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Review: Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Switch review – An essential purchase for diehard fans

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Switch review - An essential purchase for diehard fans It’s strange to think that the Street Fighter series has been around for thirty years, surviving numerous changes and botched releases to remain one of the top fighting franchises.

To celebrate, Capcom has released a collection of twelve of the original 2D entries in the series as part of the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, a frankly staggering number of classic titles to put in one box.

As such, it’s basically an essential purchase for Street Fighter purists – but newcomers who only have a passing interest in the franchise may want to dip their toes in elsewhere first.

Quarter-circle punch

The collection is the original Street Fighter, five variations of Street Fighter II, three entries in the Street Fighter Alpha series, and three variants of Street Fighter III, each offering a fascinating look into how the series has grown over time.

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