- Today SCEE's James Gallagher
has shared a new Street Fighter x Tekken gameplay trailer and details.
To quote: At Captivate last week, Capcom unveiled the first batch of playable characters in [Register or Login to view links]
: Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li, Guile and Abel from Street Fighter and Kazuya, Nina Williams, King, Marduk and Bob from Tekken.
Afterwords, Producer Yoshinori Ono
spoke how Street Fighter X Tekken came to be.
In his words... When we [Capcom] took that 10 year break between releasing [Register or Login to view links]
games, I feel that Tekken diligently stoked the fighting game campfire and kept people interested. With Street Fighter IV we tossed kerosene on that fire and got fans really excited about fighting games again.
I was having dinner with the [Register or Login to view links]
director [Katsuhiro] Harada-san shortly after Street Fighter IV came out and we got talking about how we could keep that campfire burning. We were half-joking when we first conceived this collaboration, but it did seem like a great idea to both of us and pretty soon we were both saying, 'you go back to your office and I'll go back to mine... let's synchronise watches and convince everyone that we...