Street Fighter Series News


Street Fighter 5 welcomes Zangief back with new trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 01, 2015 8:28am PDT

Just because he's bad guy, does not mean he's 'bad guy.' In fact, Zangief looks pretty good in this latest trailer for Street Fighter V, showing off his wrestling arsenal and his ability to absorb punishment.


"Oh man, Zangief looks fantastic in SFV! Awesome detail and animation."

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Street Fighter 5 PC requirements revealed as next beta looms

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 22, 2015 12:58pm PDT

There's another Street Fighter V beta coming soon and this one will include PC users, so Capcom has released the PC system requirements to help prepare those players.


"Even though the PS4 basically has a Radeon 7870, it seems ports usually require a better card to ..."

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TGS 2015: Street Fighter 5 brings back Karin and introduces the Capcom Fighters Network

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2015 12:45am PDT

Another new character is entering into the Street Fighter V arena, with Capcom revealing that Karin Kanzuki will make her return from Street Fighter Alpha 3.


"They sure are introducing all the characters I never heard of! "

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Street Fighter 5 - Hands-on with R. Mika and Necalli at GameStop Expo

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 07, 2015 8:00am PDT

The Street Fighter V beta has come and gone, but not all of the revealed characters were available to play. That's why Shacknews went over to this year's GameStop Expo to try out R. Mika and Necalli.


"see how out of the loop I am? I am still disappointed that I never mastered the more difficult ..."

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Street Fighter 5 Collector's Edition, retailer-exclusive pre-order costumes revealed

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 31, 2015 10:10am PDT

Capcom has revealed the upcoming Collector's Edition set to release for Street Fighter V. And while the usual DLC model looks to be going away, retailer-exclusive pre-order costume DLC does not.


"Also, I agree. Day 1 purchase, but probably not pre-purchase unless GMG has a crazy discount "

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Street Fighter 5 tags in R. Mika from SF Alpha 3

By Daniel Perez, Aug 27, 2015 8:49am PDT

Get ready for some high-flying action as Street Fighter Alpha 3's R. Mika will be a playable fighter in Street Fighter 5.


"Dude I was born READY! :) I am pumped! Haddddoooooookkkkkeeeennnnnnnnnnnnnn!"

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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.


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.