Gamedaily's Robert Workman writes: After getting our hands on Street Fighter IV, Capcom needed a crowbar to pry them off.
Today, Capcom invited GameDaily to sit down with a dedicated Street Fighter IV dual arcade cabinet for hands-on time with the game. After a few rounds, both won and lost, we found that game to be a welcome return for the series.
The gameplay feels like classic Street Fighter III: Third Strike, with slight EX Alpha modifications thrown in for good measure. Ryu and Ken take a dramatic split-second to initiate their fireball attacks, releasing them shortly thereafter in all their devastation.
As far as visuals go, we did get a look at some of the game's new backdrops. Guile's airfield is probably the most impressive of the few shown, with a full-engine jet running in the background and a few people walking about