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Street Fighter 5 stress tests on PS4 will run this Tuesday and Wednesday

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 24, 2015 10:24am PDT

It's not quite time for a new beta just yet, but Street Fighter V will run its stress test in North and South America this Tuesday and Wednesday on PS4.


Street Fighter 5 beta regional stress test kicks off today with more to come

By Daniel Perez, Aug 20, 2015 8:31am PDT

Capcom has started a regional stress test for its beta for Street Fighter 5 with more tests expected to happen if it goes according to plan.


"Looks like even with Mercury, you still can't get the Shack without ads. "

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Street Fighter 5 beta update may hint at possible relaunch [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Aug 14, 2015 7:02am PDT

Capcom has updated the Street Fighter 5 beta client today offering a number of improvements, which could mean we may be seeing its relaunch soon.


Resident Evil 2 Remake gets the green light from Capcom

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 12, 2015 10:33am PDT

Remakes are the major hotness right now in the Resident Evil world. Now it's time to add Resident Evil 2 to the list of RE remasters, as producer Yoshiaki "H" Hirabyashi has announced that a remake has been given the go-ahead by Capcom.


Mega Man Legacy Collection release date announced

By Daniel Perez, Aug 05, 2015 8:29am PDT

Want to play all six classic Mega Man games on your PC, PS4, or Xbox One? You won't have to wait too long as the game is launching pretty soon.


"I've always played the Mega Man games with minimal use of special abilities. So they never get ..."

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Vega claws his way into Street Fighter 5

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 03, 2015 8:24am PDT

It's just not a Street Fighter party unless Bison brings along his Shadaloo cronies and it looks like Vega will be the first of those to make the jump into Street Fighter V.


"This one with Kumail from Silicon Valley is fantastic: ..."

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PSA: Street Fighter 5 beta begins on PlayStation 4 tonight [Update: beta extended]

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 23, 2015 5:00pm PDT

For PS4 owners that have pre-ordered their copy of Street Fighter V, their beta begins tonight at 6PM PT.


"Now if it does happen on launch day, then there's a huuuuuge problem."

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EVO 2015: Street Fighter 5's Peter 'Combofiend' Rosas and Matt Dahlgren talk the tournament scene

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 21, 2015 11:00am PDT

Hours after the Street Fighter V panel took place at EVO 2015, Shacknews had the opportunity to catch up with Community Manager/Associate Producer Peter 'Combofiend' Rosas and Director of Marketing and eSports Matt Dahlgren to discuss how the game will evolve from a tourname...


"unfortunately, you can't emulate that. It's extremely technical. With Street Fighter V, we're ..."

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Street Fighter 5 debuts wild-haired warrior Necalli

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 19, 2015 6:41pm PDT

Prior to tonight's Street Fighter V EVO 2015 finals, Capcom had a special announcement to make in the form of the latest addition to Street Fighter V.


"More like Yamazaki if he could actually succumb to the Riot of the Blood with a little Freeman ..."

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EVO 2015: Street Fighter 5 will switch to in-game currency model over DLC

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 18, 2015 2:45pm PDT

As the action continued inside the convention halls, Capcom held a panel during Evo 2015's second day to reveal some more information on the upcoming Street Fighter V. That includes leaving one of their more standard business practices behind and switching to in-game currenc...


Street Fighter 5 producer teases Blanka reveal with Brazil stage inclusion

By Daniel Perez, Jul 08, 2015 12:06pm PDT

Street Fighter series producer Yoshinori Ono has confirmed Street Fighter 5 will feature a stage in Brazil, while also teasing Blanka's upcoming reveal.


E3 2015: Playing the Mega Man Legacy Collection with producer Rey Jimenez

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 07, 2015 3:30pm PDT

There's skepticism behind the latest Mega Man 8-bit compilation, but producer Rey Jimenez makes a solid case for the upcoming Mega Man Legacy Collection to both myself and Shacknews Showcase's Andrew Zucosky during a hands-on demo at E3 2015.


"I'm torn. $15 is almost the perfect asking price for these 6 games ($10 seems more reasonable, ..."

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Street Fighter 5 beta kicks off July 23 on PS4; Characters and stage list revealed

By Daniel Perez, Jul 07, 2015 9:08am PDT

Capcom has announced the PlayStation 4-exclusive beta for Street Fighter 5 is taking place later this month and have detailed what characters and stages players can fight across.


Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate free DLC lineup for July announced

By Daniel Perez, Jul 02, 2015 7:36am PDT

Capcom has announced what new content hunters will be receiving this month.


Street Fighter 5 invades Six Flags parks this summer with playable demos, tournaments

By Daniel Perez, Jul 01, 2015 8:26am PDT

Capcom is teaming up with Six Flags Entertainment Corp. to allow park attendees the chance to play Street Fighter 5 prior to its release in spring 2016.


"I really want to know how many setups there are before making the trip and buying a ticket :("

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