Street Fighter

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Street Fighter is the name for a series of fighting games, and may refer to:

Flagship series

Alpha series

Cross-overs

  • X-Men vs Street Fighter
  • Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter
  • Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes
  • Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes
  • Marvel vs. Capcom 3: The Fate of Two Worlds
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
  • SNK vs. Capcom: The Match of the Millennium
  • SNK vs. Capcom: SVC Chaos
  • Capcom vs. SNK: Millennium Fight 2000
  • Capcom vs. SNK 2: Mark of the Millennium 2001
  • Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Cross Generation of Heroes

Disambiguation of characters

Between the Japanese and American releases of the various Street Fighter games, three characters have had their names swapped from their original Japanese names. This may have been to avoid legal troubles regarding a character that resembles boxing athlete Mike Tyson in both name and image. For this reason, fans of the series have adopted an alternative set of descriptive names to help disambiguate which character someone is referring to, regardless of country or context.

Japanese name American name Alias
Vega M. Bison Dictator
M. Bison Balrog Boxer
Balrog Vega Claw

Incidentally, all three characters are Shadaloo bosses, making Sagat the only member of the four to remain unchanged.