King of Fighters Imagery

Cast: Terry Bogard Blue Mary Geese Howard Ryuji Yamazaki Tung Fu Rue Rock Howard Bonne Janet Yuri Sakazaki King Kasumi Todoh Kyo Kusanagi Iori Yagami K’ Kula Diamond Ash Crimson Leona Heidern Athena Asamiya Vice Rugal Bernstein Whip Elizabeth Blanctorche Duo Lon Shermie Adelheid and Rose Bernstein Vanessa Shion Malin May Lee Oswald Moe Habana…

Opinion: My Favorite Super Moves in Video Games – King of Fighters

Let’s move forward with more super move discussion! As noted last time, I’ve decided to group these into specific categories: Smash Bros., Hyrule/Fire Emblem Warriors, Street Fighter, Marvel/Tatsunoko vs. Capcom, Capcom Fighters (i.e. Capcom vs. SNK, Darkstalkers, Power Stone, etc.), King of Fighters, SNK Fighters (The Last Blade, Fatal Fury, Neo Geo Battle Coliseum, etc.),…

Gender Gazette: SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy Pt. 2

Didn’t expect to immediately be writing about this game again…but the week after I wrote that article decrying its horrid narrative arc and recruiting the player to help play along in its voyeurism brought along this revelation: So…there’s a fair amount to unpack here. Gender swapping protagonists or other major characters is a fairly common…

Gender Gazette: SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy

While I have been praising SNK a fair amount over on LVLS lately, their Switch fighter SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy is setting off a gazillion alarm bells. As reported by Nintendo Life, the storyline for SNK’s spiritual successor to their Neo Geo Pocket title SNK Gals Fighters has several of the company’s prominent women…

Opinions: E3 2018 – SNK’s Dual NeoGeo Minis

SNK revealed their plans for the NeoGeo Mini today, and it turns out that they have decided to release two separate variants of the device; a standard version that includes more fighting games as well as an “International” model that swaps out some of the titles for ones more popular overseas. Here are both rosters:…

Opinion: SNK Joins the Switch Retro Party

At PAX East yesterday SNK announced a new retro compilation, currently exclusive to Switch, which is like a redo of SNK Arcade Classics V. 0 (which was released piecemeal on PS3 and PSP’s Minis store in North America). Digital Eclipse is handling the development, which is spectacular news, and the lineup includes both arcade and…