While Street Fighter 2 isn’t the first fighting game ever made, it is the most important of the lot. It’s still the most well-known and influential fighting game 30 years later since its arcade debut.
So what better way to cement its prestige further than with the 39th Golden Joystick Awards’ special Ultimate Game of All Time award? Street Fighter 2 happens to be on the shortlist of finalists after sifting through 1 million games. Among the 20 games listed include Super Mario 64, Pac Man, Half Life 2, and Dark Souls.
You know your feelings to be true: vote Street Fighter 2. Do it now. Vote closes on 13th November 6am GMT+8.
Remember the first time you pulled off a Hadoken? ⬇️↘️➡️👊
Street Fighter II (1991) has been shortlisted for the Ultimate Game Of All Time award by the @GoldenJoysticks
— Street Fighter (@StreetFighter) November 9, 2021