Double Tap #70: Animals in Fighting Games

February 15th, 2018

As always, the DoubleTap team brings everyone together with some water cooler talk and some funny/crazy moments. This time it seems the team is in for a shell shock as some bubbles are burst with the new updates, and a special guest, Greg “Oreo” Barboza, does an interview about ManeSix’s New upcoming fighting game “Them Fightin Herds”. Blazblue Cross Tag gets the band-aid treatment through a good price release. NetherRealms drops familiar turtle ninjas into the world of Injustice 2.

King of Fighters has a NIS America Press Event with a new trailer for SNK Heroines. Arcsys release new updates about their patch notes in detail and CrashTag speaks his thoughts on the characters. Leffen gets a quick lesson in Dragon Ball FighterZ by Sonicfox. Under Night inbirth finally sees the North American shores as it releases on PS4 and Mezza still demands a PC release. Everyone is raving about Blanka in his Blanka costume. Releasing February 20th Blanka officially has a trailer for Capcoms Street Fighter V. In the Randoms of The FGC Evo tickets are officially on sale.

Shoryuken held a poll for what the people thought would be a good Evo line up. Gura leaks the official “Secrets” to playing Lili and Leo of Tekken 7. Optic Gaming throwing their fair share into the FGC pool possibly with Knuckle Du? Infiltration parts ways with Grapht and Team liquid finds their way back to Smash by picking up Salem. As always the mod highlights are on fire this time with A lot of dragon ball mods and of course a wild Talbain in Street Fighter V posing as Necalli.

Hosts

Video gaming runs in his blood and competition plagues his mind. From the earliest days in the now extinct arcades, to the eSports competitive scene, he looks forward to the next game to test his skills. No stranger to rising salt levels.

Got his start gaming with his two cousins and brother at his aunts house. They had to always play in secret, but he fell in love with fighting games when he got his first taste of an arcade in Maryland. Now looks to grow the community.

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