM|Xian, EG|Justin Wong, AGE|NYChrisG, coL|Filipino Champ, EG|PR Balrog, EMP|Flocker, BT|Angelic, EMP|IFC Yipes, WolfKrone and many others.

Additionally, the Double Helix Games guys will be in attendance with the current build of Killer Instinct playable to the public.

Team Spooky and Bifuteki are providing the live streaming services this time around, which can be found after the jump.

For a full breakdown of the event, you can check out our tournament preview, here.

Treta Aftermath results and stream archive ft. Sako, Ryan Hart, KaneBlueRiver, Breno Fighters - Capcom Cup qualifying event

Treta Aftermath results and stream archive ft. Sako, Ryan Hart, KaneBlueRiver, Breno Fighters - Capcom Cup qualifying event Updated with final results and a stream archive: The final results, along with a stream archive of the latter portion of the AE v2012 finals have been added into this story. The first place finisher for AE v2012 qualified for the Capcom Cup, which will be held in December of this year.

The Treta Aftermath took place this weekend and players like HORI|Sako, WW|Ryan Hart, KaneBlueRiver, GR|Breno Fighters were in attendance. This was a Capcom Cup qualifying event for Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition v2012.

This tournament took place in Curitiba, Brazil, and ran throughout the weekend, ending Sunday night. Others titles played were UMvC3, SFxT, KoF13, Injustice, TTT2, P4A, SSF2T HDR, SC5 and DSR.

Hit the jump to check out the results and a stream archive.

Community Combo Video: Guys Only features impressive combos from lots of different games, common and uncommon alike

A new Community Combo Video entitled "Guys Only" has been released by Mikadok. In this video, a bunch of different combo video makers join forces, and make impressive combos for many different titles, including ones you might not even know about.

The combo video clocks in at 20 minutes, and features combos from all of the following games: Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Street Fighter X Tekken v2013, Persona 4: Arena, Tekken Tag Tournament 2, BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend, Soul Calibur 5, Dead or Alive 5, Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown, Tatsunoko vs. Capcom, Castlevania: Judgment, Fate: Unlimited Codes, Naruto: Gekitou Ninja Taisen 4, NeoGeo Battle Coliseum, Aquapazza, Yatagarasu, Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale, Battle Fantasia and Rumble Pack.

With all of this content, there's bound to be something that piques your interest. Check out the footage right below.

Thanks to OmegaZero, Mikadok and a few anonymous tipsters for sending us this video.

EVO 2013 Persona 4: Arena runner-up Lord Knight interview, discusses new Persona update, picking up Street Fighter 4 and his EVO experience

There's an interview from the good folks over at holdbacktoblocktv featuring Lord Knight, the runner-up from EVO 2013's Persona 4: Arena tournament, who has also been placing consistently high in Persona 4: Arena events throughout the year.

In this interview, he discusses his thoughts on the upcoming Persona 4: Arena update and other upcoming ArcSys titles, him picking up Street Fighter 4 for future tournaments, and his personal experience with not just EVO, but also VxG and Summer Jam 7. It's good to hear from top players of games that don't get as much exposure as the big hitters, so check it out below to hear from one of the figureheads in the Persona 4: Arena community.

Thanks to TheBesteban for sending us this video.

Yukari, Kanji, Chie, Potemkin, May and more - Persona 4 Arena Update and Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- location test footage

Aristobule brings us more great footage of the Persona 4 Arena update location test. In this batch of videos, we get to see on of the new characters, Yukari, in action.

Other characters such as Kanji, Chie and Yu are also shown off in these matches. Be sure to check out the change list compiled by Stunedge and Jiyuna, here.

Hit the jump to read on,

Summer Jam 7 tournament results and stream archive, ft. ChrisG, KDZ, MarlinPie, CD Jr., Flux, Sanford Kelly and more

Summer Jam 7 tournament results and stream archive, ft. ChrisG, KDZ, MarlinPie, CD Jr., Flux, Sanford Kelly and more Update: This story has been updated with final results and a stream archive for Summer Jam 7.

While it may be the the off season for fighting game tournaments in general, that certainly doesn't mean there are no noteworthy events going on. Summer Jam VII is just starting, and brings a bunch of big names like AGE|NYChrisG, EMP|KDZ, BT|MarlinPie, EMP|CD Jr., MH|Flux and more.

Games present at the tournament are plentiful, and include Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition v2012, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Street Fighter X Tekken v2013, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, King of Fighters 13, Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Persona 4: Arena and much, much more.

For the full rundown, check out our official preview, and hit the jump for the live stream, early results and event schedule.

Updated: Dead or Alive 5 U will have $8,000 pot bonus at The Fall Classic 2013 - One Frame Link's $3,000 pot bonus voting

Updated: Dead or Alive 5 U will have $8,000 pot bonus at The Fall Classic 2013 - One Frame Link's $3,000 pot bonus voting Updated: It was announced at Summer Jam 7 today that Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate will be receiving an $8,000 pot bonus provided by Team Ninja at The Fall Classic 2013.

Earlier: We reported that One Frame Link is sponsoring The Fall Classic this year and will be providing $8,000 in select pot bonuses to different games on their line up. Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition v2012 gets $3,000, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 receives $2,000 and the remaining $3,000 will be divided up between three games chosen by fan vote.

The voting has opened up today and all you have to do is retweet the game of your choosing. All of the tweets made for voting are over on One Frame Link's website and live results are also displayed there.

If you'd rather create an original tweet to cast your vote, they will have to abide by the following guidelines:

Contains a reference to @OneFrameLink
Contains #vote and #tfc2013 hashtags
Has exactly one of the following hashtags for the game you're voting for:
#igau - Injustice: Gods Among Us
#doa5 - Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate
#ssbm - Super Smash Bros. Melee
#ttt2 - Tekken Tag Tournament 2
#scv - Soulcalibur V
#sfxt - Street Fighter X Tekken Ver. 2013
#p4a - Persona 4 Arena
#kof13 - King of Fighters XIII

According to the live results, Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is currently the game leading the pack. Persona 4 Arena follows not far behind and after that is King of Fighters 13.

Note: If you vote multiple times, only the most recent game you selected will actually be tallied.

Head over to One Frame Link's page to cast your votes. Tips by SweetJohnnyCage, X_ism and DevilMaySpy.

Persona 4 Arena update balance change list - universal system and character specific changes

Persona 4 Arena update balance change list - universal system and character specific changes A list containing many of the changes, said to be in the recently announced Persona 4 Arena update, has hit the internet. Reported by Japanese P4A players Stunedge (5th place at EVO 2013) and Jiyuna, there are a slew of changes listed here ranging from universal system tweaks to character specific stuff.

The character specific changes here are broken down into categories: New, Buffs, Nerfs and Unconfirmed. These all come from the Japanese location test that is currently going on and will run until August 18.

Below are the universal system changes to get you started and hit the jump to read on.

Universal System Changes:

• Guardroll added.
• New autocombos for everyone
• Air moves can now be used after backdash.
• Blocked DP > Super still in.
• Shadow type characters carries meter over the round. Shadow characters have no burst and awakening.
• Shadow characters start the round with 100 meter
• Whiffed DPs are not fatal counterable by all moves. False rumors. Only for some characters
• Damage seems significantly lower for ALL characters

Junpei and Yukari move list images, Persona 4 Arena update location test footage

Aristobule sent in some great content for the Persona 4 Arena update that was announced yesterday. The location test began today and we already have move listings for both Junpei and Yukari, which can be seen below.

Aristobule also brings us footage of Junpei in action. There are two videos for you to check out and they can be found after the jump.


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Junpei and Yukari confirmed as playable in upcoming Persona 4 Arena update

An update to Persona 4 Arena was announced earlier today and will see it's first location test in Japan this weekend. This new installment has a new user interface and more importantly, adds Junpei and Yukari as playable characters.

Another interesting note is the addition of "Shadow" versions of every character. Not much is known about these differences, but top player Stunedge has confirmed the Shadow characters do not have bursts.

The location test is scheduled to begin on August 16 and last up through August 18. Check out a few screens below and hit the jump for even more images.

Summer Jam VII tournament preview, ft. ChrisG, KDZ, MarlinPie, CD Jr., Flux, Sanford Kelly, RayRay, Hiro, Rico Suave, Masta CJ, JRosa and more

Summer Jam VII tournament preview, ft. ChrisG, KDZ, MarlinPie, CD Jr., Flux, Sanford Kelly, RayRay, Hiro, Rico Suave, Masta CJ, JRosa and more Summer Jam VII will be taking place this weekend, on August 17th-18th in Philadelphia, PA, and will be featuring loads of games, including Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition v2012, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Street Fighter X Tekken v2013, King of Fighters 13, Tekken Tag Tournament 2 and many more.

As for players attending, names like AGE|NYChrisG, EMP|KDZ, BT|MarlinPie, EMP|CD Jr., MH|Flux, EMP|Sanford Kelly, MH|RayRay, EMP|Hiro, RG|Rico Suave, RG|MastaCJ and more will be present at the event.

Hit the jump for the full preview.

Most popular characters, teams and more for SSF4 AE v2012, UMvC3, SFxT, Injustice, etc. - EventHubs stats

We've launched our revolutionary new fighting game stats area here on EventHubs. This is an easy way to find out who the most popular characters are in all of the major tournament games in the scene, along with quite a bit more information. There are 23 games total featured here, ranging from Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition v2012, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 all the way down to Super Smash Bros. Melee, and all major stops in between.

As the largest website in the fighting game community, we can offer a fairly insightful look at the current state of our scene and it's players. Here's a brief feature rundown:

• Stats pages for more than 600 characters.
• Listing of most popular fighters and teams played.
• Interactive maps showing where competitors are located.
• All stat pages updated once every 6 hours.
• Much, much more.

Hit the jump for more details.

Beta launch: Stats for all major tournament fighting games - most popular characters, teams and much more

Beta launch: Stats for all major tournament fighting games - most popular characters, teams and much more We're very happy to take the veil off on our brand new stats page. In this completely overhauled section, you'll find stats for all of the major tournament fighting games in our scene, plus a few other titles.

These cover the most popular characters, teams, locations of players and much, much more.

This is a beta launch of the new section, so you may stumble across a few bugs (like lack of graphic headers for some titles).

This is a revolutionary and highly innovative site feature, containing information you can't find any where else, and will likely become a staple of many people's routines when searching for telemetry data. Here's a quick features rundown:

• Most popular characters for 23 different fighting games.
• Most common teams and positions for each character for 2v2 and 3v3 titles.
• Location breakdowns showing which regions players hail from.
• System information for all games and characters.
• All information updated every 12 hours.
• Quite a bit more.

Updated: Results and archive added, Level|Up's The Runback 1.5 Summer Edition at Super Arcade ft. Clockw0rk, Infrit, Neo and more - UMvC3, KoF13

Updated: Results and archive added, Level|Up's The Runback 1.5 Summer Edition at Super Arcade ft. Clockw0rk, Infrit, Neo and more  - UMvC3, KoF13 Updated: A stream archive and results for Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 and King of Fighters 13 have been added to the story.

Level|Up is back withThe Runback 1.5 Summer Edition and will be streaming live from Super Arcade in Walnut, California. Tonight's stream is set to begin at around 9:30 p.m. PDT / 12:30 a.m. EDT / 4:30 a.m. GMT.

The games being competed in tonight include Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, King of Fighters 13, Persona 4 Arena and a mystery game. You should be able to find brackets on Level|Up's Challonge page.

Super Arcade remains a congregation point for much of SoCal's top player talent, so we can expect to see a bit of high level competition in attendance. Some of the players competing include BT|Clockw0rk, IGT, LLND, LXG|Infrit, Royal Flush, Senor Taxi, GoldenBoyNeo and more.

You can check out the results for the previous event in the series, here.

Hit the jump to check out the archive and results.


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