STREET FIGHTER: ASSASSIN'S FIST Releases First Official Poster

STREET FIGHTER: ASSASSIN'S FIST Releases First Official Poster

The first official poster for Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist gives us our first proper look at Ken Masters (Christian Howard) and Ryu (Mike Moh). The live-action web series is expected to drop in the first quarter of 2014.

There are definitely strong hints of Street Fighter: Alpha on display in the first official poster for Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist. Can you spot them?

Assassins Fist first official poster Ken and Ryu

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The story in Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist centers on the master of Ken and Ryu, Gouken, who himself trained under ‘Asatsuken (Assassin's Fist)' grandmaster Goutetsu. Also training under Goutetsu was the legendary Street Fighter villain, Akuma, who is Gouken's brother. In the web series Gouken reflects on how the Asatsuken sent he and his brother down conflicting paths of 'Light' and 'Dark' and whether he should pass along all of its secrets to Ken and Ryu. Will the same split that befell Gouken and Akuma occur with Ken and Ryu?

In addition to portraying Gōki/Akuma, Joey Ansah (The Bourne Ultimatum) served as director and co-wrote the script with Ken actor Christian Howard. Togo Igawa (Memoirs of a Geisha, The Last Samurai) will portray grandmaster Goutetsu. Mike Moh (Kamen Rider: Dragon Knight) plays Ryu. Hal Yamanouchi (The Wolverine) will portray Senzo. Akira Koieyama (Rush, 47 Ronin) plays Gouken. Mark Killeen (Game of Thrones) plays Ken's father.
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cnester1 - 1/1/2014, 5:09 AM
kjra92 - 1/1/2014, 5:09 AM
Primordiac - 1/1/2014, 5:12 AM
HAHA, don't tell me THAT is Akuma !
boiling - 1/1/2014, 5:12 AM
looking forward to this, hope hollywood will watch this and learn.
MarkJulian - 1/1/2014, 5:14 AM
@Primordiac That's their sensei.
cnester1 - 1/1/2014, 5:14 AM
blazingkidtes - 1/1/2014, 5:18 AM
Its coming can't wait
kjra92 - 1/1/2014, 5:26 AM
@Primordiac That's Gouken.
n1ghtw1ng2832 - 1/1/2014, 5:36 AM
Not Bad. Not Bad At All.
Optimus83 - 1/1/2014, 5:37 AM
Cool. ...Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist
MightyZeus - 1/1/2014, 5:37 AM
I can not wait to watch this. It looks like it's going to be awesome. Hopefully it'll deliver.
Enphlieuwince - 1/1/2014, 5:39 AM
Looking good so far...
P862010 - 1/1/2014, 5:47 AM
ryu looking jacked much bigger physique than the ryu from the related short film
cnester1 - 1/1/2014, 5:47 AM
2gold - 1/1/2014, 5:48 AM
Can't be worse than the Legend of Chun Li.
kjra92 - 1/1/2014, 5:51 AM
I'm lovin the reference to the Alpha 1 artwork
Ineedrevelation - 1/1/2014, 5:52 AM
Ryu should be in front
Ineedrevelation - 1/1/2014, 5:53 AM
And Ryu's headband is supposed to be red
Havensent - 1/1/2014, 5:53 AM
That is one badass poster.

I'll be watching this for sure.
P862010 - 1/1/2014, 5:56 AM
@Ineedrevelation nope!!
MarVell - 1/1/2014, 6:09 AM

elsocarras - 1/1/2014, 6:16 AM
I love the concept but I hate the wig. Fan ser wigs are just terrible.
Demongod20 - 1/1/2014, 6:18 AM
@ MarVell

I can't believe they cast Johnny Cage as Guile in that old Street Fighter movie.
kjra92 - 1/1/2014, 6:21 AM
@Ineedrevelation In SF1 and SF-Alpha games, Ryu's headband is white.
SunfireUrA55 - 1/1/2014, 6:41 AM
holy moly Mike Moh's bulked up so much.
Finally we have a true fan who can bring this to life in a more accurate way than the dumb asses in....shall we say Hollywood??? Thank you!!
Jer3miah - 1/1/2014, 6:43 AM
Wow. That looks incredible. Hollywood should take some notes. This is how you make a movie poster.
Dinotron - 1/1/2014, 7:32 AM
Wow! May I say this is near perfect, if not perfect, adaptation of these characters brought to life
ALmazing - 1/1/2014, 7:41 AM
This looks awesome, can't wait.
CimJerrey - 1/1/2014, 8:14 AM
Yeah cause this turned out so well
Prime - 1/1/2014, 8:19 AM
TheBatman777 - 1/1/2014, 8:42 AM
I never really was a fan of the long hair ken and this doesn't help at all LMAO. I think it passes more in a video game then it does in real life IMO
konoyaro - 1/1/2014, 8:46 AM
kjra92 - 1/1/2014, 9:05 AM
@COREYxYEROC Early this year (Probably Feb or March). :)
thewolfx - 1/1/2014, 10:30 AM
Uugh not a fan of the alpha looks but hopefully they do a sf turbo .. n have ken give ryu his proper headband
AGoodHonestMan - 1/1/2014, 11:43 AM
Damn! This looks good!
BenjiWest - 1/1/2014, 12:48 PM
As long as it has Guile's theme!!!!!!!!!!
DrunkenNukem - 1/1/2014, 1:54 PM
where is jean claude Van-Damme??? [frick] this...
SuperCat - 1/1/2014, 3:09 PM
@ Trudy

Looks like it got deleted :(
Minghagz - 1/1/2014, 5:06 PM
I have hopes for this.

By the way... Ryu started out with a white head band and was later given the red head band from Ken (as you can see tied to Ken's hair in the poster) and seeing as how this story seems to be going off of the Alpha story then its accurate that he currently has the white head band.
ELgUaSoN - 1/1/2014, 7:02 PM
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