Tag Archives: Garou

Crazy Battle Circuit Garou Tournament – 3/25/18

Don’t miss the fifth battle on the 2018 Crazy Battle Circuit, slated to be Garou: Mark of the Wolves on Fightcade 1! The tournament is open to players of all skill levels and worldwide as long as you have stable, wired internet. It will take place on Sunday, March 25th @ 1PM PDT (4PM Eastern). To see more details and sign-up, please see the official website’s page for the game at¬†http://cbc.dx.am/garou.html or the Challonge page.

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Rock Howard is the 4th and final DLC Character for KOF XIV

The 4th and final DLC character has been announced for King of Fighters XIV, it is Geese’s son Rock Howard! He debuted in Garou: Mark of the Wolves back in 1999 and is finally set to cross over into the King of Fighters series proper. Producer Yasuyuki Oda has said many times that he’d like to revisit Garou as a series, perhaps this is his first step toward that. Check out the trailer:

Now that all the DLC characters are announced who are you looking forward to the most? Who will be the nightmare to fight against?

Burn to Fight!

SNK trademarks recently renewed

Recently the Twitter Trademark Bot account reported trademark renewals on a number of SNK titles:

Curiously, some of these titles match discoveries on SteamDB a few months ago, hinting at possible ports in the future:

Humble NeoGeo 25th Anniversary Bundle

HumbleNeoGeo25thBundleThe Humble Bundle site is currently running a NeoGeo 25th anniversary bundle covering several NeoGeo titles, and additional extras at high enough tiers. This covers the applicable titles already available on Steam, and several others as DRM-free downloads which can also be played on a browser. Notably, on of the available titles is Samurai Shodown V Special, which has never been ported outside the NeoGeo.

The tier breakdown is as follows.

Pay what you want:

  • Art of Fighting 2
  • Baseball Stars 2
  • Fatal Fury Special
  • King of the Monsters
  • Metal Slug 2
  • Samurai Shodown II
  • Sengoku 3
  • The King of Fighters 2000

Above average – all of the above plus:

  • Metal Slug (Steam available)
  • Metal Slug 3 (Steam available)
  • NeoGeo 25th Anniversary Soundtrack (Art of Fighting 2, Fatal Fury Special, Metal Slug 3, Samurai Shodown II)
  • Neo Turf Masters
  • Pulstar
  • Shock Troopers
  • The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition (Steam only)
  • The Last Blade
  • Twinkle Star Sprites

$10 or more – all of the above plus:

  • Garou: Mark of the Wolves
  • Metal Slug X (Steam available)
  • Samurai Shodown V Special
  • Shock Troopers: 2nd Squad
  • The King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match (Steam only)

$40 or more – all of the above plus a Metal Slug t-shirt.

 

 

May 19-24th KOF XIII (& Garou) Events (UPDATED)

Combo Breaker 2015

Combo Breaker
Date: May 22-24th, 2015
Location: Chicago, IL
Full Details Here

Battle Arena Melbourne 7

Battle Arena Melbourne 7
Date: May 22-24th, 2015
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Full Details Here

Japonawa 2015

Japonawa 2015
Date: 23-24th, 2015
Location: Tijuana, Mexico
Full Details Here

Stunfest 2015

Stunfest 2015
Date: 22-24th, 2015
Location: Rennes, France
Full Details Here

Columbus, OH KOF XIII Ranbats

Canada Fighting Game Night
Date: May 19th, 2015
Location: Belleville, Ontario
Full Details Here

Xanadu Games

Xanadu FGC Nights
Date: May 21st, 2015
Location: Baltimore, MD
Full Details Here

Milwaukee Fight Nights: Capcom vs SNK Season 1

Forum member syxx and his group in Milwaukee are building hype for SNK games in an interesting manner. They’re holding 5 fight night ranbats through August that feature 1 Capcom and 1 SNK game. SNK games being featured are King of Fighters 98, Samurai Shodown 2, Real Bout Fatal Fury 2 and Garou: Mark of the Wolves. The last game will be determined by a vote of participants.

More information is available here.