Why Digital Punching Could Someday Outshine Real Punching
Around the holidays a few years ago, my family gathered to consume hams slathered with honey, pies filled with... Read more
Going Hands-On with Street Fighter V: Cammy and Birdie Conduct Their Very Own British Invasion
Be sure to read Heidi’s first hands-on report here for a closer look at Street Fighter V’s new gameplay... Read more
Going Hands-On with Street Fighter V: Versatility Has Its (V-)Benefits
One of the things they don’t tell you about E3 is that it’s a pretty terrible event to try... Read more
Human Reaction Times and Fighting Games, or Why Blocking Isn’t Always Easy
Frame data matters to some extent in every competitive game. Many of these games, however, lack a static framerate... Read more
Wynton “Prog” Smith Discusses His Return to Smash Commentary at Apex 2015
Although Apex 2015 is done and over with, we’re still seeing a ton of great content being released from the... Read more
How to Get Your Friends Into Fighting Games in Five Easy Steps
Fighting game players–dedicated, watch-YouTube-replays-on-the-regular players–speak an obscure language, and if you don’t live on a coast or in another... Read more
Ask a Ryu Player: How do you start a fighting game scene?
Editor’s note: This article was originally posted on Patrick Miller’s personal blog, but he has graciously given us permission... Read more
Guest Article: Why I’m Speaking Out on Bad Behavior in the Fighting Game Community
This past weekend, the fifteenth installment of Northeast Championships was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While the tournament went off without... Read more
A Catgirl Too Far, or Why We Need to Chill Out About Tekken 7’s Lucky Chloe
The views and opinions expressed in this article are solely the author’s and do not represent Shoryuken as a whole.... Read more
Stage Transitions, Guard Breaks, and Mysterious Power-Ups – What Street Fighter V May Have in Store
After the accidental release of the Street Fighter V teaser yesterday, we published a fun piece positing the game’s... Read more