In an interesting turn of events, a fate that befell Double Helix Games has also touched Twitch TV. Today, Twitch's CEO, Emmett Shear, publishes a letter that serves two purposes: to thank the Twitch community for the support that was given over the years since the launch of the popular streaming website, and to reveal that they have officially been acquired by Amazon. While Mr. Shear assures the readers that nothing will change about their company (be it the board of staff, their office, their independence, etc.), this merger is set to increase their available resources that Twitch will use to better their business, as well as your experience. Click to read more![...]
With news regarding Mortal Kombat X being slow at this time, we have stumbled across an iMDB (Internet Movie Data Base) page that has the reported actors for several characters in the game. We must also note that Kiefer Sutherland is listed and he has been confirmed several times now from Ed Boon that he is NOT working on the game.
Day by day it seems NetherRealm Studios continues to feed the need bit by bit. They have been releasing character variation description renders just about every day now with Raiden's variations being the latest. Each variation is basically a whole different character from the other two variations, with the exception of their special moves i.e. Raiden's Torpedo move often mistaken for a "Superman".
I personally found it interesting and awesome that the name of Raiden's third variation has now changed Click to read more![...]
UPDATE: The early bird special has expired as of September 1st, so now the mandatory event fee of $35 will be added to the combined fees of all games that you enter. You have until December 31st to register!
The time has come, fighting game players. If you enjoyed what the previous installment in @Vandy's Kumite in Tennessee tournament series had to offer back in January 2014, then it will thrill you to know that pre-registration for the next KiT has gone live on the Internet. The deadline by which you must complete your pre-registration - if you are indeed planning to go - is December 31, 2014. The event will occur at Nashville, Tennessee, for a three-day period lasting from January 9 to January 11, 2015. Full information is detailed below. Click for full information![...]
TYM member Superi0rMagik brings you guys an awesome KI combo video featuring the fearsome Sabrewulf! If you find him a handful already, these unbreakable combos are sure to add to your burdens. As confirmed by the maker of the video, none of these combos were technically started with an Opener, and so no Combo Breaker is possible. See the various ways you can rack up high damage off of Sabrewulf's juggles and then feel free to improve upon them yourself in the lab! Click to watch video![...]
NetherRealm Studios' Community Specialist, @tylerlansdown has lead his team in Chicago in the "Ice Bucket Challenge". What the challenge is, you essentially dump a bucket of water and ice over your head, challenge someone else and DONATE to http://www.alsa.org/donate/. The ALS Association is a non-profit organization that works to fight Lou Gehrig's Disease.
This is a challenge that has gone viral where celebrities are doing the challenge and continuing to challenge others. Well, in this video Tyler Lansdown and team Click to read more![...]
It's the beginning of a new season and a whole new year but a familiar champion reigns as I win my 14th Ghost Battle Series using my bifu waifu, Catwoman. My journey to victory began with a win over Truth's bill of goods Sinestro before battling Greece's own Nikolass and then the previous two week's champions PPJ and Saucy Jack. This kitty may be caged on the East Coast but she is running wild in the midwest. Click to read more![...]
As many of you may know by now, taking place in Birmingham, United Kingdom this weekend is VS Fighting 4. Our good friend, Mustard will be there in attendance. He recently sent us some information regarding the event including stream links.
Both Injustice: Gods Among Us and Mortal Kombat will be played on Saturday starting at 12NOON UK time. Since the UK is 6 hrs ahead of EST, you can expect action to start for the United States around 6am EST/5am CST/3am PST. The schedule and Click to read more![...]