To create your free account, please enter your email address and password below. Please ensure your email is correct as you will recieve a validation email before you can login.

Confirm Password:
Weekly newsletter:
Daily newsletter:

To log in to your account, please enter your email address and password below:

Forgot your password?

To reset your password, please enter your email address below and we will send you a link to reset it.

Submitted by Gwynne Dixon on July 26 2010 - 11:44

Capcom and Namco Bandai officially announce two previously rumoured Street Fighter vs. Tekken fighting games...

Capcom and Namco Bandai have officially announced Street Fighter X Tekken and Tekken X Street Fighter - two games that will blend together each publisher's most prised fighting game series.

The partnership was rumoured last week and subsequently announced at the San Diego Comic-Con over the weekend. As suspected, Street Fighter X Tekken will be developed by Capcom and Produced by Yoshinori Ono, while Namco Bandai is crafting Tekken X Street Fighter with development being overlooked by Katsuhiro Harada.

"This is history we're making. Two fighting games that have rivalled each other are finally standing on the
same stage. This isn't just a showdown between Tekken and Street Fighter, but a decisive battle for Capcom and Namco Bandai Games Inc., so I'm going to give it my all," stated Ono-san.

"The ultimate dream match-up is about to be realized. With this astonishing collaboration, a new chapter in fighting game history begins.  The Street Fighter and Tekken development teams have a great relationship. However, I see this new project not as a collaboration, but as the competition of the century between two legendary fighting game franchises," said Harada-san.


While Street Fighter X Tekken has been "tentatively planned" for Xbox 360 and PS3, Namco Bandai's Tekken X Street Fighter currently has no announced platforms. Neither game has been given even the vaguest of release windows either.

According to Andriasang though, Famitsu is reporting comments from Ono-san which indicate that Street Fighter X Tekken won't arrive until 2012 and has only been in development for a couple of months. The reason for the early announcement, according to Ono-san, was to do something for the fans.

Ono-san also said that he currently favours 2 vs. 2 fights for the game's tag-team battles and is considering including early generation characters, although the characters shown in the Comic-Con demo are the only ones confirmed at this stage (Ryu, Chun Li, Kazuya, and Nina Williams).

Street Fighter X Tekken was the only game of the two that was demoed at Comic-Con. It is being developed using the same technology that spawned Street Fighter IV and SSFIV, and will retain the same mix of 3D character models set in 2D environments.

Let us know your thoughts on the Capcom-Namco amalgamation in the comments section below. Can Street Fighter's rotate/charge move system ever work alongside Tekken's juggling gameplay mechanics?

If you wish to link to this article, here's a permalink to this page:

TVG Store - Finding you the cheapest price for:

Street Fighter X Tekken


Sign Up and Post with a Profile

Join TVG for a free account, or sign in if you are already a member. You can still post anonymously.

Log in using Facebook

Respect Other Members

Please respect other users, post wisely and avoid flaming... Terms & Conditions


User avatar
By: Anonymous

Added:Tue 09th Nov 2010 11:14, Post No: 3

will there tag teamultra's

User avatar
By: Anonymous

Added:Tue 27th Jul 2010 17:58, Post No: 2

please visit my website here you can download all type full version games free visit

mygamestube dot net
mixdl dot net

User avatar
By: Anonymous

Added:Tue 20th Jul 2010 17:38, Post No: 1

There's a game called "Namco x Capcom" for the PS1 that was released in the late 90's. It's a Japan only game and it so awful that both companies have nearly managed to quietly sweep it under the carpet and pretend it never got made.