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SNK World Championship final Japan qualifier and Grand Final events postponed 'until further notice' due to spreading Coronavirus

The final event of the SNK World Championship was originally scheduled to take place almost exactly a month from now though the big health scare currently impacting the world has forced the organizers to push it back.

SNK announced this morning they are postponing both the Japan Tour Final and Grand Final tournaments due to concerns about the spreading Coronavirus, which is becoming a fairly common occurrence now for entertainment events where hundreds / thousands of people are meant to gather.

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Update: Official Dragon Ball FighterZ Season 3 patch notes released

Update:Bandai Namco has now released the official English patch notes for Dragon Ball FighterZ Version 1.21 which includes all of the big Season 3 changes.

All official patch notes have now been added to this story.

Dragon Ball FighterZ's third season of content is finally here, bringing with it new mechanics, some new moves and balance changes for the entirety of the cast.

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Dead or Alive 6's next DLC character revealed to be Tamaki from Dead or Alive Xtreme: Venus Vacation, Gust and Atelier crossover costumes available

Koei Tecmo previously teased that Dead or Alive 6's next DLC character would be crossing over from the spin-off Xtreme: Venus Vacation title, and now we know who the lucky lady will be.

During what they called a "Venus-filled Valentine" live streamed event, the developers at Team Ninja announced the green-haired Tamaki will serve as Season Pass 4's new fighter.

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More Deepfakes in Mortal Kombat 11 see Christopher Lambert, Gal Gadot, Scarlett Johansson, Halle Berry, and other celebrities as kombatants

The recent Mortal Kombat titles have become known for more than just their gore as developers at NetherRealms Studios have leveled up the fighting game story mode standard with immersive and intriguing narratives that really help to flesh out the characters we wind up controlling.

With as gorgeous and realistic as these games are getting, fans can't help but imagine real life actors portraying the roles of our favorite kombatants. Thanks to Deepfake technology and the efforts of BabyZone, we now get to see what Hollywood superstars Angelina Jolie, Scarlett Johansson, Halle Berry, Jennifer Lawrence, Gal Gadot, Christopher Lambert, and Donnie Yen would look like as cast members of Mortal Kombat 11.

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Here's everything you need to know for Season 3 and the Kefla release in Dragon Ball FighterZ

Earlier today, Season 3 of Dragon Ball FighterZ became available to download. This major update is providing a number of nifty features that will change the meta for Dragon Ball FighterZ.

Before jumping into the action, it might be a good idea to review the translated patch notes. For a brief breakdown, you could also look over our 5 big takeaways from the Season 3 patch notes.

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Here are tips for playing Seth in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition by VesperArcade

Seth is the latest character to join Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition's impressive 40 character roster. As such, players are still learning the intricacies offered during a play session with Seth.

Recently, VesperArcade released a video that outlined some tips for playing Seth. Needless to say, there are quite a few advanced tricks that could be useful for anyone's toolkit.

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Update: Dragon Ball FighterZ Season 3 now available to download

Update: Season 3 of Dragon Ball FighterZ (version 1.21) can now be downloaded. Do keep in mind that Kefla, the first DLC challenger of Season 3, won't be available until tomorrow.

Earlier: Kefla is coming to Dragon Ball FighterZ on February 26 for owners of the FighterZ Pass 3 though apparently we might be playing on Season 3 content almost three days before that.

The Dragon Ball FighterZ Japanese website recently updated with a new informational post telling players the date and time of the upcoming patch's server maintenance. We already knew to expect it on Feb. 25, but with the timezone differential, western players won't need to wait that long.

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Go1 and Kazunoko face off in an epic Granblue Fantasy: Versus best-of-three set

If you're an avid follower of the fighting game community, then CO|Go1 and BC|Kazunoko probably need no introductions. Both of these players are considered to be top level competitors for games like Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition and Dragon Ball FighterZ.

It appears that these two players have been investing quite a bit of time into Granblue Fantasy: Versus too. As a result, it seems likely that we'll see how they stack up in the game at EVO 2020.

Recently, Go1 and Kazunoko faced off against one another in a best-of-three set for Granblue Fantasy: Versus. Please note that this was before Kazunoko achieved the mysterious rank that comes after SSS1.

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Poll: Which characters would you like to be part of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's Fighters Pass Vol. 2?

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate already has an impressive roster being that there are currently 80 playable characters in the game with the addition on the Fighters Pass' Joker, Hero, Banjo-Kazooie, Terry Bogard, and Byleth.

Fighters Pass Vol. 2 has been confirmed to be adding another six challengers to the game by December 2021. At this moment, there are currently no plans to extend the game's DLC cycle beyond these final six combatants according to Masahiro Sakurai.

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GT Goku, Kid Buu, and the other usual suspects are still going to be good: Dragon Ball FighterZ Season 3 predictions from Rooflemonger

Dragon Ball FighterZ is rolling into its third season later today, and over the weekend, we saw the Japanese patch notes surface. With an unofficial English translation now out there and Bandai Namco recently holding a live stream to showcase some of what Season 3 will offer, players and enthusiasts are breaking down what we know in order to make educated guesses and predictions on how things will turn out once the update drops.

Consistent content creator rooflemonger released a video yesterday that delves into what's changing in Dragon Ball FighterZ Season 3 and shares his thoughts on how things will be affected. From character tier status to general mechanics, there's a lot to sink your teeth into here.

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A true love letter to SNK fans — Why The King of Fighters All Star has been stealing my time and attention for the last few months

The King of Fighters All Star is SNK's venture in to the mobile game market courtesy of developer Netmarble Games, and as the name would suggest it focuses on the King of Fighters series and its setting and characters, and as anyone who has played a King of Fighters game is aware, there are quite a few venues and fighters to choose from.

Although mobile games keep getting more and more advanced (long gone are the days when we all played Snake on our Nokia and Ericsson phones) they still tend to fall in to the same kind of limitations, and while King of Fighters All Star isn't exactly a revolution of mobile gaming, it pays so much love and attention to the source material and what makes King of Fighters great that it feels like an absolute must-try for any SNK fan.

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If Soul Calibur 2 were an old-school 2D fighting game it could have looked like this

The Soul Calibur series is one of Bandai Namco's well-known fighting game series that puts traditional combat aside in exchange for a focus on weapons-based battles. Like Tekken, this long-running franchise sees its fighting take place in a 3D space, with eight-way directional inputs allowing for a wide range of movement options.

But what if Soul Calibur were made as a sprite-based 2D fighting game instead? Twitter user and artist wolfenoctis created an animated GIF recreating a match up from Soul Calibur 2 in said style, and it looks amazing.

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How do all of Seth's copied moves compare to their originals in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition? Here's a visual look at them side-by-side

Seth in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition is a completely different beast compared to his Street Fighter 4 iteration. Rather than having a moveset that was made up of a select few techniques from other characters (plus his own unique attacks), he can instead temporarily steal a move from the opponent using his V-Skill 1.

Interestingly enough, there are some minor differences between Seth's copied version of moves and the originals. HiFight recently documented all of Seth's moves that can be acquired via V-Skill 1.

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Frostbite 2020 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Frostbite 2020 is happening this weekend in Detroit, Michigan.

Some of the notable players set to attend include MkLeo, PG|Marss, eU|Samsora, NRG|Nairo, TSM|Tweek, SSG|Maister, Liquid|Dabuz, Tea, Solary|Glutonny, SST|Shuton, MVG|DarkWizzy, GW|Zackray, Rogue|Light, R2G|Kameme, R2G|Paseriman, Kome, Cosmos, WaDi, lluZ|Raffi-X, R2G|Etsuji, APE|Goblin, R2G|Gackt, Elegant, Wrath, MVG|Salem and many, many more.

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Winter Brawl 3D 2020 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Winter Brawl 3D 2020 is happening this weekend in Essington, Pennsylvania.

Some of the notable players set to attend include JJJ, Linkorz, TCOL|SourPiggy, Princess Ling, Deus|Incendiate, KOA|Sandman, BC|LordKnight, UGS|BBoyDragon, ShinPaulo, JayGeorgeM20z, FredDistance20z, DragonNinja, UGS|LordXav1er and many more.

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DreamHack Anaheim 2020 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

DreamHack is venturing out to the west coast for the first time with DreamHack Anaheim for a bit three day event in you guessed it, Anaheim, California.

There's over 450 attendees signed up to compete in their fighting games this weekend with some of the best west coast / North American players in Super Smash Bros., Street Fighter 5 and Tekken 7 duking it out including the likes of Radiance|Commander Jesse, CCG|Sherryjenix, Stupendous, Flaquito, FitFGC|DRDANNYPHAM, Larry Lurr, T1|ANTi, TLOC|Dakpo, KiraFlax, and many others.

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No character was represented by more than six players in the top 96 of Frostbite 2020's top 96 — Here are the character usage stats

Frostbite 2020 ended up being a spectacular event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate competitors, spectators, and fans alike. Players like MkLeo, PG|Marss, eU|Samsora, NRG|Nairo, TSM|Tweek, SSG|Maister, Liquid|Dabuz, Tea, Solary|Glutonny, SST|Shuton, MVG|DarkWizzy, GW|Zackray, Rogue|Light, R2G|Kameme, R2G|Paseriman, Kome, Cosmos, WaDi, lluZ|Raffi-X, R2G|Etsuji, APE|Goblin, R2G|Gackt, Elegant, Wrath, MVG|Salem, and over 1,250 were registered to compete over this last weekend.

As this was a major event, we've decided to take a closer look at the character usage stats for Frostbite 2020's top 96. Do feel free to draw comparisons to our community voted tier list section, but remember that it isn't recommended to see this as a one-to-one tier list.

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