Excerpt: Not even a year ago Capcom released the long-awaited king of fighters Street Fighter IV. This beat’em up went back to its beloved roots and managed to have a couple of additional tricks up its sleeve as well.
Excerpt: As the fighting game floodgates burst back open with the 2009 release of Street Fighter IV , another tradition of the early 90s fighting scene continues: sequelizing the living crap out of franchises!
Pros: The same great Street Fighter IV gameplay with four new characters and a whole new strategy to learn
Cons: The balances to the gameplay are so minute that only the sharpest eye will see them
Summary: Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition offers enough new content to warrant the fifteen dollars. But even with four new characters and some exciting online modes, I still wish there was more to this expansion pack.
Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is When Street Fighter IV came out, it was a brave new direction for the franchise, both in the way the game looked as well as with combat. But it quickly won over gamers and became a brutal and fast-paced fighting game.
Excerpt: Super Street Fighter IV is the latest evolution in the Street Fighter series, and is the follow-up to Street Fighter IV. There is a lot of “new” to be found in Super Street Fighter IV with 10 new characters, new stages, and brand new fighting possibilities - that’s not to mention the return of 2 of...
Excerpt: Let\'s play a game. I\'ll throw out a few words, and you\'ll see how many of \'em make sense. Ready? Here we go. Punch. Kick. Throw. Jump. Fireball. Get most of those? Let\'s try round two. Shoto. Footsies. FADC. QCFx2. EX. How about that list?
Summary: Prior to Street Fighter IV’s release, the fighting game genre had seen dwindling interest and sales across the boards. The best of these games gained a fanatic cult following while others ended up in the bargain bin weeks later.