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Update: Sindel is now available in Mortal Kombat 11 for pass owners, here's everything you need to know for the queen's return

Update: Sindel is now officially available in Mortal Kombat 11 for Kombat Pack owners. Those looking to buy her individually will need to wait until December 3 to bring back her crown. Original story follows.

The Queen of Edenia is coming back with an arsenal of new and revamped attacks, and the footage that we've seen thus far only has us growing more and more hype to play her. Let's recap some of the content we've seen as well as what to do in terms of actually getting her onto your console now that you can download her.

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Hilde is now available in Soul Calibur 6

Bandai Namco has certainly cemented itself within the fighting game community's top developers considering they have three games currently available that are still being supported with new content and professional-level circuits.

Soul Calibur 6 may be the smallest of the trio when compared to Tekken 7 and Dragon Ball FighterZ, but the game's second season has just started up with massive changes to its mechanics and characters.

Hilde, the first character included with the Season Pass 2, is now available to download in Soul Calibur 6 or to purchase separately which is probably leaving fans of older games in the series in a state that's a mixture between excitement and frightened of the possibilities she may contain.

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Cody's V-Skill 2 recreates one of his most unique mechanics of Street Fighter Alpha 3 while Poison's new Cartwheel ties directly back to Final Fight

Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition's big shakeup to the current gameplay appears to be focused on giving every character a second V-Skill to choose from, and some of them are turning out to be neat callbacks to what the fighters could do in older titles.

Capcom showed off three of those new abilities yesterday for Juri, Cody and Poison where some eagle-eyed fans quickly pointed out the new mayor of Metro City's dodge is pretty much straight out of Street Fighter Alpha 3 — as showcased in a new video by HiFight.

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New Dead or Alive update adds new training costumes and anime crossover content, free premium costumes for PlayStation 4 users

Dead or Alive 6 just held the world finals for its pro circuit this past weekend, and new content for the fighting game shows no signs of slowing down any time soon.

Koei Tecmo revealed the contents of DOA6's new Version 1.15 update due out today, November 26, including workout costumes as part of the Season Pass 3, an anime crossover event with "How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift?", celebration outfits for hitting 2 million downloads, balance changes and a special bonus for PlayStation 4 owners.

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Hilarious Terry Bogard and Bayonetta interaction leads to an inexplicable time warp glitch in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

"During today's stream, I found that Terry can erase time and leap past it." TSM|Leffen's description of his uploaded clip is about the only way to explain what happened.

... Let's try to break down what happened in this Terry Bogard vs. Bayonetta interaction anyhow.

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Why I think there's a chance Capcom reveals a new fighting game at Capcom Cup this year

Given the eight months to start 2019 wherein we didn't get any major DLC for Street Fighter 5, the Capcom fighting game community has been widely focused on what's coming to the Capcom Pro Tour's main title here in the final two months of the year. That said, I think there's a case to be made we very well might see something outside the realm of Street Fighter.

This is all really just a reading of the tea leaves, and I'd be remiss not to point out that Capcom has proven to be particularly unpredictable in recent years. Now that my option select is in place, let's take a look at said tea leaves and see if you don't see the same potential in them.

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Check out these character feature trailers for Charlotta, Katalina, and Gran in Granblue Fantasy: Versus

We're excited to share an updated look at a few roster members from the forthcoming Granblue Fantasy Versus title as we've caught three character feature trailers for Charlotta, Katalina, and Gran on XSEED Games' Twitter page.

We actually saw some similar footage for these three back in May, but these videos are longer and show off even more of each character.

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Early Hilde gameplay footage in Soul Calibur 6 before her launch tomorrow

Hilde will be made available as a DLC fighter for Soul Calibur 6 tomorrow, November 26. She is notably the first character of the season season pass — priced at $29.99.

Of course, there's an opportunity to get to know her moveset a little better before her release. Lynxvet has posted a number of videos that showcase Hilde's early potential in actual matches.

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'This industry has become a battlefield where you need to take risks to win' - Tokido on risk and playing differently in winners and losers brackets

Play too aggressively and you look like a reckless buffoon, but play too passively and you wind up missing your opportunity and leaving with that bitter feeling of regret in the pit of your stomach. When the hell are you supposed to go for it?

Especially in a game as commitment-based and unforgiving as Street Fighter 5, answering this question has become increasingly difficult. While he doesn't quite have a magical answer that will put this inquiry away for good, learned competitor Rohto|Tokido has directly pondered this concept and does have a bit of advice to give.

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New V-Skills showcased for Juri, Cody, and Poison in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition

We just received footage of three new Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition V-Skills via the PlayStation Twitter account as Juri, Cody, and Poison show off their newest techniques with which to build V-Trigger.

All three of these combatants have been regarded as lower mid-tier fighters, and so the inclusion of secondary V-Skills presents a very important opportunity for developers to give characters like these a proper boost so as to encourage more players to use them.

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Soul Calibur 6 Season 2 has introduced a strange glitch that lets Azwel move freely when being hit with a super

The second season of Soul Calibur 6 content begins today as the latest version of the game adds new moves for every fighter on the roster, brand new mechanics, and even extensive balance changes. Often times when large changes are made to a fighting game some unexpected and unwanted behavior can slip through the cracks.

Players are already testing out what Season 2 has to offer, and a couple of clips have been shared on Twitter showing what looks to be a very strange glitch involving boss character Azwel. Apparently, the mighty warrior can shake loose out of some Critical Edge (super) attacks and move freely.

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A missed Rest, an 'Oomph' Critical Strike, and a Jigglypuff at 0% apparently leads to a very salty HungryBox in this Super Smash Bros. Ultimate clip

"There's no way I'm dead." These were the last words that Liquid|HungryBox said before walking away from his stream. The game that he was playing wasn't even finished yet.

If you guessed that HungryBox was facing off against a Hero player, then you'd be right. This character most certainly has this type of effect on people.

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Palutena was the most common contender for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate while Falco dominated for Melee at VCA Vienna Challengers Arena 2019

VCA Vienna Challengers Arena 2019 was an event that hosted some Super Smash Bros. tournaments over the weekend. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate had players like FOX|MkLeo, Solary|Glutonny, BC|Mr. R, and almost 300 others competing.

As a result, let's take this opportunity to look at the character usage stats for the Super Smash Bros. Melee and Ultimate tournaments that transpired here. We'll be looking at the top 32 for Ultimate and the top 16 for Melee.

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Character breakdown, combos, and even some touch-of-deaths to get you started with Kazuki Kazama in Samurai Shodown

Kazuki Kazama was released as DLC for Samurai Shodown about a week ago. As a result, we've made it possible to vote for Kazuki Kazama's match ups our community voted tier section. It's also possible to look up his moves in our moves database.

Of course, there are also a number of content creators that have released video guides that detail how to properly play the character.

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Here's how to guarantee a self-destruct punish with Android 16 against guard cancelling in Dragon Ball FighterZ

Android 16's self-destruct — also known as "the final power that shouldn't be used" — is an extremely powerful, yet difficult to land attack in Dragon Ball FighterZ. It costs three bars of meter and will reduce Android 16's health to one point upon success. In return, an opponent's character will take 50,000 damage in a game where every character normally has 10,000 life.

However, its absurd start up time makes it nearly impossible to actually punish anything with the self-destruct super on reaction. Interestingly enough, Rooflemonger (credit to OKLimbo) has detailed a way to punish guard cancelling with this technique.

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'Is Super Smash Bros. really a fighting game?' — ZeRo discusses the debate in his latest video

"Is Super Smash Bros. [Ultimate] really a fighting game?" That's a question that's spurred on debate within the Smash and traditional fighting game communities for years now. When you look past the trolling attempts, there are actually some legitimate arguments posed from both sides.

In his recent video, Tempo|ZeRo decided to open this can of worms and discuss the on-going debate. ZeRo analyzes both views and then provides his own opinion.

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Rollback netcode, Guilty Gear's soul and the future of fighting games: Daisuke Ishiwatari speaks his mind on Guilty Gear Strive in interview by Woolie

It's fairly rare to see a fighting game that is so made up of one person's vision as Guilty Gear has been in the past where Daisuke Ishiwatari had a personal hand in creating its characters, designing its gameplay, composing the music and voicing Sol Badguy along with wearing many other development hats.

Many eyes in the fighting game community are currently on Guilty Gear Strive wondering just how much Arc System Works is going to change up for the franchise's next entry — including worries about lessening of depth / complexity.

The public got their first chance to try out Guilty Gear Strive in-person, and content creators like Woolie even got to interview Daisuke Ishiwatari himself to pick his brain on what his and his team's approach is to taking fighting games into the next step.

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