GamesBeat

Outlandish factoids from Street Fighter’s expanded universe (gallery)

Image Credit: Samir Torres

You’d think the World Warriors would be exhausted after 25 years of constant brawls, but no. Besides starring in 14 different titles of the main Street Fighter series, the martial arts legends have picked quarrels with other Capcom characters, powerful superheroes, and even fighters from rival game companies.

While none of the events that transpire in spin-offs like Marvel vs. Capcom or Street Fighter: The Movie count as canon, they are still interesting to longtime fighting fans.

I gathered 20 weird, ridiculous, and hilarious tidbits from the vast Street Fighter expanded universe. Click the image below to launch the gallery.

Check out my other Street Fighter articles:


Screen Shot 2014-03-25 at 2.00.11 PMGamesBeat 2014 — VentureBeat’s sixth annual event on disruption in the video game market — is coming up on Sept 15-16 in San Francisco. Purchase one of the first 50 tickets and save $400!

GamesBeat is your source for gaming news and reviews. But it's also home to the best articles from gamers, developers, and other folks outside of the traditional press. Register or log in to join our community of writers. You can even make a few bucks publishing stories here! Learn more.

You are now an esteemed member of the GamesBeat community. That means you can comment on stories or post your own to GB Unfiltered (look for the "New Post" link by mousing over your name in the red bar up top). But first, why don't you fill out your via your ?

About GamesBeat