What's In A Punch? Sakura's Fierce Punch in SF4 vs SF5

I was asked ( very nicely! ) to explain why Sakura seems to look and feel much more dynamic in Street Fighter 4 over Street Fighter V. Here's a quick infographic. Basically the SF4 one looks stronger because she's …

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King of Characters

No fighting game is complete without great characters. If all we cared about was gameplay we’d probably be happy just playing endless rounds of just Ken vs Ken in Street Fighter. Think back to the first time you played …

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Darkstalkers and the Twelve Principles of Animation

I originally posted this a few years ago on the Madman's Cafe , one of the best online communities for thoughtful discussion of video games since the 90s. The post got alot of positive responses, so I've finally backed …

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