Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition review roundup

Here's what critics are saying about the latest update to the nearly two year old title

Posted by Justin 'AdaptiveTrigger' Gordon • January 19, 2018 at 2:32 p.m. PST

Earlier this week, we here at EventHubs posted our written review of the Arcade Edition update for Street Fighter 5. If you haven't checked it out, be sure to do so!

Now we're going to take a look at what some of the others on the web think about the latest update to the latest Street Fighter entry — which is close to two years old now. We have gathered together nine different reviews from various sites.

So how is the new version being perceived by everybody? Pretty positively actually. Most of the reviews that score the game put it in the 9/10 range.

While not every review puts a score on the game, it is clear that a lot of people are happy with the additions that Capcom has made to the game. Overall, the perspective of the game seems to be dramatically improved.

These reviews appear to mirror our own as well as the fighting game community's. Street Fighter 5's future is looking brighter than ever.

Hit the jump to see how Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition scored. Be sure to click any of the links to read the full reviews.

US Gamer — 4.5/5

Polygon — "Street Fighter 5 finally feels like a complete package"

VG247 — "Updated, expanded and finally a must-play"

Eurogamer — "Arcade Edition is a breath of fresh air for Street Fighter 5, which is finally the game it should have been at launch."

Trusted Reviews — 4.5/5

IGN — 9/10

Destructoid — "Now in the form of an ultimate apology, the Arcade Edition is here."

Metro — 9/10

Venturebeat — 92/100

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