Updated: Capcom announces new update to Street Fighter 4 series - asks community for feedback

Posted by Jonathan 'Catalyst' Grey • March 22, 2013 at 1:02 p.m. PDT
Updated: Capcom announces new update to Street Fighter 4 series - asks community for feedback Updated again: Capcom is asking users to submit their character feedback on the recently announced update to the Street Fighter 4 series through Capcom Unity. This week, they want feedback on M. Bison, Balrog, Guile, Ryu, E. Honda, Sakura, Sagat, Ken, Makoto and Dudley. A schedule of which characters will be looked at every week has been added into this story.


The suggestion threads for these fighters will be closed this coming Thursday. Another ten characters will be listed next week. Capcom's Peter "Combofiend" Rosas explained what's happening in this clip below.
Earlier today at PAX East at the World of Capcom panel, it was announced that a new update to the Street Fighter 4 series is in the works. Capcom said they just started working on it.

You can find a schedule of character threads that will be opened up, along with some additional notes after the jump.

Schedule for suggested changes to next Street Fighter 4 update


• Week 1 (3/22-3/28) Balrog, M. Bison, E. Honda, Ken, Sagat, Sakura, Makoto, Dudley, Guile, Ryu

• Week 2 (3/29-4/4) T. Hawk, Zangief, Dhalsim, Chun-Li, Blanka, Gouken, Dan, Rufus, Cody, Vega

• Week 3 (4/5-4/11) Juri, Evil Ryu, Yun, Yang, Abel, Dee Jay, Hakan, Rose, Guy, Gen

• Week 4 (4/12-4/18) Cammy, Seth, Akuma, C. Viper, Adon, Ibuki, El Fuerte, Fei Long, Oni

• Week 5 (4/19-4/25) System and Additional character changes

• Additional time (4/26-4/30) Additional changes

Important note: Any threads made regarding any characters above before their date will probably get deleted.
Also, it was revealed that over 76,000 people responded to their Street Fighter character poll with Ryu, Ken, Akuma, Chun-Li, etc. leading the pack.

Heavy contributions to this story provided by Nyoro.

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