Brook Super Converters are awesome! For only $35, they bypass Street Fighter V’s PS3 Legacy Controller nonsense and they also avoid the dreaded 8-minute PS4 timeout issues (after a firmware update). They do not require a PS4 Controller/DS4 to use!
With Street Fighter V’s release, there are going to be a lot of new players looking to pick up the game. There’s a plethora of tutorials available out there, but most of them are far too long and difficult for new players to digest. This guide aims to explain the game’s basic and intermediate mechanics as […]
I would love nothing more than for Diablo 2 characters to make their way into Heroes of the Storm. Just for fun, I’ve been experimenting with a hero concept for the Diablo 2 Paladin, specifically that of a Vindicator variety (Smiter). It’s probably more fun to view the image for the full flavor, but I’ll post my […]
Over 11 million people concurrently watched the League of Legends World Championship last year, and LoL is only one game among many. DotA 2, StarCraft 2, Heroes of the Storm, and Counter-Strike all garner consistently high viewership, and fighting games like Street Fighter and Super Smash Bros. are steadily growing thanks to their strong grassroots communities. But what […]
Diablo 3, for all its terribleness on release in 2012, has actually developed into a pretty solid game over the last year or two. Since the 2014 release of “Reaper of Souls”, I’ve logged in each Season and had a blast creating a new character, finding the best items, and slaying demons with a few […]
My favorite part of the Street Fighter 5 beta so far has been Crush Counters. They’re specific normal attacks that cause severe hitstun to the opponent on counter hit. SF5 is more simplified overall and has a greater focus on neutral, and Crush Counters fit perfectly with that design. Each character has 2 or 3 of them. Check out […]
The second Street Fighter 5 beta is upon us, and PC players get to join the party for the first time. I’ve been having a lot of fun with it! Though I have to admit that, at first, I was really thrown off by the game’s hit confirming. Compared to SF4, there seemed to be almost […]
One of the hardest parts about picking up a fighting game is the beginning. Many players linger in the beginning stages of their competitive understanding of a game for months, even years. Some players spend their entire competitive gaming experiences jumping from title to title looking for a game that fits them, while never truly […]