Fans of the legendary "Street Fighter" franchise may rejoice to know that the rumored for ages Sheng Long, just may be a playable character in the upcoming "Street Fighter 4" game, along with another controversial character known as Poison from the Final Fight series. In the Street Fighter 4 edition of EGM magazine, a spread was run showcasing the two characters with new artwork. In which, Poison's true gender was revealed to be a post op transsexual in the US.
Sheng Long, has been the greatest mystery to the franchise since the release of the original Street Fighter 2. He is the master of Ryu and Ken. Fans, have been teased by Capcom and EGM for years about his inclusion in the game. But, this year that joke may change as this is souped to be the best Street Fighter game to the franchise.
Poison, has been quite popular since late 2007, with the release of his/her model figure and the question of Poison's gender was once again traveling threw the minds of it's fans. Only to be revealed as in Japan he is a guy who just tucks in his male body parts. In the US, Poison, is a post up transsexual with the female parts added. Capcom is likely to cash in on the popularity of this character and listen to the fans as they demand that Poison and Sheng Long to finally be included in a Street Fighter game.