Capcom will hold a livestream on Thursday, February 11 starting at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET to talk all things Street Fighter 5, focusing on a “winter update” that will include information about new fighters, esports content, a new gameplay mechanic, and Season 5 updates.
The studio also said that the livestream will feature the reveal of Rose, Street Fighter 4’s mystic fighter. Alongside Rose, Capcom will unveil the goofy Saikyo fighter Dan Hibiki, as well as disclose a new game mechanic from battle director Ryuichi “Woshige” Shigeno. Other guests include director Takayuki Nakayama, producer Shuhei Matsumoto, and DJ Steve Aoki.
How To Watch Street Fighter 5 Winter Update Stream
In addition to the livestream, Capcom is hosting a free trial for Street Fighter V: Champion Edition. Until February 24, PlayStation 4 players can download the game and play all the characters from Season 1-4 for free. Those who want to continue playing can buy the game at a discount, with the Champion Edition 33% off and the Upgrade Kit 40% off.
In other Street Fighter 5 news, Capcom has canceled its annual fighting game series, the Capcom Cup, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Despite the cancelation, the event has been transitioned to a sort of online format slated to go live later this month.
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