Arms 4.0 Update Now Live, Introduces New Fighter 'misango'

ARMS 4.0 Update Now Live, Introduces New Fighter 'Misango'

Earlier today we reported that Nintendo would be issuing an update to its fighting game ARMS that would bump it to version 4.0. With the update, it is also expected that Nintendo would be introducing a new fighting arena and a new fighter, and sure enough all has since been revealed which you can check out in the trailer above.

The new fighter in question is called Misango. This is the third playable character that has been added to the game since its release, and is actually the second new character introduced to the game. Since the game's release, Nintendo has made Max Brass (who is one of the final boss characters) playable, which was then followed by Lola Pop who is the first new character, and now we have Misango.

'flares' From Fighter Jets Alarm Residents

'Flares' from fighter jets alarm residents

The prefectural government of Hiroshima is asking the US military to clarify if some of its fighter jets conducted aerial training maneuvers that released flares above part of the prefecture, alarming local residents.

A number of people in Kitahiroshima Town captured video footage on Wednesday of what appeared to be flares coming from US military aircraft.

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Announced, Out January 16

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Announced, Out January 16

Hello, PlayStation Nation and Street Fighters! We're thrilled to announce Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, coming to all our warriors around the world on January 16, 2018! As the name suggests, this edition includes the highly-requested Arcade Mode, but it also includes much much more! If you've been spectating on the sidelines or waiting for the right moment to join the fight, you'll definitely want to check this out. Without further ado, let's get to what's inside!

First off, Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition will come with all 28 characters, which includes those from Season 1 and Season 2 – there's still one more character that we'll be announcing very soon. In order to introduce more variety in each match, all characters will receive a second V-Trigger you can choose before the match begins! It's time to see what else your main character is capable of. We'll be rolling out more details in the future.

Capcom Re-releases Street Fighter Ii Cartridge For The Snes

Capcom Re-Releases Street Fighter II Cartridge For The SNES

Consoles these days rely on digital downloads or discs, versus back in the day where cartridges were the more (and only) way of playing games. In fact for a while this translated to handheld consoles too, like the Game Boy and Game Gear, so it is rather surprising to see that Capcom is releasing a cartridge game in this day and age.

The company has recently teamed up with the folks at iam8bit and have re-released Street Fighter II for the SNES in cartridge form. According to the description, "Featuring one of two colored cartridges, each housing the original game code and fully playable on NTSC consoles – but that's just the beginning!"

Super Street Fighter V Rumored To Be In The Works

Super Street Fighter V Rumored To Be In The Works

We know that sometimes the Street Fighter franchise can be a bit confusing with the different titles, and the rumors of an upcoming Super Street Fighter V do not seem to be helping. In a post on Reddit by Rikurikumore, it seems that Capcom could be working on a new title based on the Street Fighter V game.

However the good news is that Capcom will not be releasing it as a standalone game. Instead the company is rumored to be releasing it as an update to Street Fighter V which will be free for  those who already own the base game, meaning that there won't be two sets of players who own either Street Fighter V or Super Street Fighter V.

1st Japan-assembled F-35 Fighter Unveiled

1st Japan-assembled F-35 fighter unveiled

Japan's first domestically assembled F-35 fighter was unveiled Monday ahead of the delivery by March of two of the aircraft to the Defense Ministry, which plans to deploy them at Misawa Air Base in northeastern Japan.

The fighter jet, unveiled at the Komakiminami factory of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. in Aichi Prefecture, features high stealth capabilities and mobility, and is expected to collaborate in surveillance activities with F-35 aircraft operated by U.S. forces.

Zero Fighter Rises Over Japan With A Japanese Pilot At The Stick

Zero fighter rises over Japan with a Japanese pilot at the stick

CHIBA--More than 70 years after the end of World War II, a wartime Zero fighter plane once again soared in the skies over Japan with a Japanese pilot at the controls on June 3.

The flight, made by Kazuaki Yanagida, 66, was a special demonstration at the two-day Red Bull Air Race 2017, which is continuing in Chiba's Mihama Ward through June 4.

Ultra Street Fighter Ii: The Final Challengers Trailer Released

Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers Trailer Released

If you love fighting games, there will be some options that will be coming to the Nintendo Switch, such as Arms and Super Smash Bros. However if those games are a little too cute for your tastes and you wanted something more "serious", then Capcom's Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers might be worth looking forward to.

For those unfamiliar, the game is an upcoming release for the Nintendo Switch where it is essentially an updated version of Super Street Fighter II Turbo that was originally released back in 1994. Now thanks to a recently released trailer, gamers can look forward to checking out some gameplay footage where the video shows off the game's graphics modes, where users can switch between old school pixelated graphics or the new HD ones.

Still Not The Right Time To Launch Tekken X Street Fighter

Still Not The Right Time To Launch Tekken X Street Fighter

We have been hearing about Bandai Namco's Tekken X Street Fighter game for years, and by now many have probably assumed that it has been cancelled. Back in 2015, the developers assured that this was not the case, although in 2016 it was revealed that the game is no longer in active development.

This means that while it hasn't been cancelled outright, it isn't actively being worked on either. For those wondering about the status of the game, the game's director Katsuhiro Harada revealed the reasons why they still have not gone ahead and launched it, and it basically is all about the timing.

Street Fighter V To Get New Stage And Costumes On April 25

Street Fighter V To Get New Stage And Costumes On April 25

Heads up gamers, if you're looking forward to being able to play Street Fighter V in a new location or with new costumes, you'll be pleased to learn that Capcom has announced that come April 25, they will be adding the remastered Thailand stage as well as introducing three premium school costumes for Ryu, Chun-Li, and Jun.

For those who are wondering what so special about this Thailand stage, well basically it is where players were first introduced to the iconic Street Fighter villain M. Bison in Street Fighter II, and this is basically a remastered version of the stage from back in the day in all of its new graphics glory, which we have to say looks pretty good.

Legendary Karate Fighter, Film Star Willie Williams Conducts Local Seminar'

Legendary karate fighter, film star Willie Williams conducts local seminar'Kyokushin Karate World Champion Fighter and film star Willie Williams recently did a special “Kyokushin Karate Training Seminar” at The Jenkins Center in Murfreesboro.
Williams was invited to conduct this seminar by local Kyokushin Karate instructor Kenny Buffaloe. Williams and Buffaloe trained together under world renowned Karate master Shihan Shigeru Oyama of Japan, who recently passed. This made this training seminar even more special and Williams and Buffaloe dedicated it to the memory of their famous teacher.

Japanese, British Fighter Planes Meet For 1st Time Since World War Ii

Japanese, British fighter planes meet for 1st time since World War IIBritish fighter planes will take on Japanese aircraft for the first time since World War II in aerial combat drills following the arrival in Japan on Saturday of four Royal Air Force Typhoon Eurofighters.
The joint practice at Japan's northern Misawa Air Base starts on Sunday and will be the first time Japan's air force train at home with a foreign force other than that of the United States.