Capcom Announces Super Street Figher IV: Arcade Edition Upgrade and Standalone
Super Street Figher IV: Arcade Edition is now available as a downloadable upgrade on X-Box 360 and PS3 for Super Street Fighter IV.
In addition, Capcom is making this available on June 28th, 2011 as a stand alone product for XBox 360, PS3 and PC.
More details below.
Head on over here to check out some trailers and screen shots of Evil Ryu from Japanese arcades.
CAPCOM® RELEASES SUPER STREET FIGHTER®IV: ARCADE EDITION DOWNLOADABLE ADD-ON; FULL RETAIL VERSION COMING AT THE END OF JUNE
Four New Character, Enhanced Replay Channel and Re-balancing Update Create Robust Street Fighter® Package for New Challengers and Existing Owners Alike
SAN MATEO, Calif. — June 7, 2011 — Capcom®, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced the digital upgrade of Super Street Fighter® IV with Super Street Fighter® IV: Arcade Edition for PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft®. The add-on is now available as a download via Xbox LIVE® online entertainment network and PlayStation®Network. The entire Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition experience will also be available as a standalone product at retailers across Europe on June 24 and North America on June 28.
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition brings the total roster to 39, adding four new characters into the battle with Evil Ryu, well-known twins Yun and Yang from Street Fighter® III, and an all new character, Oni. Each with their own unique move sets and super combos, these new characters are beautifully rendered in the trademark Super Street Fighter art style. All the returning characters in the roster have also been rebalanced, from subtle changes such as recovery speeds to more drastic hit box alterations.
The updated Replay Channel allows players to share their favorite battles with other players and makes it easier to watch matches for the best “Street Fighters” available. The Replay Follower allows tracking for 5 favorite players with notifications when new replays are available from this set. Proud players can distribute their data to up to 50 friends via the My Channel Advanced feature. Matches by featuring the best-of-the-best can be viewed on the Elite Channel where players can watch replays of the top players by filtering out matches with lower scores.
Now available as a download via Xbox LIVE for 1200 Microsoft Points or PlayStation Network for $14.99/£11.99/€14.99, Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition delivers the ultimate vision ofStreet Fighter. Existing Super Street Fighter IV owners will still be able to play online againstSuper Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition via a free downloadable update.
For those who still haven’t jumped into the world of Street Fighter, Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition will be available as a retail product including all the characters and features ofSuper Street Fighter IV along with the Arcade Edition upgrade for an MSRP of $39.99. Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition is rated “T for Teen” by the ESRB.
For more information about Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition, please visit: press.capcom.com and www.capcom-unity.com.