News items tagged with street fighter

Street Fighter 5 Mod Adds Zero Suit Samus

Street Fighter 5 Mod Adds Zero Suit Samus

While she’s not an official addition to Street Fighter 5‘s roster, a fan of both Capcom’s fighting game and of Nintendo’s Metroid franchise has now created a new mod that adds Samus Aran in her Zer...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 December 2017
The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

We have no idea what’s going on with the Spike VGX this year or even if there will be one. The annual celebrity-fueled, ad-hungry video games event was consistently chock full of controversy and dis...

By Rob Keyes on 12 December 2017
Street Fighter 5 Mod Fixes Long Load Times

Street Fighter 5 Mod Fixes Long Load Times

Knowing that one of Street Fighter 5‘s biggest hindrances is its frustratingly slow load times, one Reddit user creates a game mod that nearly eliminates wait time altogether. In the year since Str...

By AJ Caulfield on 11 December 2017
Blind Street Fighter 5 Player Earns a Win at Tournament

Blind Street Fighter 5 Player Earns a Win at Tournament

Competing in a fighting game tournament takes a lot of skill, a decent amount of courage, but apparently not the ability to see. This new revelation comes from a Dutch Street Fighter 5 player by th...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 11 December 2017
10 Video Game Crossovers We Desperately Want [Video]

10 Video Game Crossovers We Desperately Want [Video]

Nintendo is not the only company capable of combining different franchises into one complete game. Here are our picks of the 10 video game crossovers we want to see happen. The gaming community has...

By Rob Gordon on 07 December 2017
10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

People all over the world are following the fierce political rivalry between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but these 10 video game rivalries are even fiercer. Every four years in the United Sta...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2017
Street Fighter Producer Teases Surprise Reveals in 2017

Street Fighter Producer Teases Surprise Reveals in 2017

Street Fighter is celebrating its thirtieth anniversary this year, and Capcom has some surprises up its sleeves that are set to be revealed later in 2017. It has been thirty years since the first...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 16 October 2017
Street Fighter 5 Mod Will Finally Add Arcade Mode

Street Fighter 5 Mod Will Finally Add Arcade Mode

One Street Fighter 5 player is working on a mod that will finally add arcade mode to the game, saying that they hope it convinces Capcom to introduce the mode officially. When Street Fighter 5 was...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 October 2017
SNES Classic: All the Cheat Codes You Need to Know

SNES Classic: All the Cheat Codes You Need to Know

The SNES Classic Edition from Nintendo is a nostalgic throwback to some of the most celebrated games of the 90s. And as was common for games of the era, many titles available in the SNES Classic Ed...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 October 2017
10 Best Video Game Boxers

10 Best Video Game Boxers

For decades, boxing has been one of the world’s most popular sports, with the biggest bouts raking in millions of dollars in pay-per-view buys. Considering the sport’s popularity, it’s no surprise...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2017
Video Proof: Daigo is the Best Fighting Game Player

Video Proof: Daigo is the Best Fighting Game Player

Daigo Umehara is a fighting game legend who has dominated tournaments for years, and he’s still one of the best in the world. This Street Fighter 5 video proves it. Fans can say what they will abou...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 September 2017
Capcom Set to Re-Release Street Fighter 2 for SNES

Capcom Set to Re-Release Street Fighter 2 for SNES

Recently, there’s been a lot of interest amongst gamers in Nintendo’s long discontinued SNES console, and this is (rather unsurprisingly) a direct result of the Big N’s decision to resurrect the pl...

By Riley Little on 02 September 2017
10 Video Games Character That Need to Retire

10 Video Games Character That Need to Retire

Video game characters may pull off incredible feats of bravery and combat, but even fictional, world-saving heroes need to retire fro...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 August 2017
Street Fighter vs. DC Could Have Happened Ten Years Ago

Street Fighter vs. DC Could Have Happened Ten Years Ago

A Street Fighter vs. DC PSP game reportedly could have been all the way back in 2005, according to a document recovered by game archi...

By Rory Young on 31 July 2017
Street Fighter 5 Akuma Gameplay Trailer Revealed

Street Fighter 5 Akuma Gameplay Trailer Revealed

Capcom reveals a new Akuma gameplay trailer for Street Fighter 5 at PlayStation Experience 2016, also confirming that five other “com...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 July 2017
Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers Review

Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers Review

Some games resonate so strongly with an audience that a developer will continuously seek out ways to appease the masses that continuo...

By Riley Little on 05 July 2017
Rumor: Super Street Fighter 5 in the Works

Rumor: Super Street Fighter 5 in the Works

A Redditor leaks information online that purportedly points toward publisher and developer Capcom’s decision to have Super Street Fighter 5 in the works.

By Kyle Sledge on 13 June 2017
Street Fighter 5 Adding Vega's Stage

Street Fighter 5 Adding Vega's Stage

Capcom announces the classic Vega cage from Street Fighter 2 will be available as downloadable content for its latest title, Street Fighter 5, within the next week.

By AJ Caulfield on 13 May 2017
Street Fighter 5 Support Could Last Until 2020

Street Fighter 5 Support Could Last Until 2020

The video game developer Capcom reveals its decision to potentially extend post-launch support for its fighting game Street Fighter 5...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 May 2017
Street Fighter 5: Akuma is Joining the Roster

Street Fighter 5: Akuma is Joining the Roster

Street Fighter 5 executive producer Yoshinori Ono reveals a teaser trailer for Akuma, who will be playable in the game at the PlaySt...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 April 2017
Street Fighter 5 Sales Plummet

Street Fighter 5 Sales Plummet

Capcom reports that Street Fighter 5 has sold just 1.4 million copies since its February launch, meaning that the game has sold less...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 April 2017
Street Fighter 5 Adds Classic Stage as DLC

Street Fighter 5 Adds Classic Stage as DLC

The video game developer Capcom adds the classic Thaliand stage as a piece of downloadable content for its PC and PlayStation 4 fighting game Street Fighter 5.

By Kyle Sledge on 13 April 2017
Street Fighter 5 Mod Adds Overwatch's Reaper

Street Fighter 5 Mod Adds Overwatch's Reaper

Yet another Overwatch hero joins the extensive Street Fighter 5 roster via mod, with the shotgun-weilding Reaper taking the place of the undead Charlie Nash.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 13 April 2017
Mortal Kombat & Street Fighter Crossover

Mortal Kombat & Street Fighter Crossover

NetherRealm Studios creative director Ed Boon states that should Capcom approach him about a Mortal Kombat and Street Fighter crossov...

By Alexander Pan on 23 February 2017
Ultra Street Fighter 2 Shows off First Person Mode

Ultra Street Fighter 2 Shows off First Person Mode

Capcom releases new footage of Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers in a lengthy video that shows off the game’s first-person mode and other features. If there’s one thing Capcom k...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 February 2017
Street Fighter 2 on Switch Gets First-Person Mode

Street Fighter 2 on Switch Gets First-Person Mode

The game case for Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers on Nintendo Switch leaks online, confirming a new first-person “haDOken” mode for the game. Capcom threw fighting game fans a...

By Jason Gallagher on 13 February 2017
Street Fighter 5's Next Character Reveal Comes Tomorrow

Street Fighter 5's Next Character Reveal Comes Tomorrow

Video game publisher and developer Capcom promises to reveal a new character tomorrow for its fighting game on the PC and PlayStation 4, Street Fighter 5.

By Kyle Sledge on 13 February 2017
Street Fighter 5 Capcom Pro Tour 2017 Prize Pool $600K

Street Fighter 5 Capcom Pro Tour 2017 Prize Pool $600K

Capcom officially announces the first details for the Capcom Pro Tour 2017, the Street Fighter 5 tournament season, which will have a $600,000 total prize pool.

By Rory Young on 13 February 2017
Street Fighter 5 Video Shows Off Kolin's Moveset

Street Fighter 5 Video Shows Off Kolin's Moveset

Video game publisher and developer Capcom releases new footage featuring a run down of the forthcoming character Kolin’s moveset for Street Fighter 5.

By Kyle Sledge on 13 February 2017
Street Fighter 5: Kolin Joins the Roster

Street Fighter 5: Kolin Joins the Roster

The video game publisher and developer Capcom continues to expand the roster of its fighting game, Street Fighter 5, by adding Kolin as a playable character.

By Kyle Sledge on 13 February 2017
10 Biggest Video Game Hoaxes

10 Biggest Video Game Hoaxes

Game Rant takes a look back at the biggest hoaxes in video game history, from mysterious characters and hidden game modes through to fabricated new consoles and devices. With all of the com...

By Rob Gordon on 03 October 2016
Street Fighter 5 Trailer Reveals Balrog

Street Fighter 5 Trailer Reveals Balrog

A brand new trailer for Street Fighter V hypes up the addition of championship boxer Balrog, who is set to join the game’s roster in a matter of days. Capcom’s plan to flesh out Street Fighter V via d...

By Brad Jones on 28 June 2016
GR Pick: Is This Ash from Pokemon?

GR Pick: Is This Ash from Pokemon?

A safety announcement video from Taipei Metro subway in Taiwan appears to use the likeness of Ash from Pokemon, as well as characters from other video games. With the gaming industry seemingly growin...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2016
Street Fighter Mystery Solved After 25 Years

Street Fighter Mystery Solved After 25 Years

A mystery revolving around two anonymous characters in Street Fighter 2 is solved a full 25 years after the game was released, courtesy of new information shared by Capcom. The Street Fighter IP is a...

By Rob Gordon on 28 May 2016
Street Fighter 5 March Update Adds Alex

Street Fighter 5 March Update Adds Alex

Capcom announces that the Street Fighter 5 March update will introduce Alex, while the game’s premium currency store has been delayed for testing and optimization. One of the most talked ab...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 April 2016
Street Fighter 5: Alex Launch Trailer

Street Fighter 5: Alex Launch Trailer

The first Street Fighter V post-launch character release is here, with Alex joining the roster as part of the launch of the fighting game’s in-game shop. Street Fighter V marks a paradigm s...

By Rory Young on 18 March 2016
Street Fighter 5 Rage Quitters Will Be Punished

Street Fighter 5 Rage Quitters Will Be Punished

A Capcom official explains that the developers are aware that players are rage quitting out of Street Fighter 5 matches, and they’re working on a solution. One of the biggest problem that f...

By Sarah Fields on 09 March 2016
Baby Beats Street Fighter 5

Baby Beats Street Fighter 5

A fighting game loving father uploads a video illustrating that Street Fighter V‘s notoriously easy story mode is so easy, that even his 6-month-old baby can beat it. Like any franchise wit...

By Evan Hopkins on 01 March 2016
Street Fighter 5 Guide: Mastering The Basics

Street Fighter 5 Guide: Mastering The Basics

Now that Capcom’s Street Fighter 5 is out and would-be champions are attempting to stake their claim as champions in the online scene, we thought it might be a good idea to put out a guide...

By John Jacques on 18 February 2016
Rapper Lupe Fiasco Beats Daigo in Street Fighter 5

Rapper Lupe Fiasco Beats Daigo in Street Fighter 5

With Street Fighter 5 having only been out less than 24 hours, the “God of 2D Fighters” Daigo Umehara has suffered a loss at the hands of rapper Lupe Fiasco. Highly-anticipated fighting game Street F...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 17 February 2016
Street Fighter 5 Suffering Launch Day Server Issues

Street Fighter 5 Suffering Launch Day Server Issues

After months of waiting, excitement for Street Fighter V’s launch quickly turns to disappointment as Capcom’s servers are plagued with issues due to heavy demand. After being declared as one of 2016’...

By Alexander Pan on 16 February 2016
Capcom Unveils Street Fighter 5 DLC Plans

Capcom Unveils Street Fighter 5 DLC Plans

A recent blog post from Capcom unveils the company’s Street Fighter 5 DLC release plans, which include Character Story Mode costumes and Survival Mode. The blog post, which details news that emerged...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 February 2016
Street Fighter V Trailer Hints At Evil Ryu?

Street Fighter V Trailer Hints At Evil Ryu?

Capcom releases a new trailer for Street Fighter 5 that features the cast brawling it out with the villainous M.Bison and showcases the newcomer characters. With just one week remaining until the nex...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 08 February 2016
Street Fighter 5: Modder Re-Adds Controversial Butt Slap

Street Fighter 5: Modder Re-Adds Controversial Butt Slap

After chopping character animations deemed offensive, a bored modder brings back the buttslap and crotch-shot that Capcom didn’t want to include in Street Fighter 5. The Street Fighter fran...

By Evan Hopkins on 07 February 2016
Street Fighter 5 is Unfinished And That's Not Okay

Street Fighter 5 is Unfinished And That's Not Okay

The highly anticipated Street Fighter 5 has had a rocky start since its release – but it’s not going to get much better until many issues are addressed. Over the last few years, gamers have...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 February 2016
Street Fighter V Game Modes Revealed, Final Beta Begins

Street Fighter V Game Modes Revealed, Final Beta Begins

The final beta for Street Fighter V is starting today and to celebrate Capcom released a trailer showcasing the fighting game’s modes – from story to multiplayer. Just over two weeks remain until Str...

By Rory Young on 31 January 2016
More Street Fighter 5 Costumes Found

More Street Fighter 5 Costumes Found

A fan datamines the latest Street Fighter V beta patch, turning up a treasure trove of previously unannounced alternative costumes, along with a mystery character model for Street Fighter 3’s Alex. I...

By Evan Hopkins on 20 January 2016
Street Fighter 5 Beta Update

Street Fighter 5 Beta Update

A new beta update sees release for Street Fighter 5, with Capcom hinting to the launch of the game’s fourth and final testing period before releasing next month. If you’ve already purchased your copy...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 January 2016
Cloud, Ryu and Bayonetta Amiibo Confirmed for 2016

Cloud, Ryu and Bayonetta Amiibo Confirmed for 2016

Nintendo confirms that Cloud, Bayonetta, and Corrin will all get amiibo toys, while announcing a release date for the previously revealed Ryu and Roy statues. At this point in time, fans of Super Sma...

By Riley Little on 15 December 2015