The lights are on
Street Fighter V seemed to be punch drunk as it stumbled through a dicey release yesterday. Publisher Capcom says that things are improving, with more fixes on the way.
In a post on Capcom Unity, the company says that connectivity issues should be improving. Additionally, a matchmaking fix was just pushed through on PlayStation 4 and PC.
Capcom is working to repair a list Fighter ID corruption on PC, and has attributed boot-up and crashing problems on anti-virus software. The company has also identified a number of features that it hopes to implement in the future.
These include support for PlayStation 3 and 4 fight controllers, wider key rebinding options, and in-game language switching. Street Fighter V on PC also includes a strange approach to resolution changes that require users to cycle through each option. Improvements are under investigation.
For more on Street Fighter V, you can read up in our review.
[Source: Capcom Unity]
Our TakeAfter four betas, some of these things seem like odd misses. Also strange was that Capcom Unity was quiet throughout launch day as users reported major problems. This is a tentpole title for the publisher, and leaving fans out in the cold with minimal communication is a bad look, especially given how reliant this pared-down installment is on online play.