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This elite level Killer Instinct play will have you jonesin' for EVO 2014

This elite level Killer Instinct play will have you jonesin' for EVO 2014

There’s something fascinating about someone being one of the best in the world at something. No matter what it is, your eyes will be glued to that one person. I can’t help but watch someone who’s considered the best at something. I find myself watching golf because of Tiger Woods, watching Takeru Kobayashi eat, even watching Daigo play Street Fighter. I’ll watch Messi play soccer -- and yes, I'll watch Jimmie Johnson race a car. Now some of these sports or activities I’m a fan of, some of them I’m not, but if one of these peoples are at the top of their game, there is not a chance in the world I’m missing it.

With the release of the Xbox One only a few days behind us, it has launched with some pretty killer games. One of them being Killer Instinct, a game that’s been in the making for 17 years, except KI2 doesn’t really count because that game didn’t exactly have the best roster and the entire female cast had a super weird Janet Jackson look. So Killer Instinct had a lot of hype surrounding it and it appears to have delivered, after watching a good deal of high level play, I can say without a doubt, EVO 2014 can’t come here soon enough. In the mean time, check out Maximilian playing FilthieRich one of the Double Helix developers.


Last modified onSaturday, 30 November 2013 11:07
Gary LaPlante

Gary LaPlante cares about a hand full of things, his best friend/his cat Tardy, stage diving and tending to the need of all the pretty ladies that frequent his front door. With Gary’s free time he slam dances, eats a horrible food that would kill any man that had a glass stomach and being a huge nerd. If you’d like to join Gary is going front to back, side to side in the pit or if you’d just like to exchange pictures of cats, please contact him.

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0 # SnakeJake 2013-11-30 12:15
I haven't played it, but I thought reviews weren't that great.
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+1 # Gary LaPlante 2013-11-30 13:05
The game is lacking content, no story mode, it's really bare bones right now, only 6 characters. From what I've seen from the fighting game community, it's been really well received. I think it's hard to review a fighting game for most outlets because most of them aren't may not be hardcore fighting game fans and they don't know the intricacies of the gameplay. I haven't played it either, but for 20 bucks, I'd be hard pressed not to get it.
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