Street Fighter 5 Features

Why Video Game Rivalries Can be Beautiful

How a rivalry cemented my love of fighting games, and a friendship as well.

Yoshinori Ono Reflects on Street Fighter 5: “We Re-Learned the Importance of Listening to Our Players”

An interview on the lessons learned from Street Fighter's latest entry.

Street Fighter 5 Champion Edition Roundtable: A Challenger Heads Into Its Final Round

Mike and Eric sort out their feelings on where Street Fighter 5 stands with the release of its latest collection.

The USgamer Podcast: Nintendo Labo, Fable Rumors, Street Fighter V Arcade

PODCAST | The latest episode of our flagship podcast is here!

EVO 2017 Highlights: The Matches We'll be Talking About Until 2018

One of the best Evo tournaments ended last night. Wins, losses, upsets, and more.

How Will Nintendo Switch Change Our Favorite Games?

Nintendo's next system will play host to lots of familiar series. We speculate how they'll take advantage of the unconventional hardware.

The Race to Become the Next Big eSport

COVER STORY: From Halo to Rocket League, seemingly every developer wants their game to be a big-time eSport, and the stakes are even higher than you realize.

Which Game Will be the Next Great eSport? Assessing the Contenders

COVER STORY: From Call of Duty to Smite, Kat takes stock of the games vying to become the next great eSport.

A Fighting Game Scrub's Perspective on Street Fighter V

Kat reflects on her own history with the series and its attempts to reach a broader audience. Plus, scattered thoughts on the new characters.

Street Fighter V: The Red Cyclone Returns and Laura Leaks

Famitsu lets one of Street Fighter V's new challengers leak a bit early.

Street Fighter V Hands-On: You Can Never Go Home Again

Capcom's latest fighter makes subtle but significant changes to the series' enduring formula in the name of diversity.

Street Fighter V Does Representation Right with Rashid

Capcom continues to make interesting character choices for Street Fighter V, adding the Middle Eastern master of the Turbulent Wind.

Street Fighter V's Rainbow Mika: A Force for Women in Games?

Why Capcom's scantily-clad butt-slamming lady offers a surprisingly positive example of female representation.

Street Fighter V Stress Test: Notes from the Underground

This past weekend, the Street Fighter V beta lurched back to life. Here's what we found.

No New Challengers: Street Fighter V Beta Postponed Indefinitely

Capcom decides to postpone the Street Fighter V beta while it works out some issues.

Street Fighter Beta Diary: Day One (And Maybe Only)

There, there. Shhh. I know.

Street Fighter V Beta: Day 0: What We Know So Far

What better way to prepare for tonight’s beta than to get everyone on the same page?

Street Fighter V Will Never Go 'Super": SFV Becomes a Service

Capcom is trying something different for the newest Street Fighter.

The Return of Birdie in Street Fighter V, and the Trials and Tribulations of a Pad Player

Plus: It's time to party like it's 1999 and we're playing Street Fighter Alpha 3 again.

Choose Your Console: Why the Fighting Game Community Isn't Too Happy About Street Fighter V Exclusivity

Capcom's decision to limit Street Fighter V to the PC and PlayStation 4 hasn't been popular with the fighting game community. One member explains why.

Street Fighter V Coming to PS4 and PC: A New Era of Console Exclusives [Updated]

Are rising game development costs and "money hats" bringing us back to the era of console exclusive?

Life Support Wish List: Six Classics That Deserve the Street Fighter V Treatment

If first-party exclusive funding is what it takes to keep classic franchises alive, we'd like to nominate these seven forgotten candidates.