Yesterday we have reported that Capcom announced during the Evo 2013 that a new Street Fighter IV update is currently in development, launching sometime during 2014 on Ps3, Xbox 360 and Pc. This new version of Street Fighter 4 will also launch as an arcade version. The first screenshots for the new character are now available and you can check them out at the end of this post.
Ultra Street Fighter IV will include five new characters and accompanying stages: the already confirmed characters are Rolento, Hugo, Poison and Elena, all coming from previous Street Fighter games. Another all new character will be revealed in the future
Together with the new characters and stages, Capcom is going to tweak all the available characters again, trying to rebalance the game once again. Some of these tweaks have already detailed during the Evo 2013: check out our report from yesterday if you wish to know more.
Ultra Street Fighter 4 will launch sometime during 2014 as a DLC release fully compatible with both Super Street Fighter IV and Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition. A precise release date has yet to be announced.
Street Fighter IV and its updates are now available on Ps3, Xbox 360 and Pc. A portable version of Super Street Fighter IV is also available on Nintendo 3DS.