Critical Reception: Capcom's Street Fighter IV

Danny Cowan from Gamasutra writes:

"This week's edition of Critical Reception examines online reaction to Capcom's one-on-one fighter sequel Street Fighter IV, which reviews describe as "in almost every way that matters, the perfect Street Fighter." The title currently earns a score of 94 out of 100 at

Eurogamer's Simon Parkin rates Street Fighter IV at 10 out of 10, citing early enthusiasm for the original arcade release as a significant indication of the game's quality. "Capcom has achieved the unthinkable," he writes. "While it would be too generous to suggest that this game is reviving an ailing arcade industry, there's no doubt that the deep-rooted passions of a whole generation of players who played Street Fighter II at school have been rekindled.""

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Thoreau3559d ago

3rd strike is better. disagree all you want. 4 has a better character selection, but slower gameplay hurts street fighter 4.

Myst3559d ago

Mm I just got four today after classes (Thank goodness for one class days!) Must say I've enjoyed it and being that I'm not a heavy fighter fan it's been a pretty good experience for me. So far though it has just been playing in mainly some offline matches, though hopefully I'll become better and be able to play online later on. :)

Thoreau3559d ago

people love to disagree and then put on their high heels and turn tail.
maybe a streetfighter scrub who can't even block a cross up. if you disagree with me at least post why.