Throughout Geoff Keighley’s Summer time Recreation Fest livestream, Capcom got here via with a brand new take a look at some Road Fighter 6 gameplay and a personality reveal.
In a brand new albeit transient trailer, the blonde flat-top military vet Guile—with comb in tow—completely clobbers Ryu. We see lots of his iconic strikes, together with Sonic Growth and the Flash Kick. He’s additionally rocking fairly a style assertion in an all-denim (!) bodysuit of kinds.
Road Fighter 6 is basically an entire revamp for the collection. It retains the basic 1v1 side-view preventing expertise followers have come to anticipate, however the sport additionally expands the scope to embrace open-world exploration and some fresh-faced fighters. Capcom’s additionally introducing some new mechanics to the sport, together with a contemporary management kind for “simpler inputs,” a robust strike known as Drive Impression that absorbs strikes (just like Road Fighter IV’s Focus Assault), and the ability to scowl and make faces at your opponent earlier than a match begins.
Whereas it is a new gameplay trailer, some of what’s right here isn’t precisely completely new data. That’s as a result of forward of Keighley’s presentation, varied bits of Road Fighter 6 had leaked, together with (presumably) the sport’s complete character lineup. A few of this was even present in Nvidia’s now-infamous GeForce Now leak.
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Probably the most intriguing a part of Road Fighter 6 is the single-player mode. Supposedly an “immersive” story expertise, the primary marketing campaign sees you roaming the streets of Metro Metropolis—famously the setting of Capcom’s Ultimate Struggle—searching for battles, presumably with iconic collection characters. Who is aware of? Possibly we will prepare with Chun-Li or Ryu. Sadly, Ken Masters will not be probably the most succesful instructor proper now, since the blonde-haired Shotokan has fallen on exhausting occasions in Road Fighter 6.