When Charlie Nash was revealed to be returning to the Street Fighter franchise, folks immediately began to formulate theories regarding his resurrection. The last time we saw him in action, the American soldier sacrificed himself to stop Shadaloo leader M. Bison in Street Fighter Alpha 3, and his grotesque new appearance and altered personality in Street Fighter V came as quite a shock.
To help fill the gaps, Capcom partnered with UDON Entertainment to release The Life and Death(s) of Charlie Nash, a graphic novel compilation of previous stories with an emphasis on the events leading up to Nash’s return in Street Fighter V. While much of the narrative included within might be old hat for long-time fans of the franchise, the surrounding story answers some of the lingering questions about his revival.
While this book was previously a convention exclusive, it can now be purchased through online comic distributor comiXology for $4.99. Please note that this is a digital book, not a physical one, so don’t expect it to appear on your doorstep any time soon. We’ve included a few of the opening pages below to get you started.