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Street Fighter

MobyRank MobyScore
Commodore 64
...
2.6
Wii
...
3.1
Atari ST
49
3.5

Trivia

At least two versions of the Street Fighter arcade machine were produced in Japan and America, including one that used the now-standard one-joystick and six-button layout for each player (plus start buttons), and another that used one joystick and two huge fist-sized rubber buttons, which the player banged on to register hits. A light tap would be a jab, and a smash would be a fierce hit.

Contributed by CaptainCanuck (1062) on Mar 17, 2005. -- edit trivia



Street Fighter was based on a gargantuan three-layer 8-bit circuit board, developed prior to the advent of Capcom's hugely successful 16-bit CPS system. Street Fighter was limited largely by Capcom's use of a large number of old, but individually inexpensive, electronic components. But at the time it was a quantum aesthetic leap over two earlier games in the same genre, Yie Ar Kung Fu and Karate Champ.

Contributed by CaptainCanuck (1062) on Mar 17, 2005. -- edit trivia