During Capcom’s appearance at San Diego Comic-Con, the publisher announced that the classic street fighter 2 downloadable content (DLC) costumes would be added to the next Street Fighter 6.
The announcement was accompanied by a Twitter Publish which reads: “The classic looks of Ryu, Chun-Li and Guile make their return in Street Fighter 6! Perfect for reminding everyone what legends they are.
The tweet also included photos of the three in their old-school outfits, and it’s reported that Chun-Li can play her as well. street fighter 2 taunt, which retains its hit detection.
— Street Fighter (@StreetFighter) July 22, 2022
Returning character Luke and rival Jamie, who was revealed as Street Fighter 6first newcomer, are also both get alternate outfits inspired by the new location of Metro City. Luke’s hoodie and gloves are replaced with more stylish clothing with camouflage patterns, while he also dons a backwards cap. Meanwhile, Jamie’s other costumes give him a puffy bommer-style jacket with a tracksuit bottom.
It is currently unknown if the DLC will be paid or free, or if it will be available at launch. It’s also unconfirmed if any other characters will be getting alternate costumes, although the only confirmed characters so far are the five mentioned, so it seems likely that more costumes will be announced as the characters get released. themselves will be announced.
Street Fighter 6 set to release in 2023 for Xbox Series X | S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC, and will be the first entry to use Capcom’s proprietary RE Engine.
Capcom is looking to have a busy 2023, with the new entry in the iconic fighting game franchise also set to release alongside Resident Evil 4 remake, Mega Man Battle Network: Legacy Collectionand two new IPs in exoprimal and Pragmatic.
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