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Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite apparently contains files referencing 'MvC4'

After years of keeping fans waiting in silence, Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite released back in 2017, but instead of a massive revival for the series, the latest entry ended up being probably the biggest tragedy in fighting games this past generation.

Talented modder WistfulHopes recently decided to dig around through Marvel Infinite's files where she came across some very interesting things.

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Arcade1Up talks MvC2, Marvel and Capcom working together again and CvS2 revival

Arcade1Up cabinets have become the gold standard for retro fighting game players hoping to replicate most of the look and feel of old school arcade games in our community. We recently got the chance to speak with John Diamonon, the Senior Vice President of Licensing and Business Development, at the company.

He walked us through what fans can expect from the new Marvel vs. Capcom 2 arcade cabinet, along with his thoughts on Marvel and Capcom working together again on a new game in the franchise, along with a potential Capcom vs. SNK 2 revival, and quite a bit more.

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Street Fighter 5 is finally Capcom's best selling fighting game as a single release

Street Fighter 5 began its life underwhelming fans everywhere, which caused the game to fall below Capcom's initial sales expectations, but things have continued to improve and truck on to find eventual success.

Now as of June 30, 2022, Street Fighter 5 has finally become Capcom's best selling single release of a fighting game in their history.

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Disney & Marvel Games Showcase announced but fighting game fans should keep their hopes and expectations in check

Fighting games based on Marvel's super heroes and villains have created some of the most beloved and most turbulent titles in the genre's history.

The Disney & Marvel Games Showcase was officially announced earlier today, which of course riled up fans hoping to see anything related to Marvel vs. Capcom, but we should all be keeping expectations in check for the reality we find ourselves in.

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Oh how I wish Capcom would make a new All-Star Versus fighting game with the amount of love and charm found in Teppen's artwork

One of the main appeals of big crossovers (when done well) is seeing different characters and universes interact in charming in clever ways from a team who has a deep knowledge and respect for the source material, and that's something which has been sorely missing out of Capcom for more than a decade now.

I recently began playing Teppen again recently for the 3-year anniversary, and just seeing the amount of love and fun / quirky situations Capcom's characters are put in for just the card artwork made me long for a new All-Star Versus fighting game from the developer.

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Save 35% on The King of Fighters 15 and more hot fighting game deals in the PlayStation Summer Sale

I think it's safe to say that the Summer is really heating up right now, so it's kinda the perfect time to stay inside with some cheaper video games.

Sony has now launched its PlayStation Summer Sale, which includes a bunch of nice discounts to big fighting games and their DLC.

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Between Baiken, Morrigan and Trish, which deadly fighting game vixen does Caytie Cosplay pull off best of all?

Fighting games probably have more powerful and badass women than any other video game genre out there, and they all know how to look good while kicking butt too.

Caytie Cosplay is, as her name suggests, a talented cosplayer we've featured on the website a few times in the past, and she's pulled off a number of the deadliest fighting game vixens around including Guilty Gear's Baiken, Darkstalkers' Morrigan Aensland and Trish from Devil May Cry / Marvel vs. Capcom.

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PlayStation's Mid-Year Sale includes Guilty Gear Strive at the lowest price we've seen plus King of Fighters 15 and more sweet deals

Now that Summer is basically upon us, you could go and enjoy some nice outdoor activities, but you could also stay inside and kick the butts of your friends and family in some cheap fighting games.

PlayStation is currently running their Mid-Year and Level Up Sales, which includes the lowest price we've seen for Guilty Gear Strive digitally plus sweet deals on The King of Fighters 15 and a bunch of other fighting games / DLC.

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No, the Marvel vs. Capcom 4 trailer floating around isn't real but it's still nice to dream

For literally years now, there's been rumors swirling online about a new Marvel vs. Capcom game, but Capcom's already done all of their big announcements this month where MvC was not among them.

That didn't stop a supposed reveal trailer for Marvel vs. Capcom 4: The Return of Heroes from popping up, but of course, it's another fake.

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Ultron looks right at home performing crazy combos and summoning drones in awesome new Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 mod

Avengers villain Ultron proved to be one of the strongest and most fun new additions to the Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite roster, and now players can take his robotic supremecy to the next level in the game's predecessor.

Always talented modder Tabs recently released an impressive new mod for Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 that adds Ultron to the roster, who appears quite at home with his crazy combos and drone assists intact.

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Battle Arena Melbourne 12 results

Update: This story is being updated with final results.

Battle Arena Melbourne 12 is happening this weekend and it'll be going on in South Wharf, Melbourne, Australia.

Notable players set to compete include ORDER|Travis Styles, ROF, Somniac, GG|Sriks, Kanga|Jdizzle, Schenkhan, FURY|RaZe, Kanga|Ghost and many more.

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Put your tax return to work with strong fighting game deals in PlayStation's Spring Sale

The end of tax season can be a stressful time for many (in America at least), but those who end up with a tax return gain some extra money for their pockets — so why not blow off some steam in a new fighting game or 2?

PlayStation is currently running their seasonal Spring Sale that's offering strong fighting game discounts for both PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.

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Monster Hunter added to Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 via the Palette Swap Character mod

Rashid, Evil Ryu, Shadow Lady, Ken, Lilth, Orange Hulk, Scarlet Spider, All New Wolverine, S.T.A.R.S. Wesker, Red She-Hulk, Phoenix & Maya, Captain Marvel, MvC2 Sentinel, Shin Akuma, S.T.A.R.S. Chris, Cyclops, Jean Grey, DMC1 Dante, Thanos and Psylocke have all been made playable in Tabs' Palette Swap Characters mod for Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3.

An update to the Palette Swap Characters mod has added the Monster Hunter to the roster. As expected, Monster Hunter plays very similarly to how she does in Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite.

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Street Fighter 5 and Marvel vs. Capcom continue to sell as Capcom sets company financial records

Street Fighter 5 has been something of a 6-year rollercoaster at this point with the fighting game community experiencing some major peaks and valleys across that span of time, but the game is overall in a good place now and continues to sell.

Capcom recently updated their Platinum Titles list of all-time best selling games up to the end of 2021, which revealed that Street Fighter 5 and Marvel vs. Capcom titles continue to move up the ranks, as the company as a whole posted record profits to close out the year.

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The comedic rabbit hole that is trying to discover why Mega Man X's Buster goes through Dr. Strange's legs in Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite

After literal decades of being snubbed, Mega Man X finally got to be a hyper fighter in Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite. Unfortunately for him, however, the game wasn't supported long enough to see how high he could fly.

Speaking of being airborne, Marvel player SCMike recently released an entertaining short that is the comedic rabbit hole of trying to figure out why X's Buster shot just completely misses Dr. Strange.

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Stock up on great fighting game deals in Steam's Winter and PlayStation's Holiday Sales

It's that time of year again for holiday cheer and gift giving, and what better gift could you ask for than a nice new fighting game beatdown?

The Steam Winter Sale and PlayStation Holiday Sale are here to provide some great deals on fighters and beyond to stuff your own digital stockings or guilt your friends into playing with you for buying for them.

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Steam Autumn Sale includes Guilty Gear Strive, Tekken 7 complete for $38 and dozens of great fighting game deals

Black Friday itself may be technically over now, but that doesn't mean the sales have ended — especially if you play games on PC.

The Steam Autumn Sale is currently slashing prices left and right, including great deals on Guilty Gear Strive, Tekken 7, Street Fighter 5, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Samurai Shodown, Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid, Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl and just about every other fighting game you can think of.

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