Have you seen the DLC characters online?

#1 Posted by drac96 (654 posts) -

My brother was just playing X Tekken and all of a sudden he was yelling at me that he was fighting Blanka. I didn't believe him at first, but it turned out to be true. In my surprise I snapped an awesomely bad picture with my phone. In retrospect a video would have been a better choice.

Anyways, I was just wondering if anyone else has fought these characters online? I know they're being unlocked through hex editing and such, but I didn't think they'd be playable online. Here's the awful picture.

#2 Edited by TechHits (1353 posts) -

This just became a whole new world of bad for Capcom.

Also this is awesome!

#3 Posted by Bestostero (2758 posts) -

did they seem completed? lol

#4 Posted by TechHits (1353 posts) -

@drac96: you should send this image with that story to event hubs or SRK, cuz this is kinda a big deal.

#5 Posted by Vonocourt (2107 posts) -

This is really bad, I'm not capable to fully express why it's bad right now. But it is.

#6 Posted by WilltheMagicAsian (1543 posts) -

So I'm assuming there's some kind of flag that shows if you've unlocked the characters or not in your save file? I don't think this is a JTAG playing online, since those get banned pretty quick and I don't think the PS3 "jailbreak" has any online capabilities anymore.

#7 Posted by drac96 (654 posts) -

This was on 360, because that's where my brother plays. He did seem completed. I'm mainly mad I didn't get video, because he did his super. The guy was actually pretty good with him too, he almost got a perfect.

It's just like all the hacked videos of the characters out there. They don't have their correct names, because they're being chosen in an odd way from the character select screen. I believe he had Vega's name before the match started.

#8 Posted by Petiew (1278 posts) -
@drac96: I think recent matches are stored in your replays for a while before they're replaced, so you should be able to go in and find the video if you want to see it again.
#9 Posted by drac96 (654 posts) -

@Petiew: You're correct. We checked to see if it was still there a little while ago, but he had already played too many matches. The gameplay is out there already though, so I'm not too upset about it.

#10 Posted by Bestostero (2758 posts) -
#11 Posted by AngelN7 (2959 posts) -

Wow this is bullshit I don't care that they hack them but using them online before anyone else and don't get a ban for it? like seriously do they ban jailbreak Xboxs anymore? a friend of mine keeps braggin about how he has like 200 games all of them pirated copies and plays in Xbox live with them.

#12 Posted by James_Giant_Peach (751 posts) -

Yep I saw a Jack, the guy playing him totally sucked though so it was all good.

#13 Posted by wigg (51 posts) -

I saw lei and Guy on a stream, but the person using them god bodied. So I couldnt really get a sense of what they were like.

#14 Posted by CL60 (16906 posts) -

Good job capcom. "high fives"

#15 Posted by SuperWristBands (2265 posts) -

I was looking at that picture before reading the text and wondering to myself who the DLC character was in it lol. So many characters for me to remember and I haven't been playing much because of ME3.
 
This guy seems pretty smart though. I wouldn't want to pay $20 for Sakura and 11 other characters who I'll never use...

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