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Games I Wish I Were Better At Playing

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While growing up, I idolized how well my brother played fighting games. Mortal Kombat II, Killer Instinct, and Street Fighter II were way too tough for me, but seeing Phil take on M. Bison and come out victorious, or somehow land Killer Combo after Killer Combo in KI was like watching a professional basketball player land 3-pointers one after another. I’d try my hand at the games, and while I did develop some skill (even enough in some games to overcome my brother/rival), I was never able to get where I wanted to get. And after a couple of decades I’ve added even more games to that list of games I wish I were better at. So here they are, and in no particular order, the video games I wish I were better at. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on 10/09/2015 in Randomness

 

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Characters I Want to See in Ultra Street Fighter IV

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Without getting into a big fuss about the upcoming Ultra Street Fighter IV and the reveal of it’s newest character Decapre, I wanted to discuss some characters that I would have liked to see in the newest fighting game reiteration from Capcom. I do praise Capcom for bringing someone completely new to the battle, but even so there are some other cool fighters they could have included as well. Lists like these are almost always going to be geared towards the preferences of the person writing them, so keep that in mind when you see the list and I’m not including Charlie (because he’s kinda dead). Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on 04/02/2014 in Randomness

 

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The Recurring Bosscast: 020: Hadoken!

Mat was too busy hanging out with Puff Daddy to drop in on our latest Podcast, so Jett and I winged it by ourselves.

What did we talk about?

Street Fighter.

In anticipation of the upcoming Evo 2013 tournament (July 12 through July 14) we take a look back at the entire Street Fighter franchise. Included topics are our favorite games in the series, why Street Fighter: The Movie: The Game is worthwhile, and how Street Fighter will go into the future.

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The Recurring Bosscast is a bi-weekly podcast hosted on Splitkick.com.

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The Recurring Bosscast Episode 020: Hadoken!

Laters,
Jsick

 
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Posted by on 07/08/2013 in Recurring Bosscast

 

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Sunday Roundup: 12/11/11

What does half off PS2 games at GameStop mean?

It’s time to pick up those expensive games you’ve always wanted.

And what were those games, you ask?

 

 

 

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Posted by on 12/11/2011 in Nintendo 3DS, Playstation 2

 

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Gameplay Vault: X-Men: Children of the Atom

I finally got some play time in with this classic. Initial reports weren’t as expected.

 

 

 

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Posted by on 11/13/2011 in Playstation 1

 

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Sunday Roundup: 9/25/11

A note about this week’s roundup: I enjoy buying games that are both considered classics, and games that simply look fun. Also, I’m a fan of older games, which should explain the amount of old PS1 titles here. Without further adieu…

 

 

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Posted by on 09/25/2011 in Nintendo DS, Playstation 1, Wii

 

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Modern Classics: Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter

The precursor to the Marvel vs. Capcom series, Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter was a good game that received a lame port on the PS1. Join me as I take a look back on this classic fighter.

 

 

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Posted by on 09/21/2011 in Playstation 1

 

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