Free update to Street Fighter X Tekken on April 24 will add 60 gems, replay analyzer and more

Posted by Jonathan 'Catalyst' Grey • April 20, 2012 at 9:12 a.m. PDT
A new patch will be available for Street Fighter X Tekken on April 24, 2012, which adds 60 free gems and a replay analyzer to the game. Over on the official Japanese blog, they offered details on the update.


Pandora Extend, Ultimate Guard and Expert Input are some of the notable gems that will become available. Pandora Extend ups this mode to a 20 second duration, Ultimate Guard combines auto block, auto throw escape and chip damage negation into one gem, but it takes one bar of meter to use. You can still block by yourself, and you'll still take chip damage as normal when doing so, though. Expert Input requires more precise inputs on your motions. Some of the other gems will also be exclusive to Street Fighter or Tekken characters.

Here's a video of the Ultimate Guard gem in action.
Hit the jump for more details.
Capcom also showed off their new replay analyzer, which enables you to go back and check out various stats and graphs for a match.


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This update will increase the total number of saved gem loadouts you can have per each character from 2 to 5.
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