News items tagged with street fighter

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 s...

By AJ Caulfield on 21 February 2017
This Kick-Butt Street Fighter Statue Will Cost You $500

This Kick-Butt Street Fighter Statue Will Cost You $500

Pop Culture Shock Collectibles announces that fans of the Street Fighter series can now own a premium Ken Masters statue – if they’re willing to shell out $500 for it. Many have noticed tha...

By AJ Caulfield on 15 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 12 February 2017
Ultra Street Fighter 2 announced for Nintendo Switch

Ultra Street Fighter 2 announced for Nintendo Switch

Capcom announces a brand new version of Street Fighter 2 for the Nintendo Switch, which is set to introduce two new characters and one new mode. Last night, an international audience gather...

By Brad Jones on 13 January 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.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 January 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 well into the year 2020. Now that Street Fighter 5‘s fi...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 November 2016
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 w...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 October 2016
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 04 October 2016
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 Un...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 October 2016
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 from action eventually. Video game characters live massivel...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 September 2016
The 5 Lamest Fighting Game Characters Ever

The 5 Lamest Fighting Game Characters Ever

With so many awful fighters in fighting games, Game Rant takes a look back at the five absolute suckiest, dumbest, and just plain lame characters ever.

By Evan Hopkins on 09 September 2016
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’s our pick of the 10 video game crossovers we want to see happen.

By Rob Gordon on 01 September 2016
Street Fighter V Story Mode Launch Trailer

Street Fighter V Story Mode Launch Trailer

Capcom releases the launch trailer for Street Fighter 5‘s upcoming Story Mode and Character DLC featuring Ibuki and Balrog, plus other friends. Shadaloo is up to their old tricks, which gen...

By Rory Young on 09 July 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 Figh...

By Brad Jones on 09 July 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 27 May 2016
Street Fighter 5 Sales Miss Capcom Target

Street Fighter 5 Sales Miss Capcom Target

Street Fighter 5 massively misses it sales targets as criticisms, including the game’s lack of content and server issues, discourage people from buying the title. Prior to its release, PC...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 May 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 09 April 2016
Street Fighter 5 Team 'Working Hard' to Address Lack of Content

Street Fighter 5 Team 'Working Hard' to Address Lack of Content

Street Fighter 5 executive producer Yoshinori Ono addresses fan concerns about the game’s lack of content, saying that the team will ‘work hard’ to strike a ‘perfect balance’. When Street...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 April 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 09 March 2016
The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The nominations for the first ever edition of ‘The Game Awards’ have been unveiled, including YouTube celebs and eSports players.

By Rob Keyes on 11 September 2014
Capcom Patching PC Versions of ‘Street Fighter X Tekken’ & ‘Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition’

Capcom Patching PC Versions of ‘Street Fighter X Tekken’ & ‘Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition’

In order to fix a few of the balancing issues that have plagued the games since their initial release, Capcom will be releasing patches for the PC versions of Street Fighter X Tekken and Street Fighte...

By C.J. Smillie on 09 September 2012
‘Street Fighter X Tekken’ Getting New Gem Packs and Costume DLC

‘Street Fighter X Tekken’ Getting New Gem Packs and Costume DLC

Despite being still pretty broken, Capcom is rolling out some new downloads for ‘Street Fighter X Tekken’ that include several gem packs and a costume swap DLC.

By Anthony Taormina on 26 August 2012