12 new SFxT characters available tomorrow on 360, PS3

Jul 31, 2012
2012 Jul 31
Minish Capcom

As revealed during EVO 2012, the 12 additional characters for Street Fighter X Tekken will arrive tomorrow for $19.99. This includes six new Street Fighters (Cody, Guy, Dudley, Elena, Blanka, Sakura) and six new Tekken teammates (Lars, Alisa, Jack, Bryan, Christie and Lei). The updated roster also arrives alongside a free balance patch.

Here are the patch notes:

Ryu

Tatsumaki Senpu Kyaku: Hit box reduced, movement amount reduced, frame advantage on block reduced by 5F.

H. JÅdan SokutÅ Geri: Speed reduced, and changed to -6F on block.

Ken

Tatsumaki Senpu Kyaku: Hit box reduced, movement amount reduced, frame advantage on block reduced by 5F.

Rolento

LP: Recovery frames changed from 8->10F. Opponent block stun reduced from 10->6F. Push back distance when guarded increased.

c.LP: Hurt box size increased.

Juri

Kaisen Dankairaku: Damage reduced from 350-> 300.

Akuma

Tatsumaki Zankukyaku: Hit box reduced, movement amount reduced, frame advantage on block reduced by 5F.

Yoshimitsu

Move listed properly:j.forward f+LK → MK

Raven

LP: Opponent block stun reduced from 10->8F. Push back distance when guarded increased.

Number of possible cr.HP Wind Cross dash cancel loops has been reduced from 5 to 3.

Xiao Yu

Number of possible cr.HK Phoenix loops has been reduced from 6 to 3.

Follow up attack after Overhead->Hakkesho is now possible.

PS3 players – don’t forget all your DLC will transfer to the PS Vita version of the game launching later this year! And above you can see the Vita pre-order bonus available at GameStop, Best Buy and Amazon, which includes 12 new costumes for the new arrivals.