Colossus is considered one of the best Tizoc players in the world. And one of the main japanese figures in the Garou community. You will find him always with a smile in his face and committed to keep the game alive.
So this time he gave us his top 3 matches of all time. Enjoy!
Don’t miss the sixth battle on the 2019 Crazy Battle Circuit, slated to be Garou on Fightcade 1! The tournament will take place on Saturday, May 25th at 12PM PT (3PM 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.
This is a free, online tournament for Garou: Mark of the Wolves. The tournament is open to players of all skill levels and worldwide as long as you have stable internet. Wireless connections are not outright banned, but do make sure you can have rollback-free matches on Fightcade before entering. If your connection causes matches to be unplayable, you will be DQ’d.
When signing up, it’s best to make note of your Fightcade handle for easy identification. For best results, make sure to be present in the aforementioned Twitch channel for match call-outs and other information. Join our official Discord Server to keep up with events, results, and to find practice matches.
When starting matches, the host of the match should hit F3 to restart the game. Failure to do so may cause part of your match to not be caught on stream. Restarting first gives the host and commentators a chance to load up the match so that they may catch all the action properly. Please do not rush to start your match.
Curious how much fun these tournaments can be? Check out the previous two Garou tournaments from 2017 and 2018:
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.
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?
The 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
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
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.
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.