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A different take on Cammy's design

3D artist Bogdanbl4 via Polycount decided to do a different take on Cammy's traditional design in Street Fighter. In the images below, you'll see the initial concept for his design compared with how Cammy looked in Street Fighter Alpha, along with a few progress shots before doing a paint over at the end. Note, the last image this isn't the final product.

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Contributions to this story by Christopher C.

Tatsunoko vs. Capcom combo mix video - Tatsunical: The All-Star History

Oreo311 posted a slick combo video back in December which didn't get a lot of attention, but features some nice Tatsunoko vs. Capcom stuff interspersed with clips from related animes and games. This is a different approach than you see with most combo videos, but very cool and fun to watch.

Ono posts another mysterious photo showing Ryu

Capcom's Yoshinori Ono has put up another mysterious photo on his Twitter account, showing Ryu. It's not immediately clear what the image is in relation to, but he posted a similar photo back in January showing Yun, which is on the right hand side.

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Concerning the Yun picture, Ono left this remark, though:

Oh, SFIII 3rd Online so nice! It will be fun!! ;D

It seems like Ono wants people to start speculating.

So have at it, leave a comment below with your thoughts.

3 Green Bars: Capcom HQ & Sunnyvale Golfland. season finale

CptMunta had this to say about the latest episode of 3 Green Bars.

This episode I visit Seth Killian at Capcom HQ in San Mateo California and we discuss the past and the future of fighting games.

I meet up with John Choi, EG.Ricky Ortiz and Filipino Champ and head to Sunnyvale Golfland for some SSF4 AE and then to John for more SSF4 and MvC3. We discuss their thoughts on the fighting game community and their history in the Nor Cal scene.

This is the season finale of 3 Green Bars.

Next series covers Australia and New Zealand and will be out later this year.

Thanks everyone for your comments, likes and subscriptions.

Evil Ryu & Oni's endings in Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition

While both character's endings were posted before, Capcom put copyright claims on most of the videos that showed Evil Ryu and Oni in Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition. Now that both characters have officially been unveiled, Yan510 has both of their endings for everyone to check out.

Lab-or-atory Vol. 4: C. Viper infinite in Marvel vs. Capcom 3

MarlinePie and MrQuotes put up a video showing an infinite with C. Viper in Marvel vs. Capcom 3, as part of their Lab-or-atory series. They also break down what's going on showing viewers when it's useful.
Submitted by JTLavi4daGABATRON.

Marvel vs. Capcom 2 glitch with Blackheart and Ken

DontTaseMeBro noticed a weird bug involving Blackheart and Ken that Todabeast recorded while playing Marvel vs. Capcom 2. This clip contains NSFW language.

Super Street Fighter 4 Guy highlight reel from Beehol

Showing Guy's rushdown capabilities, mix ups and combos, Beehol posted a Super Street Fighter 4 highlights package.

Community news roundup for April 9, 2011

Community news roundup for April 9, 2011

• Yoshinori Ono reiterated that the Street Fighter team was not involved with Marvel vs. Capcom 3.

• Oni and Evil Ryu were added into the official wallpaper/poster image for Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition. Submitted by Jimk23.

• A late April Fool's joke was posted by EMPEROR COW, titled Secret Ultimate Yoga Techniques, which runs through some random trolling during online matches with Dhalsim in SSF4.

• Sumoslamman posted the next entry in his series talking about Why Fighting Game Stories Lack Substance.

• Comparing the difference between Excellent Adventures (SSF4) and Marvelous Adventures (MvC3), someone posted this image of Gootecks and Mike Ross.

• SabishiiRyuu put up new BP rankings for SSF4 AE on the StreetFighter4Forums.

• DeviceMag's posted a review of an arcade stick from SoujiStiks.com.

• Just a reminder that the Revelations Online SSF4 tourney starts tomorrow, April 10.

Capcom experts offering advice on Marvel vs. Capcom 3

Capcom experts offering advice on Marvel vs. Capcom 3 If you're looking to improve your game, you might want to check into an offer on the official Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Facebook page. It reads:

Here's the deal: upload videos of your gameplay to YouTube or Facebook, and we'll get our experts to give you individual tips. We're going to do as many players as possible, with the goal of improving your ranking online. Post YouTube links in the comments, or upload video directly to Facebook.

Hit the page linked above to participate.

Tip from SkllXMnky.

Akuma Marvel vs. Capcom 3 OTG combos & more punishes for Hurricane Kicks

CoolBoyCorporate posted another helpful Marvel vs. Capcom 3 video. This one runs through how to do OTG combos. If you want to skip straight to the video examples and jump over the explanation, hit the 2 minute mark.
Also, Oreo311 put up a clip showing more ways to punish Akuma's Hurricane Kick, this time in a mirror situation, although these things work with other characters as well.

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Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition logo surfaces on Xbox Live marketplace

Bluefalcon sent in a photo of the new Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition logo which popped up on the Xbox Live marketplace today. If you check some of the things you can buy in there, like anything dealing with a Super costume pack, you'll see it. Here are a few pictures.

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Also submitted by EdGaR R34 and Ryan W.

Cross Counter, season 4, ep. 3: Fight for Relief tournament

Here's a rundown of what's in this video from the Cross Counter guys.

In this episode of Cross Counter, Gootecks and Mike talks about the Fight For Relief tournament by Level|Up and iPlayWinner who amazingly raised over $30,000 USD for aid relief in Japan. They also talk about the inspiring Chun Li player: Broly Legs, Henry Cen's gaming center in NY: The Next Level, the much anticipated CEO 2011, and Frame-Advantage.com. Mike tells his story about being singled out at Costco, and Gootecks answers if he became more GDLK after committing Facebook suicide.

Super Turbo Saturdays #6: Fei Long with Damdai

Frame-Advantage is back with a new video in their series of Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo tutorials. This week, Damdai and Seb cover Fei Long.
Submitted by Shffl.

Shinkiro artist retrospective 1991 through 2011

Urban-Muse.com put up a visual retrospective of the famous Capcom, and formerly SNK, artist Toshiaki "Shinkiro" Mori.

This runs through a whole bunch of games, from older SNK fighters to Tatsunoko vs. Capcom and Marvel vs. Capcom 3.

If you've ever been a fan of this guy's work, this is a nice place to see a lot of his stuff in one place, along with reading a bit of his history. Here are a few images to get you started.

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3DS version of Super Street Fighter 4 ships 1 million units world wide

3DS version of Super Street Fighter 4 ships 1 million units world wide Capcom announced today that the 3DS version of Super Street Fighter 4 has shipped 1 million units world wide.

This is another solid achievement for the Street Fighter 4 series, as the game was performed well in the sales charts released so far and picked up favorable reviews from most critics, getting an 85/100 score on MetaCritic.

Keep in mind that Capcom has only shipped 1 million units of the game around the globe, these are not the sales numbers.

Via AndriaSang.com.

Street Fighter 3 Third Strike matches, Kuroda beasting with Urien

Ryukenden noticed a video put up on TheShend's YouTube page showing some terrific Urien play by Kuroda. Regarded as one of the top Third Strike players around, he puts on one heck of a show.