Street Fighter X Transformers promotional video pays homage to Super Street Fighter II Turbo

By on December 4, 2017 at 10:00 am

As previously reported, Takara Tomy and Capcom have partnered for a special range of Street Fighter X Transformers toys. The line dresses up certain iconic Transformers as Street Fighter characters.

Now, Takara Tomy has has released a new video promoting the toy line; the video pays homage to Street Fighter II — or more specifically,its Super Street Fighter II Turbo update. It takes both Super Turbo’s iconic intro while also adding in some match footage, and using graphics that match the game’s pre-fight screen.

Check out the video below:

Source: Takara Tomy

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