Street Fighter X Tekken On The PS Vita
So you consider yourself a master of Tekken and Street Fighter? Beaten every boss of every game and still crave more? Fear not my friends, as Capcom have just released a new trailer for the upcoming Street Fighter X Tekken on the PlayStation Vita, to quench your thirst for battles. As the game was released on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 earlier in the year, many of you may not see a reason to purchase this latest update of the game. Well well well, believe me there is plenty of reason to go out and get it for your Vita. The game constantly treats you to a visual show as you perform signature moves from both franchises, as the latest trailer shows off many spectacular moves from the likes of Lei Wulong and Sakura.
Here are some of the features included within the PS Vita version of Street Fighter X Tekken
55 Playable Characters – In addition to the core roster of 38
characters from the console version and the 5 exclusive characters from
the PS3 version, the PS Vita version will arrive with a free download
code for the 12 new playable characters: Blanka, Cody, Dudley, Elena,
Guy and Sakura from the Street Fighter side, and Alisa Bosconovitch,
Bryan Fury, Christie Monteiro, Jack-X, Lars Alexandersson and Lei Wulong
from the Tekken side.
Cross-Platform Play – Portable gaming has reached a new level.
Cross-Platform Play allows PS Vita players of Street Fighter X Tekken to
compete against PS3 players.
Multiplayer Mayhem – Pick your battles and compete against others
locally, online through Wi-Fi networks, or through the PS Vita’s 3G
There has to be some sort of Vita exclusives i hear you asking. Well, lucky for you there is exclusive content available on the PS Vita version such as:
Augmented Reality: Pose and take pictures of your favorite characters,
and then place them in real life photos.
o Front and Rear Touch Panels: Create the size and positioning of extra
buttons on the front and rear touch panels, and customize these with
different moves. Also, menus now work with the touch screen.
Near: Customize the costumes of your characters, and share them with
other Vita owners that pass by. Collect other players’ custom costumes.
KO Monument: Collect trophies from the players you beat and build the
ultimate KO monument.
Ad-Hoc Fight Request: Turn this mode on to automatically challenge
other Vita owners in your area. Share replays after the battle.
Gallery Mode: Collect different sounds and movies from the game, and
play them in the gallery.
PS Vita and PS3 Data Sharing – All DLC purchased on the PS3 version
can be used on the PS Vita version, and vice versa. Additionally, edited
and customized data on the PS Vita version can be transferred to the PS3
version via a save data link.
And last but not least… 38 Free Alternate Costumes! In addition to receiving the free
code for the 12 new characters, Vita players will receive a second free
code that can be used to unlock the alternate costumes for the core
roster of 38 characters. Additionally, anyone who pre-orders the
upcoming PS Vita version at select retailers will be rewarded with free
alternate costumes for the 12 new characters.
How’s that for a nice bunch of exclusive content, packed with goodies to keep you playing and entertained for a long time. Street Fighter X Tekken is being developed by Capcom and will be released on the PlayStation Vita gaming system on October 23 2012.