Street Fighter V: Champion Edition Introduces New Characters, Stages and More

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Street Fighter V players will happy to hear about all the new content coming to the game.

During yesterday’s Street Fighter V Summer Update web direct presentation, Capcom revealed some new details about content coming to Street Fighter V: Champion Edition including new characters and new stages. This will be game’s final season, so Capcom is set to make it the best it can be.

Joining the street fighter roster this time around are Dan, Rose, Oro and Akira. Read more information about each character below:

  • Dan Habiki brings his confidence along with him as well as his iconic taunt. He considers himself well-equipped to deal with the others players using his Saikyo-ryu fighting style. He’ll be coming to the game in winter 2020.
  • Rose is a tarot-reading fortune teller with unique special moves and the ability to channel Soul Power energy. She’ll be coming to the game in spring 2021.
  • Oro is an ancient martial arts master who lives the life of an immortal hermit. To give his opponents an advantage, he restricts one of his arms from use. He’ll be coming to the game in summer 2021.
  • Akira will be making her Street Fighter debut having last been introduced in the 1997 fighting game Rival Schools: United by Fate. As an acquaintance of Sakura, Akira has ties to the Street Fighter series and bring her biker style look to the game. She’ll be coming to the game in summer 2021.

Capcom has also revealed that there will be one more character joining the roster that is yet to be announced, landing in autumn 2021. Along with these characters, over 30 new costumes and four new stages are also planned – including the Rose stage, Akira stage and Capcom Pro Tour stages. They’ll be arriving in winter 2020 and autumn 2021.

To see a complete rundown of everything announced, watch the video below.