6 . street fighter Capcom said it will launch with 18 fighters today, in a video revealing the final seven characters to make up the flagship fighting game’s launch roster.
As for the record, the seven names that have yet to be confirmed are Manon, Marisa, Lily, JP, Dee Jay, Cammy and Zangief. 11 others previously announced (four of them on Thursday), but we’ll recap: Luke, Jamie, Kimberly, Juri, Ryu, E. Honda, Blanka, Guile, Ken, Chun-Li, and Dhalsim.
That’s eight core fighters from Street Fighter 2original lineup of; lead roles Cammy and Dee Jay; and fresh face Juri (debut in Super Street Fighter 4) and Luke (a DLC warrior who first appeared in Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition). The remaining six (Jamie, JP, Kimberly, Lily, Manon and Marisa, together sound like the cast of a direct-to-DVD drama) Saved by Bell) are all brand new.
But waitStreet Fighter fans might say, What about that leak? back in june? There are 22 names on it. Real. But Friday’s announcement from Tokyo Game Show 2022 makes no mention of Rashid, Ed, AKI or Akuma. Are they the first four DLC fighters? That’s anyone’s guess at the moment.
6 . street fighter There’s no specific release date, but it’s slated to launch in 2023. When it does, it will be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows PC, and Xbox Series X.