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Recent screenshot shows that Street Fighter 5's user interface displays cross-ups, and Max notices Ryu's parry builds V-Trigger

EventHubs reader PlasmaWaffle has sent in a screenshot confirming a cross-up Indicator on the user interface of Street Fighter 5. In the image, we can see Ryu doing a jumping attack that hits Charlie from behind. On the left side of the screen, the word "Cross-Up" appears.

This is one of those seemingly small but clever additions to the game. It will now be clear to player and spectator alike when an attack is an actual cross-up. This should even help commentators, who will sometimes question where a jumping attack hit during a tournament.

Also, during Max's latest "Max Reacts" video, he notices that Ryu actually builds his V-Trigger every time he parries on top of the frame advantage it already offers.

Take a look at the screenshot and Max's latest video below.

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Street Fighter 5 will use rollback-based netcode similar to GGPO, wants 'to bring back that sense of 'Oh my!' moments like . . . Third Strike'

Street Fighter 4, the pivotal entry that brought the Street Fighter series back into mainstream popularity, has had a lot going right for it; however, the netcode has remained somewhat of a sore spot for many online warriors. This brought into question whether we'd see a major change to how Street Fighter 5 handles online connectivity.

Writer Alessandro Fillari at Destructoid must have asked the right question during his playtime with Street Fighter 5 as Capcom mentioned their new, proprietary netcode called "Kagemusha".

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Chun-Li lands a 20-hit combo using V-Trigger, Bison gets sent off in a bus after KO - raw Street Fighter 5 match footage

There have been a number of different gameplay videos for Street Fighter 5 today, but so far, all of them have come with player commentary. However, if you're looking for some raw match footage, look no further, as IGN has uploaded a couple of bouts for you to enjoy.

In these fights, all four of the currently announced characters are represented. Nash faces off against Ryu, while Chun-Li goes toe-to-toe with M. Bison.

Although this isn't the highest level of play yet, what's shown here definitely gives us a better understanding of how these characters play. We even get to see Chun-Li land a 20-hit combo while in V-Trigger and M. Bison get sent off in a bus between rounds.

You can check out the raw Street Fighter 5 match footage below.

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Up to two new Street Fighter 5 characters may be revealed at this year's E3

Today has been quite possibly the largest day for Street Fighter 5 content so far. There has been so much, in fact, that we're still catching new details from videos that went live early in the day.

In VideoGamerTV's impressions video, we noticed a quick remark made by one of the VGTV reps that struck us as very interesting. The comment suggests that when the publication went hands-on with Street Fighter 5, they were shown at least two characters that they are unable to speak about at this time.

"What characters did you see? Other than the couple you can't talk about," we hear in the video.

We've already seen a hint from series producer Yoshinori Ono that may suggest Blanka is going to be announced soon, but who else do you think Capcom may reveal?

But wait! The plot thickens...

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Bracket Reset #23 live stream ft. Andreas, Problem X, ImStillDaDaddy, Hurricane237, Isam, Tyrant, RMZ, Packz, Flawless Deku, Damascus and more

Bracket Reset #23 live stream ft. Andreas, Problem X, ImStillDaDaddy, Hurricane237, Isam, Tyrant, RMZ, Packz, Flawless Deku, Damascus and more This week's Bracket Reset is stacked as always, and will feature high-level Ultra Street Fighter 4 play for the next few hours.

For this installment of the London weekly, you can expect to see WSO|Andreas, KIG|Problem X, UM|ImStillDaDaddy, BTM|Hurricane237, UM|Isam, UM|Tyrant, UM|RMZ, Packz, Flawless Deku, GxC|Damascus, and more fight for the glory of 1st place.

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Street Fighter 5 runs at Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo speed - Combofiend talks roster, accessibility for newcomers, and more

Destructoid managed to get some hands-on time with Street Fighter 5 at an event in the bay area this week. At said event, they caught up with Capcom's own Peter "Combofiend" Rosas for an exclusive interview regarding the game in which quite a bit was discussed.

With the implementation of new mechanics such as V-Trigger and V-Skills, it's easy to wonder where the inspiration for such facets was derived from. Luckily for Capcom, they had an entire franchise filled with amazing concepts to reference.

"What we did was look at all the good things we've done over the years versus all the things players didn't necessarily like, so there are SO many good things, positive mechanics that people loved over the years," Combofiend explained.

"So we wanted to focus on that aspect, while also having the game feel new and fun. We thought the speed from Super Street Fighter II Turbo was appropriate, so we sped the game...but then, we also wanted each character to feel like a unique experience. When we looked at the V-Skills, we saw an opportunity to see how each character will feel different."

Interestingly enough, Peter seems to compare the speed of Street Fighter 5 to that of Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo in the quote above. This should ease the concerns of those who feel the game looks a bit on the slower side.

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Reduced input latency, improved online match performance, and more - Ultra Street Fighter 4 1.03 patch now live on PS4

The latest Ultra Street Fighter 4 patch on PlayStation 4 is now live.

According to the patch notes, this update reduces the input latency, fixes several bugs, improves online, and also addresses the graphical corruption on Juri's Pinwheel.

You can check out the full notes below.

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If images aren't your thing, you can also find out the full written list of changes after the jump.

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Capcom rep insists Xbox will not be getting Street Fighter 5

In an interview with Gamespot, a Capcom representative has removed all doubt that Street Fighter 5 is truly a Playstation exclusive. Specifically, the representative made sure to note that the title will never ship for the Xbox One.

"One comment we see a lot is that something like a Super Street Fighter 5 is going to come out on Xbox," said the representative. "But the reality is that this is a real partnership. We are console exclusive for this franchise for this numbered run."

Besides this comment, the short interview continued to underline the importance of the partnership to Capcom, and how it allows them to do more for the game.

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Ryu can recreate EVO moment #37 in Street Fighter 5 - V-Skill breakdown, Critical Art compilation, and more new footage

Updated: GameSpot has released two video for Street Fighter 5: a Critical Art compilation and a breakdown of the new V-Skill moves. In the latter, the GameSpot rep claims that Ryu can recreate EVO moment #37 with his V-Skill parry. Considering the parry can stop multi-hitting attacks (both physical and projectile), it seems very likely.

The video also explains the unique V-Skills for Chun-Li, M. Bison, and Nash.


Check out Ryu's parry in action here!

Earlier: Eurogamer and VideoGamerTV have released videos that feature over 10 minutes of gameplay each for Street Fighter 5.

In these videos, we get to see a number of different match-ups, and witness the current character in action after the major overhaul the game has undergone.

Both publications provide commentary over the footage to share their hands-on impressions as well.

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Street Fighter 5's new trailer details the game's battle system, new character artwork added

A new trailer for Street Fighter 5 has hit the internet.

This new compilation focuses on explaining the game's battle system, explaining how new mechanics such as V-Trigger, V-Skill, and Critical Arts work.

We also get to see more gameplay footage of the 4 currently announced fighters in action.

New character artwork has also been released.

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Check it out after the jump.

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First screenshots of versus and victory screens in Street Fighter 5, move lists added

Updated: We have added move listings for Ryu, Chun-Li, Nash, and M. Bison.

Earlier: Even more images have been released for Street Fighter 5, this time showing the versus screen often encountered after selecting characters but before beginning a match.

There is also a picture of Ryu's victory screen. It has the same, sleek design we've seen from the user interface. On top of the character's names, it looks like stats and information are also included in the image. These look like they might correlate with the stat cards Capcom has been releasing.

Take a look at the images below.

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You can find the move lists for each of the 4 character below.

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New images of Street Fighter 5 reveal stun gauge, updated UI, character art, and show off London stage

A large batch of Street Fighter 5 images has revealed the highly desired stun gauge popularized by Third Strike. Furthermore, it shows off the new London stage.

The style and look of the game looks to have evolved even more. Also, what looks to be character portraits are included.

Check out the images below to see the new user interface and character portraits of Street Fighter 5. Hit the jump to see more.

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Oro in Street Fighter 5? Hear BornFree's intriguing argument as to why he thinks the Japanese hermit will appear in the upcoming title

New York-based YouTuber, Street Fighter lover, and figurine collector, BornFree, has an interesting hypothesis explaining why he believes that Oro will be in Street Fighter 5.

As an avid collector of Street Fighter statues and the like, BornFree's argument for Oro is rooted in toy manufacturer Kidrobot's specific choices in the characters they've featured in their Street Fighter line.

BornFree uses his insight as a collector to deduce that, based on the way Capcom has allowed Kidrobot to produce specific character figurines such as Charlie, that Oro is likely part of the cast of SF5.

He uses similar methods to deduce that Alex will almost certainly be in the game. You can see his argument in the video after the jump.

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Wednesday Night Fights 2.6 live stream ft. Ultra Street Fighter 4 and Mortal Kombat X

Wednesday Night Fights 2.6 live stream ft. Ultra Street Fighter 4 and Mortal Kombat X The top 16 players for Wednesday Night Fights Online are ready to play things out so we can crown this week's champions.

Both Mortal Kombat X and Ultra Street Fighter 4 will be featured tonight.

You can find the brackets on Challonge, so be sure to follow along with all the action as the tournament goes along. You can also check out last week's results here.

Hit the jump to view the live stream.

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ESL Mortal Kombat X Pro League week 5 live stream ft. Bread, Perfect Legend, Shujinkydink, Pig of the Hut and more

ESL Mortal Kombat X Pro League week 5 live stream ft. Bread, Perfect Legend, Shujinkydink, Pig of the Hut and more It's week 5 of the Mortal Kombat ESL Pro League, (to avoid confusion, last week was officially the Mid Season Showdown, not week 5.) This broadcast will feature the top 16 North American players that qualified this past weekend going head-to-head in an online, single elimination tournament.

Today's kombatants will be competing for cash prizes and ranking points that will help secure a spot in the ESL Global Finals later this year. Below you will find a bracket for the week 5 top 16.


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Click here for last week's results.

You can check out the live stream after the jump.

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