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Urien believes that he is the only one worthy of ruling the world, and considers himself the utmost elite - CFN profile details the arrogance of Urien

One of the most requested Street Fighter 3 characters to make a return is finally back as the last DLC character of the first batch for Street Fighter 5.

In case you missed the Street Fighter 3 series, or just need a refresher on what Urien is all about, we've got his profile translated and all written up for you. But start off by checking out his images here.

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Continue below for Urien's full profile.

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Never Give Up live stream ft. Tokido, KaneBlueRiver, Brolynho, Dark Jiewa, Misterio, BabyBrasil, Baek, Pikoro, CapitanMDLuffy and more

We have a Capcom Pro Tour ranking event taking place this weekend in Chile - Never Give Up.

This isn't just a Street Fighter 5 event, but will also feature tournament play in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, King of Fighters 14, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator, Super Street Fighter 2: Turbo, Killer Instinct and Mortal Kombat XL.

Players expected to attend include Tokido, KaneBlueRiver, SOA|Brolynho, PandaTV|Dark Jiewa, Brook|Misterio, AAG|BabyBrasil, DM|Baek, DT|Pikoro, TS|CapitanMDLuffy and many more.

Streaming duties are being handled by F2GCL and ComboBreakerCL.

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Looks like Infiltration is trying his hand at playing Urien, he's already got a slick double taunt combo

Seonwoo Lee, more commonly known in the fighting game community as RZR|Infiltration, is known for being a bit of a multi-character extraordinaire. In Street Fighter 4, he played characters such as Akuma, Juri, and even had a strong Hakan in his back pocket.

In Street Fighter 5, things are starting to look fairly similar for Infiltration. We already know he's got a devastating Nash, and we've seen him dabble in a variety of other characters. Now, it looks like's hitting the lab with Urien.

Earlier today, Lee uploaded a quick clip on Twitter showing a slick double taunt combo from Street Fighter 5's new character.


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Urien is an extremely offensive character with the ability to mix up his opponents and deal tons of damage in short order. We hope to see Infiltration stick with the Third Strike fighter, and please, Infiltration, perform that combo in tournament.

Source: Infiltration on Twitter. Photo credit Chris Bahn.

Best of III has been cancelled; take a look back at the cast's favorite awkward, hilarious and heartwarming moments over the show's lifespan

The FGC was a bit shocked during Tuesdays' Best of III broadcast when host Efren Salinas announced that this would be the program's final airing.

While there are a handful of other regular FGC shows that discuss community news, BOIII was, in many ways, one of a kind. The varying perspectives brought in by Efren, Mike "Danke" Schiller, Steve "AceKingOffsuit" Jurek and myself almost always made for a colorful and well rounded analyses of the fighting game eSports climate.

Since the show has been cancelled, I went ahead and asked my fellow BOIII faces for their favorite or most memorable moments in the show's history. The best place to start, strangely enough, seems to be at the very end. Below you'll see the final moments of the final episode of Best of III.


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Urien's V-Trigger deflects most multi-hitting projectiles in Street Fighter 5, even some Critical Arts

Updated: It has come to our attention that Aegis Reflector actually gets beaten by Guile and Urien's Critical Art. In the example below, Urien is standing just outside of the Sonic Hurricane hitbox. We apologize for the misinformation.

Fans continue to make discoveries about Street Fighter 5's newest DLC fighter, Urien.

One recent development involves his V-Trigger. Something that players might not be aware of is, Urien's Aegis Reflector actually ignores projectile durability in Street Fighter 5.

What this means is, the V-Trigger will reflect any projectile it comes into contact with, regardless of how many hits it dishes out. This means EX fireballs and even Critical Arts are susceptible to being deflected with just one Urien mirror.

OlafRedland shared a couple of clips on Twitter that give us a closer look at what the reflector does when it comes into contact with certain moves.


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Street Fighter 5's new security measures removed, PC players can now access the September update

Updated: The official Street Fighter Twitter account has announced that the PC version rollback process is complete. Players can now access the September update as it was before the new security measures were implemented.

Earlier: Due to various concerns raised about the security measures put in place with the recent Sept. 22nd update to Street Fighter 5, Capcom has decided to remove those changes they made to the PC version of the game.

The additional content, like Urien, will still be available, but a timeline wasn't given yet when this rollback would take place.

These security measures were put in place on the PC version of SF5 to prevent users from hacking various aspects of the game.

"We are in the process of rolling back the security measures added to the PC version of Street Fighter 5," Capcom wrote on Twitter.

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Momochi sometimes plays fighting games 10 hours a day to test his focus and stamina

EG|Momochi is hardcore.

Many of the fighting game team members from Evil Geniuses participated on a panel at Tokyo Game Show, and the subject came up regarding how many hours they practice per day.

Responses varied across the team, but Momochi probably had the most hardcore answer of his fellow EG counterparts.

"I like to work on my stamina and attention span," Momochi relayed through a translator.

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Rashid's own V-Trigger used against him, meaty shoulder tackles continue the combo, and more: These Urien combos are absolutely insane

Content creators are wasting no time coming up with intricate set ups and combos for Street Fighter 5's newest DLC character, Urien.

izumojinX put together an outstanding compilation of combos that aim to push the boundaries of what Urien can do, and we're convinced.

It should be noted that these were performed using tool assistance, however, they show off some very interesting techniques that may spark ideas for styling on your opponent. Watch as Rashid has his own V-Trigger tornado turned on him to add a bit more flare to Urien's Aegis combo.


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You'll find even more amazing combos after the jump.

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The easiest 5,000 Fight Money you'll ever make: Here's how to complete the 'Sakura's Urgent Errand' Daily Challenge in Street Fighter 5

Street Fighter 5's latest update implemented the new Daily Challenges feature. Players are given a handful of missions to complete in various modes that award them with extra Fight Money.

Included in the first wave of challenges is a cryptic mission entitled "Sakura's Urgent Errand." Completing it rewards you with 5,000 Fight Money.

Thanks to saiferoth over on /r/Street Fighter, we now know how to complete it, and it's incredibly easy to do.

All you have to do is start up the epilogue in Karin's story mode. That's it. If you haven't completed the "Play Story Mode" mission, you'll get a two-for-one. You can see the completion of these missions in the GIF below.


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As I said, easiest Fight Money you'll ever make.

Source: /r/Street Fighter.

Who needs Aegis Reflector? Urien's Critical Art has the capability to hit on the ground

Over the course of Street Fighter 5's first season of DLC, with each character release, the floodgates open and the players rush to find any sort of tech that will give them the upper hand, and Urien's release has certainly been no different.

This time around we have something that UncleBibby stumbled across that shows that Aegis Reflector isn't the only thing that Urien can follow up his throw with.

If the opponent chooses not to either quick rise, or tech roll, Urien is free to hit his opponent with his critical art while they're still on the ground.

You can check out the footage for yourself after the jump.

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New anti-hacking measures cause issues for PC players, Capcom blog offers workaround

As you may know, yesterday's update to Street Fighter 5 came with some anti-cheat measures. Seeing Capcom take steps to prevent people from cheating should come as no surprise, but unfortunately those steps left a portion of the PC playerbase unable to load the game.

The new patch introduced a driver intending to prevent the game from being hacked while offline through a "handshake" feature that requires players to click-confirm each time they load the game. For some, this new driver breaks the game.

According to the Capcom Unity blog, the new anti-cheat system prevents memory access in certain ways, and is possibly creating a false positive with antivirus software, or Windows Defender.

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Clothing is optional for the vice president of the Illuminati - brilliant easter egg has Urien's Third Strike costume hidden inside

Fans of Urien's Third Strike threads should be excited to know that suits are completely optional in Street Fighter 5. In a nod to the classic game, Capcom slipped in an easter egg that gives Urien an alternate intro.

If you're holding the light punch, medium kick, and heavy punch buttons while the match is loading, Urien blows his suit away as he comes to meet his opponent. This trick works no matter which of Urien's costumes you select:


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It's definitely interesting to see Capcom give Urien an alternate introduction; he certainly stands out as a character, and a fun addition like this can only add to the hype.

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Juri is a thoroughly sadistic thrill-seeker, and found new power beyond the Feng Shui Engine - Check out Juri's CFN profile here

The sole representative of the Street Fighter 4 series so far in Street Fighter 5 - Juri Han, the wicked former S.I.N. operative is next up to get the CFN profile treatment.

Check out some images of her here.

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Continue below to read her full profile.

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Urien officially released for Street Fighter 5

Street Fighter 5's latest update is now officially live. The September update brings with it a slew of new content and additions for players to enjoy.

First and foremost, Urien is now available as a playable character. He can be purchased for 100,000 Fight Money or $5.99 USD / €5.99 / £4.99 real currency, and at no extra charge to anyone who purchased the season pass.

This update also implements new stage KOs / transitions, .Daily challenges and Versus CPU, bug fixes, and more. For a full breakdown of the September update, click here. Necalli's Japanese Warlord costume is also available now, and can be obtained by purchasing the Capcom Pro Tour DLC bundle.

We here at EventHubs will be adding Urien's complete combo trials and story mode playthrough shortly, so stay tuned.

You can check out some hi-res screenshots of Street Fighter 5's Urien in action below.

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Urien's colors 11-15 and EX2 found, full Street Fighter 5 theme here

Urien is a little less than an hour away now (from the time this was written, of course), and fans cannot contain their excitement.

So, in order to help with the wait we have more colors for Street Fighter 5's next DLC fighter. An unnamed Imgur gallery contains Urien's colors default colors 11-15, as well as his Capcom Pro Tour EX2 color.

You can check each of them out below.

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Not only that, but Urien's full Street Fighter 5 theme is now available for your listening pleasure. To find an extended version of it, be sure to hit the jump.

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