Double Tap #82: Summit of Popularity

May 17th, 2018
Another week another episode! CrashTag & Mezza are storming the front gates of game updates and you better believe they got some interesting fun topics to talk about this week. In the game updates they kick it off with Blazblue Cross Tag Battle. Arcsystemworks new hot title gets data mined on the switch during the beta and it seems some characters were revealed through the mining. The team was also able to round up some interesting tech created by the community in this short beta time period which unfortunately is over.
Dissidia Returns with a character trailer “Locke Cole” from Final Fantasy VI. Arcsystemworks giving us all they got with an original Guilty Gear release for PS4, Switch, and PC for their 20th Anniversary which was May 14th. Blade Strangers kicking it into hyper gear with another set of character releases! Shovel Knight well from Shovel Knight has some gameplay! Noko from Umihara Kawase gets announced as the latest addition to the roster. Capcom never giving up around anniversary time announced 30th Anniversary Tournament Series. Not only that Combo Breaker will have an exhibition of some of the strongest players featuring Daigo and Alex Valle!
In the “Randoms of the FGC” the DoubleTap boys talk about the Live Fighting Ex Layer 12 min gameplay. Power Rangers X Street Fighter in the “Power Rangers Legacy” video game? Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite got an update but what did it actually fix? In the “Plug & play” Evo Japan is address about its reported loss in sales and numbers. The “Focus Attack” talks heavily about the Summit of Power voting standings and is just a popularity race? Where would we be with out Mod Highlights? Kitiko78 Finally gives a Manga Pack for Dragon Ball Fighter Z we’ve always wanted.

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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