The GamesCom trailer for Street Fighter X Tekken introduces a few new characters. Raven from Tekken (who, for the benefit of non-Tekken players, is not actually Blade: Vampire Hunter) and Ibuki are joining the roster of pugilists. The other new arrival shouldn't come as a surprise: Hugo joins his manager Poison as a playable character on the Capcom side. And he's enormous.
Other than character reveals, this trailer goes into a surprising amount of detail about the mechanics of Street Fighter X Tekken. You'll learn how to swap characters and how to launch ... a launcher.
If you're in London and you'd like to experience the game for yourself, Capcom confirmed today that it's still holding the London Fight Club event on August 20.
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STREET FIGHTER X TEKKEN STILL MAKING UK DEBUT AT LONDON FIGHT CLUB
Attention news hounds! We realise that you're knee deep in exciting GamesCom news so here it is, short and sweet:
London Fight Club is still happening, despite the city's recent disturbances. The first 100 people through the door will get a t-shirt. Meet legendary Street Fighter producer Yoshinori Ono. Street Fighter X Tekken, Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition, Street Fighter III Third Strike: Online Edition and Marvel Vs Capcom 3 will be playable. Free food and drink! Amazing videogame-themed mash up music! EVERYONE THAT ATTENDS ENTERS FREE PRIZE DRAW TO WIN A VIEWLIX ARCADE CABINET CONVERTED TO RUN PS3 GAMES.
Doors open at 7.30pm, at - KO Gym 186 The Arches Globe Road Bethnall Green London E1 4ET
Arrive early to avoid disappointment, though even queuing outside and not getting in will result in you entering the prize draw and meeting Yoshinori Ono; walls cannot stop him.
The next Fight Club will be in Bristol in approximately a month's time. More details to follow.