If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Street Fighter 5's second new character revealed as Rashid

The second new Street Fighter 5 character was revealed during Games15 in Dubai, and he's called Rashid. He can control the wind, apparently.

The game's director Yoshinori Ono announced the fighter, which along with Necalli are the two newcomers in the fighting game. There will be four new characters in all, with rumors suggesting the final two are Zen from India and Brazilian fighter Laura.

There's off screen shaky cam footagetaken of the fighter at the event. Information on Rashid and the footage was posted by NeoGAF user Neoxon.

The trailer of the fighter in action posted above is courtesy of AGB.

When more information becomes available, we'll be sure to update this post.

Street Fighter 5 is slated for release on PC and PS4 in March 2016 with cross-platform play.

street_fighter_5_rashid_1

street_fighter_5_rashid_2

street_fighter_5 _rashid

About the Author

Stephany Nunneley avatar

Stephany Nunneley

News Editor

Half-blind/half-dyslexic, bad typist, wine enthusiast, humanitarian, intellectual savant, idiot savior, lover of all things nonsensical, animal hoarder and highly sarcastic.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information

More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch