Excerpt: Back in the early 90’s, Capcom was riding on the still extremely high success of its line of Street Fighter II games. They decided to try a new type of fighting game, one with a more anime look and faster, more varied gameplay.
Excerpt: Ah, Street Fighter. It's been a while since we had a good new one, but like an old friend fallen on hard times, you'll always have the memories of better days. And what better way is there to celebrate the former glories of Capcom's flagship fighting series than to relive them?
Conclusion: different music and the inclusion of fan favorite Cammy who was first introduced in the later incarnations of Street Fighter 2. Street Fighter Alpha 3 offers the most variety out of all the Alpha games. This is due to its huge roster of characters and new gameplay styles called “Isms.
Excerpt: Old school fighting game fans, get your thumbs ready. The Street Fighter Alpha series has been bundled into one convenient package and adapted for the PS2. But is that enough for the classic 2D side-scrolling fighter to grab and hold your interest?
Pros: ups: classic fighting game action, customizeable options, downloading capabilities
Excerpt: If Capcom's marketing and release schedule are to be believed, then fighting game fans just can't get enough of buying a game over and over again. They've been the most guilty of this with the classic fighting game series
Excerpt: Capcom's Street Fighter is coming once again to the PlayStation 2, but this time in a package containing five classic Street Fighter titles. Street Fighter Alpha Anthology is an all-in-one 2D fighting history lesson.
Pros: ups: classic fighting, great port, retro street fighter action, great price
Cons: downs: Old games without massive changes (this is also a plus)