Virtua Fighter 5 Review

When Virtua Fighter premiered in 1993, it was a step in the new direction


While Marvel vs. Capcom 2 is highly regarded as one of the best fighting games ever created, the choice of J-pop music in the game is probably one of the most questionable decisions made in the gaming industry.  Fortunately, VF5 doesn

The control system shouldn

The Arcade Mode is the main portion of the game.  The story behind VF5 has something to do with the Fifth World Fighting Tournament.  Some fighters are there for their own personal glory, some are there because of some kind of revenge against one of the other fighters, and some are there to fight against J6, the six global corporations running the Fifth World Fighting Tournament.  However, when you are talking about the story in a fighting game, you know that they rarely make sense and they really don

Each character in VF5 has so many moves that it would take a long time for anyone to get through mastering a single character.  With seventeen characters, you won

Ron Burke is the Editor in Chief for Gaming Trend. Currently living in Fort Worth, Texas, Ron is an old-school gamer who enjoys CRPGs, action/adventure, platformers, music games, and has recently gotten into tabletop gaming. Ron is also a fourth degree black belt, with a Master's rank in Matsumura Seito Shōrin-ryū, Moo Duk Kwan Tang Soo Do, Universal Tang Soo Do Alliance, and International Tang Soo Do Federation. He also holds ranks in several other styles in his search to be a well-rounded fighter. Ron has been married to Gaming Trend Editor, Laura Burke, for 21 years. They have three dogs - Pazuzu (Irish Terrier), Atë, and Calliope (both Australian Kelpie/Pit Bull mixes).
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