Only the pure of heart, body, and soul may learn the ancient technique of Friday Fun videos and win the What’s Your Tag Death Tournament of Death! Our first competitor comes from the mysterious and far off place known as England. It is truly a battle for the ages as the hand of animator and concept artist Jonny Lawrence, takes on his own marker Akuma-esque creation:
Epic, but can it stand up to our next fighter? A man who challenged the world, a man who dares to dream, yes the world’s first analrapist: Dr. Tobias Funke. To celebrate the return of Arrested Development on May 26, the producers created a viral website with the “INSERTMEANYWHERE” challenge. This call to the arena was taken up by Capcom’s Unity Blog:
Finally while we can all agree that the Street Fighter series is the grand champion of fighting games, what of it’s first real rival to that title? What of Mortal Kombat? Well, via Muppetism and youtube user, Herman McClain, we know it wasn’t always pretty:
Should I feel shame that I owned the Mortal Kombat soundtrack as kid? I’m just gonna go ahead a feel shame about that. Happy Friday Everyone!
It’s a well-known fact that Dan is the roughest and toughest of all the Street Fighter characters. Unfortunately, he’s kind of let himself go recently. Things just haven’t been the same for him since his wife left.
So, Friday was supposed to be last day on Earth according to the Mayans. But the Earth is still here (like the jerk that it is). So what happened? Isn’t it obvious? The world was saved: Continue Reading
What are bad manners? When someone gives you a Porsche, is it bad manners to say “I don’t like the color”? Let’s find out! As many of you may know, Capcom released Street Fighter X Mega Man for free. This is an amazing thing to behold, don’t get me wrong. Not only a new 8-bit Mega Man game for free but one with Street Fighters in place of Robot Masters. Continue Reading
The wait is over! This year marks the 25th anniversary of our beloved blue bomber and while everyone else was getting fancy remakes, the future of Mega Man seemed bleak. Fret not maverick hunters, because the awesome fan inspired Street Fighter X Mega Man can be downloaded for FREE directly from the Capcom website here. Be patient though, because the site is currently overwhelmed with the amount of traffic it’s receiving. Never even heard of this little indie gem? Read all about it here and become enlightened.
Holy hadouken! You know how everyone has been ragging on Capcom for not really playing up Mega Man’s 25th anniversary? Apparently, in response to this they are releasing a new 8-bit Mega Man game with Street Fighter characters instead of Robot Masters! Oh and it’s free for PC! Check out the trailer:
While this doesn’t exactly make up for shoddy treatment Mega Man fans have been getting, it’s a huge leap in the right direction.
The leaves have fallen and so has Thursday, meaning only one thing… it’s Friday! We start off this week with the new Call of Duty: Black Ops II trailer with a cameo by none other than Robert Downey Jr. who was in Iron Man 2, which also featured the song “Back in Black” by AC/DC in the trailer, which also… you know what? I’ve lost interest, check it out:
Ahh, video games can be hard these days, but not as hard as they were in the 8-bit days. Pat the NES Punk and Brentalfloss, have teamed up for a new song showing you just how hard things were:
Finally, we dust off an oldie but a goodie, Street Fighter High: The Musical. Can you guess which character the creator of the Street Fighter High series plays?
If you guessed Juri, you’re right! If followed the link to find out, you’re a cheating scumbag. However, we wish you, and everyone else, a happy Friday just the same.
Greetings! Once again on the slow path of time. Look! We’ve reached Friday! Ever stop and wonder, what comes after Friday? No, wait. No one does. Anyway, after this, current Friday, it’s the premier of the new season of Doctor Who! In honor of that, we are going back in time (GET IT!), to retrieve an oldie from Dorkly. Let’s watch as one of television’s and one of gaming most famous time travelers square off:
Speaking of squaring off, our next video from IGN’s youtube channel, START, has two of the fighting game genre’s most famous combatants head to head. GET OVER HERE, VIDEO! Continue Reading
Another week, another weird cop-out from a massive corporation. I mean wow Alan Scott! He’s also not in the main DC Universe, so… progress? FUN VIDEOS! Ever wonder what Street Fighter II would be like with the Portal Gun?
Next up, in the 90′s there was an odd trend of making fantastic animated intros to cartoons that had mediocre animation and writing. Mega Man was one of those shows and the guys over at Colonia Contra Ataca have recreated that very intro with 8-bit sprites:
BONUS ROUND!! The new trailer for Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2:
Happy Friday! Sorry for this being late today!