Street Fighter V’s newest stage removed due to “unintentional religious references”

Just a few days after its release, Capcom has decided to remove Street Fighter V’s latest downloadable stage from all digital marketplaces after becoming aware of “unintentional religious references” in its background music. Although Capcom didn’t address this discovery directly, the removal came just after players…

Street Fighter II led the way for games as a medium of self-expression

The kill screen is the perfect embodiment of the arcade’s limited reach before Street Figher II. For anyone who hasn’t spent thousands of hours mastering a Donkey Kong cabinet or hitting a perfect score of 3,333,360 points in Pac-Man, a kill screen is what happens when an arcade game reaches its peak, when a technical…

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