Hadouken! After leaking to the public early, Capcom has officially revelaed that Street Fighter V is indeed coming next year and exclusively for the Playstation 4 and PC. Not only that, but for the first time, online play will be cross compatible between both versions.
“Throughout all of our discussions with Sony Computer Entertainment, it is clear that we share a mutual belief that the fighting genre has a huge opportunity for growth,” said Matt Dahlgren, Capcom’s Associate Director of Brand Marketing and eSports. “The announcement today is just the first step, of many, in creating the next generation Street Fighter experience our fans have been asking for.”
“Partnering with Capcom to deliver one of the most popular video game franchises of all time as a console exclusive to our PlayStation family is a huge undertaking and an honor we take incredibly seriously,” said Adam Boyes, VP of Publisher & Developer Relations at Sony Computer Entertainment America. “We can’t wait to show Street Fighter and PlayStation fans what we have in store for them.”
Below you can check out the first gameplay trailer along with some of the screenshots and art work. There is currently no release window, so stay tuned for further details!