New East Coast Tournament: The Fall Classic

The organizers of the three biggest FGC tournaments on the East Coast are teaming up; ECT’s “LI Joe” Ciaramelli and “Sweet Johnny Cage” Gallagher, Philadelphia’s own Eric “Big E”: Smalls as well as Final Round’s Shin Blanka are all on board for this new upcoming tournament. A venue has not been announced nor has there been a date set, but based on the records of the parties involved this venture shows great promise. East Coast Throwdown 4 and NEC 13 were two exceptional tournaments that were a pleasure to attend (FYR couldn’t attend Final Round 15) and this event promises to be a genuinely hype experien71439_553912351285939_32834726_n (2)ce (that and their logo is pretty sweet).

New Images of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Stick from Hori

Andriasang.com has released high resolution images of the art and configuration of the new Tekken Tag Tournament 2 fightstick which features a greyscale portrait of Jin Kazama and Kazuya Mishima. More than that, Hori has implemented a more 3d friendly swept row layout (reminiscent of the old SEGA Astro City cabs) this time around. Incorporating their ingenious hidden start button and full Sanwa parts makes this stick tournament worthy out the box.

PS3 Stick (Time will tell if they release it with the clown nose balltop)

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Xbox 360 Stick

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- Keep Fighting

Sources: Andriasang.com via Shoryuken.com