DJ Steve Aoki and his Dim Mak file label and vogue model have teamed up with Capcom on some cool Avenue Fighter-themed objects: a restricted version countertop arcade cupboard, a clothes line, and even a remix of the theme track for Avenue Fighter icon Ryu.
The countertop arcade cupboard, which you’ll be able to see on the high of this put up, will permit as much as two gamers to play 4 completely different Capcom video games collectively: Avenue Fighter II: World Warrior, Avenue Fighter II: Champion Version, Tremendous Avenue Fighter II Turbo, and Ultimate Struggle. The cupboard is made in partnership with Arcade1Up, and it’s the primary two-player countertop cupboard the corporate has made.
Along with the slick artwork on the cupboard, every one is signed by Aoki. However if you wish to get your palms on it, you’ll have to act quick as there are solely 30 items accessible. The cupboard costs $199 and can ship in Could.
There’s additionally a line of Avenue Fighter-inspired attire. You may see the whole collection on the Dim Mak website, and we’ve included a number of footage on this gallery.
The remix of Ryu’s theme track, titled “Ryu’s Theme (The Moe’s Pizzeria Steve Aoki Remix),” isn’t out simply but. Will probably be accessible on February nineteenth, however you possibly can pre-save it to your streaming service of selection right now. I haven’t heard the remix but, however I’m trying ahead to testing Aoki’s tackle the iconic song.
In keeping with a press launch saying the collaboration, Aoki was an enormous Avenue Fighter fan rising up, heading to a neighborhood pizzeria day-after-day after college to play the sport. That love for the collection undoubtedly reveals on the cupboard and within the attire assortment.
And Aoki’s major? “Ryu,” he mentioned in an e mail to The Verge. (I can’t say that’s stunning, given Ryu’s prominence on a lot of the gear.) “I at all times picked him once I was a child once I obsessively performed Avenue Fighter II. He represents the robust, iconic, Japanese warrior hero that I at all times aspired to grow to be,” Aoki mentioned.