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New character "Jack-O" joins Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator roster

Last week, Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator was officially announced. This updated version of Xrd is set to add new balance changes, characters, and more.

Another character was announced today via a Famitsu scan. Looks like Revelator will be getting a brand new character named Jack-O.

Jack-O works for the main villain in Xrd, That Man. Equipped on her is a ball and chain that mimics the face of the mask she appears to be holding.

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Kazumi revealed for Tekken 7 - gameplay trailer, artwork and screen shots

Kazumi revealed for Tekken 7

Kazumi Mishima was revealed this evening for Tekken 7. For those not familiar with her place in the Tekken universe, she's actually the wife of Heihachi, and mother of Kazuya.

Harada has previously stated that neither Jinpachi, Heihachi or Lars possessed the Devil-gene, which lead many to believe, prior to Tekken 7's San Diego Comic-Con trailer, that Kazumi was the first to have it, and therefore passed it on to Kazuya and Jin.

The SDCC clip subsequently proved this theory to be correct.

During a trailer for Tekken 7, Heihachi was revealed to be Kazumi's killer, which happened before the events of the first entry in the Tekken series.

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You can find Kazumi's gameplay trailer below.

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New BlazBlue due in 2016, may feature tag-team battles, over 30 characters -- creator Toshimichi Mori seeks fan feedback

The next installment of Arc System Works's BlazBlue 2D fighting game series may be coming, "sometime in 2016."

Or at least, that's the tentative release date BlazBlue's creator, Toshimichi Mori, is eyeing.

"I am planning to have the next story sometime next year and the next game will have the last 25% of the story," Mori said in an interview with Siliconera.

For this next game, Mori is thinking of pushing the playable character count up from 28 to over 30. Will Nine and Jubei -- characters Mori addressed in this previous interview -- finally be playable?

He is also toying around with the idea of a tag-team mechanic -- and is seeking fan feedback on it.

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New Street Fighter 5 trailer featuring M. Bison

M. Bison was just revealed officially for Street Fighter 5.

The official announcement was made by IGN, and you can find the trailer after the jump.

Below, you can find a bunch of images taken from the trailer, and get a good feel for the latest iteration of Street Fighter's main baddie, M. Bison.

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If that wasn't enough to whet your appetite, here's his Super from the trailer in gif form, courtesy of EventHubs' very own Velociraptor.

The trailer can be found right below.

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Toryuken 4 results ft. Infiltration, Justin Wong, RayRay, K-Brad, KDZ, KaneBlueRiver, Noel Brown, REO, Pimpimjim & more

Updated: This story has been updated with final results.

Earlier: This weekend, Toronto will be ablaze with action as Toryuken 4 is taking place.

The tournament will feature tournaments in Ultra Street Fighter 4, Mortal Kombat X, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Guilty Gear Xrd SIGN, Killer Instinct, BlazBlue: Chronophantasma, King of Fighters 13, Dead or Alive 5: Last Round, Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown and Tekken Tag Tournament 2.

At the event, you can expect to see Infiltration, EG|Justin Wong, CTRL|RayRay, EG|K-Brad, EMP|KDZ, BE|KaneBlueRiver, UVG|Noel Brown, REO, GGA|Pimpimjim and more. Streaming duties will be handled by Toronto Top Tiers and Toronto Top Tiers 2.

Hit the jump to check out the action.

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Jack-7 revealed for Tekken 7, releases on May 19th in arcades

Jack-7 was revealed as a playable character for Tekken 7 this evening.

He's set to be released on May 19, 2015 in arcades, so if you're looking to get your hands on this popular fighting android, and you have access to an Tekken 7 arcade machine, you'll be in luck soon. Here are some screen grabs, along with his official artwork.

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You can find his launch trailer below.

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Mortal Kombat X patch adds balance changes, ping accuracy, ranked connection rejections and more

A patch for Mortal Kombat X on the PlayStation 4 is set to drop within the next few hours, and it offers a whole host of changes and improvements. A patch for the Xbox One is said to be dropping "soon."

There has been no word on when this update will be released for PC gamers.

Online players will be happy to know that higher ping accuracy will be included in this release, along with the ability to reject people in ranked match if their connection is too awful.

Today's update comes in at a nearly 4GB file size. From the looks of it, players on PlayStation 4 can already begin downloading it.

There are a considerable amount of balance changes as well, and you can find it all below.

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Yoshimitsu revealed for Tekken 7, playable on May 12th in arcades

Well, that was fast.

A short while after we ran a story that Japanese arcade Game Tsuji said Yoshimitsu would be playable in Tekken 7 on May 12, 2015, in arcades, Bandai Namco went ahead and released Yoshimitsu's trailer.

You can find the video below, along with screen grabs. Expect quite a bit of gameplay footage of this fighter in just under a week.

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Updated: Gigas is Tekken 7's newest character

Updated: New images and the official reveal trailer have been added to this story.

Earlier: During the Nico Nico Chokaigi stream, Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada announced a new fighter set to grace the Tekken 7 battlefield.

The latest trailer for the game revealed a towering powerhouse character named Gigas.

Tekken 7's new fighter will be playable in Japanese arcades starting on April 28th.

You can check out a couple of screenshots of him below.

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You can check out the official reveal trailer after the jump.

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Gengar announced as Pokkèn Tournament's next playable character

During the Nico Nico Chokaigi Pokkèn Tournament stream, a new character was announced. Gengar, the ghoulish ghost Pokèmon, will be the game's next playable fighter. reports that Gengar was actually selected by the public in a Twitter campaign that ran when the game was first revealed back in August of last year.

Other details revealed on the stream include Gengar's Burst Attack -- which will see Gengar transforming into his Mega Evolution -- and a new stage that is set in the middle of a town.

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Source: Nico Nico. Via: Sent in by Shinkuu_Kikoken and an anonymous reader.

Win a joystick by writing tips about Mortal Kombat X on EventHubs

Our latest contest is a giveaway for submitting helpful advice to our Mortal Kombat X moves database.

To win, all you need to do is leave helpful tips for any of the characters in the game, and their moves. Here's an example I wrote for Rose's Soul Spiral in USF4.

Again, the concept is very simple, just leave advice on how to play MKX. We'll choose the people who submit the best advice — and the more you submit — the better your odds.

We're giving away two joysticks valued at $199 USD apiece (it's fine if shipping + tax costs more), to two different users — so one stick for each winner. Users can choose between an EightArc (Qanba), Mad Catz or Razer joystick, as long as it doesn't retail for more than $199 USD — for any system they'd prefer.

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You can find the official rules after the break.

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Mortal Kombat X review: NetherRealm's blockbuster gore-fest is here to stay

I've played Mortal Kombat 9, I've played Injustice: Gods Among Us, and now, I've played Mortal Kombat X -- the latest title in NetherRealm Studios’ fighting game repertoire. The blockbuster gore-fest that is MKX is on the verge of its official release, and we here at EventHubs were given the opportunity to get quite a bit of hands-on time with the new current-gen fighter.

Today, we’ve prepared for you a written review of Mortal Kombat X on PlayStation 4. How does this installment stack up against its predecessor? Are Variations as much of a game changer as NRS intended them to be? And, damn it! Who's next?! We’ll be answering all of that (well, most of it) and more right here, right now.

From the start, Mortal Kombat X’s presentation comes barreling at you like a demon bat (Puggles) right out of Hell. This game is beautiful; from the detailed backdrop that lines the main menu screen (dependent upon which Faction you pledge to) to the rich character models that interact on the character select screen, this game is an absolute joy to look at. Lighting and weather effects are realistic, severed limbs are disgustingly intricate, and characters even take battle damage as the fight rages on.

It’s everything you could ever want and/or need in a Mortal Kombat game.

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Mortal Kombat X moves complete here on EventHubs

The dark deed is done...

After countless hours of scouring the internet and many a late night, we here at EventHubs have completed our Mortal Kombat X moves. Now, you can find fully fleshed out move lists for all 24 of the launch characters. Basic moves for Goro are currently available, however, his full move list will be update at a later time.

Just like every other game in our new moves database, registered EventHubs users can go in and vote on which attacks are most useful, and even provide tips and strategies for each and every attack listed.

If you spot any errors in our Mortal Kombat X moves, please be sure to report them to us using the report problem or inaccuracy page located at the bottom of each move list.

Be sure to stay tuned here on EventHubs as we'll be posting our review of Mortal Kombat X later today, along with more MKX content later this week.

Until then, hit the jump to check out each character's move list, and more importantly, enjoy!

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Tremor, Tanya, Predator and Liu Kang officially revealed in Mortal Kombat X

Warner Bros. has just announced that Tremor, Tanya, and Predator will be joining Jason Voorhees in Mortal Kombat X's Kombat Pack. Additionally, Liu Kang has been confirmed via the description of the Kombat Pack's contents.

All five of these characters will be playable in-game.

Today we didn't get a chance to see Liu Kang in-game, however, we do have a handful of screen shots showing off the other 3 new warriors.

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The Kombat Pack won't only come equipped with new fighters, but also includes a number of alternate costumes. Looks like Carl Weathers will indeed be in Mortal Kombat X... (as an alternate skin.)

Below is the official reveal trailer and a breakdown of what we can expect in the Kombat Pack.

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Predator leaked in description for Mortal Kombat X

"You're... one... ugly mother...... !!"

It appears the Predator, the classic creature from the titular action movie, will be a playable character in Mortal Kombat X, as a description in the Kombat Pack on Xbox Live mentions the fighter.

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You can scope out the listing on the official Xbox website for yourself, assuming it hasn't been changed already.

They note that the Kombat Pack grants early access to 4 new playable characters and skin packs.

It also includes Jason Voorhees, Predator, whom they refer to as "the Ultimate Hunter," along with, "Two Klassic Mortal Kombat characters."

Each playable character will come with a themed skin pack including three new skins for select fighters, and also includes The Samurai Pack.

Thanks to SirKortland, Rteruyas and FGLover90 for sending this in, via TheBackyardPeru.

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