Street Fighter Zero Vs Street Fighter II DVD
Sony Visual Works has just begun a promotional campaign in Japan called "Street Fighter Zero Vs Street Fighter II: Animation Battle on DVD." Sony will be releasing a special edition DVD of the two newest Street Fighter Zero OAV episodes on August 30th. (Street Fighter Zero is the Japanese name for Street Fighter Alpha)
The regular edition DVD will only contain the two 45 minute episodes, while the more expensive limited special edition DVD will also contain numerous special features such as interviews with 10 of the voice actors, the director, the character designer, a new 30 minute special episode which was produced by Madhouse Studios for the upcoming US release of Street Fighter Alpha by Manga Entertainment.
On September 20, Sony will release the region 2 DVD version of the Street Fighter 2 movie, which was shown theatrically in Japan in 1994. The Japanese DVD will feature a widescreen uncut presentation of the movie as well as a bonus feature on the history of Capcom's Street Fighter arcade games. Sony is promoting the releases with special premium items like promotional posters, telephone cards, and a set of SD Street Fighter lapel pins for fans that purchase the DVD.