To celebrate the launch of Street Fighter IV
, the latest instalment in one of the most successful fighting game series of all time, video games giant Capcom
has made available for the first time the original, fully-mastered vocal, FX and music samples taken from the cult classic Street Fighter II
, enabling DJs and producers access to cut, scratch, remix and re-edit these classic parts to their heart’s content.
Why Street Fighter II
? Released in 1991 Street Fighter II
became the must-have fighting game for the SNES
, literally smashing all competition in its path with its two-player and arcade modes, making this one of the most successful games of all time. And it’s back for 2009 in a brand new manifestation, available on PS3 & Xbox 360
team up with leading MP3 download portal Trackitdown.net
to bring you this free exclusive remix competition. On Jan 19th the competition will go live offering DJs and producers across the globe access to download a full Street Fighter II
sample pack featuring classic vocals such as Hadoken, Sonic Boom, Tiger Uppercut
alongside hundreds of FX noises and music in lossless .wav format giving up coming and established producers the opportunity to remix these classic parts in whatever way they feel!
The four best remixes will each win an Xbox 360
and copy of the brand new Street Fighter IV
game, with runners up winning copies of the game. This competition is open to producers of all genres. Trackitdown.net
will also give away the winning tracks as a bundle post-competition for free!
For more info / to download free sample pack visit:
To get your creative juices flowing check out this remix by AV Legends Hexstatic:
Street Fighter IV
will be in stores from Feb 20th available for PS3 & Xbox 360