You're not ready for Sako's Street Fighter 5 Ibuki

Posted by John 'Velociraptor' Guerrero • July 4, 2016 at 8:13 a.m. PDT

We've had Ibuki for two days now, but already has HORI|Sako developed some very threatening tech for the young ninja warrior.


Known for his technical skill and pristine execution, Sako innovated with virtually every character he touched in Street Fighter 4. The Japanese god explored Cammy, Elena and Evil Ryu in the franchise's last iteration, but it may have been his Ibuki that drew the most attention.

We've got over twenty minutes of gameplay footage, courtesy of Xuses, that showcases Sako's Ibuki taking on a high ranking Japanese Ken. Here's an appetizer:


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With EVO only two weeks away, we expect many heads turned in Sako's direction to see which character(s) he brings to the tournament. What do you predict we'll see from the top Japanese player at EVO? Let us know in the comments.

Sources: Xuses GB.
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