Street Fighter 5's Newest Character Revealed

Karin Kanzuki returns after a long hiatus from the series.


Capcom has confirmed another addition to the playable roster in its upcoming fighting game, Street Fighter V. Karin Kanzuki will be making a return after her first (and last) playable appearance in the main Street Fighter series in Street Fighter Alpha 3.

The character was revealed at Tokyo Game Show on Thursday during Capcom's stage presentation. The reveal trailer featuring Karin can be found below.

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Karin Kanzuki is a rival of Sakura Kasugano, the latter of which has not yet been confirmed to appear in Street Fighter V. She hails from the wealthy Kanzuki family, and is seen expressing her trademark haughty laugh after victory.

Street Fighter V launches in spring 2016 for PlayStation 4 and PC. The game will never be released on Xbox One. GameSpot has a team on the floor for the duration Tokyo Game Show, so be sure to stayed tuned to the hub for more news as it breaks!

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