Tom Becomes a Street Fighter to Battle the Anime

To review Street Fighter Alpha, his life must become Street Fighter Alpha.

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sotyfan16on March 25, 2011 at 10:43 p.m.
Tehe! Funny parody!
UsbCableon March 25, 2011 at 10:54 p.m.
What the hell?! lol  Great video sir.
Beomooseon March 26, 2011 at 1:34 a.m.
This shoulda been on the Happy Hour.
Sacerdos87on March 26, 2011 at 1:52 a.m.
HADOUKEN! video was hilarious. I remember seeing that movie, was so weird, the part where chun li gets her legs split forcefully by that cyborg made me cringe lol. This video makes up for it though, I DEMAND A SEQUEL FOR THIS! Ricky needs his revenge for his hair loss!
BlazeHedgehogon March 26, 2011 at 4:37 a.m.
matti00on March 26, 2011 at 12:02 p.m.
As awesome as this review was, I'm a little disappointed you didn't even attempt a Flash Kick.
blaakmawfon March 26, 2011 at 5:15 p.m.
Excellent. Not all that interested in the subject matter, but that video was great.
teekomeekoon March 26, 2011 at 5:18 p.m.
I tend to avoid anime based on popular games since I really don't expect much out of them. Well, at least the ones that are obviously made just because of the popularity of their gaming counterpart. I'm sure I've watched anime based on a game or something similar and not known it.
I tried Devil May Cry because of my fandom for the series and its characters, but ended up bored - though I did watch four episodes, which I think is most of it anyway. The Xenosaga anime I only saw one episode of before saying "screw this pile." 
Also, this video was great in every way.
Aetheldodon March 26, 2011 at 5:47 p.m.
Good job Tom , this was hilarious .... anime flicks of fighting games are always the same x or y organization is stealing the fighters data (or rather fighting style and stats) to either make an army of super robots / or create the greatest fighter , it is only a matter of watching your fav character duke it out against some one else in animation.
ImperiousRixon March 26, 2011 at 9:07 p.m.
This video has pulled me out of my dormancy on Anime Vice.  Great job, Tom. 
I totally agree about fighting games being difficult to adapt because of their minimalist storylines.  It's hard to fill in those gaps when the game itself has so little that can be considered "canon". 
Not to mention that everybody has their favorite fighters, and to give each character an equal share of the spotlight so that nobody feels cheated is almost impossible.  Somebody's always going to feel cheated.
nVisionon March 26, 2011 at 9:48 p.m.
Well done good sir, well done.
Addfwynon March 27, 2011 at 3:29 a.m.
Mezmeroon March 27, 2011 at 9:37 a.m.
Come on a little kid can't beat Zangief!  I don't think I liked any of Street Fighter animated stuff.  Speaking as a fighting game fan I know they don't exactly focus on great stories.  They often make for poor features regardless of how great the game is.  The Fatal Fury movies were kind of cool but they needed a better soundtrack.  The King of Fighters Another Day showed promise but it needed a harder focus on action and an older era of games to pull characters from.  Tekken was simply horrendous.  
If I had to recommend any fighting game feature it would be NIght Warriors Darkstalkers' Revenge.  Again, lacks a really fleshed out story but it has an amazing attention to detail in the fighting choreography.  It ends up looking both slick and true to the games.  I know there are copyrights to infringe but I need clips of the movie in the video to remind me how bad it was.  You should try jump kicking next time.
sickVisionz moderator on March 27, 2011 at 12:29 p.m.
@liquidswords said:
" @Tom_Pinchuk: 
  This was awesome! "
Post of the week right here.
buhssuhton March 27, 2011 at 2:15 p.m.
soon or later, tom will run out of ideas for his hairstyle 
Death_Unicornon March 27, 2011 at 6:18 p.m.
Nice Mohawk!
paisan13on March 28, 2011 at 4:01 a.m.
Great clip!! ^_^
dvorakon March 28, 2011 at 10:46 a.m.
Hahaha, great job. I love these creative reviews.
zaldaron March 28, 2011 at 10:15 p.m.
@buhssuht: I don't know the man has consistently suprized me with his creativity (reviewing a show in the sauna and now this...) and that is hard to do.
Sonata moderator on March 31, 2011 at 9:47 a.m.
Ughh hated the Street Fighter Alpha movie, the first one was way better. Though its far better than Art of FightingXP
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