Marvel vs. Capcom 3 stories

Marvel vs. Capcom 2 and Marvel vs. Capcom 3 have a ton of similarities and Desk showcases them in this spiffy new combo and move exhibition

I hadn't realized it before, but a lot of the moves and Hyper Combos from back in Marvel vs. Capcom 2 were carried over into its successor, Marvel vs. Capcom 3. Whether the character was returning or a new fighter joined the cast who was inspired by someone from its predecessor, there are a lot of similarities between the attacks in both games.

Combo extraordinaire Desk returns with a new video that highlights these similarities in stylish fashion. Here we are treated to a side-by-side look at combos, supers, and special moves for fighters in both Marvel vs. Capcom 2 and Marvel vs. Capcom 3.

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Desk returns to Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 showing off the craziest interactions the game has to offer

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 remains one of the most beloved titles in the fighting game community for a multitude of reasons including just how crazy things can get on screen when both players still have all of their teams intact.

Combo master Desk recently picked Marvel back up for his latest video to show off some of the wildest interactions the game has to offer for clashing and trading moves.

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MarlinPie takes on the best Thor he's ever seen in this Ultimate Marvel vs. Capom 3 FT10 set against IronGod

One of Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3's best, PG|MarlinPie, has been actively playing the game online through Parsec. Last time, we saw him take on an old foe in RayRay, which made for an excellent and exciting set.

This time, the UMvC3 veteran jumps into a first-to-10 set with the best Thor player he's ever seen: IronGod.

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As if Sentinel wasn't strong enough in Marvel vs. Capcom 2 already, there's a bug that makes its assist even better with Magneto

Marvel vs. Capcom 2 is one of those fighting games where there are certain characters that are the characters to pick if you want to succeed at a high level, and Sentinel definitely fits into that category.

Recently, Marvel combo master Magnetro appeared to discover a glitch in MvC2 that makes Sentinel even better when paired with Magneto though only as an assist.

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CEO 2020 Online Edition results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

While we aren't able to enjoy offline events as we usually are, this weekend we'll be treated to an online iteration of one of the bigger fighting game events happening each year, namely CEO.

Players set to attend include Terrence, PG|KitanaPrime, SIM|2eZ, Neon, Twixxie, TNS|Ronan Healy, OmegaTomHanks, UG|DJVest and many more.

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Steam Summer Sale brings in the best fighting game discounts including Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition for the first time and all EVO Online games

Fighting game players finding a home on the PC platform have grown exponentially over the past decade or so, and now they're in for a big seasonal treat for the next few weeks.

Steam is now running its annual Summer Sale starting today which includes some of the best deals for fighting games that we've seen in quite some time including the first notable discounts for Street Fighter 5: Champion Editon, all EVO Online titles and dozens more of the big names.

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CEOnline announced to feature Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath, Ultra Street Fighter 4, and Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 on June 27-28

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many fighting game tournaments are either being rescheduled or outright cancelled in 2020. We previously heard word that CEO 2020 was being rescheduled for December assuming the situation with the novel coronavirus has stabilized by that point.

Just yesterday, CEOnline โ€” or CEO Online โ€” was announced for June 27-28. Please note that this won't be outright replacing CEO 2020 which is still planned for December later this year.

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Psylocke, Cable, Deadpool, Elena, Baiken, and plenty of other popular fighting game characters featured in another batch of Click Burgundy's artwork

It's time for us to appreciate more of Click Burgundy's amazing fighting game art work.

For the Street Fighter fans, there is artwork for Chun-Li and Elena. While unconfirmed, there are rumors suggesting that Elena is among the five last characters for Street Fighter 5's "Season V."

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MarlinPie and Rayray run an exciting Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 set here in 2020

There have been a lot of unexpected things happening here in 2020, and an action-packed, high-level Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 set between two of the game's best players is certainly not something I expected to see this year.

PG|MarlinPie, one of UMvC3's most celebrated players, has been playing the game again recently on his live stream. Going up against online opponents, he ran across another of Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3's best players, Rayray, and the two got in several games against each other.

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Check out Snazzytiger's amazing fighting game artwork depicting Cloud, Link, Tira, Laura, Zero, and more

We recently came across Snazzytiger's outstanding fighting game artwork on Facebook. He's depicted a variety of fighting game characters from different franchises.

The image with the most color has the Legend of Zelda's Link facing off against Final Fantasy's Cloud Strife. They're seen doing battle at Final Destination, one of Super Smash Bros.'s most iconic battlegrounds.

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How Marvel vs. Capcom 3 became one of the most beloved titles in FGC history and why it disappeared

Many of us remember when Marvel vs. Capccom 3 first launched back in 2011, as do we recall the highlight-filled story that ensued as it became one of the most beloved titles of not only the Versus Series but of the fighting game genre in general.

Top Hat Gaming Man is nearing the end of his MvC history lessons but continues them this week with a look back at MvC3 and its massive Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 update.

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The Capcom Cup 2019 champion puts together one of the most devastating Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 combos I've ever seen

The Street Fighter 5 Capcom Cup champion, iDom, isn't just an absolute beast at Street Fighter 5. The East Coast warrior is also damn good at Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3.

As people continue spending time at home during the pandemic, it seems as though many are taking time to branch out and pop in older fighting games to see what they can come up with here in 2020. Today, iDom shared an absolutely devastating UMvC3 combo that you have to see.

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These Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 mods are hilariously bad and somehow make the game even crazier than it already is

We've seen a ton of Street Fighter 4 and Street Fighter 5 PC mods over the years, but I don't think I've seen much when it comes to Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3. The game is already packed with things all over the screen and its lightning-fast combat makes it one of the crazier fighting games to ever see a release, so I guess there isn't much that people would typically look to tweak.

Well, Twitter user Amongst_Shadows took a crack at adding mods to Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and it... didn't go too well. As a result, we have a hilarious set of clips that ups the crazy dial to 11.

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Steam's massive Golden Week sale offers huge discounts for Japanese fighting games and their DLC to keep us busy in quarantine

With the month of May now finally upon us all, Japan is beginning their annual Golden Week celebrations which includes an absolute buttload of video game sales for those of us who don't even live in the country.

Steam's massive Golden Week Sale is now live and is offering some of the best discounts we've seen for Japanese fighting games on PC in quite some time โ€” it's way bigger than the PlayStation holiday sale also still going on for the time being.

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A new variation of Thor's TAC infinite in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 has been discovered and it's getting the attention of the game's best players

It's 2020 and people are still somehow finding new things in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3. Despite the game being thoroughly excavated during its competitive heyday, it looks as though there's still more to find.

SOCAL_IRONGOD recently shared what looks to be a new discovery with Thor's TAC infinite. This new variation is more intricate and it's turning the heads of some of the best Marvel vs. Capcom 3 players to ever compete.

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Virus expert Albert Wesker gives out important health tips for the coronavirus pandemic with funny cameos from Resident Evil stars Chris and Jill

The world has honestly reached a very serious time period with the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic gripping most countries, but it's still important that we all have fun and find / create our own positives from the situation.

Voice Actor D.C. Douglas has essentially mastered that skill over the years, and he's once again reprised his role as Resident Evil and Marvel vs. Capcom 3 villain Albert Wesker to dish out some potentially helpful information regarding health safety in a fun, fan-made animation.

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Justin Wong reviews his legendary EVO 2013 bout with ChrisG, one of the most epic Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 matches of all time

I never played much competitive Marvel myself and really only know the basics of the game, but I was so captivated by Justin Wong's personal review and commentary on this incredible EVO match that I didn't realize a full 20 minutes had passed.

Seeing two of the absolute greatest to ever touch the game give it their all on the grandest stage of all is obviously a treat in and of itself, but to have access to and hear what one of the players was thinking throughout this series of rapid fire, competitive mental gymnastics is a special treat.

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