Street Fighter Series News


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.


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.


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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E3 2015: Street Fighter 5 welcomes Birdie and Cammy to the fight

By Daniel Perez, Jun 15, 2015 6:34pm PDT

Capcom is offering some additional information in regards to its upcoming fighter, Street Fighter 5.


E3 2015: Ryu from Street Fighter and Roy leaked for Super Smash Bros. Wii U, 3DS

By Daniel Perez, Jun 13, 2015 7:31am PDT

Some of Nintendo's big news surrounding Super Smash Bros. has been leaked as both Ryu and Roy will be entering the ring.


"There aren't a lot of gunner characters either. Inkling could also turn into a squid when ..."

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Ultra Street Fighter 4 on PS4 gets version 1.03

By Tad Huempfner, Jun 11, 2015 3:10pm PDT

Capcom remedies the problems that have plagued the PS4 port that was supposed to be the "definitive version of USFIV."


Street Fighter 5 introduces its Variable battle system in new video

By Daniel Perez, Jun 11, 2015 8:46am PDT

Capcom has released a new video that highlights Street Fighter 5's new Variable battle system as well as an all-new video. 


Shack's Arcade Corner - Street Fighter II

By Shack Staff, Jun 10, 2015 3:30pm PDT

In the early 90s, Capcom was king of the arcades. See why with this week's Shack's Arcade Corner, which takes a look back at Street Fighter II.