Snoop Dogg is Banned—The Community That Reinvented 'Def Jam: Fight for NY'
An under-appreciated piece of fighting game history gets some overdue respect thanks to the fans that never let it die.
Soul Calibur VI
'Soulcalibur VI' is a Return to Fighting Form
'Soulcalibur VI' moves the series forward by offering a furious, albeit beginner-friendly clash of fighting styles.
Eric Van Allen
Dragon Ball Z
How the FGC Is Prepping for 'Dragon Ball FighterZ' and a Lot of New Blood
Developer Arc System Works wants its new fighter to rate in the competitive world of the Fighting Game Community.
Way of the Passive Fist
This Retro Brawler Lets You Customize the Difficulty to Suit Your Style
More games should steal these options from 'The Way of the Passive Fist'
UFC Champ Demetrious Johnson on Fighting Games, Streaming, and Fans
We play ‘Battlegrounds’ and interview the 11-time flyweight champion.
Undocumented Immigrants Describe Life Under DACA, and How Games Helped Them
America's immigration system is broken, and one of its few lifelines may soon disappear, causing stress and anguish for those whose lives were changed by DACA.
Why Combo Breaker Is the Place to Fall in Love With Fighting Games
We head to the Midwest’s premier fighting game tournament to mingle with faithful fans and fighters.
CM Punk and His Dog Just Tried to Cheer Up the FGC's Punk About Losing EVO
Even Daigo couldn't parry that underbite.
It's EVO 2017, 'Splatoon 2,' and 'Kingdom Hearts' Shade on Waypoint Radio
Tetsuya Nomura, you're on blast.
The Echo Fox Teamkill in 'Tekken 7' Was One of EVO's Best Moments
It took a few games, but once JDCR figured out his teammate's play style, their fight turned into a beating.
What the World of Fighting Games Looks Like the Eve of Its Biggest Event
Each game showcased at Evolution is its own world, reflecting myriad communities. This is what to watch for when they clash in Vegas.
How Devs and Fans Are Making It Easier Than Ever to Get Into Fighting Games
Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, and other fighting franchises are incredibly rewarding—but also very hard to learn.