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Happy Birthday Jet Li!

Happy Birthday Jet Li!

Happy Birthday Jet Li, he turns 51 today! Born on this day in 1963 in Beijing, China, his real name is Li Lianjie. He's very accomplished, not only is he a Chinese film actor, he's also a film producer, martial artist, wushu champion and philanthropist. After a few years of intensive training he won his first ...

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Kung-Fu Kingdom MMA fight promotion!

Kung-Fu Kingdom MMA fight promotion!

With Bruce Lee's digital avatar stepping into the Octagon in the upcoming video game "EA Sports UFC", along with the anticipation for the new MMA-themed action film "Tapped Out" (which held its premiere on April 23rd in London, Ontario), KFK has received an increasing number of requests from readers to supply coverage ...

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Street Fighter IV showdown and much more!

Street Fighter IV showdown and much more!

As the release of the long-awaited web-series "Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist" approaches, fans have been given something to sink their teeth into that's better than any trailer they could ever hope for! In truth, it be ever been than the series itself. Sure, "Assassin's Fist" may finally be the moment for "Street ...

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Kings of Kung Fu game launches Kickstarter!

Kings of Kung Fu game launches Kickstarter!

Have you ever found yourself pondering how cool it would be to see Bruce Lee take on his own teacher Ip Man? Or if Gordon Liu could have a sparring match with Tony Jaa? How about if the late Karate master Jim Kelly could challenge Jet Li's Tai Chi skills? Or if the queen of 70's fighting females Angela Mao could pit ...

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Martial Arts Movie Roundup

Martial Arts Movie Roundup

There’s certainly no denying that the hype surrounding “The Raid 2: Berandal” couldn’t be bigger! Following their initial collaboration with “Merantau”, Gareth Evans and Iko Uwais took the world by storm and set a new modern standard for martial arts movies with “The Raid: Redemption”. With the ball in their court ...

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Jackie Chan’s Birthday Party!

Jackie Chan’s Birthday Party!

Kung-Fu Kingdom Exclusive! Regular Kung-Fu Kingdom contributor Glen Stanway was lucky enough to join Asian action superstar Jackie Chan for his 60th birthday celebrations in China! As a practitioner and coach of Chin Woo kung fu, I have trained in the Far East many times over the last twenty years, visiting ...

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New Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist teaser arrives!

New Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist teaser arrives!

Yesterday, April 11th arrived at last, and with it, the wide release of "The Raid 2" in the U.S. and U.K. However, as tempting as it may be to bolt straight for the nearest multiplex, you're going to want to set aside at least a few minutes today to check out the new Ryu-centric teaser trailer for the upcoming ...

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Happy Birthday Steven Seagal!

Happy Birthday Steven Seagal!

Happy Birthday Steven Seagal! He's the chef who could, from Under Siege, batter eggs with nothing but a cheesy line of dialogue; he turns 62 today! Back in the 80s he seemed to be in a new action movie every other week so my brother and I would happily spend all of our pocket money to see him do "stuff" to the bad ...

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Bruce Lee as a playable character in UFC videogame!

Bruce Lee as a playable character in UFC videogame!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y9keNVYmERI Bruce Lee changed the world of martial arts in countless ways, breaking down cultural barriers between the East and West and influencing an entire generation of martial artists in his own time and after his death, all the way up to today. One of the major contributions to ...

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Happy Birthday Jackie Chan!

Happy Birthday Jackie Chan!

Happy Birthday Jackie Chan! Today he turns...60! Born on this day in 1954 Jackie has risen to be a truly global superstar pleasing audiences the world over with his unique brand of martial arts action cinema, humour and slapstick. He's influenced not only us as an audience but also many actors, martial artists and ...

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The Raid 2 Gang War deleted scene released!

The Raid 2 Gang War deleted scene released!

As it turns out, a deleted scene from the film has been released online that gives fans who couldn't make the sneak peek showings of the film a taste of what's to come. And let be it said that if this Raid 2 gang war deleted scene is any indication the film is most definitely NOT a movie for children or people who ...

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