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Capcom Fighting Tribute Celebrates The Art Of Fighting

by Marcus Stewart on Oct 22, 2015 at 07:29 AM

Capcom’s long history of encouraging gamers to beat the tar out of people is being celebrated in a new art book. Capcom Fighting Tribute features beautiful artworks based on the publisher’s sizable roster of fighting and beat em’ up franchises.

The collection curates illustrations of various visual styles from over 250 artists hailing from around the globe. All that artsy goodness is contained within a snazzy wraparound cover created by legendary Capcom character designer and illustrator Bengus.

Franchises featured include:

  • Street Fighter
  • Final Fight
  • Darkstalkers
  • Power Stone
  • Rival Schools
  • Red Earth
  • Star Gladiator
  • Capcom Fighting Evolution
  • Puzzle Fighter
  • Battle Circuit
  • Pocket Fighter
  • Captain Commando
  • The King of Dragons
  • Armored Warriors
  • Knights of the Round
  • Avengers (Hissatsu no Buraiken)

Capcom Fighting Tribute is on sale now for $59.99. You can purchase the book and check out preview pages by visiting Udon Entertainment. Interested in other Capcom art books? Check out these Phoenix Wright and Devil May Cry collections.