Sat, Dec 08, 2012 | 21:45 GMT
Street Fighter x Mega Man announced as a free download for PC by Capcom
Capcom plans to release a new fan-made crossover title dubbed Street Fighter X Mega Man, which will be released via PC download free-of-charge in mid-December.
It’s all part of Street Fighter’s 25th anniversary celebration and the upcoming Mega Man 25th anniversary.
“Our fans have been so supportive of the 25th Anniversary efforts on Street Fighter, that we wanted to provide one last surprise and token of our appreciation,” said Christian Svensson, SVP of Capcom USA.
“This game symbolizes the passion and dedication of our fans and with the 25th Anniversary of Mega Man coming up, we felt it was our duty to bring this wonderful experience to everyone who has shared the last 25 years with us and both of these celebrated franchises.”
Street Fighter x Mega Man was created and developed by Seow Zong Hui, a Singapore native. It features Mega Man traversing through an 8-bit world featuring eight original Street Fighter-themed levels and bosses inspired by the the fighting series. Each boss character utilizes its individual strategies and special moves against Mega Man.
Fans can download the title through Capcom Unity starting December 17.