Gamers who were disappointed that final boss Galactus was not a playable character in Marvel vs Capcom 3: The Fate of Two Worlds will be pleased to learn that Ulimate Marvel vs. Capcom will allow them to play as their favorite world-eater.
Capcom has announced at New York Comic Con 2011 that the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of Street Fighter X Tekken will be on shelves on the 9th of March. Capcom also confirmed that a PC version of the game is in the works.
There's been precious little information about Team Ninja's upcoming fighting game Dead or Alive 5 save a few scraps of alpha gameplay footage. Well, the developer has started tweeting some new info on their feed on it.
Publisher Crave Games has announced that the console version of the popular Nintendo 3DS Super Smash Bros.-styled beat'em up Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion, will be coming on November 8.
PDP has announced the officially licensed Mortal Kombat Klassic Fight Stick for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The stick faithfully recreates the coin-op design and graphics, and even comes with a code to download the Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection for free. The Kollection comes with the first three Mortal Kombat games..
UK publisher Rising Star Games has announced King of Fighters XIII will be releasing in the PAL market November 25th, wowing fans with "notable differences".
KOF XIII is the Ash Saga "final chapter", and there's been "huge developments" for the game's online play. Over 30 playable fighters to fully customise.
Promotional nine-part Web series 'Mortal Kombat: Legacy', directed by Kevin Tancharoen, has awakened Warner Bros. to the Mortal Kombat franchise.
Tancharoen has been tapped to direct the 2013 bound movie, being scribed by his pal Oren Uziel. They "hadn't been actively thinking about" it until Legacy.
The King of Fighters XIII has been delayed from its October launch to November 22nd for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.
There's been a scintillating exchange on Twitter, as Netherrealm's Ed Boon and Epic Games' Cliff Bleszinski want Marcus Fenix, the bulky space marine of Gears of War fame, to be a fighter in the ultra-gory beat-em-up Mortal Kombat, as the Xbox 360 counterpart to the God of War fighter on the PlayStation 3, Kratos.
A major new update has come to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of Mortal Kombat, and the biggest, most welcome fix is the removal of the bug that caused the game to drop out of multiplayer when certain DLC and alternate costumes were selected. Joystiq reports that the costumes now work properly in multiplayer.
Rising Star Games has given us details on the content for the UK pre-order package for King of Fighters XIII.
The pre-order package will include a limited edition 4-CD soundtrack from the history of The King of Fighters.
505 Games has announced that developer Kung Fu Factory's mixed-martial arts game Supremacy MMA will hit the UK this coming Friday, September 23, for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.
Grasshopper Manufacture has released the official Lollipop Chainsaw trailer from Tokyo Game Show onto the interwebs.
Hardware producer Razer, known mostly for their PC mouse and keyboard peripherals, has announced that they will be releasing a new fight stick for the Xbox 360.
The Razer Fight Stick is undergoing heavy testing, as Razer has instituted a closed beta, giving sticks to over 200 professional Street Fighter IV players in North America and Japan.
Warner Bros. Interactive has announced that Netherrealm's graphically gory fighter Mortal Kombat has sold over 3M units worldwide across the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 platforms.
During Namco's Tokyo Game Show presentation, Namco Bandai producer Hisaharu Tago showed off the highly anticipated fighting game Soul Calibur V and imparted a few interesting details, such as the game's outsourcing to various developers.
However, the most salient item Tago revealed was Soul Calibur V's release window, which would be Q1 2012 worldwide, meaning the game will be released before the end of March 2012.
Publisher Tecmo announced at Tokyo Game Show 2011 the next chapter in Team Ninja's iconic fightning series, Dead or Alive 5, which will be released in 2012 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.
Street Fighter III: Third Strike Online Edition for Xbox 360 has just got it's 'Color Pack 1' DLC released on Xbox Live, which lets fans alter costume colours.
However the DLC "contained incorrect files," and Capcom asked Microsoft to remove it. They've got staff "working diligently" to get it back up soon.
Street Fighter's Yoshinori Ono of Capcom has discussed a little about their upcoming Street Fighter x Tekken project, calling it a "truly challenging task".
However Tekken was "influenced by SFII" when it began so it can "translate well" to Street Fighter. They have a rule set that will "make sense to fans of both".
Capcom has announced in a blog post that Street Fighter III: Third Strike Online Edition will be receiving a few DLC packs.
The initial DLC will be "Color Pack 1", which will add seven new colors for every fighter. However, only people who also own the pack will be able to see the new colors you've painted on your fighter. The Color Pack 1 will be released on September 6 for $2.99 USD.