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Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition (TurboGrafx-16)

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This version of Street Fighter II is similar in most aspects to the original, save that all 12 characters are selectable from the get-go (the boss characters were originally locked), and the game engine has been revamped.


Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition TurboGrafx-16 Same character battles are possible without a cheat
Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition TurboGrafx-16 Dhalsim uses hid long arms to hit Honda
Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition TurboGrafx-16 Ryu is dizzy
Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition TurboGrafx-16 Character select

Alternate Titles

  • "Street Fighter II' Plus: Champion Edition" -- Japanese title
  • "Street Fighter II': Champion Edition" -- TurboGrafx-16 title
  • "Street Fighter II'" -- Master System title
  • "Street Fighter II'" -- Brazilian SEGA Mega System title
  • "ストリートファイター2ダッシュ (PC Engine)" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Arcade perfection . . . somehow pulled off. Fake Spam (94) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars

The Press Says

Games Master Sep, 1993 93 out of 100 93
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Jun, 1993 9 out of 10 90
Mega Fun Jul, 1993 88 out of 100 88
All Game Guide 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Edge Oct, 1993 8 out of 10 80
HonestGamers Feb 24, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Megablast 1993 74 out of 100 74


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Sega Master System version

This was one of the largest Master System games ever created. It was only available in Brazil, where the older consoles were still very popular at the time. As this was an 8-bit title, some cuts had to be made. There are only eight playable characters (Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li, Blanka, Guile, Sagat, Balrog and Mr Bison) and the background is devoid of animation. Some moves were omitted as well, such as Ken and Ryu's signature Dragon Punch. Also, since the original Master System controller only had two buttons, Tec Toy manufactured a six-button controller to go with the game. This controller later became the standard controller for Master System in Brazil.


Street Fighter II' is pronounced as Street Fighter Two Dash.

Version differences

This version for Genesis has re-worked sounds and voices if you compare it to the SNES version, with less colors, but it was a lot faster on turbo mode.

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