Street Fighter IV screenshot
Street Fighter IV screenshot

The PC version of stupendous fighting game Street Fighter IV will be released this summer, Capcom has confirmed to

Christian Svensson, Capcom vice president, business development and strategic planning, said that he was in talks with peripheral manufacturer Mad Catz on the possibility of bundling its Street Fighter IV pads and fighting sticks with the game.

Street Fighter IV was released on Xbox 360 and PS3 last Friday to critical and commercial acclaim. We gave it a well deserved 9/10, and it's currently the number one selling game in the UK, as well as the fastest-selling traditional beat 'em up since the All Formats Chart began in 1997.

The game, however, was originally announced for the PC as well as Xbox 360 and PS3, and some PC gamers have expressed concern that they are being left out in the cold.

Asked when the PC version will be out, Svensson said: "Let's say summer."

He added: "We rolled out our Mad Catz sticks and pads, and the interesting thing to note about all of those sticks and pads is they all work with PC as well. We may, and I'm in talks with Mad Catz to figure out how can we actually do some bundles of pads and Street Fighter IV PC."

Svensson also said that the 360 and PS3 versions of SFIV is "exceeding forecasts" and is "on track to do some pretty amazing things".

"We are thrilled," he said. "We set the bar really high for ourselves numbers wise in our forecasts and we are exceeding forecasts in a very healthy way. We're really really pleased. It's great that Street Fighter IV is there to help reinvigorate the fighting space. It's been received far better than we could have imagined. The fans have been incredibly supportive.

"I don't want to make an outrageous statement that I can't back up. When we can back it up I'll make an outrageous statement. It's on track to do some pretty amazing things. I'll say that."

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Well its meant to be released on 13th March, check out the following link. To be honest though I wouldn't hold your breath........... 936200&sr=8-1
Posted 19:42 on 01 March 2009
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I know it is coming out for ps3,x360 on 13th march but are there any rumours about pc version.PC games are less expensive that's why I asked.And pc games are more fun to play
Posted 18:35 on 01 March 2009
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Will resident evil 5 be out for pc???
Otherwise i'll have to buy it for ps3 which will be more expensive. OH THIS RECESSION
Posted 18:26 on 01 March 2009
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Tell you its always the same with PC titles, take GTA4 for example. When that was released late it was just a pile of unoptimised tosh, 2 patches later and it was playable.

I've been waiting to play SF4 on my PC since I heard it was coming out. What annoys me more than anything is that there was absloutely no mention of a delay until it just didnt show up on the day of its release.

Now Resident Evil 5 is meant to be coming out on PC along with the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions on March 13th. Whats the going rate that it doesnt and gets delayed 4 months as well.........
Posted 19:28 on 28 February 2009
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The Official Support Onlineshop YOU link on your Homepage ( say a release date 30.march 09... whats happen with that?

I DONT wanna buy a console just for ONE game.
Posted 19:27 on 28 February 2009
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Sommer? **** that arcade machines are running on a windows system and u guys need 5 months to bring it on the PC? Dont wonder if everyone pirate it instead buying it.
I hate it always betray the PC Gamers.
Posted 11:06 on 28 February 2009
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I have already got it on ps3. It is an awesome game. I will get it on pc as well.
Posted 15:27 on 27 February 2009
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June would be nice too.
Posted 14:33 on 27 February 2009
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july? august? **** them
Posted 12:15 on 27 February 2009
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Russell Bishop

thank god! :D
Posted 11:40 on 27 February 2009
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"Let's say summer."

I'm getting tired of being kept in the dark as a PC gamer. This isn't the first game where we just have to twiddle our thumbs and guess if and when the games are being released ... and it probably won't be the last.

A game+stick bundle would be amazing, though!
Posted 11:36 on 27 February 2009

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Release Date: 03/07/2009
Publisher: Capcom
Genre: Beat 'em Up
No. Players: 1-2
Rating: BBFC 12
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