During Son’y PSX 2015 event, Capcom revealed the final character for the inital roster of Street Fighter V and its another new face. F.A.N.G is the second in command of M.Bison’s Shadaloo organization. His set of skills include a long range attacks, slippery movements and the ability to poison his opponents. His movements can be reminiscent of Darkstalkers’ Hsien-Ko.
Additionally, the developer/publisher also revealed the first six challengers who will be added throughout 2016: Alex, Guile, Ibuki, Balrog, Juri and Urien. All of these characters are earnable through gameplay for free or available to purchase for instant access. Except exact release date for each character to be revealed at a later date.
And you know what everytime we talk DLC, there’s a Season pass involved somewhere. The Pass will be available to purchase for USD 29.99 / EUR 29.99 / GBP 24.99 and will give players instant access to all six additional characters when they are released, along with a premium costume for each and an exclusive PS4 theme.
The Season Pass is available to pre-order now in North America. For European consumers, there is also a Street Fighter V Deluxe Edition available to pre-order on the PlayStation Store now. The Deluxe Edition contains the full game and the 2016 Season Pass. Until launch, it’s available to pre-order at a 10% discounted rate of GBP 71.99 / EUR 89.99. After that time, it will increase to GBP 79.99 / EUR 99.99.
There are two ways to receive bonus content in Street Fighter V: through Fight Money (obtained for free by completing various in-game challenges) and Zenny (purchased using real money and used to receive the content immediately). Zenny will be available to purchase in various options, some of these are listed below:
- 100 Zenny = Purchase for USD 0.99 / EUR 0.99 / GBP 0.79
- 550 Zenny = Purchase for USD 4.99/EUR 4.99/GBP 3.99 (receive a 50 Zenny bonus)
- 1200 Zenny = Purchase for USD 9.99/EUR 9.99/GBP 7.99 (receive a 200 Zenny bonus)
- 4000 Zenny = Purchase for USD 29.99/ EUR 29.99/GBP 24.99 (receive a 1000 Zenny bonus)
If you wish to know more about F.A.N.G., head over to Sony’s official blog.