Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collector’s Set
Capcom has just announced details of a lavish box set to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its Street Fighter series.
Available for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 from 18th September, it includes the following swag:
- Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo HD Remix
- Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike Online Edition
- Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition (with all costume DLC)
- Street Fighter X Tekken (including all character and Swap Costume DLC)
- Two-disc Blu-Ray video set including a documentary on the series’ history, the Street Fighter 4 and Super Street Fighter 4 Anime movies, episodes of the Street Fighter animated series, and Street Fighter 2: The Animated Movie
- 8″ light-up Ryu statue
- 11 discs of soundtrack music
- 64 page hardback art book
- Ryu’s belt replica
- Certificate of authenticity
All that lot will set you back $149.99. At present it’s only confirmed for the US but we’re chasing up news of a Euro launch.
Capcom is also holding a global Street Fighter tournament to celebrate the franchise’s birthday, with more than $500,000 in cash up for grabs. There’ll be a number of regional heats before an invite-only grand final in San Francisco on 8th December.
Here are the dates in full:
- 28-29th July: Austin, TX
- 11-12th August: New York area (location pending)
- 26th August: Taipei, Taiwan (location pending)
- Mid-September: Tokyo area (date and location pending)
- 27-30th September: London, England (in conjunction with Eurogamer Expo)
- 13-14th October: Sao Paulo, Brazil (in conjunction with Brazil Game Show)
- 27-28th October: Los Angeles, CA
- 31st October 31 to 4th November: Paris, France (in conjunction with Paris Games Week)
- 8th December: Finals in San Francisco, CA
Finally, Capcom has announced that a new Street Fighter 25th Anniversary site will be created that will allow fans to share stories about how Street Fighter influenced their lives and will include all anniversary celebration details, including how to register for the tournament series. The site is coming soon and the URL is: http://www.streetfighter.com/sf25.