Author Archives: MarkMan

Mad Catz’ NEW Range of Street Fighter V Products

SFV_1200x628_Facebook-PostHappy 2015! It’s been over a year since our last post here on SDTECHIN. Apologies as our team (if there are any left) have been quite busy with real life obligations (work, being a family man, etc.). BUT! Have you heard the news? Mad Catz has announced their entire range of Street Fighter V products. You can check them out at the link below!

2014 Holiday Shopping Guide for Arcade Sticks!

SDTECHIN_GIFT_GUIDEHappy Holidays! I know it’s been awhile since we’ve posted up any arcade stick related news, but we’re BACK and now is a good time to be an arcade stick fan! This post is a collected listing of all the available arcade sticks & stores that have awesome products in stock for the holiday season! Click below for all the goods!

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INSANE Mad Catz Deal for CURLEH MUSTACHE SOUTH!

Mad Catz has an amazing deal going on right now for the Mad Catz FightStick PRO and FightStick KE! Click below for the links and promo deals!

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Mad Catz’s special promo code ‘CURLEH’ gives you $50 OFF and FREE GROUND SHIPPING for US customers! Here are direct links to the products:

Mad Catz Announces NEW TE2 FightSticks for Ultra Street Fighter IV!

ULTRA_SFIV_TE2_HEADER_DUALJust earlier today, Mad Catz Japan announced their latest collaboration with Capcom in the form of the Ultra Street Fighter IV Arcade FightStick Tournament Edition 2! Two models were detailed, one for the Xbox 360 and one that is compatible with both PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4! Currently only slated for a Japan release, but Mad Catz did mention they are working on bringing it out to other markets. Click below for all the info!

PhreakMods Unveils the TE2 Crossbone for Mad Catz TE2 Xbox One FightSticks!

04142014_TE2_XBONEOne of the FGC’s resident tech inventors, Phreakazoid, has just unveiled his latest product! The TE2 Crossbone is a new solution for Mad Catz Arcade FightStick TE2 owners that allows them to easily modify their existing TE2 PCB and piggy back it to other boards (like the Akishop PS360+), allowing compatibility to a vast array of past and present gaming consoles! Click below for the full report from Phreakazoid himself on SRK’s Tech Talk Forums!

eTokki Omni Arcade Stick Rev. 5 Coming Soon!

eTokki_Omni_Rev_5_622x320Ryan “Laugh” Ahn and eTokki recently announced that “Revision 5″ of their much-vaunted Omni arcade stick is now up for pre-order. This latest version brings with it improvements to the ruggedness of the case’s already proven design, including a revised metal fabrication process that allows for a stronger, tighter case construction. Click below for more details!

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Mad Catz FINAL ROUND XVII FightStick Sale!

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Mad Catz just announced an awesome sale for FINAL ROUND XVII weekend! For North American customers, you can use the coupon code ‘FINALROUND’ to get $30 OFF the Mad Catz Arcade FightStick PRO and Arcade FightStick KE – Korean Edition! This brings the grand total to $100 (prior to shipping) and a great deal for anyone looking for a new stick! For full details on their promo & support of Final Round, check out the link below!

UPDATE: Donation Drive Continues! Thank YOU!

IMG_3516We apologize for the delay in announcing the winners of the donation drive that we started in January! We recently got notice from our good friends Katsuhiro Harada & Michael Murray from the TEKKEN Project Team, that they’d be sending over some extra goods for us to offer as incentive prizes during the donation drive! For all the latest details please check this post linked below!

JAEPO 2014: HORI X TAITO Team Up For Arcades!

HORI_TAITOOur friends at ArcadeShock are over at JAEPO 2014 right now and were able to confirm a NEW partnership between Hori & Taito that is sure to make arcade fans excited! Taito announced that their Vewlix arcade cabinets will now have the option of being equipped with Hori premium arcade parts, the Hayabusa lever & kuro buttons! Check out more pics by clicking below!

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Tech Time Machine! TGS 2005 & SLS’ A-Stick!

techtimemachine_001One of SDTECHIN’s new feature columns is a look back to yesteryear as we kick it to 88 miles per hour and take a look at treasures from the past. This is Tech Time Machine! Today’s feature is on Tokyo Game Show 2005 and the products shown off by SLS, better known as Sega Logistics Service! Click below for the full scoop! Continue reading