Welcome to the Rollback: a frame-by-frame look back at our past week’s most notable news — and our favorite SRK articles — from March 9 to March 15, 2018!
Zavian “mushin_Z” Sildra, Editor-in-Chief:
These first-to-ten sets showcased some spectacular play, especially in the Tekken 7 set between Yuyu and Tanukana. If you haven’t seen these yet, stop what you’re doing and watch them. Now. Seriously.
After a pretty hefty period of silence since his reveal, Bandai Namco finally delivers a good look at Noctis’ abilities — and his numerous clothing options — in his launch trailer… a mere week before his release! Watch for him to warp in next Tuesday.
This is it: the first big exhibition face-off in Dragon Ball FighterZ, and all eyes are on which multi-title virtuoso — and which side of the globe — will make the first claim to DBFZ dominance.
For those that would rather forget Street Fighter V happened and go back to the good ol’ days — or just want to experience firsthand some of the best fighting games ever made — anticipation is high for this compilation. This preview gives us a solid look, and it looks pretty good — but why are the games running so fast?
It just wouldn’t be a SoulCalibur game without a guest character, would it? And the next franchise-crosser has been officially revealed to be The Witcher‘s sword-swinging, portal-hating Geralt of Rivia.
Crow_Spaceboy, Assistant Editor:
Get ready to see UYU a lot more in the top placements of Tekken tournaments.
Square Enix is really going the extra mile to find the middle ground between the FGC and team-based esports.
“But why are we doing this?” asked no one involved in the production of this film.
Everyone can learn something from Tokido’s journey and spirit.
I personally know of the strength of the FGC in Texas, and I’m really excited to see this develop.