Street Fighter Series News


Street Fighter 5 will have its third beta on December 18

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 06, 2015 9:07pm PST

Yoshinori Ono wrapped up this year's Capcom Cup by revealing a few new Street Fighter 5-related news bits, including a date for the game's next open beta.


F.A.N.G. rounds out the Street Fighter V roster at PlayStation Experience

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 05, 2015 10:36am PST

The final launch character for Street Fighter V was revealed at PlayStation Experience. He's Bison's newest second-in-command, the gangly F.A.N.G.


"Very nice, he reminds me of Gen but smoother, which is cool. Sure part of me thinks just make ..."

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Shack Reels: Shack's Arcade Corner: Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo

By Daniel Perez, Dec 02, 2015 1:30pm PST

Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo is one of Capcom's quirkiest, yet extremely addictive, experimental games using its iconic Street Fighter characters.


"It never came to steam. They announced it was coming and then never did :( "

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Street Fighter 5 beta reveals Ken and Ryu-focused tutorial mode

By Daniel Perez, Nov 05, 2015 7:38am PST

Both Ken and Ryu have a long history together, and it appears we'll be taking part in some of it in Street Fighter 5's tutorial mode.


Street Fighter 5 characters could include Urien, Alex, Guile, Ibuki, and more

By Daniel Perez, Oct 26, 2015 9:02am PDT

According to dataminers, we could be in for quite a varied roster of fighters in Street Fighter 5.


"Nice :) I wasn't going to say anything in case I would get laughed at, cool I am glad I am not ..."

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PSA: Street Fighter 5 beta rolling out phase one characters today

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 24, 2015 4:10pm PDT

The second Street Fighter V beta was meant to close off the characters from the first one. But Capcom is in a giving mood and still appearing remorseful for the connectivity issues from last time, so it is rolling out the phase one characters one-by-one.


Ultra Street Fighter 4 dresses up for Halloween with Horror Costumes next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 20, 2015 11:33am PDT

Ultra Street Fighter 4 is giving its roster new Halloween horror costumes next week. That's quite the treat! As for how much they cost, well, that's the trick.


Street Fighter 5's new Brazilian fighter is Laura, not Blanka

By Daniel Perez, Oct 02, 2015 6:34am PDT

Capcom has teased the inclusion of a Brazilian fighter in Street Fighter 5, and today, we're learning she's a completely new character, although she shares some similarities to Blanka.


"Fighters in real life are not generally muscled like body builders. These games have always ..."

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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.