Sega continues their series of beginner-friendly tutorial videos on Final Showdown with the release of the first batch of character-specific strategies. Continue reading
Sit back, relax, and learn everything you ever wanted to know about Final Showdown in Dandy_J’s most insightful, two-hour video tutorial. Enjoy! Continue reading
We’ve put an extraordinary amount of time into polishing, correcting, and expanding Goh’s command list for Final Showdown Version A. You can access the command list here — we’ve also included side-hit data (just hover with your mouse over the GRD, HIT, or CH columns) alongside with a few explanations what the colors and some abbreviations mean.
If you’re all pumped up for pulling off those insane Goh combos, we’ve got something in store for you as well. The first draft of Goh’s combo list is finished. You can access the combo list over here. Enjoy!
If you ever wondered how the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 port of Final Showdown compare to each other or how much better FS looks compared to Vanilla, look no further. Eurogamer’s DigitalFoundry team examines the game’s graphics engine and more in their insightful console face-off here.
Update: Third video added.
Sega is putting out an astounding amount of tutorial content for Final Showdown not only in the game but also as insightful Youtube videos. Continue reading
The game’s port team at AM2 tweeted early that Virtua Fighter: Final Showdown had already crossed the sales target for the Japanese market only one week after launch. This is great news for every VF fan out there, for, if VF5FS is doing well, that could very well pave the way for the next entry in the series for the home consoles.
There’s no word so far how the game is doing outside Japan.
Who would have thought that we’d see the better half of the mastermind behind the Virtua Fighter series, Mr. Yu Suzuki himself, in the limelight again – playing VF5 even. A must-watch for every fan out there! Continue reading
Taka is way heavier than we anticipated… Continue reading
Goh’s still a beast in Final Showdown. While rocking Dojo mode, we took some notes on his more universal combos that work on the majority of the cast. Enjoy! Continue reading
It’s not every day that we get our hands on scans of the Masters’ Guide for Final Showdown. We really hope your Japanese is up to the task, because ours really isn’t. Continue reading