Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Fighter

New JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven trailer, screenshots

Jojos Bizarre Adventure Eyes Of Heaven (PS4) Trailer 2 Announcement - Screenshot 1

Today’s been a trailer-heavy day, and Bandai Namco is adding one more with a new video for JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven. The latest footage from the upcoming CyberConnect2-developed fighter shines the spotlight on seven new playable characters. The brawlers are from the second chapter, Battle Tendency, of the manga: Joseph Joestar, Caesar Anthonio Zeppeli, Lisa Lisa, Rudol Von Stroheim, Kars, Esidisi, and Wammu. Several screenshots of the latest reveals were also released and posted below.

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PlayStation 4 News

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven gameplay trailer released

Jojos Bizarre Adventure Eyes Of Heaven (PS4) Trailer Announcement - Screenshot 1

A new trailer has been released from JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven. The footage is from the first chapter of the game and features four characters: Dio Brando, Jonathan Joestar, Robert E.O. Speedwagon, and Will A. Zeppeli. The two-on-two fighter will include characters from every chapter of the anime and manga as well as an original story supervised by manga creator Hirohiko Araki.

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PlayStation 4 News

Street Fighter V launches in stores, online for PC and PS4

Street Fighter V (PC, PS4) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Seven years and four iterations later, Capcom has officially moved on from Street Fighter IV today with the release of Street Fighter V. (A moment of silence, please.) The cross-platform PC, PS4 fighter returns with “exciting and accessible battle mechanics,” new fighters, and the reappearance of a few Street Fighter Alpha veterans. The entry also introduces two forms of in-game currency to unlock new content, Fight Money and Zenny. The former is earned during play while the latter is purchased with real cash, but everything, including costumes and characters, will be unlockable through gameplay. The first content update is slated to launch next month, which will open the in-game story and add Street Fighter III’s Alex to the roster. A free story expansion is also in the works and set to go live this June.

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DLC, PC News, PlayStation 4 News

Street Fighter V to get free cinematic story expansion this June

Street Fighter V (PC, PS4) Cinematic Expansion Reveal Announcement - Screenshot 1

Capcom revealed new story details for Street Fighter V. Set between Street Fighters III and IV, the fifth entry will feature character stories that set the stage for a free cinematic story expansion that is scheduled to be released in June. Their stories will feature art by Bengus, who has a lengthy history with Capcom, having worked on such titles as Street Fighter Alpha, Marvel vs. Capcom 2, and the original Street Fighter. A new trailer and screenshots were released for the upcoming expansion, check them out below. Also for those who have been playing online, a bonus, final beta test has been scheduled for January 30-31.

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DLC, PlayStation 4 News

Street Fighter V adds F.A.N.G. to roster, 2016 DLC characters revealed

Street Fighter V (PC, PS4) Fang Announcement - Screenshot 1

Capcom revealed the final character in Street Fighter V’s launch roster during PlayStation Experience. The sixteenth character is F.A.N.G., a strange fighter who doubles as a mad scientist of sorts and also fancies himself the second in command of Shadaloo. Check him out in action below. The studio also announced the six fighters that will be added throughout 2016: Alex, Guile, Ibuki, Balrog, Juri and Urien. They can be purchased with cash for immediate play or unlocked for free through gameplay. Details on how real money transfers to digital money is also broken down below, but for those who want to go fast route, a Season Pass will be available for $29.99. The pass will offer release access to all characters plus a premium costume for each and an exclusive PS4 theme.

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DLC, PC News, PlayStation 4 News

Guilty Gear Xrd -Revelator- announced for PS3, PS4, coming 2016

Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator (PS3, PS4) Announcement - Screenshot 1

Aksys Games has announced that they will be returning to the Guilty Gear series next year with Guilty Gear Xrd -Revelator-. The Arc System Works fighter will be available next spring for PS3 and PS4 with over 20 fighters, new modes, and support for cross-platform multiplayer. One of the new modes is Stylish Type, a feature that will be familiar to Blazblue players, which helps newcomers ease into the game by allowing them to unleash flashy single-button combos.

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PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation 4 News

Dhalsim joins Street Fighter V, release date, DLC plans revealed

Street Fighter V (PC, PS4) Dhalsim Reveal - Screenshot 1

Capcom announced at Paris Games Week that Street Fighter veteran Dhalsim is the latest addition to Street Fighter V’s roster. A now-bearded Dhalsim is returning with Yoga Float as his V-Skill and Yoga Burner as his V-Trigger. Check out his trailer and screenshots below. It was also revealed that the game will be available on February 16. Additionally, the studio plans on releasing six new characters throughout 2016, along with balance updates, challenges, costumes, and gameplay content. All updates and balance changes will be free, while all gameplay-related material will be obtainable with real money, represented by an in-game currency called Zenny, or free via an earnable in-game currency called Fight Money. Fight Money will be acquired during play through the completion of daily goals and leveling up of characters.

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PC News, PlayStation 4 News

Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax out now for PS3, PS Vita

Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax (PS3, PS Vita) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 4

Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax, the latest 2D fighter from Ecole and French Bread, is now available for PS3 and PS Vita. The crossover release from Sega features a roster of characters from across the Dengeki Bunko imprint, including Sword Art Online, Accel World, Durarara!!, A Certain Magical Index, and Oreimo. Fourteen primary characters are joined by 23 assist characters from over 20 series. Sega got in on the action as well and contributed some of their properties, including characters from Virtua Fighter and stages from Sonic and Virtual On. Launch copies also come with a soundtrack.

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PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation Vita News

(PlayStation Vita Review) Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax

(PlayStation Vita Review) Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax

“…a perfect match for the handheld.”

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PS Vita Reviews

(PlayStation 3 Review) Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax

(PlayStation 3 Review) Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax

“… hits the mark for its intended audience.”

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PlayStation 3 Reviews