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Round 1, FIGHT! UDON to release Street Fighter comics free online

Everyone may be talking ab out this summer’s face-off between the Avengers and this X-Men, but that fight is patty-cake compared to the drawn-out gang war between Marvel and Capcom. As shown in a string of hit video games whose sales eclipse AvX 10 times over, people love seeing Street Fighter characters go up against Marvel’s finest. And now, comic fans — and video game fans — have a chance to find out more about the other side of that equation.

Earlier this month, UDON announced it’s re-releasing its string of Street Fighter comics to new audiences, and not just in print. Earlier this week, the publisher revealed it will begin serializing its Street Fighter comics — for free! — at StreetFighterComics.com. According to UDON, a new page will be published every weekday, with printed editions coming later this year.

Street Fighter has always seemed like a concept ideal for comics, and UDON has a lot of quality material that wasn’t given its due on initial release, so I’m excited for this to happen. I hope this is successful enough that they’ll re-release Sharknife artist Corey Lewis’ Rival Schools miniseries and the Street Fighter shorts he did a few years back.

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Darth Eradicus

July 18, 2012 at 3:33 pm

I totally loved UDON’s Street Fighter comics. They were simply fun, and I say this as someone who really wasn’t into the games.

Good stuff! Love the art!

YEAH I would love more Rey art. he’s a killer artist

Apparently UDON’s about to also release brand new Street Fighter comics but in a HC GN only format.

Which I”m not all that crazy about just because I think the price ($35) is really high for starters.

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