Road Fighter 5’s subsequent DLC characters leak forward of Evo 2019
New characters are coming to Road Fighter 5: Arcade Version subsequent week, in response to a video that was posted to Steam (and rapidly taken down) on Wednesday, seemingly forward of a deliberate reveal at this week’s Evo preventing sport match. The video outs two returning fighters, E. Honda and Poison, and a newcomer, Lucia.
In response to the video, all three characters will likely be obtainable for Road Fighter 5 on Sunday, Aug. four. That’s the ultimate day of Evo 2019, and the day of the Road Fighter 5 grand finals. A “summer season 2019 character bundle” that includes these characters will likely be launched on Monday, Aug. 5.
E. Honda first appeared within the sequence in Road Fighter 2: The World Warriors. His Road Fighter 5 incarnation seems to be devoted to his authentic look, and his two V-Set off strikes, Tajikarao and Onigawara, seem to buff his grapple and flying head butt strikes, respectively. Honda’s tub home stage from Road Fighter 2 can be coming to Road Fighter 5 as DLC.
Becoming a member of Honda are Poison and Lucia, each of whom hail from Ultimate Battle. Poison appeared within the authentic Ultimate Battle as an enemy, and he or she’s been a playable character in Extremely Road Fighter four and Road Fighter X Tekken (and, uh, Ultimate Battle Revenge). Lucia was a playable character in Tremendous NES beat ’em up Ultimate Battle three, and in Road Fighter 5, she’s a member of the Metro Metropolis Police Division. Her V-Triggers, Weapon Fury and Burning Battle, energy her up with nightstick- and fire-based assaults, respectively.
The trailer for E. Honda, Lucia, and Poison additionally reveals their suite of costumes coming to Road Fighter 5, which you’ll be able to try beneath.
Road Fighter 5’s most up-to-date version was the fighter Kage, again in December. Capcom introduced late final 12 months that it wouldn’t supply a standard season go for characters launched in 2019, because it had accomplished in earlier years.