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Best assists in Dragon Ball FighterZ? HookGangGod has created an assist tier list that visualizes his thoughts on the subject

Creating the perfect combination of characters for your Dragon Ball FighterZ team is of the utmost importance. If synergy doesn't exist between the members, then you're likely doomed to fail.

One of the most common methods for a team to work together comes from their available assists. Top Dragon Ball FighterZ competitor, HookGangGod, recently created an assist tier list that ranks every fighter in the game based on the viability of their assist.

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The true uniting power of the FGC realized by Dragon Ball FighterZ in this impressive documentary featuring SonicFox, YipeS and Go1 with their stories

Dragon Ball FighterZ instantly became one of the most important games in the history of fighting games for its ability to build bridges between pretty much every different community around the world on top of providing some of the most exciting rivalries and storied moments of this generation.

Filmmaker Phil Nolan recently released an impressive short documentary series detailing the first journey of DBFZ's tournament scene in The FighterZ Saga from launch to EVO 2018 featuring interviews with some of the world's best players and community leaders.

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What is the current state of competitive Dragon Ball FighterZ? Rooflemonger reviews the meta and prominent characters

Although it's been nearly two years since Dragon Ball FighterZ first released, it's still a fighting game that has quite a presence at major events. Given, its numbers have teetered out a bit since it was first released, but it remains fairly popular.

Recently, Rooflemonger released a video that provides an overview of the game's competitive meta. As SEA Major 2019 and East Coast Throwdown 2019 were the most recent events at the time of the video's release, Rooflemonger looks at which characters were prominent at these events compared to last year.

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First Attack 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

First Attack 2019 is happening this weekend, and it's taking place in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Some of the notable players set to compete are REC|Punk, CYG|Fuudo, UYU|OilKing, RZR|Xian, CYG|Daigo, ASM|Wawa, NuckleDu, EG|NYChrisG, SB|801 Strider, iDom, VGIA|Shanks, AZ|Kichipa-mu, UYU|JB, Rise|Smug, RB|Luffy, Bandits|MenaRD, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, FOX|Dekillsage, BC|ApologyMan, RRQ|Moke, CYG|GamerBee, BC|Tachikawa, SB|DR Mandrake, Zenith, ASM|MisterCrimson, RES|Pikoro, Umbrella|Dark, END|Shine, SB|DoomSnake, W2W|KnowKami, EF|ElTigre, Keoma, Supernoon, Flux, F3|Lilo, WGH|EnergieMarduk, MGR|NovaMage, EG|Ricki Ortiz, though there are of course many more as well.

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One of the weirdest fighting game glitches I've ever seen

Just when you thought you'd seen it all, a really strange fighting game glitch hits the internet. Apparently, in the old Super Nintendo fighting title Dragon Ball Z: Hyper Dimension, it's possible to see a CPU opponent switch to being controller by player 2 in the middle of a match.

Fighting game oddity curator D-NO recently shared a clip on Twitter that shows this glitch in action.

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New Dragon Ball Super Broly screenshots give us a better look at what Dragon Ball FighterZ's next DLC character can do

Dragon Ball FighterZ is set to see the addition of its next DLC character, Broly from Dragon Ball Super: Broly, soon. As we draw nearer to his launch, which we expect to be sometime this month, Bandai Namco continues to give fans glimpses at the new fighter in action.

While we haven't seen his gameplay trailer just yet, the company's French branch has released a handful of clear screenshots of Super Broly doing his thing.

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East Coast Throwdown 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

East Coast Throwdown 2019 is one of the bigger events happening this weekend, and it's taking place Stamford, Connecticut.

Notable players are many, given the wealth of games being played, but here's a list of just some of the big names attending this event: FOX|SonicFox, REC|Punk, NuckleDu, BC|Dragon, PxP|A Foxy Grampa, iDom, EG|NYChrisG, AF|DizzyTT, Bandits|MenaRD, PG|Hayatei, PG|MarlinPie, JWong|LostSoul, UYU|Deoxys, UYU|Rewind, AXL|XCaliburBladez, CGL|VideoGamezYo, Mixbox|Qudans, DualKevin, COMP|Siologica, CGL|Tweedy, END|Shine, UGS|Blackmoonrisingx, END|Scar, FightingGM, Noble|Semiij, COMP|TeruRock, ElChakotay, BDG|DidimoKOF, CGL|NinjaKilla212, Terrence, EQNX|Brian_F, LordJimmyBones, Flux, RG|Kevoxreborn, Tempo|Alex Myers, Coach Steve, BC|LordKnight, NerdJosh, RBL|SperoGin, RenoFace, TCOL|Komanda, Noble|Kombat, EXL|Blackberry, FSD|Rikuto, BloodHawk, Radiance|Commander Jesse, LOK|Nivek, UGS|BBoyDragon, GOD|KillerXinok, Crescent|RobTV, BDG|Romance, DF|Grr, RG|DJT, BC|HoneyBee, CrazySteady, TxC|ElRosa and TxC|MarcoPolo.

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DBS Broly Dragon Ball FighterZ scans from V-Jump have surfaced

We recently caught wind of the first details of Dragon Ball FighterZ's next DLC character. Information about Broly from Dragon Ball Super was shared in the latest issue of V-Jump magazine, and before the scans could drop some of those details hit the internet.

Now fans can look over the scans themselves (thanks to Spytrue on Twitter), which feature stats, confirm the details reported, and best of all, give us in-game screenshots to analyze.

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Dragon Ball FighterZ's original character Android 21 is headed to Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball FighterZ has been wildly successful as a casual and competitive game since its release. We have seen DLC come to the game, and new fighters are still on the way.

In what may be sort of unprecedented, we are seeing a game original fighter make her way to another game within the same overall franchise. Android 21 is now heading to Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 after being an original character in DBFZ.

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First details about canon Broly surface for Dragon Ball FighterZ, will reportedly release soon and feature a permanent transformation after super

There is only one character remaining to be released for Dragon Ball FighterZ's Season Pass 2, and even though we just got Super Saiyan Blue Gogeta not too long ago, it appears the next launch isn't too far off.

New information regarding Dragon Ball Super's Broly will reportedly be featured in the next V-Jump magazine issue in Japan where some details have already been mined including his potential release window, fighting style and supers.

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HookGangGod releases his new Dragon Ball FighterZ tier list including some surprising placements for Gogeta, Broly and others

Dragon Ball FighterZ recently received its newest DLC character in Super Saiyan Blue Gogeta late last month, and while he is already seeing some competitive tournament play, the current meta appears fairly set in stone at the moment — or is it?

Eduardo "NRG|HookGangGod" Deno has been one of the standout players in DBFZ especially in the North American scene having shown the potential for Piccolo-based teams in the game, and now he's released his latest tier list including Gogeta and some placements that will likely surprise a good number of people.

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SEA Major 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

SEA Major is back again in 2019, and as usual it's happening in Singapore.

There's a huge amount of notable players attending for various games, and some of the players set to compete are RB|Bonchan, Rohto|Tokido, FD|Fujimura, CYG|Fuudo, YOG|Machabo, Talon|HotDog29, Mago, Liquid|John Takeuchi, CYG|Daigo, BC|Kazunoko, UYU|OilKing, RB|Gachikun, CO|Fenrich, UYU|NL, FAV|Sako, Liquid|Nemo, CO|Dogura, RZR|Xian, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, AZ|Kichipa-mu, Samitto, CYG|GamerBee, RRQ|Moke, RB|Luffy, PG|Shen Chan, BC|ApologyMan, FD|Johnny, BC|Tachikawa, ASM|MisterCrimson, PG|BNBBN, RSG|Shen Yuan, Matoi, ALUS|Qiuqiu, DouyuTV|Xiao Hai, ALUS|Yang Mian, PGW|Kamizono, ORDER|Travis Styles, AXIZ|Shuto, WE-R1|Trashbox, Chuan, RSG|Seo, GE|Abegen, EHADA|Xanxus, Rudi and Mame Spider, though there are of course many more as well.

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Kid Buu, Bardock, and Kid Goku overshadowed the rest of Dragon Ball FighterZ's cast at SEA Major 2019

SEA Major 2019 is one of the tournaments that's happening over this weekend. Notably, this is a Tenkaichi event on the Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour.

Exceptional players that were in attendance included CO|Fenrich, BC|Kazunoko, PG|BNBBN, BC|ApologyMan, and more. This presents yet another opportunity to look at which characters are the most successful at these type of events.

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Sexy, awesome, and horrible fighting game Halloween costumes

Halloween won't be rolling around for another 24 days or so, which means you still have time to get yourself a cool costume. If you're a big fighting game fan, that also might mean you're looking to pick something up related to one of your favorite competitive fighters.

As we do each year, tonight we're taking a look at some of the fighting game Halloween costumes out there right now. From sexy to straight-up horrible, Street Fighter to Super Smash Bros., the outfits here will not fail in putting a smile on your face.

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Ultimate Fighting Arena 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Ultimate Fighting Arena 2019 is taking place this weekend in Aubervilliers, France.

Notable players attending are way too many to count, but here's a small sampling: FOX|MkLeo, FOX|SonicFox, REC|Punk, Mouz|Problem X, Solary|Glutonny, R2G|Kameme, CGG|Tissuemon, VGIA|Shanks, Talon|Kkokkoma, NVD|Phenom, CYG|Infexious, Rise|Smug, PxP|A Foxy Grampa, DizzyTT, GO|Keev, FOX|Dekillsage, RB|Luffy, Nacon|MisterCrimson, Wawa, Oplon|Skyll, BC|LordKnight, Takamura, AXL|XCaliburBladez, Orange|Kayane, MrKwiggle, DG|Asim, BC|Tachikawa, AXL|Fergus, NVD|Veggey, FNATIC|Shakz, NLE|Bode, BC|Mr. R, COMP|Siologica, Ryan Hart, AMTRS|Score, COMP|TeruRock, WrNx|Kayne, Rize|Chickenmaru, VideoGamezYo, R-Cade|Alioune, Jopelix, CRaZY|Gehaktbal, VGIA|VegaPatch, Atrosh, VS|WhiteAshX, NVD|Momi, Vitality|Hurricane, NASR|SharkTeeth, HappyPow, FNATIC|Akainu, Reason|Boltstrike, OBAssassin, Kalak, YaLLa|Hayat, Konix|Gunni, HU|Zer0q, iStudying, EVO|Kasuga, LBC|AkaOni, Oplon|Noka, CTV|RZA, DEUS|DougFromParis, EnVyUS|NassimClaw, mYi|KiraKira, Exeed|Ghirlanda, VGIA|Caiper, Vitality|Linkexelo, RO|Layo, Meru, Reason|MetalQueerSolid and of course many more.

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With a Season 3 potentially on the horizon for Dragon Ball FighterZ, who are some characters that might join the roster?

First off, we need to stress heavily that there has been no official announcement for a Season 3 of Dragon Ball FighterZ as of yet, and all we have to go on is some evidence that points in favor of it coming down the pipeline, presumably at the Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour Finals which do not have a publicly set date yet.

So with the possibility of this content clearly established, the mind begins to wander and think about which characters might be viable to add to the game. Since this previous season had 6 combatants, I decided to double that as far as possibilities go and take a brief look at 12 different characters, spanning the various eras of the vast Dragon Ball history, that could be somewhat likely additions to the game next year.

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Top tier fighting game action plus actor Cary Tagawa, Playboy Playmate Holly Wolf, and more? Canada Cup 2019 looks to have something for everyone

It's hard to believe it's already that time of year again, but the fighting game community is preparing their warm clothes and getting ready for the 10th anniversary of Canada's biggest yearly major: Canada Cup.

This Capcom Pro Tour stop will play out November 1-3 and will stand as the final Premier (and second to last overall) event on this year's Tour. As such, hungry players from all over the world are already signing up to get any and all last chance points before December's Capcom Cup. Not only are we sure to see top level competition in titles like Street Fighter 5, Tekken 7, and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, we're sure to see a few fighting game celebrities as well.

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