Fez And Skullgirls Top The Charts, Despite XBLA's Useless Interface!

Last week was quite the week for Xbox LIVE Arcade, with the release of Fez and Skullgirls, and this week isn’t too shabby either with Trials Evolution. Last week appears to have been a good week for the service, with both Fez and Skullgirls making into positions one and two respectively.

In Defence Of The Infinite Combo

If I were you to punch you in the stomach and you could punch me back, we’d call that a fair fight. (No offence, but hopefully I’d win.)

Skullgirls Saved The Creepiest Combatant For Last

There are fighting games that seek to capitalise on the sexier aspects of girl-on-girl fighting, and then there’s Skullgirls, where characters like Double trade sexy for scary with a twist of Gradius.

Skullgirls Picked Just The Right Day To Reveal The Deadly Nurse Valentine

You just know the team at Reverge Games have been giggling to themselves for the past week in anticipation of today’s reveal of Nurse Valentine, the Skullgirls fighter with a prescription for pain.

Skullgirls Isn't Just A 2D Fighter, It Has A Story, Too

Skullgirls, Revenge Labs’ downloadable game coming sometime soon (“early 2012″ is the latest word) on PSN and Xbox Live, is a 2D fighter with a heavy multiplayer component. That doesn’t mean it doesn’t have a story explaining who its characters are, how they acquired their skills and powers, and just what the heck “Skullgirl” means, anyway.

Time To Justify Giant Breasts And Panty Shots

Some video games have exploding heads. That evokes criticism. Other games have giant breasts and panty shots. Likewise, people get upset. Skullgirls developer Reverge Labs is here to pass out the chill pills.

Skullgirls Had A Kitty Girl And Her Head Popped Off

Upon first glimpse of Ms Fortune, one of the femme fatales in the upcoming Xbox Live Arcade fighter Skullgirls, I was all “Oh cute, a kitty girl”. Then she ripped off her own head and threw it at her opponent.

A Primer On All-Girl Fighter Skullgirls

Pretty pictures and adorably odd characters are nice and all, but when it comes to fighting game fans it’s the game mechanics that matter. This video primer for Skullgirls shows off some of the features that button mashers just won’t understand.

Skullgirls' Latest Fighter Is A Spinning Tortured Soul

A scared schoolgirl trapped in a body fuelled by pain and fury, Painwheel dominates the air and pierces her foes with sharp spikes as the latest character introduced for Reverge Labs’ all-girl fighter Skullgirls. You can call her Carol.

Skullgirls' Latest Lady Fighter Is All About Decap Attacks

Downloadable 2D fighting game Skullgirls has a new contender, Ms Fortune. Who is she? And why is she so gross? Mostly because none of her extremities or her cat-head seem too well attached.