The sixth instalment of the Street Fighter franchise was confirmed during the Capcom Pro Tour 2021 Season Final. Here’s everything we know about Street Fighter 6.
After a span of six years and two major updates, Capcom has finally confirmed that Street Fighter 6 is in the works. The developer has also revealed that further information regarding the upcoming title will be announced this summer.
As for the game’s reveal, a sneak peek into Street Fighter 6 was provided during the Capcom Pro Tour 2021 Season Final. Additionally, the release of the Capcom Fighting Collection was also revealed during the event. Keep reading to know everything that was revealed about the upcoming release of the highly anticipated game.
With excitement only ever rising for the upcoming release, there’s unfortunately no clarity around a specific release date. All we know for sure is that the game is coming in 2023.
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With Street Fighter 5 releasing back in 2016, this would be a huge 7 year gap between instalments. Until Capcom reveals the final release date the wait is only going to get harder for fans of the franchise.
As part of PlayStation’s State of Play 2022 we were given a bucket load of info surrounding the upcoming release for Street Fighter 6.
The splashy art style in gameplay footage has been catching attention, alongside the bombshell revelation that custom character generation should be available for the first time.
Before the extensive announcement that the game is in development, Capcom released a teaser trailer, confirming the addition of the franchise’s newest challenger.
You can check out the trailer below:
Capcom has also confirmed the introduction of a new challenger. Luke, the 45th challenger in the upcoming title. Luke will enter the fray of the franchise to lock horns with the franchise mainstay Ryu.
A brief description of Luke’s visuals was provided in the teaser trailer available above. However, as for the character’s in-game abilities and functioning. we will have to wait until summer to hear more from Capcom.
Although Capcom hasn’t officially revealed the platforms on which the game will be available, it is obvious that they are want to deliver the title to all the latest consoles. Here’s a list of all the platforms on which the Capcom Fighting Collection will be released digitally:
- PlayStation 4
- Nintendo Switch
- Xbox One
However, it is evident that the latest iteration from the Street Fighter franchise will find its place on the Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X | S. Having said that, the announcement from Capcom regarding further details will be happening this summer.
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