Street Fighter Series News


Street Fighter 5's Hot Ryu acting like Laura & R. Mika is Internet gold

By Daniel Perez, Feb 29, 2016 10:34am PST

Hot Ryu has never looked any hotter!


"in the pc version you can switch the skins on the different players and they do all the other ..."

- wtf242 see all 8 comments

Street Fighter 5 suffers from disappointing PC sales in its first week

By Daniel Perez, Feb 25, 2016 7:46am PST

A little over 100,000 sales for a new Street Fighter game? That can't be good.


"the only part.... Id have been really disappointed if I bought the game for its current price in ..."

- godm0de see all 37 comments

Capcom offers update on unstable Street Fighter 5 servers

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 23, 2016 3:16pm PST

Street Fighter V is not quite as fixed as Capcom previously hoped and is now offering an update to the game's users.


Street Fighter 5 servers going down today for scheduled maintenance [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Feb 22, 2016 12:39pm PST

Tap into your inner Birdie and go for a big meal during the server downtime.


Street Fighter 5: Things to Know Going In, According to Chatty and ShackFighter

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 22, 2016 12:00pm PST

Many of our Chatty posters have been diving into Street Fighter V since the game's release last week. Today, Shacknews picks some of their brains to get into the big differences from other Street Fighter games, as well as learn a few general advice nuggets for newcomers.


"Just an FYI. In regards to the stuff I was saying about Laura, it's her jab elbow pressure , ..."

- bcyde see all 2 comments

Street Fighter 5 Arcade Mode being considered

By Daniel Perez, Feb 22, 2016 8:55am PST

You would think this would have been a day-1 game mode, right?


"I don't know who's to blame. I'd guess Capcom for doing the online service entirely on their own ..."

- pyide see all 20 comments

Final Score: Street Fighter 5

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 19, 2016 12:00pm PST

Street Fighter V has arrived and Shacknews is scouring the internet for the best reviews to help those that may have their quarter halfway into the slot. Is it time to Rise Up? Or what are you standing up for?


Street Fighter 5 matchmaking issues said to be fixed; Capcom still addressing UI and replay issues

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 18, 2016 5:02pm PST

Capcom has offered an update on server issues for Street Fighter V, noting that outstanding matchmaking bugs have been resolved in both Casual and Ranked modes.


Chattycast 83: Down Right Fierce

By Steve Watts, Feb 18, 2016 12:00pm PST

For you, the day the Chattycast was recorded was the most important day of your life. But for us, it was Wednesday.


Street Fighter 5 characters looked very different in their concept art

By Daniel Perez, Feb 18, 2016 7:16am PST

Ryu looked even hotter. Is that even possible?!


Shadaloo Strikes Back: 5 Burning Questions Following Street Fighter 5's Story Mode

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 17, 2016 11:00am PST

Capcom is preparing a full Cinematic story expansion for Street Fighter V later this year, but in the meantime, each of the game's individual characters have their own stories to tell that will lead to this massive clash in the summer. Shacknews takes a look at five major qu...


"Ryu obviously deals the Satsui no Hado as in SFIII it makes no appearance and isn't even ..."

- DandySlayer see all 2 comments

Capcom reveals Street Fighter 5 server status, upcoming PC features, and more

By Daniel Perez, Feb 17, 2016 6:33am PST

This must be Shadaloo's doing.


"At the moment theyve simply said "March" so who knows when thatll be"

- eeeealmo see all 19 comments

Street Fighter 5 server issues cause Capcom to bring them down at 7pm PST

By Daniel Perez, Feb 16, 2016 7:02pm PST

Don't expect to be able to play Street Fighter V online for a couple of hours this evening.


Street Fighter 5: Breaking Down Story Mode to Deduce the 2nd Wave of DLC Fighters

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 16, 2016 12:00pm PST

Street Fighter V's Story Mode is about more than telling each individual character's tale. These stories are laden with cameos, many of which should offer an idea of who's joining the fight in the future.


"I'd love to see Sean return from Street Fighter 3. It turns out he's the younger brother of ..."

- Daniel_Perez see all 2 comments

Shack Reels: Street Fighter V: F.A.N.G.'s Story Opening

By Shack Staff, Feb 15, 2016 9:00pm PST

We recommend you don't go shaking F.A.N.G.'s hand. Trust us on this one.