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A timeline of Mortal Kombat ripoffs from the 1990s

NetherRealm’s winning formula kicked off a gold rush that never panned out

News
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Evo 2020 is going online, dropping Smash Bros. Ultimate from lineup

Evo Online will take place over five weekends

Opinion
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Bad netcode is killing many of your favorite fighting games

The battle for good fighting game netcode has been won in North America, but not Japan

News
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Xbox One game streaming service Project xCloud goes public in October

Public preview of Microsoft’s cloud-gaming service will be available in the US, UK, and Korea

News
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Xbox Game Pass adds Metal Gear Solid 5, Killer Instinct in July

More games for Xbox One and Windows PC coming this week

Feature
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The story of the first E3

How the 1995 inaugural happened, and how it almost didn’t

Reviews
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Xbox One X review

4K is finally here, whether you’re ready or not

Video
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Watch Extinction’s giant-killing gameplay

Hands-on with a big brawler

News
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Killer Instinct is coming to Steam

Killer Instinct, which made its Windows PC debut in March 2016, will launch on Steam later this year, developer Iron Galaxy announced after the Community Effort 2017 tournament in Orlando, Fla. ...

E3
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Killer Instinct’s newest character arrives June 27

Eagle, the newest Killer Instinct fighter revealed at the end of May, was given a launch date at E3 2017. He arrives June 27. In Killer Instinct’s canon, Eagle is the brother of Thunder (and was...