Capcom’s Street Fighter 6 reached an impressive milestone within its first three days of release, hitting one million active players, according to an official statement from Capcom. This exciting news reaffirms the enduring popularity and appeal of the legendary fighting game series, which recently surpassed the cumulative sale of 50 million copies worldwide.
The official Japanese Street Fighter Twitter account said, “Street Fighter 6 has surpassed 1 million players.” This milestone was celebrated with an in-game gift and a profile title, delighting the game’s player base.
これからも『スト6』 をよろしくお願いいたします🙏 pic.twitter.com/B0b6uVnaYE
— ストリートファイター / STREET FIGHTER (@StreetFighterJA) June 5, 2023
Capcom has been at the forefront of the fighting game genre since the late 1980s, with the Street Fighter series being one of its crown jewels. The success of Street Fighter 6 proves that the series remains a powerhouse in the industry, effectively attracting new fans. The accomplishment of reaching one million players so soon after launch and achieving 50 million total sales reflects the massive and enduring appeal of the Street Fighter franchise.