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Check Out The Latest Video Game Releases February 25-March 2, 2020

As we say goodbye to one of the coldest February months we've had in a while, we've got some pretty awesome video game releases on tap. Check out the full list of games below, choose your titles wisely, and as always; have fun! February 25th Castle Of No Escape 2 (XB1) Hayfever (Switch) Kingdom Hearts […]

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Mina Majikina Gets A New "Samurai Shodown" Trailer

SNK has released a brand new trailer today for Mina Majikina, as the DLC character is making her way into Samurai Shodown. Making her first appearance in Samurai Shodown V, Mina has come back to the battlefield armed with her energy bow. She's more than just a ranged attacker as her up-close hits have got […]

"Samurai Shodown" Reveals Second Season DLC Characters

"Samurai Shodown" Reveals Second Season DLC Characters

SNK announced the DLC characters for the second season of Samurai Shodown, with more characters taking us deeper into the franchise's lore. Four more characters will be on the way, three we know about and one mystery guest yet to be revealed. The three we know of are Mina Majikina, Sogetsu Kazama, and Iroha. The […]

New "SoulCalibur VI" Trailer Highlights Haohmaru From "Samurai Shodown"

New "SoulCalibur VI" Trailer Highlights Haohmaru From "Samurai Shodown"

Bandai Namco has released a new character trailer for SoulCalibur VI in Japan, showing off Haohmaru from Samurai Shodown. The trailer shows him in action against Heishiro Mitsurugi, as the two samurai clash in one of the best showdowns gamers probably wanted for years. We see several of his moves from his game come to […]

"Samurai Shodown" Gets A Release Date For Nintendo Switch

"Samurai Shodown" Gets A Release Date For Nintendo Switch

Some cool news from SNK today as they revealed when we'll finally be getting Samurai Shodown for the Nintendo Switch this year. The game will officially drop on February 25th, 2020. What's more, you can pre-purchase the game starting today. If you do so, you'll get a couple gifts from the company. The first being […]

"Samurai Shodown" Will Come To Nintendo Switch In Early 2020

"Samurai Shodown" Will Come To Nintendo Switch In Early 2020

Some cool news for Nintendo Switch owners as SNK has announced they will be bringing Samurai Shodown to the console in Q1 2020. Players will be getting the current incarnation of the game, which includes Hisame Shizumaru added as a free character. But it's unknown whether the currently released DLC characters will be added or […]

Samurai Shodown Comes to Puzzle & Dragons

"Samurai Shodown" Content Is Coming To "Puzzle & Dragons"

Gungho Online Entertainment announced this week that Puzzle & Dragons will be getting more content, this time around it will have a Samurai Shodown flavor. From now until November 24th, the collaboration will bring 13 new Egg Machine characters to the roster. Some of whom come from the fighting game roster. Of course, the game does […]

"Samurai Shodown" DLC Fighter Basara Releases Next Week

"Samurai Shodown" DLC Fighter Basara Releases Next Week

Samurai Shodown is adding another character to its roster by way of DLC. As of October 15, players can jump into the shoes of Basara. Voiced by Yuuji Murai, Basara is also known as Basara the Executioner. First seen in Samurai Shodown III, he's a yurei (essentially the Japanese folklore version of a ghost) born […]

"Samurai Shodown" Shows Off DLC Character Shizumaru Hisame

"Samurai Shodown" Shows Off DLC Character Shizumaru Hisame

SNK has released the latest DLC character trailer for Samurai Shodown, as we are all introduced to the quick and deadly blade of Shizumaru Hisame. A returning face to the series who was first introduced in Samurai Shodown III, Hisame looks like a young teenager but he fights like a skilled practitioner. The demon child […]

SNK Shows Off "Samurai Shodown" DLC Content At EVO 2019

SNK Shows Off "Samurai Shodown" DLC Content At EVO 2019

SNK dropped another major announcement at EVO 2019 as they revealed all of the DLC characters on the way for Samurai Shodown this year. During the event, a trailer ran showing off the game and properly showing off all the characters to come. We now know that Rimururu will be coming this month, Shizumaru Hisame […]

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Has The Biggest EVO 2019 Signups So Far

EVO 2019 Releases Final Entry Numbers With Surprising Results

Every year when we approach EVO, it's always interesting to see who is on top when it comes to registered players, and EVO 2019 is no different. Whoever you think may be on top when it comes to players usually isn't and sometimes a name or two can surprise you. As it has done so […]

Nintendo Announces Super Mario Maker 2 Release For June 2019

Check Out the Latest Video Game Releases for June 25-July 1, 2019

As we head into July we have a number of different video game releases to talk about, a lot of them being indie releases on the Switch. Check out the entire list of games we have for you below, choose your titles wisely, and as always; have fun! June 25th Akash: Path of the Five […]

Galford Makes His Return To "Samurai Shodown" With a New Trailer

Galford makes his return to the latest incarnation of Samurai Shodown with a brand new trailer, along with his faithful husky Poppy. The character was first introduced back in Samurai Shodown II, as a bit of an arrogant character coming from the west, but ever since then he's been a staple for most of the […]

"Samurai Shodown" Highlights Tam Tam in Latest Gameplay Trailer

"Samurai Shodown" Highlights Tam Tam in Latest Gameplay Trailer

SNK has decided to show off another one of the OG fighters from Samurai Shodown as we get a better look at the village warrior Tam Tam. This was one of the more awesome characters to fight with back when this game debuted back in the '90s as he was unpredictable and you had no […]

SNK Releases Yoshitora's Gameplay Trailer for Samurai Shodown

SNK Releases Yoshitora's Gameplay Trailer for Samurai Shodown

SNK has decided to show off the protagonist for Samurai Shodown as Yoshitora receives his own gameplay trailer this week. Brandishing seven different katanas with lighting fast speed, he is the sole heir to the reigning shogun and former student of Gaoh and Jubei. According to his bio from the developers, "This heir to the […]

Samurai Shodown Shows Off Another New Character With Yashamaru

Samurai Shodown Shows Off Another New Character With Yashamaru

SNK is showing off more characters leading up to the release of Samurai Shodown, this time we get a new face as they introduce us to Yashamaru. This guy appears to be a straight-up speed demon when it comes to attacks, and a bit of mystery about him when it comes to that crow that […]

Samurai Shodown Reveals Haohmaru and Genjuro Gameplay Trailers

Samurai Shodown Reveals Haohmaru and Genjuro Gameplay Trailers

Following the reveal of the game's release date this week, SNK has decided to show off Haohmaru and Genjuro from Samurai Shodown. According to the game's info, Haohmaru is a wandering swordsman with no loyalties to any lord, as he serves as the game's main protagonist. "This rōnin loves to fight against strong opponents and puts […]

Samurai Shodown Receives An Official Release Date in June 2019

Samurai Shodown Receives An Official Release Date in June 2019

SNK and Athlon Games have announced this morning that Samurai Shodown will be released this June, shortly after E3 2019 takes place. The game will officially come out on June 25th for the PS4 and Xbox One, with PC and Nintendo Switch versions to be released at a later date. On top of that, any […]

SNK To Release a Samurai Shodown Version Of The Neo Geo Mini

Samurai Shodown is apparently going to get a few different special editions from SNK, one of which will be a special Neo Geo Mini with the game included. The Japanese site PR Times revealed three translucent versions of the console, in red, white, and blue, along with the complete library of games that will be […]

Samurai Shodown Unveils a New Character Trailer for Charlotte

Samurai Shodown Unveils a New Character Trailer for Charlotte

SNK decided to release a new character trailer for Samurai Shodown today as we get a better look at the fearsome and stylish Charlotte. An original character from the 1993 game, the developers describe her as such: "This esteemed French swordswoman is a genuine knight who values modesty and martial arts over authority, and will […]