Popping Off: The FGC Review #7 - Marvel is Out of EVO 2018. Now what?

Earlier this week the eight games to appear on this year’s Evolution Fighting Championships (EVO) were announced, and while there were some expected names on that list, there was a surprising amount of love shown for anime fighters this year. Dragon Ball FighterZ, BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle, and Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 are all getting some time in the limelight, thanks in part due to the buzz generating around the first two and the stellar performance of the latter in last year’s EVO.

Popping Off: The FGC Review #4 - Why MvC:Infinite is Proving Gameplay Isn't Enough Anymore

Capcom has been an easy target for mockery as of late. Between shipping Street Fighter V in an incomplete state, their mishandling of legacy franchises such as Mega Man, and daring detractors to take shots at them the moment the first screenshots for Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite were released, there’s not as much love for the brand as there was in the past.