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Nicoma 'Melchiorus' Christian, guest writer



Past stories:
What do incoming sponsorships and investment mean for the FGC?
There has been a lot of investment in the FGC in the past year. Newcomers to the scene, and those that have been here a while, have clearly seen the...


Traditional sports owners now have teams in Overwatch, League of Legends, and more; will they make a big push into the FGC?
Traditional sports and eSports have always had an interesting relationship. There has been a lot of back and forth between various people talking...


Just how big of a deal is EVO Japan, and what could it mean for the fighting game scene as a whole?
Though an argument can be made for Capcom Cup as a contender in recent times, EVO has been the biggest event of the year in fighting games for a long...


Opinion: How Capcom could make their Pro Tour even better in 2018
This year's Capcom Pro Tour is finished, and as we anticipate and speculate for 2018, it may be a good time to take a look back at the wins and losses...


Why showing emotional moments is important for fighting game eSports
It seemed so easy... and yet it was hard to see whether there would be an end to it. First at NCR, first at Dreamhack, first at West Coast Warzone,...


Are certain DLC policies in fighting games doing more in the way of helping or hurting?
Paying more money than the initial asking price isn't something new to fighting games. The nature of games like Street Fighter, Tekken, and others, is...


Demographics of Capcom Cup: Which countries have the most representation in this Pro Tour's year end finale?
We're coming up to the end of the Capcom Pro Tour and the lists of attendants are coming in. Keep in mind that there is still Red Bull and the Last...


From Vanilla to Ultra; a look at the history of Street Fighter 4 to predict what Street Fighter 5's future may have in store
We're two years into Street Fighter 5 now, and close to the highly anticipated release of Arcade Edition, which promises to add new spice to the game...


Why Dragon Ball FighterZ may have the potential to be the biggest anime fighting game yet
In the fighting game scene the anime genre has generally been less popular than its counterparts. This has been the case whether you're comparing...


Fighting game eSports needs more than just winners, it needs entertainers
The fighting game community has more colorful personalities than any other eSport that I've watched.There are, of course, people who come to mind...