Skillz and Beeline Interactive officially announced today that new Street Fighter mobile game is in the works. This will apparently be a new mobile and competitive video game experience based on Capcom’s Street Fighter franchise.
Speaking on the news in an official press release, Beeline Interactive CEO Midori Yuasa stated, “We’ve always believed that multiplayer and spectatorship are integral to the Street Fighter experience. We’re excited to partner with the Skillz platform to deliver the next evolution of this competitive series to mobile gamers.”
Skillz and Beeline are describing this as a “unique and competitive” Street Fighter mobile game experience. The game will cater to eSports players and include live broadcast competitions that integrated natively within the game and powered by the Skillz platform.
Skillz CEO and founder Andrew Paradise added: “With this partnership, Street Fighter will define the future of competitive mobile gameplay. With worldwide competitions and countless physically organized events, Street Fighter has helped lay the foundation of modern pro gaming for both players and spectators. We’re excited to facilitate the delivery of this competitive experience to mobile gamers.”
Other details on the game and its launch date are scarce, but more release details will be revealed later on.