According to rumours, the next Street Fighter game has been in the works for quite some time, all the while Capcom continued to support Street Fighter V with seasonal updates and DLC characters. Luke, the final of these characters, will be released on November 29th.
Capcom’s recent Street Fighter V development update reveals that the following game, rumoured to be called Street Fighter VI, will be released in 2022. “We’ll be back with more news about the future of Street Fighter,” says a message at the end of the video.
Director Takayuki Nakayama adds, “Street Fighter V has been a project of peaks and valleys for us.” “However, owing to our fans, we were able to achieve what we set out to do,” he continues. “This experience will serve as a springboard for us, the development team, to go on to the next project.”
“We’re looking forward to it.”