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Pyra and Mythra join Super Smash Bros. Ultimate later today

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is gearing up for the release of the game's next DLC fighter, Pyra and Mythra from Xenoblade Chronicles 2. Just this morning, Smash Bros. series creator Masahiro Sakurai showcased the new character during his Mr. Sakurai Presents broadcast, which walked viewers through everything we needed to know about the next contender.

Among the breakdown of their moves and abilities, Sakurai also revealed when players will be able to get their hands on the upcoming combatants. Pyra and Mythra will be joining Super Smash Bros. Ultimate later today (March 4).

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Andy Bogard's trailer revealed for King of Fighters 15

Andy Bogard has been revealed for King of Fighters 15. The younger brother of Terry Bogard has been playable in both the Fatal Fury and King of Fighters series.

By the end of the new trailer, we don't know who Andy is cooperating with during the events of King of Fighters 15's story. However, it's likely that he'll be teaming up with the previously revealed Joe Higashi and Terry Bogard (once he's revealed with a trailer) once again.

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Guilty Gear Strive release delayed to June 11, 2021

Arc System Works has just announced that Guilty Gear Strive is being delayed until June 11, 2021. The game was originally planned to be released on April 9, 2021 — which is just 37 days away from today.

"We have made the tough decision to move the release date of 'Guilty Gear Strive' (previously planned for April 9, 2021) to June 11, 2021," said Arc System Works on Twitter. This is extending the wait by an additional 63 days.

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King of Fighters 15 producer Yasuyuki Oda reveals that SNK has been working on implementing an internal rollback netcode solution

Yasuyuki Oda, SNK producer of King of Fighters 15, revealed on Twitter that SNK is currently working on an internal rollback netcode solution for King of Fighters 15. The SNK producer specifically noted the #SNKRollback "movement" that has recently been pushing for rollback netcode on Twitter in his Tweet.

"Great to see lots of passionate #SNKRollback fans," said Oda. "You will be happy to hear that we have been working hard on an internal rollback solution for King of Fighters 15 from early in the dev cycle."

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Season 1 Pass for Skullgirls 2nd Encore announced, will include Annie of the Stars and three other fighters

The Season 1 Pass for Skullgirls 2nd Encore has been announced. Annie of the Stars will be the first character that's part of this pass.

This Season Pass 1 will have four new DLC fighters in total. The second challenger is currently slated to be released before the end of 2021. We'll have to wait until 2022 for the third and fourth challengers.

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I-No revealed for Guilty Gear Strive

At long last, Guilty Gear Strive's 15th and final launch character has been revealed. I-No the time-travelling musician will be a playable character in Guilty Gear Strive.

This means that Guilty Gear Strive's launch roster will be Sol Badguy, Ky Kiske, May, Axl Low, Potemkin, Faust, Chipp Zanuff, Millia Rage, Zato-1, Leo Whitefang, Nagoriyuki, Giovanna, Ramlethal Valentine, Anji Mito and I-No.

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Chizuru Kagura announced for King of Fighters 15 — completes Team Sacred Treasures alongside Kyo and Iori

Chizuru Kagura has been announced for King of Fighters 15 during the Japanese fighting game developer's roundtable.

She will be joining her classic comrades Kyo Kusanagi and Iori Yagami to form Team Sacred Treasures in the new title.

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Cham Cham trailer shown for Samurai Shodown, Guilty Gear collaboration for Season 3 pass

Cham Cham's Samurai Shodown gameplay trailer has been unveiled.

It's also been revealed that a Guilty Gear guest character will appear in the Season 3 pass for Samurai Shodown. Speculation suggests that it might be Baiken as she is an actual samurai in the series, but we'll have to wait for official confirmation to discover who will be facing off against SNK's cast of Samurai Shodown characters.

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Female Polish Prime Minister teased as a playable character for Tekken 7 Season 4

The female Prime Minister of Poland (in the Tekken universe) has been teased as a playable character for Tekken 7 Season 4. Check out the video tease after the jump.

This mysterious woman was seen leaving a vehicle while talking on a cell phone. On the other end of the phone, we can hear a man speaking an incomplete phrase that identifies the woman as the Prime Minister.

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Kyo Kusanagi's gameplay trailer revealed for King of Fighters 15

As has been the case for several Wednesdays now, a new gameplay trailer has been released for King of Fighters 15. This time, we get to closer look at how Kyo Kusanagi will look and play in SNK's upcoming 3v3 fighting game.

Based on the trailer, it appears that Kyo and Iori's rivalry is as strong as ever. Though some fans have been speculating that Kyo and Iori might be teaming up in King of Fighters 15, Kyo's team was not revealed at the end of the trailer like with Benimaru, Shun'ei and Meitenkun — Team Hero.

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Pyra and Mythra revealed for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's Fighters Pass Vol. 2

Pyra and Mythra from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 have been revealed for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's Fighters Pass Vol. 2. It seems that Rex won't be Xenoblade Chronicles 2's rep for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

When the Fighters Pass Vol. 1 was first announced, it seemed like Xenoblade Chronicles 2 would be absent from Smash in terms of character representation as it was revealed that Rex would get Mii costume parts instead.

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Lengthy Nintendo Direct stream for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Nintendo Switch titles is dropping tomorrow

After just over two months since Sephiroth was first revealed for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, we now know when we'll learn about the next fighter coming to Fighter Pass Vol. 2 — and it's quite soon.

Nintendo announced this morning that the first lengthy Nintendo Direct in well over a year will be dropping tomorrow, February 17, which will partially focus on Smash Ultimate.

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Eleven revealed as bonus DLC character for Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition

Capcom has just unveiled an unexpected DLC character for Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition. Joining Dan, Rose, Oro, and Akira will be Eleven.

The announcement was made this morning during the company's Winter Update live stream. What interesting about this fighter, though, is that he comes included as bonus content and not part of the initial DLC line up.

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Dan's V-System, battle costume, and gameplay showcased in Street Fighter 5

Amid today's Winter Update showcase stream Capcom showcased brand new gameplay and a V-System breakdown for the first DLC character of Season 5: Dan Hibiki.

The bumbling oaf joke character was first revealed for the game back in August of 2020 when developers unveiled plans for fifth and final season for Street Fighter 5. We got a ton of new details today, including his release date: February 22.

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V-Shift revealed as Street Fighter 5's newest battle mechanic

The Street Fighter 5 community has known for some six months now that their game would be undergoing a relatively large change as developers promised a new battle mechanic back in August of 2020, and said mechanic was revealed during today's Winter Update stream to be V-Shift.

This new mechanic allows players to escape sticky situations. Similar to V-Skill, this maneuver is used to counter attacks, but where it's unique is that it can be used freely and does not require being in block stun to activate.

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Joe Higashi's gameplay trailer revealed for King of Fighters 15

The gameplay trailer for Joe Higashi in King of Fighters 15 was dropped at its usual time earlier today. Joe is known in the King of Fighters universe for being the Muay Thai champion.

Like Iori and Meitenkun, Joe Higashi wasn't among the first batch of revealed characters when information about King of Fighters 15 first surfaced. Along with Benimaru, Shun'ei, K', Leona, Mai and Kyo, there are now nine characters that have been officially revealed for the upcoming fighter.

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Capcom potentially hints at Eleven with latest Winter Update messaging for Street Fighter 5

The Street Fighter 5 community is anxiously waiting for this week's Winter Update live stream wherein Capcom has promised a bunch of new information regarding the game's fifth and final season of DLC content.

The official Street Fighter Twitter account has been posting messages about this Thursday's presentation somewhat regularly in recent times, but today's comes with what might be a hint at Street Fighter 5's final character.

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