UDON publishing a hardcover Street Fighter novel, “Where Strength Lies”; features art by Yusuke Murata

By on September 18, 2017 at 4:00 pm
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Soon you’ll be able to read about some new battles between your favorite World Warriors.

UDON Entertainment has published a vast library of Street Fighter-themed graphic novels and comics, as well as bringing over manga for English-speaking audiences, including the Daigo Umehara manga Daigo the Beast: Umehara Fighting Gamers! Next to be added to the catalog — as revealed in the last pages of Street Fighter vs. Darkstalkers issue 5 — is a hardcover novel: Street Fighter: Where Strength Lies.

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Written by Takashi Yano, the book will feature cover and interior illustrations by manga artist Yusuke Murata. The synopsis:

The World Warriors take center stage in the first ever Street Fighter novel! Featuring Ryu vs. Akuma, Chun-Li vs. Elena, Guile vs. E.Honda, Sagat vs. M.Bison, and many more classic fighters colliding in their most epic encounters yet. It’s all described in Shoryuken-smashing, Sonic Boom-throwing, Psycho Power-pulsing detail! The action is only enhanced with bonus manga pages and artwork in every chapter by manga legend Yusuke Murata!

It is available to pre-order now for $19.99 USD on Amazon. It is expected to ship for November 7, 2017.

Sources: UDON Entertainment, Amazon

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