Street Fighter is a popular franchise of fighting video games created by Capcom. It was initially released in 1987 and has since become one of the most iconic fighting games in the world. The franchise includes Street Fighter II, Street Fighter Alpha, Street Fighter III, Street Fighter IV, Street Fighter V and Street Fighter X Tekken. The most recent installment, Street Fighter V, was released in 2016. The series is known for its fast-paced, strategic combat and its interesting characters. Street Fighter has spawned numerous spin-offs and related media, including animated films and television series, comic books, and a variety of collectible card and board games.