Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable contributors!

Not an American user?


Marvel Super Heroes Vs. Street Fighter is a 2D fighting game and the first to combine characters from Capcom's Street Fighter series with those of the Marvel comic universe. It is also the first in Capcom's games to introduce a tag team style of combat where the player can call for another character during a fight.

Matches consists of two-on-two battles where the player can only control one character at a time. The other character can be called in regularly or while doing an attack. The off-screen one also regains some health while waiting. Both opposing characters need to be defeated to win the match, and when one dies the other is called in automatically. The tag team options introduces Variable Attack, Variable Counter and Variable Combination where the two characters team up to attack, counter of perform a special move.

Most of the X-Men characters were already present in X-Men: Children of the Atom and Marvel Super Heroes: Cyclops, Storm, Juggernaut, Magneto and Wolverine, with the addition of Rogue, Gambit and Sabretooth. The Street Fighter characters are gathered from Street Fighter Alpha 2: Ryu, Ken, Cammy/Chun-Li, Charlie, Zangief, Dhalsim, M. Bison and Akuma. The final boss of the game is Apocalypse.

The PlayStation version does not include the tag team feature and relies on the more traditional best-two-of-three round setup.


Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter PlayStation Spider-Man starts to perform a long jump, but Ken Masters' Shoryuken is about to finish this action!
Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter Arcade Angry Blackheart vs Mr. Bison in defence
Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter PlayStation Instead to use one of his special moves against P2 U.S. Agent, Bison uses a simple Crossover Attack.
Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter PlayStation Cyclops' Strong Kick being used simultaneously to Sakura Kasugano's Hyper Combo: Shinkuu Hadouken...

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game

Alternate Titles

  • "Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter EX Edition" -- Japanese title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

Video Games SEGA Saturn Nov, 1998 4 out of 4 100
Bravo Screenfun PlayStation Apr, 1999 2 out of 6 80
Video Games PlayStation Apr, 1999 80 out of 100 80 PlayStation Jun, 2004 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN PlayStation Feb 25, 1999 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Revolution PlayStation Mar, 1999 B- 67
Power Unlimited PlayStation Jun, 1999 6.7 out of 10 67 PlayStation May 24, 1999 12 out of 20 60
GameSpot PlayStation Feb 16, 1999 5.7 out of 10 57
Svenska PlayStation Magasinet PlayStation Jun, 1999 5 out of 10 50


There are currently no topics for this game.


Japanese version

The Japanese versions have an exclusive playable character named Norimaro who was created exclusively for the game and has no direct connection to the two franchises He is a nerdy school-boy guy and was created by the Japanese comedian Noritaro Kinashi.

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by 666gonzo666 (62126), Zovni (10638) and j. jones (1687)