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Ibuki, Balrog Coming to Street Fighter V on July 1

Capcom has announced that both Ibuki and Balrog will be added to Street Fighter V on July 1st.

The two characters will be released for the game alongside the much-anticipated “June” update, which also adds a cinematic story mode.

Featured above, a new trailer was shown off to introduce Balrog, which also teases Juri and Urien at the end (the last of six confirmed post-launch DLC characters).

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20 comments
  1. Mr0303
    Mr0303
    June 27, 2016 at 11:03 am

    Why is Urien wearing clothes?

  2. tetrisdork
    tetrisdork
    June 27, 2016 at 11:23 am

    According to the timeline, SF5 takes place about 2 years before the SF3 games. So, there is a legit reason for the clothes.

    Or, hell, maybe $CURRENT_YEAR is not ready for Urien to be rocking that speedo.

  3. Galbador
    Galbador
    June 27, 2016 at 12:26 pm

    Because feminist… any questions?

  4. Guin
    Guin
    June 27, 2016 at 12:36 pm

    Hyperaggressive nigger stereotype is totally acceptable within the SJW’s sphere of mentality.

  5. Don Tworry
    Don Tworry
    June 27, 2016 at 2:50 pm

    Speedo is his V Trigger.

  6. メタラーにゃあ~
    メタラーにゃあ~
    June 27, 2016 at 3:02 pm

    You… do realize Balrog has been a character in Street Fighter ever since 1990, right?

  7. Guin
    Guin
    June 27, 2016 at 3:19 pm

    Yeah, I know but it doesn’t change the fact that his entire character doesn’t trigger them unlike Mika R. and buttslaps.

  8. Tyrone Jackson
    Tyrone Jackson
    June 27, 2016 at 3:35 pm

    While I get what you’re saying, it’s pretty hard for them to argue against a side-by-side video game comparison of Mike Tyson.

  9. メタラーにゃあ~
    メタラーにゃあ~
    June 27, 2016 at 3:49 pm

    SJWs have already forgotten about SFV because they don’t play video games unless it’s Nintendo. Keep that in mind next time.

  10. evilmajikman
    evilmajikman
    June 27, 2016 at 4:43 pm

    Eh. I don’t think they have. Apparently Juri was censored in SFV.

  11. GamesGoodMeGood
    GamesGoodMeGood
    June 27, 2016 at 5:08 pm

    Actually no. Feminist double-standards means they have no problems with male characters wearing next to nothing.

  12. GamesGoodMeGood
    GamesGoodMeGood
    June 27, 2016 at 5:09 pm

    He will have an alternative costume in his thong. And you won’t hear anything from the feminists.

  13. GamesGoodMeGood
    GamesGoodMeGood
    June 27, 2016 at 5:23 pm

    So that’ll be why Rainbow Mika was censored in SF5?

    That’ll be why DOAX3 wasn’t released to the West?

    The cover of Divinity: Original sin censored?

    Blade & Soul being censored to hell for the Western version?

    Katsuhiro Harada refusing to bring Summer Lesson to the West because of SJWs?

    Criminal Girls being censored?

    All the above are Nintendo games. Oh wait a minute!

  14. Esura
    Esura
    June 27, 2016 at 8:07 pm

    Wait, Divinity’s cover was censored?

  15. Esura
    Esura
    June 27, 2016 at 8:13 pm

    I’ll actually give Capcom the benefit of the doubt with Juri. While Juri was depicted without the skin tight undergarment in the Bengus art of the small Story Mode segments, we also had a white Sean, a Laura with super anorexic waist and tan lines, and Balrog with Mr. PoPo/Jynx lips, none being representive of their final models.

  16. Lavochkin
    Lavochkin
    June 27, 2016 at 10:52 pm

    The addition of Ibuki finally makes me want to play this.

  17. Esura
    Esura
    June 28, 2016 at 12:52 am

    …daaaaamn did they have to censor the goddamn thigh too!? T_T

  18. GamesGoodMeGood
    GamesGoodMeGood
    June 28, 2016 at 4:41 am

    It’s ridiculous isn’t it? In my opinion she looked MUCH better in the original.