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Are people underselling how technical of a game Street Fighter 5 is? We discuss how it stacks up with other games in the franchise

Where does Street Fighter 5 rank in terms of technicality when compared to other franchise entries? Catalyst and I have differing opinions, and try to hash out a definitive answer. Plus, Blanka has a goofy glitch that is surprisingly not too upsetting, Sony makes a statement about why they're not attending E3, Nintendo isn't quite satisfied with selling 12 million copies of Smash Ultimate, and more Timestamps 01:35 - Jump Force doesn't look gud 09:36 - Blanka glitch, good times? 15:36 -...


Why solid characters don't make the cut in Street Fighter 5, Mortal Kombat's Kombat Kast sets them apart, Hungrybox gets undeserved hate and more

Why being a strong character in Street Fighter 5 isn't good enough, you have to be broken! Mortal Kombat 11 continues their wave of good PR with multiple hype reveals, Capcom's IR report shows that they're putting a lot of eggs in the eSports basket, the 2019 Pro Tour is officially announced, Luffy releases a controversial "character carry" tier list, Dakota Darkhorse Hills joins us to talk consoles, Shaggy and more Timestamps 1:30 - Kombat Kast reveals (Kabal, D'Vorah) 8:37 - NRS vs....


Why the Dragon Ball FighterZ leak got less heat than Street Fighter 5's did, Team Ninja jabs Capcom, Smash drama at Genesis and more

Dragon Ball FighterZ has a stellar weekend with a very hype World Tour Finals followed by new character reveals and patch notes that look to better the game, but that's not to say that things went off without a hitch. A Dead or Alive 6 developer hits Street Fighter 5 with a bit of a low blow, the Super Smash Bros. community really doesn't like penguins and we're now a full month and a half into SF5's "soon silence." *Special guest MajinTenshinhan joins* Timestamps 01:13 - Dragon Ball...


How Mortal Kombat 11 murdered its reveal and why Street Fighter 5 feels like a sinking ship right now

Mortal Kombat 11 comes out guns blazing, Dreamking recounts his experiences at the reveal event and we delve into all the juicy details from presentation to gameplay for this exciting upcoming title. Then Catalyst joins as we discuss Nintendo's new Smash Bros. tournament endeavor, Street Fighter's new tournament endeavor, Dragon Ball's ending tournament endeavor and why SF5 feels like a sinking ship to me right now on the latest episode of the eh podcast Timestamps 02:44 - Steven's...


One change you should know for every character in Season 4 of Street Fighter 5 — part two

Steven "Dreamking" Chavez chimes in yet again as we close out the second half of our Street Fighter 5 Season 4 character change commentary. Hear about some of the most significant changes for each of the fighters listed below. Timestamps 01:14 - Quick Kage thoughts 06:34 - Karin 13:09 - Ken 23:31 - Kolin 30:18 - Laura 37:15 - M. Bison 41:59 - Menat 50:30 - Nash 55:27 - Rashid 1:06:02 - Ryu 1:15:33 - Sagat 1:23:19 - Sakura 1:31:11 - Urien 1:34:59 - Vega 1:42:48 -...


One change you should know for every character in Season 4 of Street Fighter 5 part one

We're back at it with another episode of the EventHubs Podcast, this week welcoming Mr. Steven "Dreamking" Chavez onto the show to help us go down the list of Street Fighter 5 characters and discuss at least one significant change that's happened for every last fighter... sans R. Mika and Necalli since they didn't really get much. Timestamps 3:53 - Abigail 15:01 - Akuma 19:23 - Alex 25:29 - Balrog 29:14 - Birdie 33:05 - Blanka 41:38 - Cammy 46:34 - Chun-Li 49:44 - Mid range game...


Fallen off the cliff, or climbing up it: The biggest changes to the SF5 tiers in Season 4 we've seen so far

Catalyst and I list off the fighters we feel like went through the most significant changes to determine which characters have risen up and which characters have fallen off now that we're here in Season 4 of Street Fighter 5? Plus crossplay is an ever growing topic of discussion, but it might not be as easy for fighting games as you'd hope. Harada's new promotion should help end the Dragon Ball FighterZ issues, fight money is missing both in SF5 and in real life and plenty...


Why risking nothing in Street Fighter 5 can cost you everything; plus Dragon Ball FighterZ tourney stoppages, Season 4 week one reactions and more

We drop a bit of science into the well of randomness to try to answer the age old question of When's the right time to rip that invincible reversal? Also, Dragon Ball FighterZ tournaments keep getting shut down, Ryu isn't getting shut down as much as he used to, Kage will make you a better player but might not get you better results, SF5 may or may not be on its last leg and more. Timestamps 02:15 - Is this the beginning of the end for SF5? (Capcom option selects the FGC) 11:00 - Dragon...


We discuss if this is the final season of Street Fighter 5, Season 4 tiers shake ups, attending Capcom Cup live and more

Support for Street Fighter 5 is... changing in 2019, MajinTenshinhan joins Catalyst and I to discuss what exactly that could entail, then we jump into patch notes for what used to be the game's strongest characters, share Capcom Cup experiences and take a closer look at Kage on this edition of the EventHubs Podcast Timestamps 00:24 - Capcom drops the Capbomb... Support for SF5 may be dwindling in 2019 (with special guest MajinTenshinhan) 58:23 - Season 4 changes for top tiers -...


Who we think will win Capcom Cup, eSports ads invade Street Fighter 5, less than graceful acceptance speeches, early Smash Ultimate thoughts

Sonic Fox wins eSports player of the year for the FGC but gets awkwardly political during his acceptance speech, Mortal Kombat 11 has been officially revealed but people can't seem stop talking about the music choice in the trailer, Street Fighter 5 adds ads directly into the gameplay experience, Catalyst and I go through our first round predictions for Capcom Cup and more, but before all that we kick things off with a special guest interview with our very own Adaptive Trigger as he helps us...


What remain the most broken parts of Street Fighter 5 and how do we change them in Season 4?

What are the most broken parts of Street Fighter 5 and how do we change them heading into Season 4? Plus Bandai kills it with the Tekken World Tour Finals and some very impressive Tekken 7 reveals, and yes, that includes Negan. Also Smash Ultimate is just days away from officially hitting shelves, a Capcom Cup player very well may not make it to the event, how to get your friends to play fighting games and more. Timestamps 01:07 - Why Catalyst is DEFINITELY gonna win the Last Chance...


Changes we're hoping to see in Super Street Fighter 5, why crossplay needs to be the standard moving forward, Nintendo hunts down YouTubers and more

Super Street Fighter 5 may be on the way, but what kind of specific changes might the game see? Plus Nintendo has unleashed the copyright hounds on YouTubers that have posted early access Smash Ultimate content, Catalyst has made a major SF5 transition that he may be just a tad regretful about, I have a report about a very exciting breakthrough in my local FGC and more here on episode 27 of the EH podcast. Timestamps 01:00 - What perks does playing on PC offer? Catalyst transitions to...


Let's talk about the Infiltration situation, how Cammy is even better than she was a month ago, how sponsorships are dissolving left and right an more

Infiltration is leaving competitive fighting games for the rest of 2018 and 2019, Panda Global has released both video and written statements of their findings with Korean player's situation, plus Capcom trolls us all with Confetti, Cammy appears to be even better than she used to be, Chris T says sayonara to Daigo's sponsorship and more on this episode of the EventHubs Podcast Timestamps 00:27 - What we're thankful for 06:32 - We hate confetti - Red Bull tournament "teaser" 10:03 -...


It's time to stop shaming online warriors, start teaching fighting games properly, Bonchan fibs, the Murderface has a demon of his own and more

Tokido is the best Street Fighter player in the world right now, and ProblemX keeps beating him. Bonchan is a big fat liar, Sonic Fox is still stupid good at every fighting game ever, and we think Capcom is going to have a pretty rough time balancing Abigail in Season 4. Plus we take a close look at what might be the biggest reason people don't stick with fighting games like they do other eSports genres on today's episode of the EventHubs Podcast Timestamps 00:42 - Sonic Fox can still...


Stop asking for the wrong balance changes; why Japan's days as top dog are numbered; the sexiest thing you can do in Street Fighter 5 and more

Season 4 of Street Fighter 5 is on the horizon, how should Capcom go about changing the game this time around? On that note, are you sure what your asking is what you really want? We discuss the delicate art of fighting game balance and why its so much harder than you'd first think. Plus, the 2018 Capcom Cup bracket is starting to take shape, and while Japan has by far the strongest presence, their time as top fighting game dogs may be numbered. Also I reveal what I think is the sexiest...


More Infiltration news surfaces; plus Canada Cup has major issues, Catalyst recalls the time he teamed with SRK and much more

Canada Cup 2018 goes down in flames, so why don't people seem to be lighting torches and grabbing pitchforks? Soul Calibur's lizard penises are getting censored, Catalyst shares a story from the time he and SRK teamed up, and it's finally time to talk about Infiltration's legal allegations. All this and plenty more on this week's edition of the EventHubs Podcast Timestamps 00:43 - Jon hates an old game you've never heard of 04:05 - Swiss army testicles (and more lizard penis news) 11:34...


Just how big is Street Fighter 5's big change to input delay? We've experienced the update, and here's what we think

Timestamps 1:13 - Lizard penises 4:34 - Custom characters are ruining ranked play 7:01 - Super Smash Ultimate leaks reveal the rest of the roster? 12:09 - Street Fighter 5 Season 4 leaks from X-Kira 19:25 - Will people start coming back to Street Fighter 5? 27:40 - Soul Calibur 6's first major tournament 30:43 - Beerus is becoming a legit character in Dragon Ball FighterZ 33:58 - Are locals dying? Mike Watson's warnings for the community 46:09 - How important is the input delay...


One change we'd make to every character in Season 4 of Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition

A brief recap on the news of the week, including rumors of Marvel vs. Capcom 4, and then we jump into our balance change hopes and dreams for all 34 characters on the Street Fighter 5 roster. Dreamking joins for our biggest podcast to date. Also be sure to leave us a review on iTunes or Stitcher for a chance at a Razer Panthera fightstick! Timestamps 00:00 - News recap 18:51 - Cammy 25:51 - Menat 36:18 - Akuma 42:43 - Guile 46:17 - M. Bison 53:38 - Urien 1:00:42 - Ibuki 1:05:37 -...


Input delay reduction in Street Fighter 5 will change everything... or will it? We discuss the highly requested change's potential

We do a quick recap of Combofiend's new ventures with Marvel Games, and delve into the big news of the week... Street Fighter 5's input lag is being reduced. We don't know how much, we don't know if the variance is being done away with and we're not sure if we agree on how much it'll change things, but we have a lot to say about it.


Playing Street Fighter with your face, calling out Mike Ross and finding motivation during the lulls of life - BrolyLegs joins the EventHubs Podcast

Think fighting games are hard? Try playing them with arthrogryposis. Mike "BrolyLegs" Begum joins us to talk about his journey as a disabled gamer. Timestamps 00:46 - Playing fighting games without using your hands 04:50 - Playing with arthrogryposis, how long did it take to start seeing wins? 06:30 - Where do you rank in your local community? 07:30 - Rebuttal to Mike Ross 11:16 - Do you still play Street Fighter 4? 15:31 - What's the first fundamental lesson you teach your...