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The quest for $25,000 is kicking into high gear, with the start of Capcom’s new week-long internet reality show “Cross Assault.” Under the leadership of legendary players Alex Valle and Aris Bakhtanians, ten players will compete against each other for a week in a series of challenges on Capcom’s highly-anticipated premier fighting game Street Fighter X Tekken .
Hundreds of passionate Street Fighter and Tekken fans have submitted video blogs to vie for one of the coveted spots on Team Street Fighter and Team Tekken. Though the competition was thick, in the end, only ten could be chosen. Today, Capcom puts the anticipation to rest by releasing a new trailer that confirms the cast of “Cross Assault.”
Cross Assault will air LIVE on the internet from February 22-28, 2012. The final four contestants will then head to the Final Round in Atlanta, Georgia, to compete for the grand prize of $25,000 and be crowned the champion of “Cross Assault.”
Street Fighter X Tekken will be available for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in North America on March 6, 2012 and March 9 in Europe. The PC version will be available on May 11, 2012. More details on the PlayStation Vita version will be shared in the near future.
Street Fighter X Tekken delivers the ultimate tag team match up featuring 38 iconic characters from each franchise - one of the most robust character line ups in fighting game history! With the addition of new gameplay mechanics, the acclaimed fighting engine from Street Fighter IV has been refined to suit the needs of both Street Fighter and Tekken players alike. The power-packed game also sees the introduction of the innovative Gem system, a strategic new way to customize and enhance the fighting experience!