Capcom Co. this week announced Vega to the fight roster in Street Fighter V for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 and the PC.
Vega features a brand new look, trademark moves and two distinct fighting modes – with claw and without claw.
Vega can sheathe his claw to utilize a new command grab and new attack moves but cannot retrieve his claw if knocked off by an opponent.
Street Fighter V will feature cross-platform play to unite fighters into a centralized database.
The title will be released exclusively to the PS4 and the PC.
The final game will 16 playable characters at launch.
Players can earn DLC including post-launch characters by accumulating Fight Money earned through gameplay. The currency can be used to purchase new DLC.
In addition, users can purchase Zenny with real money to gain immediate access to DLC.
Finally, the title will offer free balance updates.