Street Fighter 6 Update Adds Rashid, Improves Others Fighters

Street Fighter 6 Update Adds Rashid, Improves Others Fighters

Street Fighter 6 has received a chunky update, adding Rashid to the roster while making improvements to other fighters. In order to play Rashid, players must either have the Year 1 Character Pass or the Year 1 Ultimate Pass. The fighter can also be purchased from the Goods Shop or trialed for one hour using a Rental Fighter ticket.

Street Fighter 6 July 2023 update overview

An overview of the update is as follows:

New items in Goods Shop

  • Playable character Rashid
  • Rashid Outfit 2
  • Rashid Color 3 – 10
  • Avatar gear: Pirate Captain Bundle, Resort-Style Bundle, Breezy Resort-Style Bundle (also available as individual items)

Fighting Ground

  • Rashid’s story added to Arcade Mode
  • Easier way to switch between Record and Playback in the Training Mode pause menu
  • Master League added *Coincides with the beginning of Phase 1 on August 1

Battle Adjustments

  • Warning regarding replays: Past replays cannot be played back with this new battle update.
  • CFN > Replay: Replays saved to your Replay List or Local Replays will remain saved, but cannot be played back.
  • Fighter Profile: Data from earlier versions will not be displayed.

World Tour

  • Rashid’s Master Missions added
  • Missions featuring Mike Haggar Memorial Stadium Tournament and Suval’hal Arena. You must complete the main game to access these missions
  • New comic cutscenes were added to the Gallery under Cutscenes > World Tour

For the full list of battle changes, check out the complete patch notes. For more on Street Fighter 6, read our review.