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Super Street Fighter II

MobyRank MobyScore
Genesis
86
3.6
Arcade
...
3.5
DOS
...
3.9
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Description

Super Street Fighter II is a sequel to Street Fighter II Turbo and Street Fighter II Championship. The game features four new characters and stages, making a total of sixteen playable. It also features many multiplayer modes in addition to the single player mode. Among those is the returning elimination group battle, where players compete for the title of the champion, and Point Battle, where the person with the most points wins. Newer modes include an eight-man double elimination tournament and a Challenge mode, where players attempt to get the most points on a CPU opponent or beat them as fast as possible, trying to surpass records.

Screenshots

Super Street Fighter II Genesis Blanka vs. Dee Jay
Super Street Fighter II Arcade Chun Li's energy shot
Super Street Fighter II Arcade Failed Dhalsim's 	Yoga Fire
Super Street Fighter II SNES Cammy smashes any fighter with her Cannon Drill!

Alternate Titles

  • "Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers" -- Title screen title
  • "スーパーストリートファイターⅡ" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Presented in "long-screen" for your viewing distortment! DOS Fake Spam (94)

The Press Says

The Video Game Critic SNES Sep 29, 1999 A 100
Game Players SNES Jul, 1994 98 out of 100 98
Game Players Genesis Jul, 1994 96 out of 100 96
The Video Game Critic Genesis Aug 11, 2006 B+ 83
IGN Wii Feb 07, 2008 8 out of 10 80
High Score Genesis Nov, 1994 4 out of 5 80
Amiga Joker Amiga Sep, 1995 73 out of 100 73
GameCola.net SNES May 15, 2006 6.2 out of 10 62
Defunct Games Wii Apr 27, 2012 C+ 58
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Apr, 1996 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Trivia

References to the game

The game is shown briefly on the Channel 4 comedy, Father Ted. The game is shown being played by Father Dougal McGuire and Father Damian, although Dougal is clearly using an Atari joystick controller, as Father Ted enters the room. The clip can be found here.

SNES version

In the SNES version, blood was removed during the fights and from the fighter's portraits after fights. Additionally some pre-match sayings (Ryu, Balrog and Guile) and ending sequences (Chun-Li, Balrog, Ryu, Vega and Zangief) were changed. A detailed list of changes can be found on schnitberichte.com (German).

Awards

  • GameFan
    • Vol.3, Iss.1 - Best Genesis Fighting Game of the Year 1994
    • Vol.3, Iss.1 - Best SNES Fighting Game of the Year 1994
    • Vol.3, Iss.1 - Best SNES Two-Player Game of the Year 1994

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