Last year, I decided to give my gift to the world, in the form of a retrospective on now-obscure video game mascot characters and their games. Now, I’ve decided to take you all back to that “Land of Misfit Mascots”, for a look at some OTHER forgotten characters that I didn’t get to (see: bother with) last time around. So in the words of 90s animated Sonic the Hedgehog, “Let’s Do It To It!”
If you are a fighting game enthusiast, you’ve probably thought about it more than once, amazed by the flashy fireballs and super combos in Street Fighter or the juggling system in Tekken, or the counter mechanics in Dead or Alive. Whatever fighting game inspired you, you want to do one – and you are not alone, you know it.