It seems that Capcom has been more in tune with Street Fighter V fans (and fan nicknames) that thought before. The development/publishing company has officially dubbed the previously known “Battle Costume Ryu” as “Hot Ryu,” which was the popular fan name:
— Yoshinori Ono (@Yoshi_OnoChin) July 21, 2016
— Michael McWhertor (@MikeMcWhertor) July 22, 2016
It’s fun to see a company embrace something so fan-centric and make it official in such a fun and positive way.