Yoshinori Ono & Katsuhiro Harada: twitter rivalry

Street Fightercreator Yoshinori Ono and Tekken creator Katsuhiro Harada have been going after each other since the announcement of Street Fighter X Tekken/Tekken X Street Fighter. They’ve chronicled this rivalry over twitter for fans of both franchises to follow.  Rumours of Yoshinori Ono’s death have spread all over the internet as he was suddenly taken […]

2D vs 3D Beat ’em Ups: FIGHT!

Bout 1: crash Due to watching the promo video of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 the lines of the battlefield have blurred – what exactly were the origins behind the first beat ‘em up games? Why does Streetfighter keep to the 2D format even though we’re 3D and 4D capable now? All these questions and more […]

Mortal Kombat: the origins of TOASTY

The first ever ‘toasty’ encounter I saw was Dan’s purple shhirt from MK3 on the Sega Saturn. To this day I always remember it as ‘Gutted’ So this morning I used facebook after a while and I was looking through the news feed, after various photos of cute kittens i wanted to squish in my […]