Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Announced for Switch, PS4 Xbox One, PC

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Announced for Switch, PS4 Xbox One, PC - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 10 December 2017 / 1,885 Views

Capcom has announced Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. It will launch in May 2018 for $39.99.

View the announcement trailer below:


Here is an overview of the game:

Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the iconic Street Fighter franchise with the ultimate tribute to its arcade legacy in the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Windows PC in May 2018. This content-rich all-in-one package highlights the series’ past in an anthology of 12 classic titles with arcade-perfect balancing including the original Street FighterStreet Fighter IIStreet Fighter II: Champion EditionStreet Fighter II: Hyper FightingSuper Street Fighter IISuper Street Fighter II: TurboStreet Fighter AlphaStreet Fighter Alpha 2Street Fighter Alpha 3Street Fighter IIIStreet Fighter III: 2nd Impact and Street Fighter III: Third Strike.

The collection also offers a definitive online experience acrossfour of the included titles; Street Fighter II: Hyper FightingSuper Street Fighter II: TurboStreet Fighter Alpha 3 and Street Fighter III: Third StrikeStreet Fighter players can recreate the classic arcade gaming experience by competing against the CPU whilst waiting for friends in online battles where they can put their fighting skills to the ultimate test. Fans of the series can also enjoy diving into the past 30 years of Street Fighter history with rich character bios, a huge Museum Mode including never before seen art and interactive timeline, and listen to tracks in the Music Player.

Gameplay Features:

  • Celebrate 30 years of the most iconic fighting game series – The hit series with over 39 million units in global sales returns for its 30th anniversary celebration with a compilation of 12 classic arcade titles in one package on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Windows PC.
  • Relive the titles that made gaming history – Includes the original Street Fighter released in 1987 which introduced two of gaming’s most famous heroes, Ryu and Ken. Additionally, the iconic Street Fighter II became the first ever one-on-one video game that gave players a choice of characters, including the debut of the series’ strongest female Chun-Li. Street Fighter III continued the core numbered series and was the first game to introduce the parry attack.
  • New gameplay options including online play – Players can utilize save states as they progress through the game offline. In addition, players can duke it out online in four classic titles (Street Fighter II: Hyper FightingSuper Street Fighter II: TurboStreet Fighter Alpha 3 and Street Fighter III: Third Strike). In addition to Ranked and Casual Match options, up to four players can join a lobby where they can play against the CPU while waiting for their match. Each title will have their own Global leaderboard and the “rewind” tech ensures low-latency online battles.
  • Hadoken your way down memory lane – Revisit historic moments from the series and explore an interactive timeline of events that helped create one of the world’s leading fighting game series. View stunning pieces of concept art and uncover little known facts behind each game release.
  • Learn more about fan-favorite characters – Scroll through character bios and learn new details about series favorites whilst enjoying sprites and key animations to see how the classic fighters have evolved over time.
  • Remember the tunes! – Sit back and enjoy the most memorable Street Fighter tracks from the collection in the Music Player.

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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6 Comments

Goddbless (on 11 December 2017)

I'm getting this just for the original Street Fighter and the Alpha games.


Slownenberg (on 11 December 2017)

woah, i might actually get this on the switch


itsyounghavok (on 10 December 2017)

But yes I am getting it.


AlfredoTurkey (on 11 December 2017)

I have a copy of SF 2 for SNES. That's all I need.


kazuyamishima (on 10 December 2017)

What about the people that paid $40 for USFII?


miedek (on 11 December 2017)

you paid for violent ken and evil ryu bruh


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itsyounghavok (on 10 December 2017)

The pricing of this pisses me off. 40 for all of these combined? Or 40 for one of these?


V-r0cK (on 11 December 2017)

It's $40 for all of them in one package combined.


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RodrigoCard (on 11 December 2017)

it is 40 for a 12 gamespackage


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itsyounghavok (on 27 December 2017)

This is a great bargain, but it completely exposes USF2 as the cash grab it was.


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