Alan Smithee

Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist – Trailer

Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist – Trailer

I know, I know, what you’re saying to yourself is probably something along the lines of “yay another Ken/Ryu history lesson”, but listen…not everyone has watched all of the same obscure anime, VCDs, or has played every single game since the series first began oh so many years ago. Not everyone is burnt out on […]

 

Street Fighter II celebrates its 20th anniversary this month

Street Fighter II celebrates its 20th anniversary this month

Join me as I celebrate the game that created and defined a genre.

 Alan Smithee

Daigo Breaks Up With Ryu

Daigo Breaks Up With Ryu

If you’re a fan of the fighting games, then you know the name Daigo Umehara all too well. You might recall him from that one EVO 2004 video where he managed to parry all of the kicks in Chun-Li’s super combo finish, only to turn it around on her. I tell ya what, click me […]

 

SDCC09 – Michael Keaton cast in Toy Story 3

SDCC09 – Michael Keaton cast in Toy Story 3

I don’t know anybody who isn’t excited about Toy Story so I’m posting any news we get about we get about it.  Michael Keaton will be joining the cast providing the voice of Barbies boyfriend, Ken.  Whilst he’s never really gone away, Keaton hasn’t had a great role in years and I think he should […]

 

SFIV Tips: Part 1 – Character Selection for Beginners

SFIV Tips: Part 1 – Character Selection for Beginners

So you’ve picked up SFIV and you’ve been playing it for a few days. As you continue to grind through the game with it set on ‘Easiest’ difficulty to unlock characters, you think to yourself, “Man… this game is pretty damn easy.” Well my friend, there is a whole world of depth that awaits you, […]

 

I Love Japan: L’Arc~en~Ciel – True

I Love Japan: L’Arc~en~Ciel – True

Just like our dear bear boss, I love almost anything about Japan, specially it’s culture and music. J-music (especially J-Rock) has been a big part of my life. But for me, there is one band that’s more special than all the rest, there should be no shock that they’re one of the most popular and […]