Could Street Fighter X Tekken have worked on the Nintendo Wii?

Street Fighter v Tekken‘As popular as Street Fighter X Tekken was back in the early 10’s there would be some people who would probably agree with the fact that Street Fighter X Tekken may not have worked for the Nintendo Wii.  When it comes down to crossover fighting titles the Nintendo Wii already had Tatsunoko vs Capcom which was released back in 2008.  However, when it  comes down to popularity in relation to video games first and third person shooter video games seemed like they were more popular in the late 00’s and the early 10’s especially for the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3. There are some who would argue that if Street Fighter X Tekken was a Wii exclusive the game may have sold over one million units worldwide back in 2012.

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However, when it comes down to graphics and quality having a Wii port of Street Fighter X Tekken may not have been quite as good as the PS3 or the Xbox 360.  But when it came down to fighting games Street Fighter X Tekken was definitely a game that the Wii needed more than the PS3 or the Xbox 360 back in the early 10’s.  But when in regards to popularity the Nintendo Wii was not quite on the same level as the PS3.  Since Nintendo started featuring more family friendly titles on the Wii there is a decent chance that Street Fighter X Tekken may not have done as well on the Wii console as it did on the PS3 or the Xbox 360 as far as sales are concerned.

Was the Xbox 360 a more successful game console than the PS3?

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When it comes down to video game consoles the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3 are two of the most popular video game consoles of the mid to late 00’s and the early 10’s.  In terms of which game console is popular really depends on who you ask.  But in terms of which game console sole more there are many people who would give the slight edge to the Xbox 360.  The Xbox 360 had reportedly sold over 84 million units would wide while the PS3 had managed to do over 83 million.  Despite, the standard 20 GB version of the PS3  game averaging around $499 this console had still managed to  impress in terms of sales within eight years before the release of the PlayStation 4 in 2013.

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If the standard 20 GB version of the PlayStation 3 was $100 cheaper following its release back in 2006 then the game console could have possibly surpassed the Xbox 360. In terms of which game console had better visuals is debatable there are many who  probably give the Xbox 360 the slight edge over the PlayStation 3 in relation overall success regarding  sales.

Will we ever see a sequel for Child of Light?

One of the more interesting RPG titles that we have seen in the past few years was Child of Light which was developed by Ubisoft and released back in 2014 for multiple game consoles.  Child of Light was probably one of the most creative RPG titles of 2014 for a variety of reasons including its artwork, gaming mechanics along with the storyline which a great job with character development as far the main protagonist Aurora is considered.  


The idea of having a side scroller along  game that utilizes an active time battle system is something that many people can easily get into. If Ubisoft ever made a Child of Light 2 they should maintain the same elements that made the original an enjoyable gaming experience while trying making the in game mechanics more slightly more advanced but not too difficult.  While Child of Light is considered to be a good platform/RPG it has the potential to evolve into one of the best gaming series of the 10’s decade.  

Retro Gaming- Gears of War 2: (2008)

Gears of War 2

When it comes down to third person shooter titles of the 00’s one of the most memorable titles to emerge from that decade was Gears of War 2.   Gears of War 2 was developed  by Epic games and released back in 2008 for the Xbox 360.  There were so many cool things about Gears of War 2 such as the online multiplayer modes along with the fact that the game utilized the Unreal Engine 3 similar to its prequel which was released November 2006.  The has an interesting story revolving around the COG army sending Delta Force members to stop the plot of the Locust Horde.  The Delta Force must not only destroy a huge Riftworm which is responsible for destroying cities but they also come across Lambent forces who are warring against the Locusts as well.

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While Gears of War 2 had awesome gameplay and graphics for the Xbox 360 the cliffhanger ending was one of the few things that made people anxious for the release of Gears of War 3 which was released back in September 2011.  Since its release Gears of War 2 has managed to sell over 6 million units worldwide on the Xbox 360 making the game a huge commercial success.  For those who owned the Xbox 360 Gears of War was a third person shooter game that was unforgettable.   For those who are into the military science fiction genre of gaming Gears of War 2 is a game that should one should play if they still own an Xbox 360.

Was Street Fighter V a better game than Super Street Fighter IV?

There are many people who are fans of the Street Fighter series who have different opinions about which game was better.   When Street Fighter V was first released many people ragged on the game since the game since it was rushed.  But ever since Capcom included all of the features that were intended to be in Street Fighter V such as new characters and cinematic cutscenes some people believe that it’s one of the best titles in the entire series.

When the original Super Street Fighter IV title Capcom gave us the finished version of the game with all of the characters along with an exciting online multiplayer mode.  When Super Street Fighter IV was first released it seemed like it gained more mainstream attention back in 2010 then Street Fighter V did 2016.  While Street Fighter IV featured a large roster of classic characters from the II and Alpha series Street Fighter V was probably one of the first games in the series to have a campaign mode that resembled an actual movie. 

Should Mortal Kombat X be ported for the Nintendo Switch?

Ever since, Mortal Kombat X was released back in April 2015 many people have been waiting to see a potential sequel for the game itself.  However, there are some who wonder whether or not the game should be ported for the Nintendo Switch.  In terms of sales Mortal Kombat X has done great for the PlayStation 4 since it managed to hit over 3 million units worldwide.  Also, for the Xbox One the game has managed to sell over 1 million units worldwide.


While we wait for a potential release for Mortal Kombat XI from Netherealm Studios it would be cool to see one of the best fighting games from 2015 ported for the Nintendo Switch.  

Does backwards compatibility compensate for the price of the Xbox One X?

The expected release price for the Xbox One X is $499 for November in 2017.  While some might argue that the price for the Xbox One X is out outrageous the fact that its backwards compatibility with older Xbox games from previous generations is something that would definitely make people want to buy the console itself.  Especially, considering the fact that Sony is not too big on backwards compatibility regarding their game consoles such as the PS4.


In some ways making the Xbox One X backwards compatible with older games from previous Xbox console makes console itself more appealing in the eyes of gamers. However, if people decide to stick with the Xbox One which is also backwards compatible it could potentially hurt the overall sales of the Xbox One X along with brand new titles which would be exclusive for that console in particular.