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'Everyone's going to get mad and I love making people mad' - Capcom interviewed Street Fighter players at EVO 2019 for their reactions to Lucia

While Capcom's big reveal for EVO 2019 may have leaked early in the way of the release of Poison, E. Honda and Lucia, the company has tried to make the most of their situation through a variety of different tactics.

Initial hype was all surrounding the two returning characters, but Lucia has actually leaped out as the initial standout fighter of the trio thanks to her unique design elements. Before she released, however, Capcom actually went around EVO and interviewed Street Fighter 5 players about their initial reactions regarding the newcomer.

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Collision 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend we'll be seeing a huge Tekken World Tour event for Tekken 7 in Lima, Peru.

Some players attending include Talon|Book, Talon|Kkokkoma, Qudans, GG|Saint, GetGosu|Abel del Maestro, GetGosu|Misterio, TLA|SergieMazter, TF|Sapito, Roynichi, GetGosu|NeNe The Dragon, BH|Ruperto and more.

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Krucial Alliance: A Memorial Tournament for Bryand McIntosh results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

After the tragic passing of player Bryand "Krucial B" McIntosh last month, the community has organized an event in his memory.

This will be a Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition and Samurai Shodown event to honor a beloved member of the fighting game community, and will surely be a bright event focusing on the positive memories people have of Bryand McIntosh.

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Interested in Janemba for Dragon Ball FighterZ? Rooflemonger has some tips and tricks to get you started with the character

Janemba only recently became a playable character in Dragon Ball FighterZ earlier this month. This particular fighter has a strange repertoire of tools.

Rooflemonger recently released a video that goes over some tips and tricks with Janemba. If you're interested in learning this unorthodox combatant, this might be a good place to start.

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Daigo inspired to briefly play Ryu in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition after match defeat to the character

We don't typically get too many opportunities to see CYG|Daigo play Ryu in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition. After nerfs in Season 1, the character fell off hard.

As a result of this, Daigo hasn't tried to compete with Ryu since the beginning era of Season 2. These days, Daigo is mostly known for his Guile.

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Problem X shows off another nasty M. Bison cross up setup in tournament not with his Psycho Crusher or dash... but his V-trigger bomb

While M. Bison's traditional jumping cross up button is not the best in Street Fighter 5, players quickly found out a variety of other methods to make the dictator a threat to both sides thanks to both of his V-Triggers.

Fight Club NRW #10 is currently going down in Cologne, Germany this weekend where last year's EVO champion, Mouz|Problem X is sitting on winners side of top 16, and he got there in part by styling a bit on EnVyUS|MisterCrimson with a cross up setup we hadn't seen before.

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Hero's Thwack scores an instant 0 percent KO during grand finals of a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate tournament

Dragon Quest's Hero instantly became one of the most controversial characters in Super Smash Bros. history after he was released for Ultimate earlier this month having already faced bans in some corners of the globe.

One of the fighter's attacks which is seen as "problematic" is Hero's Thwack ability that can KO opponents instantly though it's supposed to have a much lower chance of working if the enemy is at lower percentages. Puppeh managed to end a match of grand finals, however, hitting a hefty and successful Thwack at zero percent.

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Is Lucia strong enough to affect the meta of Street Fighter 5? Vesper breaks down her strengths and weaknesses to find an answer

Vesper Arcade has made the grind with the brand new Lucia in Street Fighter 5 and taken the character from Rookie to Diamond rank online. During his battles, he was careful to take note of the Metro City cop's strengths, weaknesses, and general abilities relative to the rest of her SF5 brethren.

Now that the research is done, Vesper shares his findings as he reviews Lucia publicly. What are her pros, what are her cons, and just how strong of a fighter is this newcomer?

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New Super Saiyan Blue Gogeta gameplay details revealed for Dragon Ball FighterZ

We've only had Janemba in our hands for less than a few weeks now, but some players are already looking forward to what's coming up next for Dragon Ball FighterZ.

The latest issue of the weekly Jump magazine in Japan revealed a few additional bits of what to expect from Super Saiyan Blue / SSGSS Gogeta for his intro, attacks and supers once he arrives as the next DLC fighter.

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Test your might, fight - Mortal Kombat film reveals casting choices for Liu Kang, Jax, Raiden and Mileena

The new Mortal Kombat film adaptation is still about a year and a half from hitting theaters, but the studios are still hard at work finding their team of action stars to make up the roster of characters.

Four new casting choices for Mortal Kombat have been revealed with Liu Kang, Raiden, Jax and Mileena bringing in talent from other shows and movies like Marvel's Thor, Power Rangers and Supergirl.

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No one draws Chun-Li quite like Akiman

No matter how many times different artists from around the globe draw the now-iconic characters from the Street Fighter universe, there's a certain touch that only Akira "Akiman" Yasuda can put on them.

That's probably because Akiman was the one to first put pen to paper when it came to the Street Fighter 2 World Warriors all the back in the early 1990's. Though he hasn't been with Capcom since 2003, he still cranks out gorgeous works of fighting game art as a freelance artist.

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Umebura SP4 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

There's a massive Super Smash Bros. Ultimate event happening in Tokyo, Japan this weekend.

Some of the notable players participating include GW|Zackray, SST|Shuton, Raito, R2G|Kameme, SNB|Abadango, Tea, Lea, Geki|Hikaru, Geki|Zaki, Tsu, KEN, Choco, Shky, Kirihara, GW|Shogun and more.

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Capcom Pro Tour Online 2019 Asia East results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

We're almost at the very end of the online portion of the Capcom Pro Tour, and this weekend's event focuses on East Asia.

Players participating include Rohto|Tokido, CYG|Fuudo, YOG|Machabo, UYU|OilKing, CYG|Daigo, RB|Gachikun, FAV|Sako, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, Liquid|Nemo, CYG|GamerBee, UYU|NL, Liquid|John Takeuchi, CO|Dogura, DouyuTV|Xiao Hai, Mago, Talon|HotDog29RRQ|Moke, Humanbomb, Verloren, BC|Tachikawa and many more.

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Is Street Fighter 4 more fun to watch than Street Fighter 5? How about to play? Dogura asks, then offers his personal answers

It's next to impossible for us in the fighting game community not to compare entries in our favorite franchises, and the discussion comparing Street Fighter 4 and Street Fighter 5 has been raging on for a good three and a half years now.

CO|Dogura, a player who has seen a good bit of success in both of the latest Street Fighters as well as other fighting titles, brought the topic up during a recent streaming session.

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MkLeo's dominance in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is doing more for the scene than you'd think

FOX|MkLeo wins again! It seems to be pretty cut-and-dried. Seems to be recurring, almost every week right?

He's winning at unprecedented levels in Smash Ultimate. The last time we saw this type of dominance was during Tempo|ZeRo's Guinness World Record tournament winning streak, or maybe with Melee and the gods. How can one person winning everything major be good for the scene?

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Southern Nevada Health District warns that those who attended EVO 2019 may have been exposed to the measles

It's common enough to come back from an event with some kind of bug or virus that the community has come up with a handful of play on words disease names for yearly fighting game majors, and it's possible that this year's "EVOla" will manifest with measles symptoms.

The Southern Nevada Health District issued a bulletin on Thursday stating that a single case of the measles has been confirmed and that the infected individual was present at various locations around the Mandalay Bay and Luxor hotels from Aug 1-6.

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The upcoming DJ Vegas Sub-Zero skin for Mortal Kombat 11 looks great, but fans are going in hard after hearing his new voice

There's a new celebrity-themed skin coming to Mortal Kombat 11 on August 22, but data miners have already gotten their hands on the incoming Dimitri Vegas Sub-Zero and it's causing a stir in the kommunity.

Now it's not to say that the free Vegas skin isn't cool-looking, (the Tron/nightclub feel works well with what they're aiming for here) but after hearing the voice acting that replaces Steve Blum's expertly-delivered lines, players have started going in hard.

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