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Sega Genesis Mini now available to purchase with Street Fighter 2 Champion Edition and Virtua Fighter 2 included with console

The Sega Genesis Mini is now available for pre-order. It will be officially available on September 19.

Two of the standout titles that will be playable on the console are some classic fighting game favorites in Street Fighter 2: Champion Edition and Virtua Fighter 2.

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First screenshots of Madara Uchiha released for Jump Force

Jump Force immediately rocketed out of the gate as one of the best-selling video game titles of the first half of 2019, and it continues to see support coming via downloadable content.

Bandai Namco has now released the first screenshots of one of the next DLC fighters to come to Jump Force in Madara Uchiha, one of the primary antagonists and most overpowered shinobi in the later parts of Naruto.

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Smash Camp: End of Summer results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Smash Camp: End of Summer is a tournament that's happening this weekend in Prescott, Arizona.

Some of the notable players attending are Tempo|Axe, C9|Mango, PG|Zain, HLC|S2J, VGBC|aMSa, Ginger, Captain Faceroll, n0ne, TG|Westballz, ESE|Duck, Medz, ARMY and Spark, though there are of course many more as well.

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Glitch 7 Minus World results

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Glitch 7 - Minus World is happening this weekend in Laurel, Maryland.

Notable players attenting include eU|Samsora, TSM|Tweek, NRG|Nairo, Liquid|Dabuz, Rogue|Light, PG|Esam, MVG|Dark Wizzy, AG|WaDi, Puppeh, PG|Cosmos, SpS|LeoN, Rivers, Stroder, dB|Yeti, Salem, NVR|Elegant, TG|MVD, CLG|VoiD, APE|Goblin, Jakal, Lui$, Armada|BestNess, NPT|BlazingPasta, Wishes, TG|MuteAce, Mr. E, Suarez, Juice, Fatality, DA|Sinji, Ho3K|Gen, LingLing and many more.

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Kumite in Texas 2019 results

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Kumite in Texas 2019 is happening this weekend in Arlington, Texas.

Players attending this event include Disrupt|Shadow20z, Jimmy J Tran, AXL|XCaliburBladez, MrKwiggle, BDG|NG-Obscure, PG|Speedkicks, FSD|Rikuto, Killy Delorean, Co-D|H0oDLeSs, UYU|Deoxys, Coosco, KoDee, Trungy, ElectrifiedMann, Shinblade, Lil Majin, CrazySteady, UGS|BlackMoonRisingX, DS|Shirdel, Disrupt|Joonya20z and many more.

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Thunderstruck 2019 results

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Thunderstruck 2019 is happening this weekend in Monterrey, Mexico.

Players attending this event include Rise|Smug, SB|801 Strider, EG|NYChrisG, NRG|HookGangGod, FOX|Dekillsage, BC|ApologyMan, TGS|CeroBlast, Kusanagi, AZE|Maximof, SB|DoomSnake, Supernoon, BC|LordKnight, PG|Nakkiel, ElTigre, GetGosu|Darlan, Radiance|Commander Jesse, Gama, RH|Zeromex7, SubatomicSabers and many more.

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Touch of deaths exist in Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid — here's a look at one of them in action

As we are all well aware of, Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid is a 3v3 fighting game. Like many other team fighters, it is possible to completely deplete a single character's health bar with a devastating combo.

Unsurprisingly, some resources, positioning, and execution is required to pull this off. Gadget_Guru recently uploaded a clip that showcased a touch of death that begins with the Green Ranger on point.

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Metera announced for Granblue Fantasy Versus — catch her gameplay reveal trailer here

With Tokyo Game Show 2019 going on, it's hardly a surprise that big announcements keep happening left and right for all kinds of games.

The same can be said for Granblue Fantasy Versus, which just revealed it's latest character — the seductive and skillful archer, Metera.

You can find a bunch of images of the new fighter below.

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Treta Championship Series 2019 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

Treta Championship Series is an event taking place this weekend in Curitiba, Brazil.

Some of the notable players participating include Keoma, Shodown|HKDash, Brolynho, Dark, GetGosu|Darlan, HDG|Younghou, Arthuro-Ray, Shodown|Chuchu, The Griffon Mask, TUQ|Zenith, though there are of course many more as well.

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DreamHack Montreal 2019 results

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This weekend, DreamHack Montreal will be happening in... well, Montreal, Canada.

Players attending include FOX|SonicFox, Liquid|Hungrybox, UYU|Rewind, PG|Marss, OGN|JDCR, BC|Dragon, PxP|A Foxy Grampa, PG|Esam, Aspire|Tweedy, DizzyTT, END|Scar, PG|Hayatei, BC|HoneyBee, BC|Biohazard, EMG|Blacktwins13, EMG|Moky, LZR|SuperGirlKels, DIG|HugS, EMG|Hax$, Noble|Semiij, DF|Grr, PG|Speedkicks, UYU|Deoxys and more.

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Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late [cl-r] marks the series debut on Nintendo platforms with Switch announcement

Under Night In-Birth EXE: Late[cl-r] was one of the many fighting game announcements we saw at EVO 2019 last month, and we now know what platforms to expect the updated title to appear on.

Arc System Works confirmed today the latest version of Under Night will be available to play on PlayStation 4 as per usual along with Nintendo Switch for the first time when the game launches in 2020.

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Birdette and Cookie are the Chun-Li and Zangief of the Flappy Bird mobile fighting game

The Flappy Bird mobile fighting game is very similar to a traditional fighting title. You can see obvious ties to Street Fighter.

Birdette is very much alike to Chun-Li, and Cookie is very close to Zangief in game play and style. These make for interesting additions to the cast.

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Never Give Up 2019 results

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Never Give Up 2019 is taking place this weekend in Santiago, Chile.

A few of the notable names attending include UYU|JB, SB|DoomSnake, Dark, Keoma, PHD|Ishikawa, though there are of course many more as well.

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2GG: SwitchFest 2019 results

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The latest event from 2GG is upon us, and this time it's the extravagant 2GG: SwitchFest 2019 which will be happening in La Mirada, California.

A lot of big players are showing up for this event, including (but not limited to) PG|Marss, Solary|Glutonny, R2G|Kameme, Rogue|Light, SST|Shuton, TG|MVD, Tea, Geki|Hikaru, AG|WaDi, CLG|VoiD, Umeki, Zenma|Rivers, Zenma|Puppeh, BC|Mr. R, NB|Ryuga and XTR|Sparg0.

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Summer Jam 13 results

Summer Jam 13 is taking place this weekend in Essington, Pennsylvania. This is a Tekken World Tour Master event with a $5,000 prize pool bonus.

Notable players in attendance include CG|Saint, RB|Anakin, PG|Speedkicks, Princess Ling, JimmyJTran, EQNX|Joey Fury, Disrupt|Shadow 20z, TCOL|Victim of Ritual, AXL|Fergus, ESE|Runitblack, EQNX|Cuddle Core and Liquid|Gen among many others.

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Celtic Throwdown 2019 results

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Celtic Throwdown is back in action this year, and it's bigger than ever. As per usual, it's happening in Dublin, Ireland.

The notable players attending this event are almost too many to count, but here's a sampling of them — RB|Bonchan, FOX|SonicFox, REC|Punk, Mouz|Problem X, BC|Kazunoko, CO|Go1, NVD|Phenom, CYG|Infexious, CO|Dogura, BC|Dragon, UYU|OilKing, CYG|Daigo, FAV|Sako, Liquid|Nemo, CRaZY|SuperAkouma, PxP|A Foxy Grampa, Liquid|John Takeuchi, Rise|Smug, NASR|TekkenMaster, CYG|Gamerbee, Takamura, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, RB|Luffy, NRG|HookGangGod, EnVyUS|MisterCrimson, VGIA|Shanks, Orange|Kayane, PG|Hayatei, LOK|Nivek, DizzyTT, BC|Tachikawa, Talon|HotDog29, FAV|Ryuusei, UYU|NL, NVD|Veggey, DG|RooKang, FOX|Dekillsage, UYU|Rewind, Konix|Gunni, Genki|Wawa, BC|ApologyMan, BC|LordKnight, DF|Grr, BC|Biohazard, BC|HoneyBee, iG|Jiewa, RRQ|Moke, Mago, PG|BNBBN, VGIA|VegaPatch, FNATIC|Shakz, Rise|K-Brad, WrNx|Kayne, PG|Nakkiel, 200K|ThePhantom, DNG|Nauman and more... also including the not-quite-so-notable EH|MajinTenshinhan (Hey, that's me!)

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Origin of Storms is an upcoming indie fighting game inspired by Marvel vs. Capcom with a touch of Bloody Roar

There seems to be a bit of a Marvel vs. Capcom vacuum in the fighting game community right now, but a few independent developers are currently working on a new title by the name of Origin of Storms that looks to pay a little homage to the legendary franchise while adding a bit of its own personal touch. We reached out to one of the game's creators, Jaime Silva, for a few more details on Origin. He happily obliged and told us the following.

"Origin of Storms is a fighting game much like the Marvel vs Capcom series in which players employ normal attacks to build special meters to perform special attacks. What sets Origin of Storms apart is that the characters have the ability to transform into powerful elemental beings that not only change their moveset but boost each character in a unique way."

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