Capcom released a new video today showing a match between two of the new returning characters in street fighter 6Dee Jay and Dhalsim.
The match features three rounds, giving a good look at how the two veteran fighters have changed from previous chapters in the series. Both have been around for a long time and have evolved quite a bit both in terms of looks and gameplay.
You can watch the action below. The match is played by the developers by the way, so it should be a great showcase of what the two fighters can do in the new game.
In case you’re not familiar with the featured fighters, here’s an official description for Dee Jay. By the way, the Bather’s Beach scene mentioned is the one shown in the video, as you may have imagined.
“First appearance in Super Street Fighter II, Dee Jay is a globally popular dance music superstar with a burning love for music and wrestling. As a returning character in the series, Dee Jay retains his signature moves that will get him in the groove, such as the Air Slasher, Double Rolling Sobat, Machine Gun Upper, and Jackknife Maximum, while adding new moves like Jus Cool and Weekend Pleasure to his arsenal. Visit Bathers Beach, the setting for Dee Jay in street fighter 6to find a beachside party full of life in the middle of a sunset”.
Dhalsim is described as follows:
“A monk and yoga teacher from India who has served as a guide to countless suffering souls. He prefers to avoid conflict where possible, but his innate hatred of evil compels him to dispense harsh justice.”
The video follows another posted yesterday, which shows Marisa against Manon.
street fighter 6 it will be released on June 2, 2023. This time, it will return to its cross-platform nature, as it will be released for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam. It will also hit arcades via Taito, though that version likely won’t make it out of Japan.