Leviathyn.com | In this part of The Secret History, Cassidee takes a look at the origins of the Street Fighter franchise and what made II one of the most successful and influential video games of all time.
Something the author missed: Street Fighter II was the first fighter to include "combos" (an unblockable chain of moves linked together). The thing is, it was an accident. CAPCOM didn't expect die-hard gamers to be able to perform moves so quickly, and since there was a glitch in the programming that allowed moves to chain into other moves, people were able to create a lot of killer moves. Thus, the combo was born.
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