During the live “Street Fighter V Summer Update 2021” CAPCOM has announced the release dates of the upcoming DLCs of STREET FIGHTER V: Champion Edition, that is to say Akira And Gold. Furthermore, he has finally revealed the identity of the fifth and final DLC of the final season of the fighting game, Season 5. His name and Luke, it is an unreleased character from the United States. Its debut is scheduled for this November, after which no further additional characters are planned for the title.
Akira and Oro they will both be available from this August 16. More details are available below the trailer.
STREET FIGHTER V: Champion Edition – Luke Announce Trailer
STREET FIGHTER ™ V: FINAL CHARACTER ANNOUNCED; GOLD AND AKIRA COMING AUGUST 16th
MILAN – August 4, 2021 – Announced last night during the digital program “Street Fighter V Summer Update 2021”, the fifth character of Season 5 of Street Fighter V – and final character to be added to the game – was revealed through a short gameplay video. Luke, a completely new character who will have a promising and bright future ahead of him in Street Fighter, will join the illustrious roster when it is released in November 2021. Information about the wandering hermit Oro was also shared during the digital event. Akira Kazama – the Rival School biker – and on the new scenario coming in Street Fighter V on August 16.
Unveiled by Takayuki Nakayama, Director of Street Fighter V, and by Producer Shuhei Matsumoto during the 2021 Summer Update, Luke is the fifth character of Season 5 and the last to be added to Street Fighter V, bringing the total roster to 45 characters. This brand new character will help expand the world of Street Fighter and gives fans a glimpse into the future. Based on the short gameplay video shown, Luke is a fighter who specializes in moving fast and hitting hard, so opponents will need to stay on high alert and prepare for impact. More background information and gameplay details will be shared ahead of Luke’s release in November 2021.
After a long and distant journey, Oro the wandering hermit of the series Street Fighter III is coming back in Street Fighter V ready to share his ingenuity and wisdom with anyone interested. Wearing a modest purple robe and a brown rope belt, Gold passes his pet turtle between his right and left hands, to maintain a balanced fighting style and to challenge himself. Gold keeps many of his original moves and will have a handful of new ones for Street Fighter V, making him an immensely powerful fighter that players will need to master.
On its debut in Street Fighter, Akira Kazama began his fighting game career in the series Rival Schools, started in 1997. In Street Fighter V, Akira wears her signature black biker outfit and prides herself on being a strong and quiet girl. That said, her style of play speaks volumes when she’s at close range, but she’s also gifted with some long-range moves that won’t leave her opponents indifferent. With loads of new tricks in her motorcycle gloves, Akira has prepared herself and will be ready to teach anyone who crosses her path a lesson.
In addition to the playable character Akira, “Rival Riverside” is a new scenario of Street Fighter V which was reimagined from the period Rival School by Akira. Set at sunset, near a familiar river and Akira High School, this scenario includes several familiar faces from the past.
Gold, Akira and Luke can be purchased through the Character Pass or the Premium Pass of Street Fighter V. Gold, Akira, and Akira’s new “Rival Riverside” stage will be available on August 16th. Luke, the brand new character just announced coming in Street Fighter V, will be available in November 2021. All additional characters, including the three endings, can also be purchased separately for cash or 100,000 Fight Money, and extra scenarios can be purchased for cash or 70,000 Fight Money.
About Street Fighter V: Champion Edition
Street Fighter V: Champion Editionincludes all content (excluding Fighting Chance costumes, brand collaboration costumes and the Capcom Pro Tour DLC) of both the original and of Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition. ThereChampion Editionadds every character, scenario and other content released after the Arcade Edition and through the launch of this new version. In total, this robust edition of Street Fighter V includes 40 characters, 34 scenarios and over 200 costumes.
In view of Season 5 of Street Fighter V
Season 5, the season finale of Street Fighter V, offers five additional characters, two new scenarios and over 30 new costumes for current players, bringing a total of 45 characters, 36 scenarios and over 230 costumes to the game.
Source: CAPCOM Street Koch Media