Not an American user?

Description

X-Men vs. Street Fighter is a fighting game, the first in which characters from the Marvel Comics universe (in this case, the X-Men) compete against Capcom's own creations, the heroes of the Street Fighter series.

The X-Men characters are mostly the same as in X-Men: Children of the Atom and Marvel Super Heroes; three new characters are Rogue, Gambit and Sabretooth. The Street Fighter cast is based on that of Street Fighter Alpha 2; however, the appearance and combat styles of some of them have been altered, to match the abilities of the X-Men heroes.

The gameplay system is similar to that of the aforementioned games, adding a tag-team gameplay feature. The player controls one character at a time, while the other awaits off-screen. The starting character can tag the waiting one in at any time by hitting specific buttons; the tag partner will jump in with an attack and taunt the enemy. Resting character gradually recuperate their health. The two partners can execute the so-called "variable attacks", which depend on the combination of buttons pressed.

The tag team feature has been omitted from the PlayStation version due to memory limitations.

Screenshots

X-Men vs. Street Fighter PlayStation Zangief executes his move Elbow Drop aiming to hit Sabretooth successfully: now, he is about to get!
X-Men vs. Street Fighter PlayStation In a forced attempt to strike back Apocalypse's Drill move, Chun-Li uses her Hyper Combo Kikou Shou.
X-Men vs. Street Fighter PlayStation Due to Gouki's (Akuma's) jump-avoiding maneuver, Sabretooth's Hyper Combo wasn't so effective now...
X-Men vs. Street Fighter PlayStation Due to Storm's punch-tornado-counterattack, Nash (Charlie) was forced to assume a defensive posture.

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Alternate Titles

  • "X-Men vs. Street Fighter EX Edition" -- Japanese title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

The Playstation Vs 2D Fighters PlayStation Zovni (9307)

Critic Reviews

Lens of Truth SEGA Saturn Mar 26, 2009 10 out of 10 100
High Voltage Online SEGA Saturn Sep 13, 2006 97 out of 100 97
neXt Level SEGA Saturn Feb, 1998 90 out of 100 90
HappyPuppy PlayStation Jan 07, 1998 9 out of 10 90
Mega Fun SEGA Saturn Mar, 1998 87 out of 100 87
NowGamer PlayStation Feb 26, 1998 8.2 out of 10 82
Power Unlimited PlayStation Dec, 1998 8 out of 10 80
IGN PlayStation Jun 11, 1998 6 out of 10 60
GamePro (US) PlayStation Nov 24, 2000 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
GameSpot PlayStation Mar 17, 1998 3.6 out of 10 36

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Related Web Sites

Contributed to by BrandeX (59), 666gonzo666 (56150), Kartanym (10705) and j. jones (1633)