about the competition
Since its first appearance in arcades in 1987, Street Fighter® has grown to become one of the biggest franchises in entertainment and pop culture. Street Fighter II, which made its debut on home consoles in 1992, became a megahit that sold 6.3 million units worldwide, and laid the foundations for fighting games and helped revolutionize the genre. To date, the franchise has sold over 47 million units. The latest iteration, Street Fighter® V: Champion Edition was released in 2020 for PlayStation® 4 and PC and continues its reign as the best modern fighting game.