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Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition Available Today via Download


Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition is now available on the Xbox Marketplace and should be available soon today for the Playstation Store. It costs 1200 MS points at the Xbox Marketplace and $14.99 at the Playstation Store. The upgrade file is about 675 mb. A disc version for this game will be available towards the end of June. Capcom has also released a trailer video for this game. Check it out below.

Capcom changes DRM for Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition for PC


Christian Svensson, Corporate Officer and Senior VP of Capcom, announched on the Capcom-Unity blog that they will be making changes to the DRM for Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition for the PC. Previously, if the user was not logged into Games for Windows Live, only 15 of the 39 characters would be playable. Now, after an update when the game is released, all characters will be available regardless if the user is logged onto Games for Windows Live or not.

Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition Tier List


Check out the tier list below from Arcadia for Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition.

S
Yun, Yang, Fei Long

A
Zangief, C. Viper, Sagat, Akuma, Cammy, Makoto

B
Ken, Chun-Li, Balrog (Boxer), M. Bison (Dictator), Adon, Sakura

C
Abel, Dee Jay, Ibuki, E. Honda, Seth, Cody, Guy, Vega (Claw), Rufus, Ryu, Blanka, Dudley, Dhalsim, Juri, El Fuerte, Guile, Gen, Gouken, Rose, Oni, Evil Ryu

D
Hakan, T. Hawk, Dan

What’s New for Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition on PC


Christian Svensson, Capcom USA Senior VP, posted up on the Capcom-Unity forums providing a great deal of information regarding the PC release of Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition.

Check out a summary below:

What’s New for PC Users
- 14 new characters
- new background stages
- new replay modes
- new spectator modes
- bonus stages
- character rebelancing

Minimum Requirements:
OS: Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7
Processor: Intel Pentium 4 2.0 GHz and up
Memory: 1 GB RAM
Graphics: DirectX 9.0c/Shader3.0 and up supported (operation on-board is not guaranteed)
Video: NVIDIA GeForce 6600 and up (except for NVIDIA GeForce 7300), VRAM: 256MB and up (operation sharing with main memory is not guaranteed) or ATI Radeon X1600 and up VRAM: 256MB and up.
Hard Drive: 4.5 GB free hard drive space
Sound: DirectSound, DirectX9.0c Compatible Audio
Other Requirements: Online play requires software installation of and log-in to Games For Windows – LIVE

Recommended Hardware:
OS: Windows Vista/Windows 7
Processor: Intel Core2 Duo 2.0 GHz and up
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Graphics: DirectX 9.0c/Shader3.0 and up supported (operation on-board is not guaranteed)
Video: NVIDIA GeForce 8600 and up, VRAM: 512MB and up (operation sharing with main memory is not guaranteed)
Hard Drive: 4.5 GB free hard drive space
Sound: DirectSound, DirectX9.0c Compatible Audio

Games for Windows Live will be the medium used to play online for the PC version of Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition. Creating a Games for Windows Live account is free.

Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition Release Information


Capcom has released some information regarding the release dates and costs for Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition.

PC
SSF4:AE is available for pre-order at Steam for $39.99 and Direct2Drive for $35.95. There is 10% discount available if you had previously purchased regular Street Fighter IV for the PC. There is also another discount available if you wish to purchase 4 copies of SSF4:AE which would drop the price down to $29.99 a copy or $119.97 total at Steam. The release date for PC is early July.

Console
The console downloadable content (DLC) release date is June 7 for $14.99 or 1200 Microsoft Points. The disc based version will be available in Europe on June 24, in North America on June 28, and in Japan on June 30.