Capcom Officially Adopts “Hot Ryu” as Name for Street Fighter V’s “Battle Costume Ryu”

on July 25, 2016 4:22 PM

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:

It’s fun to see a company embrace something so fan-centric and make it official in such a fun and positive way.

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