Double Tap – A Podcast for the Fighting Game Community

Double Tap – A Podcast for the Fighting Game Community

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A Podcast for the Fighting Game Community


#181: One Last Shoryuken!
Aug 11 • 92 min
The whole team is back and take an in depth at exciting trailers and news for Granblue, Street Fighter and Power Rangers. Then we say goodbye to a familiar face and ask a community question!
#180: FGC Roundtable!
Aug 4 • 95 min
Crashtag and Static have returned to live streaming and in this episode they take an in depth look into the Japan Fighting Game Publishers Round table which brought announcements trailers and more!
#179: The Punish of the Beast!!!
Jul 29 • 89 min
All three of our hosts have returned to and check the results of an exciting CPT online event. Then a couple of games are free to play and take a deep dive into the preview of announcements to come!
#178: Do Online Tournaments Matter If I Win?
Jul 21 • 68 min
Crash and Static are back and seeking for news but are able to bring you an exciting new episode with rumors, obscure DLC and tier lists. We also answer a question that ties in with online events!
#177: Entanglement with Roman
Jul 15 • 87 min
Static and Crashtag are back and this time dive deep into Guilty Gear news as well as watch a new character trailer for BFTG. Then they look at what’s coming soon and review the community question!
#176: I Woke Up to No EVO
Jul 7 • 57 min
Double Tap is going to be a bit different today as Crashtag returns to realize that EVO online is no longer happening. The crew then addresses the current state of the FGC and what the future holds.
#175: What is next for the FGC?
Jul 1 • 94 min
Guilty Gear and SamSho drop some hype trailers, a new record has been made and some serious conversations are addressed about the future of the FGC format and players. Coin up for a new episode!
#174: The Summer of Online Tournaments is in ARMS Length
Jun 24 • 71 min
The latest Smash Ultimate character has been revealed, an old game is now free for everyone, a prominent online tournament does not go as planned and Crashtag, Static and Mezza are together again!
#173: Nostalgia is the Hat of the day!
Jun 16 • 76 min
Static and Crashtag take a nostalgic trip by reviewing a recent documentary and see that old school games are getting love. A character has been revealed for GG and is PS5 viable for fighting games?
#172: Double Tap Aftermath Redux!
Jun 9 • 96 min
After a slight glitch, Crashtag and Static are back with a new episode! Starting with Aftermath reviews, then into Guilty Gear Strive Data, SFV news, and the community question gets answered by you!
#171: Predicting the “AFTERMATH” of FGC Quarantine
May 26 • 84 min
The trio is back and they’re ready for the Mortal Kombat expansion. We also get to cover the community question that was asked last week as well as which events are coping with the pandemic.
#170: Street Fighter is No Longer the King of EVO: Rollback Netcode is!!!
May 19 • 98 min
We are back in what seems to be an alternate timeline where MK keeps bringing content and EVO is completely online with better netcode! Will there be a new standard for netplay or will it all go away?
#169: It Looks Like We Are Getting a Month’s Worth of DLC!
May 12 • 83 min
Crashtag and StaticGorilla bring up their impressions on a lot of the upcoming DLC of the month of May, including the exciting expansion coming to Mortal Kombat which will be sure to keep us all busy!
#168: With main events cancelled in 2020, we now look forward to online gaming?
May 5 • 65 min
Mezza and Static are back and though there is not much news coming through the pipeline, one of the biggest events of the year has been cancelled. Will online events be the future? Check it out
#167: GranBlue Fantasy Versus Patch has Arrived!
Apr 28 • 84 min
After months of dealing with boots, whips, ice rekkas and Katalina’s sword, the long awaited GranBlue Fantasy Versus patch is here! Our 3 hosts give their impressions on who got blessed and nerfed!
#166: MAY/be too much damage? Guilty Gear Strive Beta impressions
Apr 22 • 83 min
Do you smell what the game is cooking? Guilty Gear Strive Beta has ended! Crashtag, Mezza and StaticGorilla share their strong opinions on the good and the bad time they had. It’s time to rock!
#165: Heaven or Hell, Guilty Gear Strive Beta, Let’s Rock!!!
Apr 15 • 83 min
Mezza and Static return for a new packed show! Our hosts get ready will be getting ready for Guilty Gear Strive Beta and the hosts ask important questions for our seasoned players to help new players!
#164: 2020 is Cancelled
Apr 3 • 68 min
New samurais hit the mix with Haohmaru and Sogetsu this week. GranBlue has been live for a few weeks. Which characters reign supreme currently? COVID-19 takes one of the FGC’s biggest events down.
#163: Groovy.
Mar 27 • 73 min
We’re covering 10 games and only 2 don’t have a new character or trailer to show. What a time to lab! The man from the Army of Darkness has been confirmed? There’s no way.
#162: Marvel > COVID-19
Mar 20 • 110 min
The full team is back to highlight upcoming news and sudden changes within the FGC events due to the current pandemic. Then Crashtag talks about his Marvelous journey and some Mods make an appearance!
#161: Good Practices!!!
Mar 12 • 81 min
Static and Mezza are back! Spawn is here and so are other exciting DLC characters. With cancellations of events worldwide due to the global virus, what’s next for the FGC? It’s a packed show, come in!
#160: GranBleu Cheese
Mar 6 • 76 min
Crashtag and StaticGorilla have returned primed for the release of GranBlue but while they train they also look forward to the upcoming world tour announcements and hype! And Mod Highlights return!
#159: Tier Formality
Feb 27 • 80 min
New Dead Or Alive 6 costumes, SonicFox no longer EchoFox, MKLeo joins T1, Kefla is officially playable in DBFZ, and more!
#158: Over The Locals
Feb 24 • 80 min
Talks of locals, inflation of tournaments, Mortal Kombat patch notes, Evo registration placements, Dragon Ball FighterZ kefla announcement and more!
#157: Don’t Feel Left Out!
Feb 10 • 77 min
StaticGorilla is back joining Crashtag in a heated episode of DoubleTap where they go over the EVO Lineup and share their first impressions of a new game that is finally here, but not here!
#156: Jokes On Leroy
Jan 31 • 88 min
From Leroy nerfs to Joker release, Mezza & CrashTag talk Soulcalibur 6 world tour as well as Haoumaru’s first full game appearance in Soulcalibur 6 and Grandblue Fantasy Versus soon to release.
#155: The Doctor is In
Jan 24 • 78 min
Faust makes his debut and he’s prescribing some sick moves. Evo Japan is this weekend and someone forgot the prize at the door. Joker breaks into MK11 with a gruesome trailer, and we get Goku in DBFZ?
#154: Local Support!!!
Jan 10 • 65 min
Static and Crashtag are back, ringing in the new year with some news speculation and theories for the upcoming months of 2020! Today we cover what they’ve found, and Static has a question! Jump on in!
#153: 2020 Waifu Edition
Dec 26, 2019 • 73 min
Another year down and we have plenty to look forward to in 2020. Every game seems to have a tour, and some new games will drop within the first quarter to give the FGC some new toys to play with.
#152: The Icy/Hot Patch
Dec 20, 2019 • 119 min
Hello everyone, we are back! So many patch notes to get to including new character trailers and new characters released and unexplored. We talk about events and get to some of your questions!
#151: Thanksgiving FGC
Dec 2, 2019 • 94 min
From thanksgiving thanks to new releases of v skill II’s and sindel. DoubleTap team dives deep to explore the updates of BBTAG, Soulcalibur 6, and many more. Tune into a Special Thanskgiving FGC cast.
#150: Patch Work
Nov 22, 2019 • 73 min
Static and Crashtag go over the incoming exciting patch notes of all the games. So much so that it takes over the show. Find out if your favorite character got buffed or nerfed as we check the notes!
#149: Scream Queen is Mean!
Nov 15, 2019 • 68 min
New trailers drop for SamSho, Mortal Kombat 11, and DBFZ gets the most anticipated character yet. Tekken gets some tweaks added in the latest patch and StaticG gives us the “OK!” on Terry from Smash.
#148: Are you OKAY!?
Nov 7, 2019 • 108 min
Today we take a look at DLC trailers and speculations. Terry Bogard is finally available and we go over Guilty Gear 2020 footage. Ono has some words about other games and random topics this week!
#147: Riot World!
Nov 1, 2019 • 113 min
Quantum Ranger Joins Battle for the Grid, Team Ninja comes at Namco’s Tekken 7, New Hilda Trailer for BBTAG, Dissidia NT new outfits, and more!
#146: Don’t You Want a Rematch?
Oct 26, 2019 • 105 min
Our players explore the teasers and trailers of upcoming content and more leaks. They then recap some hype events and finish up with a mod highlight that will turn some heads. Press start to continue!
#145: Riot Rises to the FGC?
Oct 18, 2019 • 131 min
Riot Games breaks into the FGC, will they regret it? Basara shape shifts into Samurai Spirits. GranBlue gets the last of it’s base roster and should FGC go more team based events?
#144: Basara or Basura?
Oct 11, 2019 • 84 min
Samurai Shodown gets a patch. Is it a Terminator or Jason Voorhees? Find out on this free weekend of MK11 from NRS. Arc Revo is around the corner and we’re hoping for some good news.
#143: FG101
Oct 4, 2019 • 98 min
Terminator shows his true colors, Gogeta arrives on time, Sony calls forth to cross play, Guilty Gears May gameplay, Axel travels to Guilty Gear location and more!
#142: It’s 2AM! GO HOME!
Sep 22, 2019 • 77 min
Crashtag is back with Static as they go over some new footage of DLC, scope an upcoming game, talk about martial arts movies and an upcoming event that’s sure to bring a lot of attention. Join us!
#141: Going for the Gold!!!
Sep 13, 2019 • 79 min
Mezza and Static try to find some gold in 2020. This time the guys peek at what’s to come down the road, discuss some of the new esports directions and share they’re other hobbies. LET’S ROCK!!!
#140: 70 Frames
Sep 6, 2019 • 97 min
Crashtag, Static and Mezza finally meet again and discuss new DLC coming to Smash, patch notes and the latest tournament results. Mezza brings up a new fan game while Static discusses cheap characters.
#139: Support Yo Locals!
Aug 30, 2019 • 65 min
FGC is currently on a slow season in news but we got plenty to talk about. New Spawn renders have been shown and SFL Season drama is on an all time high. How do you start and support your locals?
#138: That is Insane!
Aug 25, 2019 • 92 min
Mezza and StaticGorilla talk about nerfs, new trailers, and the possibility of banning characters in fighters. They also dive into what are their most challenging fighting games.
#137: EVO the Sequel?
Aug 16, 2019 • 92 min
Evo 2019 is done but our coverage of it has not. Mezza has been tagged in by Crash to bring his experience with of Vegas this year.
#136: EVO 2019
Aug 8, 2019 • 106 min
Evo 2019 is over until next year. This matchup was packed full of DLC announcements and hype matches. StaticGorilla gives us the lowdown on his experience in Sin City, FGC style.
#135: Road to Evo 2019
Jul 26, 2019 • 89 min
Static and Crash breakdown the road to EVO 2019 as it gets closer. Leaks, rumors, and announcements are at an all time high as the expectations continue to grow. What will be announced?
#134: Can you smell the EVO?
Jul 13, 2019 • 130 min
With EVO around the corner, will DLC make the deadline? And how do you start a new fighting game? Dive into these topics and share along!
#133: Happy Flash Day!
Jul 5, 2019 • 60 min
Evo is around the corner and we got the scoreboard ready. CEO 2019 has also tapped out with one of the rawest pop-offs in recent MK history. Samurai Shodown initial impressions are good but is there a looming tactic that might take the game to a lame…
#132: Way Of The Sho
Jun 28, 2019 • 78 min
Samurai Shodown Thoughts, Justin X Gamestop returns, Team Liquid teams up with Marvel, Mortal Kombat gets some interesting leaks and more!
#131: Crossing The Finish Line
Jun 14, 2019 • 80 min
Dragon Quest Characters Swing into Smash Ultimate, Banjo Kazooie says hello to Smash Ultimate, Kula makes her first appearance in Dead or Alive 6, Chris G come backs, Bruce Campbell speaks out and more!
#130: Your Soul or Mine?
Jun 7, 2019 • 127 min
Shang Tsung takes souls, Granblue Versus gets heavy in depth talk, Samurai Spirits harvesting 8 frames of lag? Area returns to Fighting Ex Layer, Gears of War live on TBS? and More!
#129: Combo Breaker 2019
May 31, 2019 • 101 min
Ed boon is Kryptic again, Is MVC4 truly in the works, Static returns from Combo Breaker, and mods finally make a comeback.
#128: That Look Like Marvel
May 24, 2019 • 92 min
Yuzuriha can’t be punished, Daigo vs Fuudo in CBT, SonicFox Tier List for MK11, Samurai Spirits Mini Machine & More!
#127: Late Night Match
May 17, 2019 • 69 min
DBFZ DLC is complete, or at least finished being leaked. Samurai Shodown may have the best pre-order bonus in FGC history. Du is helping 3 community members out. How do you find your main?
#126: Let’s Make a Local
May 10, 2019 • 94 min
GT Goku arrives, Combo Breaker Destroys its leader boards, Capcom makes big changes, How to start local and more!
#125: FGC Always Here To Stay
May 3, 2019 • 100 min
Rick Fox thinks of leaving Echo Fox, Shiki Trailer for Samurai Shodown, Evo registration and more!
#124: Behind The Mask
Apr 19, 2019 • 70 min
Capcom releases 16 rom arcade stick?, Dragon Ball Fighter Z glitch madness, Darl Dagger swings her way in, Heavy Mortal Kombat Trailers and More!
#123: Fight For Customs
Apr 12, 2019 • 113 min
Custom Vs Preset Focus Attack Debate, Cetrion vs. Noob Saibot talk, Setsuka possible tease for Soulcalibur6, Samurai Showdown proper graphical update and more!
#122: ASMR Patches
Apr 1, 2019 • 86 min
From broken patches to unhappy NetherRealms fans, Noob Saibot returns, NCR has a surprise ending, Terry Bogard kicks it with the FELX team and more!
#121: No Assists
Mar 22, 2019 • 39 min
Characters on deck for MK11 as the mini Briggs and Kotal show up on Kombat Kast with some sickening new fatalities. Speaking of minis, GT Goku is officially announced, power pole and all. DBFZ is about to change with a slew of buffs coming to all…
#120: TWT 2019 is Back!
Mar 15, 2019 • 76 min
Hot mods!, Tekken World Tour Return, Power Rangers looking pretty powered up, Kotal Khan teaser, Esports charts, and more!
#119: Late-Frames
Mar 8, 2019 • 67 min
Mortal Kombat drops a bomb of a trailer, DOA and Tekken 7 are live with new content and characters. PAX East is gonna have a Shodown people are waiting to get their hands on.
#118: Evo No Melee
Mar 1, 2019 • 86 min
Million Arthur Arcana Blood finds it way to pc, Johnny Cage takes pictures with fans, No frillz podcast is pretty dope, Melee loses its spot to many games at Evo and more!
#117: Core Values
Feb 22, 2019 • 114 min
Everybody has some sweet DLC to show off in the FGC, and we take a look at some core values when promoting a game in this week’s episode.
#116: Mechanics 101
Feb 15, 2019 • 75 min
Joker gets a release this spring alongside a 3.0 update for Smash. Steam database is real, and Ed Boon ain’t showing mercy. Blanka gets a pretty dope birthday present. We go over some Mechanics 101 for this week’s episode of Focus Attack.
#115: Tournament Jitters
Feb 8, 2019 • 96 min
Making your way to your first major that isn’t in familiar territory? Check out the Focus Attack where we breakdown the do’s and don’ts of visiting the FGC worldwide. Some new Kharacters are revealed and a new team under the Victrix banner is shown.
#114: Fading Waves
Jan 31, 2019 • 95 min
Terry Crews possible Mortal Kombat 11 Jax, Piranha Plant Joins smash ultimate, Power Rangers becomes 3v3, Jiren & Videl enter the tournament of power, and more.
#113: Who’s Next?
Jan 17, 2019 • 104 min
Summit of Smash Begins, 8Bitdo Wireless Switch Adapter, Blue Mary Cammy appears, Ronda Rousey plays Mortal Kombat 11, Tekken 7 Round 2 release, and more.
#112: 2 Broken
Jan 14, 2019 • 113 min
Evo Japan 2019 isn’t looking the greatest. Tekken X Street Fighter is apparently still a thing? Witch Doctor’s Big Dame is giving you the lowdown on 2B in Soul Calibur 6 and NeoTengu gameplay is revealed for Dead or Alive 6. Plenty to talk about on this…
#111: New Frames, Same Mixup
Jan 3, 2019 • 73 min
Patch 2019 is live for everyone and it’s bringing some new games with it. Smash Bros. Ultimate is out and it looks like it’s making strides on a divided community. We see Kage creating a new playstyle in SFV and Crash has a slew of new mods to enjoy on…
#110: Rapid Fire
Dec 24, 2018 • 96 min
GranBlue Fantasy becomes a fighting game, Mortal Kombat 11 is finally here, Isabelle summons a lot of knuckles, Kage punches his way to the top, Terry Bogard flexes his buster wolf, and more.
#109: Enter The Fighting Game
Dec 8, 2018 • 97 min
What is considered a fighting game?, The Wobble Returns, Welcome Negan and extras to Tekken 7, Team Ninja’s website really pacts a punch,Visa Rejections for a Capcom pro tour winner, and more!
#108: Burn That Meter
Nov 29, 2018 • 105 min
Laura dresses up as Ivy, Chris T gets the boot from Cygames, DragonBall Fighter Z gets an balance patch/update, Dead Or Alive Character Customization and more!
#107: Happy Thanks FGC
Nov 22, 2018 • 76 min
Redbull Conquest, Kill la Kill Gameplay, more Dead or Alive character reveals, Bandai reups on Dragon Ball Fighter Z deal, and more!
#106: Climax of Night
Nov 15, 2018 • 62 min
The end of the year gets closer, yet the FGC gets more announcements to reach new levels of hype. 2B’s gameplay gets analyzed, and Soul Calibur already received it’s first patch.
#105: Better Late Than 0-2
Nov 8, 2018 • 74 min
Crashtag and StaticGorilla gather up the announcements they missed from last week’s episode. 2B show’s her face in Soul Calibur 6 alongside Ken and Incineroar for Smash Ultimate. Zero returns to the competitive Smash scene and RedBull Finals are happening…
#104: A New Calibur Appears
Oct 25, 2018 • 96 min
Witch Doctors Big Dame sits down with us, Bowsette as Azwel, SonicFox still breaking records, MayFlash Wireless for the switch, Mech costumes for Fang and Juri and more!
#103: Red Bull Conquest
Oct 18, 2018 • 74 min
Red Bull Conquest makes an impression with Crashtag and StaticGorilla. Dead or Alive Festival will have new characters to play with. Some players find a new home with some new esports teams.
#102: Speculation Station
Oct 11, 2018 • 86 min
Street Fighter V fixes one of it’s longest running issues. Esports companies are cutting down on what players are bringing to the table for that sweet, sweet sponsorship. Also Nappa gets a wig on this week’s Mod Hightlights?!?
#101: Tumbleweeds
Oct 4, 2018 • 73 min
Bison becomes a Final Fantasy character, Soul Calibur VI 6 early beta impressions, Smash Ultimate Invitational on TBS, Fighting Ex Layer officially coming to Steam and More!
#100: To Many More
Sep 27, 2018 • 126 min
EPISODE 100 IS finally here! CrashTag can’t control his excitement, Mezza overbooks the documents, Static G has a fresh pair of shades, Android 17 trailer release, Urien becomes Lord Zed, possible cross play between Sony and Microsoft and more.
#99: All Aboaarrd!!!
Sep 20, 2018 • 102 min
Socal Regionals ruins brackets?, SC6 Raphael trailer release, Ultimate Smash gets Animal Crossings Isabelle, War of the Gods: Legends Revealed, Android 17 Announced & More!
#98: Wall To Wall
Sep 13, 2018 • 118 min
Tekken 7 Patch notes, Blazblue Cross Tag Battle Ruby Nerfs, Cervantes Returns to the battle field, Samurai Showdown is no longer lost, Kinetiquettes makes a new statue and More!
#97: So Direct!
Sep 10, 2018 • 113 min
SoCal Regionals security, another Nintendo Direct, Summer Jam 12 hype, Final Round Returns, New Dissidia Character reveal, Raphael and Cervantes at Melbourne Esports Open and More!
#96: More Than a Game
Aug 30, 2018 • 93 min
Tournament Organizers Security increase, Shovel Knight Fighting Game, Dead Or Alive 6 Jiggle Physics return!, Azwel joins SC6 as a bad or good guy? Balrog turns into SF1’s Mike and More.
#95: Light The Fuse
Aug 23, 2018 • 116 min
uYu Romanova says hello!, Tekken 7 Season 2 kicks off Sep. 6th, Ninja wants to give melee $50,000, Dead or alive 6 gets two new characters, Tira announced and more!
#94: Change Of Pace
Aug 16, 2018 • 111 min
WitchDoctorGG’s Big Dame sits down with CrashTag, Victrix Pro Fighting Stick gets some love, Vegeta does 2k damage off assist attack, Tekken 7 Season 2 Full on Payment and More!
#93: Post Evo 2018 Wrap Up
Aug 9, 2018 • 109 min
EVO2018 wrap up, Negan walks his way into Tekken 7, Terry Bogard starts to Flex, Astaroth swings his way with Seong Mi Na in Soulcalibur 6, Cooler sends chills to the people, G towers over everyone but Sagat has a tiger, and much more!
#92: Beyond The Numbers
Jul 26, 2018 • 82 min
Evo Sunday Talk, Base Vegeta & Goku trailer, Voldo comes slicing in SC6, Flex gets a 5,000 dollar pot bonus for evo, KnuckleDu is ghost hunting, Limited Edition Qanba stick & More!
#91: Got Footsies?
Jul 19, 2018 • 99 min
HiFight shows us Footises, Under night gets american release, Soul Calibur 6 & Smash Ultimate to appear at CEO, Red Rapper returns and more!
#90: Ain’t No More Fun
Jul 12, 2018 • 93 min
Arby’s exclusive Soul Calibur 6 art, Rinoa joins Dissidia battlefield, Skullgirls 2nd Encore on the switch, Smash gets a fight stick demo, Competition vs Fun? and more!
#89: Daytonnnaaaaa!!!!
Jul 9, 2018 • 85 min
Characters are revealed for SNK Heroines and Soul Calibur 6. Fighting Ex Layer has some content in store “around” EVO and StaticGorilla is fresh from DAYTONAAAAA!!!!
#88: The Mayor is Sworn In
Jun 28, 2018 • 76 min
Cody Travers takes office and the FGC has thoughts on his political agenda. BlazBlue Tag Battle gets a new patch, and StaticGorilla gives some hints to fellow aspiring World Warriors to what to do in this week’s Focus Attack.
#87: Get Paid in Bison Dollars
Jun 21, 2018 • 69 min
The tumbleweeds of hype are blowing as we get closer to EVO 2018. Some new DLC characters invade BBTAG and CEO is right around the corner. Find out what the FGC is in store for in this week’s episode of Double Tap.
#86: What the Shit Nintendo!?
Jun 18, 2018 • 82 min
E3 hype has hit the FGC, characters, games, and disappointment is in full effect on this week’s episode.
#85: Kool at E3
Jun 7, 2018 • 81 min
Blazblue Tag Battle has officially hit U.S. soil, Maxi has taken the stage, and what are those E3 FGC rumors? Ed Boon hints towards MK11?
#84: Cleaning The Books
May 31, 2018 • 109 min
This weeks episode will cover post Combo Breaker thoughts, Vegito gameplay review, Street Fighter 30th anniversary, SNK Heroines, & Cody returns trailer and More.
#83: It’s about the Community
May 25, 2018 • 79 min
Cell Color Pack mod, Adaptive Gaming Controller, Blazblue Cross Tag Battle New Trailer, Vegito and Fused Zamasu release date, Yoshimistu Trailer & More!
#82: Summit of Popularity
May 17, 2018 • 78 min
Blade Strangers Noko trailer, Capcom 30th Anniversary Tournament Series, Lock Cole announced in Dissida, Blazblue Cross Tag Battle gets hit with data mining and much more!
#81: Where’s The Content?
May 10, 2018 • 80 min
Blazblue Cross Tag is Live, Dragon Ball Fighter Z patch is live, Gunvolt & Cave Story are officially playable characters in Blade Strangers, Swedish Delight gets an OG sponsor and More!
#80: We’re Ramping Up!
May 3, 2018 • 112 min
Vegito Blue announced, Taki returns the Soulcalibur ring, Blazblue Crosstag Early Preorder Beta access, Fighting Ex Layer Version Trailers and More!
#79: Roll call!
Apr 26, 2018 • 130 min
Echofox welcomes Dekillsage, Power Rangers in Dragonball FighterZ, Injustice 2 April patch, Yang gameplay, Faulk break down and more!
#78: Faulk Yeah?
Apr 19, 2018 • 76 min
From Porunga to Faulk trailer, Blazblue Cross Tag in GameStop, E-league, return of King of Fighters 99, and more!
#77: I Can’t Block That
Apr 5, 2018 • 96 min
Guile flash kick combos, Free 300k Zeni in Dragon Ball Fighter Z, Sanane & Hayate join FLEX, Nakkiel joins Panda Global, TeamSpooky getting pretty spooky with the viewers and much more!
#76: That’s Actually Canon!
Mar 30, 2018 • 103 min
DBFZ Infinites, Bardock meets Broly Non-canon?, Najd enters the SNK ring, Capcom gives us the costumes we deserve, Kizzy Kay & Cloud805 find a home at UYU, NJPW’s Naito supports Tekken 7 and more!
#75: Wow Those Viewing Numbers!
Mar 22, 2018 • 84 min
Geralt says, “Hello, Soulcalibur VI!”; Noctis is finally playable; Aegis, Carmine, and Jubei try some tag crossing over; Blastoise blasts his way into Pokken Tournament DX and more!
#74: We are Live!
Mar 16, 2018 • 98 min
Noctis takes arms in Tekken 7, Vayne “Carudas” Solidor Showcase in Dissidia NT, Ares Esports picks up Luffy, Last Hit comedy film starring Justin Wong and more
#73: Word on the Street is…
Mar 8, 2018 • 104 min
Tekken 7 Tour Returns, DarthArma protects you from a turtle, French Bread takes an interview, Dekillsage parts from Critical Reaction, Punk and Panda Global go separate ways, Austin Creed shows off DBFZ skills, and more.
#72: All Hail! (Enter Character)
Mar 1, 2018 • 88 min
Ivy and Zaslamel return, NetherRealsm Winning more awards, Perfect Legend Baiting the community?, Shadow Giest steps into FLEX, Circa Esports turning off the lights, and more.
#71: Capcom Cup 2018 Plans and DLC schemes!
Feb 22, 2018 • 86 min
Capcom Cup Circuit 2018, TMNT finally hits the streets, Chun Li gets a new costume, RWBY’s Blake Belladonna gets a breakdown, Bardock and Broly Announced, Shaq-Fu returns and more.
#70: Animals in Fighting Games
Feb 15, 2018 • 121 min
Interview with Greg “Oreo” Barboza, Herds are Fighting!, Under Night NA PS4 release, TMNT spins into action, Comic book Vegeta color, and more!
#69: Line Up for EVO
Feb 8, 2018 • 101 min
TMNT Injustice 2 Watch Tower, DragonBall FighterZ, De-sync, Santo Domingo Tigers Esports team, and Evo Line up 2018.
#68: EVO Japan 2018
Feb 1, 2018 • 100 min
EVO Japan ups and downs, Kilk, Groh, Nightmare return to SCVI, DBFZ tech month, Dissidia release, Brutal Ace mods & more!
#67: Road to EVO Japan
Jan 25, 2018 • 79 min
From Chicago to Japan, Rising Thunder Community release, No more MVCI unblockables, Majin Android 21 trailer, Kbrad joins Ghost Gaming and more!
#66: 50% Game 50% Your Wallet
Jan 18, 2018 • 93 min
DBFZ Beta issues, Blazblue Cross Tag 20 Character DLC? Aegislash joins Pokken Tournament, SNK Heroines on the switch, Square Enix hints six DLC characters for Dissida and more!
#65: Enchantress is Here
Jan 11, 2018 • 69 min
Enchantress Mix-ups, Hayate EIN breaks down Soulcalibur VI mechanics, Dissidia Pre Launch Event and Brutal Ace welcomes Mileena to SFV & More.
#64: New Year, New Games 2018
Jan 4, 2018 • 98 min
Welcome Ryan “Uchi” Rojas, Dissidia Fantasy teams are revealed, SFV Data Mine, Dragonball Fighter Z at GDQ!
#63: The Future Looks Bright
Dec 28, 2017 • 75 min
SCV young Sophitia, MVCI Unblockables, Community Driven Games, Abigail as the Juggernaut, Tien & Gootenks BreakDown, and More
#62: Just a Little Taste
Dec 21, 2017 • 74 min
Beerus, Hit, Black Goku Join the Roster, DOA takes a bow, Soulcalibur VI Gameplay, Iron Tager slams & Makoto punches her way into Cross Tag.
#61: Dreams Do Come True
Dec 13, 2017 • 91 min
Birdie wins Capcom cup, Atom is released, Fighting Ex Layer beta, SoulCalibur VI Announced Dissida Teasers , Sakura and new characters are fully revealed.
#60: BBQ Pro Tour Time!
Dec 8, 2017 • 79 min
Capcom Pro Tour is here finally, Geese Howard Touch of Death, DBFZ gets Kid Buu, Adult Gohan, Gotenks, We are venom returns and more!
#59: Tis The Season For Patches
Nov 22, 2017 • 119 min
Game Leaks, TMNT join Injustice 2, Noctis Know Lars, Punch Planet isn’t bad, Return of Azrael in CrossTag, Fighting Ex Layer?, Double Tap in Japan!
#58: Mistakes Don’t Go Away
Nov 8, 2017 • 125 min
Hellboy breakdown, KOF New character Najd, SFV Costumes, New Esports Teams and Rumors.
#57: DLC Cash Cow
Oct 25, 2017 • 134 min
CrashTag crunches numbers, Z-pass to expensive?, Weiss Joins Cross Tag, NeoGaf In trouble, and Nappa & Ginyu dynamic entry.
#56: Mezza The World Warrior?
Oct 12, 2017 • 142 min
Cross Tag Battle Ruby Trailer, Tien & Yamcha breakdown, Richard Nguyen wins Soul Stone, Cloud of Darkness Trailer, and More!
#55: Ban the Testers?
Sep 27, 2017 • 133 min
Fchamp wins SoCal Regionals, Raiden enters Injustice 2, Yamcha & Tien revealed, Monster Hunter joins MVCI, Arika Mystery Game brings back Doctorine Dark and More.
#54: Calm Before The Hype?
Sep 13, 2017 • 100 min
Early MVC: Infinite excitement, Black Manta is coming, Menat hits 60 hits, Goku gets a new form, NuckleDu gives winnings to Irma Relief in Florida, and Dissidia gets Final Fantasy 8 boss Ultimecia trailer release.
#53: Teamwork in Fighting Games
Aug 29, 2017 • 98 min
Android 17/18 announced with SSG Blue Goku and Vegeta, NRS Fighter Pack Season 2, Black Manta Gameplay, Tekken 7 Bowling is here, Pokken Tournament DX Demo makes Pikachu, Charizard, and Empoleon playable, Capcom reveals SFV Menat, Focus Attack is Dissidia…
#52: Welcome to the Jam!
Aug 16, 2017 • 113 min
Star Fire released, Jecht announced for Dissidia beta, Arika mystery game gets new character, Smash 4 gets bayonetta intro’s, Tekken 7 passes 1.6mil.
#51: Old is Still Old
Aug 2, 2017 • 92 min
DragonBall FighterZ beta coming soon, Tekken 7’s Eliza gets released, and Randoms get a little wild. Focus attack brings thoughts on releasing old content in a new game.
#50: Fighting Games are Great
Jul 19, 2017 • 104 min
Post Evo Hype! Blazblue Cross Tag Game, HurtboxTV hands out Dissidia beta codes, and Trunks, Piccolo, and Krillin join the DBFighters! Gamora and Jedah arrive in MvCI, Geese Howard Enters the Iron Fist Tournament, and Echo Fox appoints a President.
#49: Road to Evo 2017
Jul 5, 2017 • 93 min
EVO 2017, Arms becoming competitive, Injustice 2 patch notes, Sub Zero Returns July 11th, Rouge picks up Slayer, EchoFox grabs Theo, Tempo Storm invest in Alex Myers, Rise Nation gets the Mayor Smug of Duff City.
#48: Red Cyclone Prevails!
Jun 22, 2017 • 93 min
Redhood, E-League Injustice 2, Dragonball Fighter Z, CEO, Marvel Vs. Capcom Infinite, and more.
#47: Gym, Health, and Game
Jun 7, 2017 • 101 min
Daigo gets healthy, Redhood Revealed, Rebull Proving Grounds gets serious, MVCI showcasing at E3 and CEO, Tekken 7 Release, Punk loses in a money match.
#46: True Loyalty Equals Strength?
May 25, 2017 • 103 min
Bon-chan sticks with Nash, ForeverKing interview, Injustice 2 release hype, Team YP returns to E-sports, and Toonami gets some E-League action.
#45: All Aboard the Hype Train 2017!
May 10, 2017 • 112 min
KVO, Injustice 2 reveals and DLC, KI new Character, MvCI updates, New Focus Attack!
#44: Alliances Truly Repaired
Apr 26, 2017 • 103 min
Brainic is here, return of Joker, Riptor gets an ultimate, Namco/Capcom get more DLC, and WWE Eva Marie joins eLeague.
#43: 0-28 Thuggery E-League Style
Apr 12, 2017 • 99 min
Injustice 2 villains, e-sports thuggery at all time highs, ESRB ratings, and more.
#42: Breakdown City
Mar 29, 2017 • 87 min
Pop offs, Civil War, NRS reveals more, KOF brings back old characters, and Japan Evolution gets a date.
#41: The Temperature Is Rising!
Mar 14, 2017 • 97 min
Final Round XX, Firestorm, Eddie in Tekken, KI Cup, and more.
#40: End of a Beta and DLC Season Begins
Mar 1, 2017 • 70 min
Everyone has DLC, Mezza has some advice from Winterbrawl 11, and Crashtag sees love for fighting games at an anime convention.
#39: Support Each Other, Not Kill Each Other.
Feb 8, 2017 • 70 min
A Divided Community, NRS brings Black Canery , KI Gets ultimate’s, Ironman Mods, and UFC female Sagat appears.
#38: Fighting Game Content. Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop!
Jan 25, 2017 • 86 min
Ed Boon & Injustice 2 release, Tekken 7 Hot Cinematic, Patches, and Random FGC occurrences.
#37: Echo Fox Breaks the Meta
Jan 17, 2017 • 88 min
Echo Fox Grabs Top Players, Injustice 2 release date, Kilgore release, and Arcana Heart 4 Announced.
#36: Tis The Season 2 Change
Dec 28, 2016 • 75 min
Season 2 Street Fighter V, Akuma Talk, Supergirl changes, and lots of Steam fighting game sales.
#35: America Returns to the Top!
Dec 13, 2016 • 80 min
Marvel vs Capcom Infinite, character drops from lots of games, and America Takes Capcom Cup.
#34: Capcom Cup 2016!
Dec 1, 2016 • 72 min
Capcom Cup 2016, Injustice 2 character hints, and more FGC.
#33: The Demon Has Appeared
Nov 17, 2016 • 76 min
Double Tap welcomes OG|LilEvil as a special guest as we discuss Akuma coming to Street Fighter V, Tekken 7 getting a new edition, BlazBlue fixes, and more.
#32: A New Generation Arrives!
Nov 2, 2016 • 78 min
Canada Cup, Crazy Community Mods, and the rise of the next FGC generation.
#31: How can I hold all these Tournaments?!
Oct 19, 2016 • 78 min
SoCal Regionals, street food, and some exciting character and costume reveals.
#30: Rise of ESL
Oct 6, 2016 • 81 min
From professional wrestlers parrying full supers to top players squaring off.
#29: Mix It Up Fighter!
Sep 21, 2016 • 83 min
Rage quitters, matchmaking, and character balancing all in one mashup.
#28: You’re Not on the List
Sep 7, 2016 • 66 min
Smash VIP Rooms and SFV rage quits as CrashTag and Mezza shed light on it all.
#27: Lead By Example
Aug 24, 2016 • 69 min
Mezza and Key hit you with game updates and some heated FGC red tape discussions.
#26: Cricket Time of the Season. Lame.
Aug 10, 2016 • 58 min
Mezza & CrashTag talk new DLC content and about current direction of the industry.
#25: I Miss You, Evo 2016!
Jul 27, 2016 • 79 min
EVO2016, new characters, and a trip to Las Vegas! Mezza & Crashtag break it down.
#24: Pre-EVO 2016
Jul 13, 2016 • 79 min
Hype, Games, and the Strip? Evo is closing in and we talk predictions.
#23: Capcom Strikes Again!
Jun 30, 2016 • 64 min
Key & Mezza talk out dated games being patched, SFV additional add-ons, and CEO.
#22: Hero Time! Suit Up!
Jun 15, 2016 • 75 min
Talk of NRS’s Injustice 2 arrival and SFV’s life span declining and Rise.
#21: C-C-C-Combo Breaker
Jun 2, 2016 • 103 min
Combo Breaker is done, and we have an experience for you to listen to!
#20: Sponsor Central
May 18, 2016 • 73 min
You get a sponsor! You get a sponsor! Everybody is gonna get bodied!
#19: What Team Do You Play For?
May 4, 2016 • 91 min
Pro eSport Team roster pick ups and coach restrictions for EVO.
#18: A Family Man Returns
Apr 20, 2016 • 90 min
The family man returns, and is the FGC heading to PC?
#17: LET’S DISCOVER SOME SH*T!
Apr 5, 2016 • 78 min
March Madness isn’t over for the FGC. Games get a fresh coat of paint.
#16: FGC! All Rise Up!
Mar 2, 2016 • 92 min
SFV, MKX XL, and KI are hot topics this month. Key and Mezza talk dislike and likes.
#15: Set It On Fire
Feb 3, 2016 • 89 min
New year, New problems! Key and Mezza speak openly about the FGC and direction.
#14: DLC to all, and to all a good fight!
Jan 4, 2016 • 115 min
The Double Tap team discuss the progression of the FGC in 2015 and what they expect in the New Year.
#13: Update to Win
Dec 6, 2015 • 75 min
Check in with Key and Mezza as they talk Capcom Cup and updates on FGC.
#12: Climbing Community
Nov 5, 2015 • 102 min
Hot tournaments, party game talk, and heavy community action as some uprising players take on veterans.
#11: New Edition
Oct 6, 2015 • 89 min
While Andres is away the show has picked up a new co-host. Listen in as they talk about the latest from the FGC.
#10: First to 10’s end at 13?
Sep 8, 2015 • 126 min
The beginning of the new FGC season kicks off with a 0-13 beating. Crashtag and Mezza talk updates, patches, Summer Jam 9 and drama in Double Tap #10.
#9: EVO 2015 Special Edition
Aug 7, 2015 • 141 min
Crashtag and Mezza talk EVO 2015 and their predictions for the FGC 2015 season. Also, a special announcement!
#8: Next Gen FGC - Evo Patch Edition
Jul 7, 2015 • 136 min
EVO 2015 is right around the corner. Check out this episode of Double Tap for updates and thoughts on the upcoming major and more.
#7: The REAL Tiger Uppercut
Jun 9, 2015 • 112 min
With game patches and DLC being releases in full swing, the FGC makes it’s push towards the last tournaments until EVO. But sometimes it isnt all fun and games.
#6: Race to the Top
May 7, 2015 • 88 min
MKX, fighting Pokemon, Skull Girls, recent tournaments, and more on Double Tap #6.
#5: March Madness, FGC Style!
Apr 9, 2015 • 127 min
March was a busy month for the FGC. We dive into March’s tournaments and announcements in this episode of Double Tap.
#4: Who’s next? Seriously, who?
Mar 6, 2015 • 144 min
Another week of reveals from Netherealm, fighting with tigers, and how many scantily clad outfits can you have before they get banned at tournaments? Apparently it’s 150.
#3: When’s Smash?
Feb 6, 2015 • 101 min
Officially Kicking off the new year for tournaments with a true bang from the Smash community. That plus some major and minor updates to old fighting games and new, including some adventurous travels to Magfest.
#2: Let Me Sharpen My Hat
Jan 5, 2015 • 93 min
Starting the new year with new game and info release. The holiday break is over and the season starts up again. What’s gonna be in store for the FGC in 2015?
#1: 15 Quesadilla Bombs and Counting
Dec 9, 2014 • 67 min
NEC 15 recap and talk about Street Fighter V.
Double Tap Zero
Nov 12, 2014 • 119 min
Mash Those Buttons presents a podcast tailored exclusively for the FGC.