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EVO 2013 Tournament Games Announced

The first seven games for this year’s Evolution Championship Series have been announced. In case you didn’t know, the EVO Championship Series is the largest fighting game tournament in America, held in Las Vegas, Nevada. For 2013, it’ll be held July 12-14 at the Paris Hotel & Casino (I had a burger there once; one of the best I ever had). The games that will be there are:

  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
  • Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2
  • Mortal Kombat 9
  • Street Fighter X Tekken 2013
  • King of Fighters XIII
  • Persona 4 Arena

In addition, there is currently a donation drive, with all proceeds going to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The donations will determine which determine the eighth game that will be played at EVO 2013. By the end of January, the game will be selected.
The eligible games are:

Once I get the opportunity, the EVO tournament would be an event I would love to cover. But for now, if you want to look into more information go to the EVO website at:

Source: http://shoryuken.com/2013/01/08/evo-2013-details-game-lineup-get-your-game-to-evo-and-road-to-evo-events/

A Smashing Ole Time: A Personal Super Smash Brothers Retrospective (Introduction)


            I wish I was more of an interesting human being. How I wish I was a person with a vault of stories waiting to be told. But alas, I am a socially awkward introvert with only a miniscule amount of stories, experiences, and anecdotes to share. That may have been a reason why I decided to create Naturally Uncanny Reviews. So rather than retell stories which I’m sure are rather uninteresting, I have a chance to express myself in a different way. At first, it was through sketches, which allowed me to be a bit creative; although I’m sure they were unfunny. When NUReviews became an actual website, I learned that I’m able to express my opinions regarding the nerd culture that I am a part of. What surprised me was that I began to enjoy it. Until not too long ago, I would have said that writing is not an expressive medium I’m capable of using, due to my prior belief that there is a need to be articulate in order to write properly. But after writing more and more, I became comfortable with using writing as a means of expression. So now, I feel I’m able to share something I have wished to do for a while now. Even if no one reads this, I’m satisfied with the fact that I’m finally able to speak about an aspect of my life which I treasure dearly. Continue reading A Smashing Ole Time: A Personal Super Smash Brothers Retrospective (Introduction)