Game UK writes: "It's been a LONG time coming, but it's finally here - is Capcom's Street Fighter IV a New World Warrior, or just punch drunk?
Thankfully, Street Fighter IV is an incredible return to form. Producer Yoshinori Ono's desire to create a new Street Fighter game that was simultaneously inviting for new and deep enough for the hardcore fans has resulted in a sublime beat'em-up without equal.
Tried and bested
Sticking with tried and tested 2D gameplay, Street Fighter IV instead chooses to modernise itself behind the scenes with some new tricks and tactics and, more obviously, in its 3D graphical spit and polish. SFIV looks incredible in motion, with chunky cartoon style fighters oozing charm and style thanks to beautiful character design, stupendous animation and bags of neat touches..."