One of the most highly anticipated releases for the XBox Live Arcade finally makes its way to the console today, and the title is a mouthful. It’s (deep breath) Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix! You can nab the fighting fun for yourself now for 800 MS Points, or $10. Here’s the official blurb from XBox.com:
The original MMA series is back! Super Street Fighter® II Turbo HD Remix receives a whole new look while improving on the innovative fighting system of the original game. Updated with 1080p HD redrawn art, widescreen support and remixed music, SSFHD Remix offers a unique experience appealing to new fans and Street Fighter purists alike. Play at home versus a friend or test your skills online. A new Remixed mode incorporates new techniques for your favorite characters, and the original Super Street Fighter II Turbo mode is built-in for those who want to revisit the game’s old school gameplay.
Remixed or Classic Mode: The new optional Remixed Mode provides massive changes across the board to all Street Fighter characters as created and tested by some the world’s top-ranked professional Street Fighter players. Or try the original Super Street Fighter II Turbo mode, which is built-in for those who want to revisit the game’s classic gameplay. You can even choose from classic game tunes or newly remixed music. New graphics: Check out the all-new 1080p high-definition art for the Street Fighter characters and backgrounds created by Udon Entertainment, creators of the Street Fighter comic books. Classic characters: The game features all 17 of the original Super Street Fighter® II Turbo characters including Ryu, Guile, M. Bison and Akuma. Multiplayer: New multiplayer modes are provided including Quarter Match, Ranked Match, and Tournament. The network code has also been improved for the best possible online game experience.