Street Fighter 6 Prequel Comic Book Series Releasing May 2023; 4 Volumes, Covers Revealed
Capcom and UDON Entertainment have announced that the latter will publish the Street Fighter 6 Prequel Comic Book Series starting in May 2023. Capcom Japan artists Bengus and Chisato Mita will handle the first and final issues, while Genzoman, Hanzo, and Panzer of UDON will handle volumes 0, 2, and 3, alongside several variant covers. Further, Capcom will, of course, be writing the narratives.
Street Fighter 6 Director Takayuki Nakayama shared the following statement regarding this collective announcement via Game Informer:
“This is the first time that we’re doing this kind of comic book series that’s closely tied to the story of the main game. We’re working very closely with our partners at UDON. We’re providing the script and the storyline of what to expect before the events of Street Fighter 6…!”
Each of the revealed comics, their covers, and provided information are viewable below:
Street Fighter 6 #0 – May 6, 2023
Street Fighter 6 #1 – May 10, 2023, Art by Bengus
Street Fighter 6 #1: UDON Store Exclusives
Street Fighter 6 #2 – May 17, 2023, Art by Panzer
Street Fighter 6 #3 – May 24, 2023, Art by Hanzo Steinbach
Street Fighter 6 #4 – May 31, 2023, Art by Chisato Mita
If you’re yearning to purchase these comics and their covers, check out the official UDON store and the Comic Shop Locator for additional shop locations.
Street Fighter 6 will launch for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, and PC on June 2, 2023.
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