In this episode of Double Tap, we discussed various updates and events around the fighting games community, including a surprise influencer event for 2XKO in Berlin and the early release of DNF Duel’s latest patch. Crashtag shared his experience of the event, where he played with many talented players and discussed footsies in tag games. We also touched on the hype surrounding the announcement of a Guilty Gear anime, Guilty Gear Strive Duel Rulers, its potential storyline, and animation quality. The episode wrapped up with insights on player contracts and sponsorships, especially in light of the upcoming EWC. They emphasize the importance of self-branding, player advocacy, and the role of EWC in shaping the future of Esports.


Andres Mirandes

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.

Jeremiah Ward

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.

Gabriel Medina

I've been playing video games for a while now. I enjoy racing games, RPGs, but spend most of my time with fighting games. My first goal was to get better than my brothers, but now I strive to be better than most while also teaching others.

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