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PC mods: Gabriel Belmont, Tekken Force Rolento, Makoto, pharaoh and Giant Majini Dhalsim duke it out in Street Fighter X Tekken

Today, we bring you another batch of awesome Street Fighter X Tekken PC mod footage, courtesy of Video Games Best Mods. In these videos, we see Castlevania's Simon Belmont (Jin), Tekken Force Rolento, Makoto (Asuka), and Dhalsim dressed like both a pharaoh and the Giant Majini from Resident Evil 5.

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Killer Instinct to have endless Survival Mode at launch, Arcade Mode not available until final season 1 characters release

Killer Instinct to have endless Survival Mode at launch, Arcade Mode not available until final season 1 characters release The official Xbox magazine recently conducted an interview with Microsoft Studios game designer, Daniel Fornace, in order to discuss the upcoming Xbox One exclusive, Killer Instinct. With the game being a little bit over 2 weeks away, more information on what we'll see at launch continues to unravel.

According to the Microsoft game designer, players will not see a classic Arcade Mode in Killer Instinct at launch. This mode will become available once the final two characters of season 1 are released, (presumably, Spinal and Fulgore).

"Our Arcade mode is going to come out when we've done the eight characters," stated Fornace. "So it's not going to be at launch, at launch we're going to have six - Orchid's the last - and then we'll have two more following up post-launch."

Although this is rather unfortunate, players hoping to do battle with CPU opponents do have something to look forward to at launch. An endless "Survival Mode" will allow you to select a difficulty level, and battle through a sea of CPU opponents.

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Prince Marth enters the battle in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS, looks as stunning as ever

While he's become one of the mainstays for Super Smash Bros. ever since his introduction in Super Smash Bros. Melee, this particular writer is always very excited for the reveal of Marth from the Fire Emblem series, since he's my strongest character, and I love the Fire Emblem series.

Personally, I feel like Marth looks absolutely amazing in this newest installment, but I'll let you readers be the judge for yourselves. Check out these glorious shots of the Prince himself in action below, taken from the Wii U version.

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ChrisG: I don't care about EVO, before I really wanted to win but now I don't even want to be there

Acknowledging that he'd likely get a lot of hate for the statement, Christopher Gonzalez, better known in the community is AGE|NYChrisG, spoke with EventHubs correspondent Jason24cf this last weekend at Youmacon 2013 about how he didn't care about EVO anymore.

"Before I really wanted to win EVO, but now it's just like I don't even want to be there," said Gonzalez.

"I just don't like what it represents," added Gonzalez "I don't like the fact that you try so hard throughout the whole year to not really get anything."

Gonzalez felt it's just like winning another tournament, because you don't hear from the winners anymore, even if they've won EVO multiple times, they're still doing what everyone else is doing, working a 9-5 job and playing video games on the side.

While Gonzalez noted that MCZ|Daigo Umehara is an exception to this, and the event itself is prestigious, he felt that it doesn't really change things for gamers.

Gonzalez also weighs in on the selection process for Street Fighter X Tekken and UMvC3 at the Capcom Cup. To see the clip, hit the jump.

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The Hunger Games - Justin Wong's UMvC3 SoCal weekly training sessions

The Hunger Games - Justin Wong's UMvC3 SoCal weekly training sessions EG|Justin Wong will be taking in top SoCal Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 players to help them level up, in an event dubbed The Hunger Games.

The action will be streamed on Justin Wong's TwitchTV page and things will kick off at 8 p.m. and run to 1 a.m. PST on Tuesdays.

The guest list so far includes: BT|Clockw0rk, TS|NerdJosh, LXG|Infrit, Killer Kai, Paradigm, Rynge, LXG|Helix, Snaketits, LXG|Hypnawtik, Genesis, Manic and Babaganoush.

The players will rotate every week, as Justin runs first to 10 sets with these competitors and they also face off against one another.

This is a pretty awesome approach to see some top talent on display and also the competitors will actively be helping each other to try and get better, plus they'll be answering questions from fans who use the #HungerQ&A hashtag on Twitter.

If this is something you'd like to attend, or find more details about, make sure you check out this post on Evil Geniuses' website, and may the odds be ever in your favor.

EventHubs lists top 50 current Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 players, #20 - #11 - voice your opinions on Twitter: #UMvC3rank

The tournament circuit is currently littered with amazing players from all walks of life, spanning from one fighting game to another. We decided to take a closer look at the incredible talent that is the Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 scene.

The EventHubs team came together and voted on each player based on tournament results, and player skill across the globe. The players listed here have performed at big events consistently, and players who haven't traveled much outside of their region were not included because it's a bit too difficult to judge them based on their performances only in the local area.

We gave each player a score between 1 - 10, then averaged all of the numbers together. Today we have player #20 - player #11 listed. Be sure to check out which players ranked #50 - 41, #40 - #31, and #30 - #21.

If you'd like to join the discussion, or want to tear our heads off for our choices, you can voice your opinions about our list on Twitter using the hashtag "#UMvC3rank." You can also share your thoughts in our comments section, as usual.

The top 10 Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 players will be revealed this Friday.

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Capcom Cup Clash of the Champions announced - Flocker to face Capcom Cup winner in FT5 exhibition for $1,000

After revealing the list of players being invited to compete in the Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 portion of the Capcom Cup, many were upset at the fact that the EVO 2013 champion, EMP|Flocker, was not included on said list.

In order to increase the hype of this event even more, Capcom has announced that they will be running a special exhibition match at the Capcom Cup. The 1st place winner of the CapCup will take on the EVO champ in a first to 5 set for a bonus $1,000.

Who do you think will win the Capcom Cup, and go on to face EMP|Flocker in the Clash of Champions? Let us know in the comments below.

Source: Capcom Unity.

Killer Instinct In the Raw #3: Unedited, high level play featuring Orchid, Sabrewulf, and Jago

Maximilian brings us yet another great video for the upcoming Killer Instinct. Today, we have #3 of his "In the Raw" series, in which we get to see unedited, unabridged matches between different characters on the roster.

In this installment, there are two match ups: Orchid vs. Jago, and Orchid vs. Sabrewulf. If you'd like to check out these characters playing at a high level, showing off some more advanced tech, click the play button on the video below.
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Soul Calibur Lost Swords to have open beta test - new screenshots, and features detailed

Namco Bandai has announced that their upcoming free-to-play, single-player title, Soul Calibur Lost Swords, will be seeing an open beta test. Beginning on November 14th, and running through November 18th, PlayStation Network users will be able to download a 4GB version of the game, and test it out.

We have also learned that there will be new mechanics in this single-player experience, including powerful attacks called Weapon Arts that have a chance of breaking an opponent's armor, treasure that drops when an opponent's armor is shattered, and even support characters.

Check out some new screenshots below, and hit the jump for more information on the beta test.


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Microsoft giving away free, full copies of Killer Instinct to select XBL users - allegedly based on Gamerscore

It is being reported that many loyal Xbox Live users are receiving emails from Microsoft awarding them with a free copy of Killer Instinct. The message states that all of the Killer Instinct characters will be unlocked, free-of-charge, for those who have received the email.

Fans are instructed to "watch their inbox" on November 22 (the Xbox One release date) for information on how to claim their gift. Microsoft is apparently dishing out these free KI copies based on high Gamerscores or Xbox Live tenures, according to ConsoleMonster.

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Nemo, IFC Yipes, Justin Wong, KaneBlueRiver and more to compete at Capcom Cup - Capcom's official UMvC3 poll results and invite list

Nemo, IFC Yipes, Justin Wong, KaneBlueRiver and more to compete at Capcom Cup - Capcom's official UMvC3 poll results and invite list Earlier last month, Capcom opened up an official poll for fans to vote on who they'd most like to see compete in the end-of-the-year tournament, the Capcom Cup. This poll focused on Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, allowing voters to choose the 3 players they felt would bring the most hype.

ComboFiend over on Capcom Unity has posted the official poll results and invite list for the Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 portion of the Capcom Cup, set to take place next month.

Along with the list of players, ComboFiend also provided a brief breakdown for each, to give us a bit more insight as to what they're known for.

Hit the jump to check out the list of players invited to compete at the Capcom Cup, and a graph indicating the number of votes each player received.

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Showing the FGC a ton of love - Mad Catz has sponsored over 300 events to date

Since Mad Catz started sponsoring tournaments back in 2009, they've had a hand in helping over 300 events in the fighting game community.

Their support of the FGC isn't contained by boundaries on a map either, as they've sponsored events in countries around the globe — and helped out multiple fighting games scenes, regardless of their titles of choice.

From Street Fighter to Tekken, Mad Catz has backed a considerable amount of tournament games.

"We have a genuine interest in the fighting game scene, that's why [we] continue to support its players and events year after year," said Mad Catz's Mark Julio, better known in the scene as MarkMan.

You might think Mad Catz has offered this support because of the profits they bring in from all of the events they sponsor, but Julio painted a different picture.

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Tampa Bison's tier list breakdown for Street Fighter X Tekken with recommended partners - SF side

EMP|Tampa Bison has followed up on his tier list for Street Fighter X Tekken, but this time around provided detailed descriptions of why he feels each fighter ranks the way they do.

It's really nice to read an overview of each character's strengths and weaknesses, and Tampa Bison does a great job of breaking down all of the Street Fighter cast members effective ranges and tactics.

Note: This is Tampa Bison's opinion based on each characters playstyles and objectives.

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Users feel Infiltration and Fuudo will advance to the Capcom Cup finals in SSF4 AE v2012

Users feel Infiltration and Fuudo will advance to the Capcom Cup finals in SSF4 AE v2012 We polled our users to ask who they thought would advance in this weekend's round robin Capcom Cup Asia Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition v2012 tournament.

Most of our readers thought that Infiltration and RZR|Fuudo would take the final two Capcom Cup finals qualifying spots in SSF4 AE v2012.

This weekend's tournament will take place in Singapore from Nov. 8 - 10, 2013, and AVM|GamerBee, EG|Momochi, Qanba|Dakou and DM|Gackt will also be participating.

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New screens show Tekken Revolution's upcoming 'Female Vampire' character - a glimpse at her 3D model and artwork

During the major Tekken Master Cup 6 event that took place this past weekend in Japan, series producer Katsuhiro Harada showed off the first images of the upcoming Tekken Revolution character known currently as, "Female Vampire."

Below are images of a Japanese magazine scan showing off this brand new fighter, and along with some artwork, we get to see a bit of what her 3D model will look like. Check out the images below.



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What do you think of Tekken Revolution's first original character? Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section.

Source: Fighters Generation, and Avoiding the Puddle. Thanks to Shinkuu Kikoken for the tip.

Check out gameplay of Slayer, I-NO, Faust, Axl, Chipp, Venom and more in this off-screen Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- location test footage

Aristobule was kind enough to send us a whole bunch of Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- location test footage that was recently captured. These off-screen videos show off most of the current roster in action, including some of the latest character additions such as Faust, Slayer, I-NO, and Axl.

Below are just an assortment of videos we posted, but be sure to visit Aristobule's YouTube channel for much more footage.
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Orchid has the first air throw in Killer Instinct, can currently land 3 Ultras, retains double Linkers, and more - What we know about Orchid so far

Last week, we saw the premiere of Orchid in Killer Instinct. IGN held a stream that showed tons of footage of the classic KI female fighter, and with it, the developers divulged a great deal of information on her.

In this post, we've gathered together all of the notes we possibly could about Orchid in the new KI, including descriptions of her special moves, some of her unique attacks, her Instinct Mode, and more.

Additionally, the devs mentioned a few other general tidbits during the stream, such as a change made to Thunder's Instinct Mode, and how accessories will work.

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