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Luke's additional costumes revealed for Street Fighter 5, next big balance update delayed to 2022

Capcom revealed Luke to be the final character coming to Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition last month, but a vocal number of fans weren't crazy about his visual design and were waiting to see his additional costumes. Now we can.

The developer announced tonight Luke's Story, Battle and Track Suit costumes that'll be available upon his release. At the same time, Capcom also stated they're delaying SF5's next big balance update to 2022 too.

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Ruby Heart crossover costume revealed for Rose in Street Fighter 5

A brand new crossover costume is headed to Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition as Rose players will soon be able to take on the guise of Marvel vs. Capcom 2's Ruby Heart.

The French-speaking swashbuckling pirate was one of just a few original characters made for Marvel vs. Capcom 2, and outside of a few guest appearances like this one, has not really been in much else. We've got the trailer from the Street Fighter YouTube channel waiting for you below.

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Kukri announced for The King of Fighters 15

After doing things differently for nearly a month with the Gamescom and Ash Crimson trailers, we're seemingly back to our regularly scheduled programming of announcements for The King of Fighters 15.

Tonight, SNK revealed that the cooky Kukri will be the next fighter to officially join the roster of KOF15 via a new gameplay trailer.

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Rita Repulsa, Poisandra and Adam Park revealed for Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid Season 4

Season 4 has been unveiled for Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid. In the newest trailer, Rita Repulsa, Poisandra and Adam Park (the Black Ninja Ranger) were revealed as upcoming playable characters.

The trailer primarily focused on Adam Park's gameplay. He's a very fast character that, unsurprisingly, has a lot of emphasis on rushdown and performing combos.

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Ren & Stimpy revealed for Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl

Ren & Stimpy has been revealed as a playable character in Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl. Because they function as a two-in-one fighters in this game, they only take up one character slot.

Details about how Ren & Stimpy were developed in Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl were outlined in one of the articles on today's PlayStation Blog.

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Cyber-Akuma costume announced for Street Fighter 5 and it's coming next week

It's been a minute since we've gotten any reveals about new content coming to Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition, but that streak has now ended with something fans are probably going to enjoy.

Capcom announced tonight Cyber-Akuma will be making his return to battle as a premium costume next week, and there's yet another outfit reveal on the horizon too.

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Ash Crimson's King of Fighters 15 gameplay trailer

We haven't seen Ash Crimson since King of Fighters 13 when his actions caused him to be erased from the timeline. Like Shermie, Chris, Yashiro and many others, a number of characters have returned from the grave as a result of Verse's defeat in King of Fighters 14.

During gamescom 2021, a trailer dropped that revealed Ash Crimson's return. This means that the four protagonists of King of Fighters โ€” Kyo, K', Ash and Shun'ei โ€” have reunited in King of Fighters 15. Now we have our first detailed look at Ash's gameplay with this latest trailer.

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Noel revealed for Melty Blood: Type Lumina

A new trailer has dropped for Melty Blood: Type Lumina. This latest trailer has revealed Noel as a playable character.

It's said that Noel is an "irresistibly beautiful teacher by day, cold-blooded slayer of Dead-Apostles by night." As indicated by this description, Noel is an executor of the holy church who is posing as a teacher in the Melty Blood universe.

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Guilty Gear Strive Version 1.09 patch notes released

Arc System Works promised Guilty Gear Strive players they'd be receiving a new balance patch before the end of the month, and now we finally know what's going to be in it.

The developers released the Version 1.09 patch notes for Strive tonight for August's update and adjusts every character on the cast.

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Ash Crimson and newcomers revealed for King of Fighters 15, releasing February 17, 2022 with roster of 39 characters

In the pre-show for gamescom 2021, a new trailer was dropped for King of Fighters 15. During the trailer, it was revealed that King of Fighters 15 will be released on February 17, 2022.

It was also stated that "39 fighters [will] get in the ring." This seems to be implying that King of Fighters 15 will have a base roster of 39 characters.

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Street Fighter 5 Oro review: A graceful return of a veteran fighter with just as steep a learning curve as you'd expect

Street Fighter 5's newest contenders arrived early this week and brought with them a nice mixture of new and old. Capcom has dipped into their classic IPs to introduce Rival Schools' own Akira for the first time as a playable Street Fighter character, while Street Fighter 3's Oro makes a return after not seeing any action in over 22 years.

We have taken the time to head into battle with these new Street Fighter 5 Season 5 DLC characters, and while my fellow EventHubs brother John "Velociraptor" Guerrero has already reviewed Akira, today the DreamKing (that's me) will be sharing his findings on Oro. The powerful turtle hermit makes a graceful return in Street Fighter 5, and you'll be spending a lot of time trying to master all of his intricate techniques.

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Baiken revealed for Samurai Shodown, to be released on August 19th

The latest character for SNK's sword-swinging brawler Samurai Shodown has been revealed, and it's the long-teased Guilty Gear guest character.

As promised yesterday and long since predicted by myself the character is indeed Baiken, the signature samurai character of Guilty Gear, and she appears to be based on her Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 appearance, further proving the validity of the game's data-mining leak from back in March.

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Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition August 2021 balance changes

Updated with documented changes: A brand new patch hit Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition today and with the release of Oro and Akira came some new balance changes.

In recent times, Capcom has been known to release several balance patches throughout the year, as we saw the initial major balance patch in February, and then another solid patch in May of this year.

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Oro and Akira are now available in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition

Update: Oro and Akira are now available in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition. You can find everything you need to know to get started with the new fighters below.

It's been four months since we last received a new character in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition with Rose, but that dry spell is just about to come to an end.

Oro and Akira Kazama are about to drop as the latest DLC fighters for SF5, so we've put together a guide for everything you need to know for the big content drop and update.

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Jack-O announced for Guilty Gear Strive, release date revealed

It was already known that Guilty Gear Strive's second DLC character would be launching sometime before the end of this month, and we finally know who is returning to the cast and when they'll be dropping.

Just before the start of Evo top 8 for North America, Arc System Works announced that Jack-O is coming back with a new trailer just as many fans suspected.

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Akira's newly released Street Fighter 5 trailer showcases air combos that would feel at home in a Marvel vs. Capcom title

Capcom has released a new trailer that showcases Akira's gameplay in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition. Although a lot about Akira in Street Fighter 5 was revealed during the recent Summer Update stream, this trailer gives us just a little bit more information about the upcoming character.

For the first time, we get to hear Akira's English voice. At the start of every match, she can be heard saying "If I go too far, please forgive me!"

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Antonov announced for The King of Fighters 15 as the final member of Team G.A.W.

This is the first time SNK left fans waiting for a week after posting their character teaser silhouette for The King of Fighters 15 to give everyone more time to speculate, but the time to see who's next is upon us โ€” and it's a fun one.

SNK announced tonight that Antonov will be returning to the ring as the next fighter to join KOF15 being the final member of Team Galaxy Anton Wrestling via a new gameplay trailer.

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