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Take Down Elder Dragon Kulve Taroth In New Monster Hunter World Limited Event Type

By Charles Singletary, Apr 17, 2018 9:20am PDT

This dragon's mantle is made up of some golden weapons it has acquired over time and they can be yours.


Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition's Falke Swings a Mighty Pole Next Week

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 16, 2018 1:05pm PDT

The next Season 3 fighter for Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition carries a big stick.


Monster Hunter World Event Quest Schedule April-May

By Sam Chandler, Apr 16, 2018 2:26am PDT

More than two dozen missions are on display in this latest Monster Hunter: World Event Quest Schedule.


Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 and 2 Release Dates Confirmed for Consoles and PC

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 10, 2018 10:30am PDT

Get your fill of the Blue Bomber this summer with two power-packed volumes. 


Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition 3.5 Patch Keeps Menat Rolling Strong

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 02, 2018 4:45pm PDT

Capcom is issuing a balance patch for Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition on Tuesday, but an already-strong Menat looks poised to pull further ahead of the pack.


"SFV is already better than the final incarnation of SF4. If you don't like SFV for what it is ..."

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April Fools: Mega Man: Date My Robot Master Steals Our Heart

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 01, 2018 1:00pm PDT

Super Dating Robot: Mega Man!


April Fools: Street Fighter 5 Dives Into Cards with Hado Stone

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 01, 2018 12:00pm PDT

One fight ends and another begins, but this is no street fight.


ELEAGUE Street Fighter 5 Invitational Returns in June

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 29, 2018 8:30am PDT

Turner Sports is getting back into the Street Fighter game with a new $250,000 invitational set to begin in June.


Capcom Pro Tour 2018 Begins with Infiltration's Revenge at Final Round

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 18, 2018 7:55pm PDT

Infiltration had a rough 2017 on the Capcom Pro Tour. But with a new character and a new esports team, it looks like he's ready for a full-blown revenge tour, starting with a victory at Final Round.


"The old men of fighting games aren't going anywhere it seems."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Commando

By Greg Burke, Mar 15, 2018 4:00pm PDT

Run and gun like a boss (or a commando) in this episode of Shacknews' quarter-munching, coin-op series.


"On one hand, the character sprites are way more detailed than I remember. Then again, the ..."

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Deviljho DLC Release Date Revealed in Monster Hunter World Live Stream

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 14, 2018 12:20pm PDT

Monster Hunter World will see the return of Deviljho in an update slated to land next week.


"I hope the Deviljho randomly pops into quests as often as he did in MH3."

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Monster Hunter World Becomes Capcom's Best Seller Ever, Dev Wants It On Nintendo Switch

By Charles Singletary, Mar 05, 2018 7:59am PST

The crew responsible for bringing Skyrim to Switch don't believe bringing Monster Hunter World over is too big a monster to tackle.


"I'm building up this huge craving for MHW PC. They'd better get the port right or someones ..."

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Street Fighter 5 Pro Victor 'Punk' Woodley Declares Free Agency

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 04, 2018 1:45pm PST

Just weeks before the start of the Street Fighter V pro season, top American player Victor 'Punk' Woodley has left Panda Global to pursue free agency.


Monster Hunter World Opens Up Horizon Zero Dawn Event Quest for 2 Weeks

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 27, 2018 10:45am PST

The Aloy armor set is coming to Monster Hunter World, but players will only have a limited time to pick them up.


Unleash the Beast: Analyzing Street Fighter 5's Blanka From the Casual & Pro Player Perspectives

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 22, 2018 3:00pm PST

The beast is back! But how different is Blanka from his past incarnations? Shacknews goes hands-on with the latest Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition character, while also taking a look at how the pros have been faring with him so far.


"It's what it should have been at launch, and then some. Aesthetic designs aside, I'm loving a ..."

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