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East Coast Throwdown 2019 early results, streams ft. SonicFox, Punk, NuckleDu, Dragon, A Foxy Grampa, iDom, ChrisG, DizzyTT, MenaRD, Hayatei and more

Update: This story has been updated with day 1 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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Majin Buu slaps down the competition while Goku becomes a world warrior in these Dragon Ball Z-themed PC Street Fighter 5 mods for E. Honda and Ryu

When you think of Dragon Ball Z as a franchise, the first character to come to mind is almost always Goku. One of the more notable sagas and foes he faced was to end the series was of course Majin Buu.

Imagine those two notable fighters... in Street Fighter 5. Now you don't have to imagine — you can add them as mods for SF5 on your PC if you so choose.

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EGX 2019 early results, stream ft. Problem X, BigBird, Phenom, AngryBird, OilKing, Nemo, Kichipa-mu, Infexious, Sako, Xian, Itazan, Luffy and more

Update: This story is being updated with live results as they occur.

EGX 2019 is happening this weekend in London, United Kingdom.

Players participating in this event include Mouz|Problem X, NASR|BigBird, NVD|Phenom, NASR|AngryBird, UYU|OilKing, Liquid|Nemo, AZ|Kichipa-mu, CYG|Infexious, FAV|Sako, RZR|Xian, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, RB|Luffy, CO|Dogura, UYU|NL, Takamura, DouyuTV|Xiao Hai, ASM|MisterCrimson, CYG|GamerBee, UYU|JB, Vitality|Hurricane, NVD|Veggey, FNATIC|Shakz, Reason|Boltstrike, Rise|K-Brad, Rise|Smug, RRQ|Moke, VS|Aziz, UYU|Kami, EG|Ricki Ortiz, HYPE|The4Philzz, CoolKid93, FNATIC|Akainu, Broski, Reason|MetalQueerSolid, AMG|Narikun, TKR, Cobelcog, ImStillDaDaddy, JeSTeRPoWeR and many more.

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Falke and Vega competitors have surprising successes against top players at EGX 2019's Street Fighter 5 event, here are the highlights

EGX 2019 is both the European Regional Final and an Open Premier event for the Capcom Pro Tour that's ongoing this weekend. As a result, it's attracted the attention of players like NVD|Phenom, FAV|Sako, RRQ|Moke, Mouz|Problem X, NASR|BigBird, NASR|AngryBird, UYU|OilKing, Liquid|Nemo, and many more.

There have already been some rather spectacular matches that have transpired. Namely, these specific battles pitted some of these notable names up against some, while still amazing in their own right, lesser known competitors.

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Daigo explains what it means to be good at Street Fighter 5

Street Fighter 5 has been a game that has seen several changes since its initial debut. We have seen several fighters get both nerfed and buffed. Daigo is one of the true veterans of Street Fighter.

We see people win at the game, some more frequently than others. Daigo takes a look and tries to explain what it actually means to be good at SF5.

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Kage's Asura's Wrath costume is now available to use in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition

Fans have been asking to see Asura's Wrath representation in Capcom's fighting games for years now, and we've finally got the chance to see what that's like... at least the best we'll get until the next Marvel or versus title.

Kage's first crossover costume is now available to use in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition for Vajra Form Asura for those who have been keeping up with the Extra Battle missions these past three weeks.

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Akuma is the most popular in Europe while everyone has a pocket Karin - EGX 2019 character usage statistics for Street Fighter 5

The Capcom Pro Tour circuit for 2019 is starting to wind down which means the few remaining points up for grabs are all the more important and everyone on the bubble is trying to scoop up what's left.

Street Fighter 5's European Regional Finals is going down this weekend at EGX 2019, but before that tomorrow, we had the open premier tournament where world warriors from across the globe showed up to play for their lives. Since it's one of the final Premiers of the year, we've gone ahead and collected the character usage statistics for the top 64 players at the tournament.

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Ten fantasy Halloween costumes we'd love to see in Street Fighter 5

Halloween costumes have become a fairly regular practice in fighting games like Street Fighter 5, and while Capcom hasn't announced any such new outfits of the sort here in 2019 (yet) we can still have a little fun with the idea.

We're continuing to get into the frightening, festive spirit and play a little fantasy dress up with 10 costume ideas for some of the characters on the current SF5 roster. So what're the criteria? Whatever seems to make sense in terms of a character's personality, physical appearance, and/or general nature as we imagine them dressing up for a spooky party.

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Just when you thought Street Fighter 5 hacks couldn't get any funnier... RisingDragonGod presents 'Booger Barrage'

While we expectantly wait for some new Street Fighter 5 content in the final two months of 2019, the community is getting a few kicks out of the crazy antics of a hacker who remains at large in CFN's ranked channels.

Rising Dragon God has figured out a way to circumvent the rules and heavily manipulate the goings-on of SF5, affecting the size, speed, and abilities of the game's characters as they take on unsuspecting foes online. As comical as these sightings have been, the hacker's latest is also their greatest.

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Street Fighter League Season 2 week 8 results ft. NuckleDu, Punk, iDom, Smug, Sherryjenix, Samurai and more

Update: This story is being updated weekly with results.

After the success of the first season of the North American Street Fighter League, Capcom has given the green light for a second series of three on three weekly Street Fighter 5 battles.

Players from all over North America have been recruited via their performances on the Capcom Pro Tour, (captains) their winning of special SFL online tournaments, (online warriors) or internet voting campaigns (fan favorites). While the two top teams from Season 1 (Gale and Inferno) are returning, the other four teams will be formed via draft.

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Street Fighter League Pro-JP live stream ft. Tokido, Fuudo, Nemo, Daigo, Mago, Itazan, Bonchan, Fujimura, Gachikun, Machabo, Kichipa-mu and more

Update: This story has been updated with day 2 results.

The Japanese Street Fighter League has returned and is once again powered by RAGE eSports.

The players participating in this 3v3 team event are Rohto|Tokido, CYG|Fuudo, Liquid|Nemo, CYG|Daigo, Mago, DNG|Itabashi Zangief, RB|Bonchan, FD|Fujimura, RB|Gachikun, YOG|Machabo, AZ|Kichipa-mu, Liquid|John Takeuchi, CO|Dogura, RRQ|Moke, AXIZ|Shuto, Kawano, Haku and Yujix06.

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'Kage's normals are record-breaking bad' - We've never seen Daigo this frustrated with a character before

You know that place of extreme frustration and utter disenchantment that you sometimes go to while playing fighting games? Well it turns out that even the great CYG|Daigo Umehara goes there sometimes too, and did so while exploring Kage in Street Fighter 5.

The Beast was arguably the best Evil Ryu player in the world back in Street Fighter 4, and seeing as Kage is something of a direct callback to that character, many followers of SF5 were excited to see what Daigo would be able to do with the first Season 4 character. The answer? Disappointment all around.

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New Poison crossover costume in Devil May Cry's Lady revealed for Street Fighter 5

Poison has only been out in Street Fighter 5 for like two months now, but she's already being graced with her first crossover costume in the game.

Capcom revealed today that Poison will be receiving a Lady outfit from Devil May Cry as part of SF5:AE's Extra Battle mode with missions beginning next week.

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Riot's fighting game could massively impact the FGC, what characters and content could be coming to SF5, a few words about China's influence, and more

Riot Games finally showed us a bit of early development footage and a placeholder name (Project L) for their upcoming fighting game entry. Given the size, reach, and status of the League of Legends company, the implications for the FGC could be huge once this new title drops and starts making waves.

While we're very excited for the future and what may potentially come, we also have to acknowledge that Riot is owned by Tencent, a Chinese company. Considering the friction that China, Hong Kong, and the US are experiencing at the moment, it is worth discussing what all to take into account while processing all this new information.

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Crazy Urien confirms, Akuma takes advantage of the Aegis, and oki banana mix ups from Birdie — SEAM 2019 highlights from HiFight

SEA Major 2019 was a major tournament that occurred over this past weekend. As far as Street Fighter 5 fans were concerned, this was an Open Premier Capcom Pro Tour event.

It's not surprising that it managed to attract the attention of competitors like RB|Bonchan, Rohto|Tokido, FD|Fujimura, CYG|Fuudo, YOG|Machabo, Talon|HotDog29, Mago, Liquid|John Takeuchi, CYG|Daigo, BC|Kazunoko, UYU|OilKing, RB|Gachikun, and many more notable names.

As you can imagine, there were plenty of hype moments that occurred throughout the event. This has prompted HiFight into creating a compilation that showcases these very moments.

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Daigo felt that a character's ability to anti-air while walking forward was what separated those that can play aggressively in Street Fighter 5

Although Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition is mostly known for its offensive and aggressive style, there actually do exist defensive fighters. With the exception of maybe Guile, most of the roster's defensive characters are generally regarded as being mid tier at best.

At the beginning of Season 4, CYG|Daigo had an interesting perspective to give on what separates offensive and defensive combatants in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition. FGC Translated has provided yet another translation for us English speakers.

Do keep in mind that since Daigo's statements were recorded at the very beginning of the season, it's entirely possible that his opinions may have changed since then.

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Capcom reveals how long it generally takes them to develop new video games plus how many years they plan on supporting titles with DLC in the future

Capcom has been among the most prominent Japanese video game developers and publishers of the past 30 years though the last year or so are going down as some of their most successful times ever as a business thanks to strong commercial hits like Monster Hunter World.

The company recently released their financial integrated report for the 2019 fiscal year and beyond detailing what Capcom plans to do with their iconic games and franchises like Street Fighter and Resident Evil. On top of that though they also casually drop how long their games take to develop plus how many years they plan on supporting new titles with DLC and updates.

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