Making only her second playable appearance in the Street Fighter series, the aspiring wrestler R. Mika is returning for another bout in Street Fighter V.
Following the announcements of [Charlie] Nash and Birdie, yet another character is returning from the Street Fighter Alpha series. Earlier today, Capcom revealed that the twin-tail-sporting wrestler R. Mika will be playable in Street Fighter V.
Several of “Rainbow” Mika’s original moves have been re-imagined for her 3D debut, however the masked wrestler now has the ability to call her tag-team partner Nadeshiko for V-Trigger assist attacks; Mika’s “Nadeshiko” V-Trigger will call her partner in for one of three input-based attacks, being a forward body-slam, or drop-kicks from the front or behind. Mika can buff her abilities with the “Mic Performance” V-Skill: R. Mika will pull out a microphone to monologue and hype-up an imaginary crowd; the longer Mika’s monologue continues, the stronger her Normal and Special Throws become:
The following characters have been confirmed for Street Fighter V thus far, with a brand new character and three returning characters from the Street Fighter Alpha series:
- [Charlie] Nash
- M. Bison
- R. Mika
According to rumors from Siliconera, future characters may include Karin, Alex, Urien and Q. Street Fighter V will release for PS4 and PC in Spring 2016.