Here come some brand-new oppositions. At the end of EVO 2022’s Street Fighter V competition, Capcom exposed 2 more characters concerning the lineup of Street Fighter 6: Juri, the “I can repair her” returning fighter, and beginner Kimberly, an ’80 s-obsessed teenager.
Kimberly, the spunky brand-new ninja, and Juri, the vicious thrill-seeker, sign up with #StreetFighter 6 when it gets here in 2023! Spray cans, a portable cassette gamer, and motorcyles have actually never ever looked more fresh. pic.twitter.com/Lnw87 p27 aP
— Street Fighter (@StreetFighter) August 8, 2022
Student of Guy and follower to the bushinryu custom, Kimberly is spunky and vibrant with an affinity for spray painting her opponents midmatch. Kimberly is a teen and Street Fighter 6 appears to be set in the existing day, she’s enamored with all things ’80 s, bring around a cassette gamer that some more youthful gamers most likely will not even acknowledge.
It’s like Capcom knows that, in addition to its more youthful audience, there’s a particular subset of older Street Fighter gamers increasing from their creaking knees and hurting back taking a look at the ’80 s with fondness. Because method, Kimberly is a send-up, a pointer of easier times. In other methods, she’s an extremely impolite tip that those delighted days are up until now behind us now that existing teens are embracing the visual since it’s quaintly “retro.” Thanks, Capcom, for advising me I’m old
Accompanying Kimberly in the character expose is Juri, a character initially presented in Street Fighter IV Juri shows up in fancy design with a tribute to the Akira slide that’s been having a minute recently, as it was likewise utilized to incredible result in Jordan Peele’s Nope Juri appears a bit edgier than Kimberly, stomping all over her opponents in bare feet highlighted in manner ins which would make Bob Odenkirk click “like.” It’s constantly cool when business relatively welcome the thirst gamers have for its characters.
We’ll get the possibility to see more of Juri and Kimberly’s stories when Street Fighter 6 launches on Xbox, PC, and PlayStation in 2023.