If you've ever wanted to punch a video game console or throw a controller in frustration when facing a computer-controlled opponent in Capcom's Street Fighter II fighting game series because you swear the game isn't playing fair, you're not alone, and now desk, a UK-based Youtuber who specializes in videos on the craft of fighting games, has what appears to be incontrovertible video evidence that the CPU cheats. Hit the jump to check it out.
The Kemono Friends mixed media project continues to expands its horizons, because now Sega is releasing a new smart phone game and a new arcade game entitled Kemono Friends 3 and Kemono Friends 3: Planet Tours, respectively. Hit the jump to learn more.
SEGA is preparing to launch a playtest of Sensen Senki, its new arcade TCG fighting game! Lucky players in Akihabara will be able to give it a try before its release, and score some exclusive merchandise and cards. Check out the trailer after the jump!
This year marks the 40th anniversary of Space Invaders - a 1978 shooter-defense arcade game developed by Tomohiro Nishikado and distributed by Taito in which players attempt to blast on-coming waves of aliens with a laser cannon - and fans of the game have the chance to celebrate at a special commemorative event that kicked off on January 12, 2018, in Roppongi, Tokyo. Hit the jump to learn more.
Announced at JAEPO 2016, Bandai Namco Entertainment has published the opening movie and an extended gameplay video for Mobile Suit Gundam EXTREME VS. MAXI BOOST ON, the latest entry in the EXTREME VS. series which pits characters and mecha from the various Mobile Suit Gundam series against one another in pitched combat. Hit the jump to learn more.
Square Enix has announced Gunslinger Stratos 3, the latest iteration of the Gunslinger Statos series of online multiplayer double-gun action games, and is teasing new characters and a special one-night festival in Tokyo. Hit the jump to learn more.
Konami's Quiz Magic Academy: The Bell of Dawn debuted in Japanese arcades on March 25, 2015. Hit the jump to learn about the game's new features and characters.