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The biggest fighting game tournament, Evolution 2013, concluded over the weekend with 3 intense days of competition. One of the main sponsors, Capcom, officially announced the new update to the Street Fighter IV brand; Ultra Street Fighter IV. The game will be releasing for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. Previously, Capcom announced their re balancing update, but at EVO they made it very clear that this wasn’t just an update. Revealing five new characters and six new stages along with re-balanced gameplay and original modes.

In Ultra Street Fighter IV, Poison, Hugo, Elena, Rolento and a secret all-new playable character join the fight, complete with new animations and their own unique play styles, bringing the current roster count to a massive 44 characters. Six new battle environments (including Pitstop 109, Cosmic Elevator, Half Pipe and more) provide a thrilling and colorful backdrop to the action.

Pro players and fans around the world have directed their feed back to Capcom in re-balancing the original 39 characters of Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition.

Owners of Super Street Fighter IV or Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition will be able to download the title as a $14.99/€14.99 digital upgrade. Users who purchase the retail or full download version of the game for $39.99/€39.99 will receive all previous costume DLC released for the series (a $40/€40 value).

Ultra Street Fighter IV is scheduled for release on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC in North America and across Europe in Early 2014.

Now enjoy this awesome reveal trailer with some gameplay!

Source: Capcom