Street Fighter series
The Street Fighter series is a competitive fighting game developed and published by Capcom. While the Street Fighter that released in 1987 lacked a big hit, the Street Fighter II: The World Warrior in 1991 achieved the worldwide popularity. The success of Street Fighter II inspired other game developers and creators.
Many unique characters of different nationalities have appeared in the series. Guile: a major in the United States Air Force, Ryu: a Japanese karateka, Chun-Li: a Chinese martial artist who works as an Interpol officer, Zangief: a pro wrestler from Russia, and so on.
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