Hair color When Ryu undoes the brainwashing, Bison uses his Psycho Power to cast Ken before turning his attention to Ryu, who defends himself against Bison, initially with little success. Karin arrives and offers Ken a pre-meal fight as an apology for Birdie attacking him, which Ken accepts. Especially after losing to him during the events of Street Fighter Alpha 3. Like Ken, Lewis was a blonde American who trained a traditional style in Japan, then went back to the U.S to become a famous champion. Ken after he defeats Ryu in his flashback. Kuzuryu Reppa would be seen again in SVC Chaos: SNK vs. Capcom, also appearing as one of Violent Ken's Super Combos. English voice actor(s) One of Ken's winning quotes even makes a jabbing reference to this in Super Street Fighter IV.[36]. He was voiced by Scott McNeil in the Street Fighter animated series. Ken's signature special move. Japan (SFII, SFIII)[5][6][7][8] United States of America (SFA3, SFIV)[2][3] Like Ryu, he believes in honor, hard work, endurance and discipline. Measurements Ken telling Sean not to return until he defeats Ryu. Ken's entire moveset would continue to develop around the Shoryuken and multi-hit combos as the series progressed. The moves are based on the English controls of the home console version. While Ryu defeats Vega, Ken defeats Sagat and drops a heavy golden statue on his hands before delivering a parting line: "If I hadn't met you, I might have become you.". Ken and Ryu head home on foot, and Rufus passes them by on his motorbike, calling them losers. In Street Fighter II V, Ken's hair is red, similar to the live-action movie and the animated series. After hearing news from Sakura that fighters have been disappearing and that they were possibly going after Ryu, he joined the fight. He too spends a lot of time training as well, but not as much as Ryu. 5'11" (180.3 cm) (SFI)[9]5'9" (176 cm) (SFII)[1]5'9" (175 cm) (SFA, SFIV, SFV)[10][2][3][11][12][13] Ken remains with Laura and the duo fend off more Shadaloo soldiers, with Ken taking out three with a single Shinryuken. Ken makes an appearance in the Mega Man/Sonic the Hedgehog crossover story Worlds Unite, as he was called upon by Chun-Li after hearing about their home world being planned to be taken over by a robot named Sigma, he helped Ryu, Guile and Chun-Li fight against Sigma's army while teaming with Sonic character Knuckles. Damian Chapa (Street Fighter) Christian Howard (Street Fighter: Legacy, Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist, Street Fighter: World Warrior)'Reuben Langdon (Street Fighter × Tekken: The Devil Within). A year later, Ken hears about a mysterious organization and goes to investigate in order to alleviate his boredom, and he may have confronted Urien. After the tournament, it is discovered that Gouken is still alive, and Ken and Ryu pursue him as he leaves. Soon afterwards their son is born [18] and they name him Mel. During their training, Ken attempts to persuade Ryu to visit a nearby town for some fun. Jul 08 2020 10 min. [23] Ken told her that there’s more to a fight than just winning, , and that the fight itself is more important In Street Fighter V they’re shown to be on good terms, as Karin invited Ken to her party and Ken decided to go even though it was his only day off. * Light Kick Hurricane Kick has a shorter duration. He was first leaked on September 21st, 2018 and later officially confirmed on November 1 the same year. It's a perot when he appeared in the manga "Square Jungle" (Original by Ikki Kajiwara, Kensaku Nakagusuku). After defeating Bison, Ken and Ryu part and go their separate ways, with Ryu starting his journey anew. Sagat appears and, enraged by Bison's actions, engages Ryu in an attempt to break Bison's mental grip on him. Said strategy would go on to dominate a large portion of high-level play in Street Fighter IV. Ken's Hadouken and Tatsus aren't as good as Ryu's but he has more than enough tools to hold his own. Later, Ken arrives with the rest of the fighters called by Karin to the Kanzuki Estate, where they plan their first infiltration of the Shadaloo base. [citation needed] He was challenging of traditional Karate ways and modified much of his original "Shorin Ryu" style, similar to Ken's modifications that distinguish him from Ryu, a traditional fighter. The master of flames. It links right into cr.MK xx HP Hadouken for decent damage. Jump to: navigation, search. after blocking Akumas dive kick you have the option to AC. Ultimate)Monster Maezuka (SNK vs. Capcom: SVC Chaos)Eiji Hanawa (Street Fighter Alpha: Generations) Little jab to the shin, not really all that great range wise. During the party, Ken reflects on the various sparring matches between him and Ryu. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. When his partner turned into Evil Ryu due to Akuma’s presence, Ken uses Shin Shoryuken as a tribute to get his friend back. A good attack against Ryu is to jump back and forward kick him as he tries to approach. This page was last edited on 5 January 2021, at 15:12. ま だ 見 ぬ 強敵 を 求め, ふたたび アレック ス は 旅立っ た. Rival(s) 2.1 Normal Moves. He states that the Satsui no Hado is a mysterious evil life force that dwells within certain fighters. 0 Tips. If there is an enemy within melee range, he instead performs the Shippu Jinraikyaku, which has few spinning kick-based essences based on his Guren Senpukyaku and Guren Enjinkyaku from post-Street Fighter III games. February 14,[1][2][3] 1965[4][1] Ken begins to train his son Mel in rudimentary fighting techniques. Some fans have pointed out that Ken's theme sounds similar to the. 8.1 Custom Combos. In this series, Ken and Ryu are best friends who trained under the same master; he is the 17-year-old son of the extremely rich Masters family. In Street Fighter V, Ken uses a powerful version of Guren Senpukyaku known as Guren Enjinkyaku as his Critical Art (where he launches himself at his opponent with a fierce kick that sends them airborne then follows them up with a flaming Tatsumaki to the face before kicking them away). Status Ryu explains to Ken that deep within him there is a burning rage - a power trying to overcome him. (Akiman)" (リュウは質実用健で硬派な印象がありますが、ケンは描き手によって表情が変化する、特定のイメージにられないキャラクターです。私が描くときは、マーシャルアーツの使い手である格家べユキーデをリスペクトしています。マンガ「四角いジャングル」(模原一騎原作・中城健作園) に出ていたころのペローですね。(あきまん)) from, Nishiyama: it's true. https://srk.shib.live/index.php?title=Street_Fighter_Alpha_2/Ken&oldid=170654, Kick AC is easily one of the best ones in the game, Slower fireball compared to the likes of Ryu and Chun. Ken, as he appears in Street Fighter V. Resist the urge to Rushdown needlessly as Adon has some beefy CC's to punish when Ken makes a mistake. He eventually finds Morrigan, and has tea with her until Eliza sees them both. Ken Masters (ケン・マスターズ, Ken Masutāzu?) Complete one of the following: 1. Which gives you time to break her down. However, I have encountered players that know how to AC reversal so its vital that you AC on moves that she can’t cancel from or catch her during awkward footsie battles where a cancel would be impossible or very hard to pull off. Handle much like Ryu, but as usual watch his massive dragonpunch but don't worry to much about his helicopter kick. Live action actor(s) Special Attack Dragon Punch. Struggling against Ryu, Ken held his ground and the sight of Ken struggling caused Ryu to snap back to his former self. Ken Masters, the second most famous and played fighting game character, needs little introduction. She’ll be less likely to abuse footsie. He thinks, "Yes. After getting defeated in a sparring match to Ken, Ryu tells him that he will join them when his training is complete. Violent Ken is an alternate version of Ken that mades his debut in SNK vs. Capcom: SVC Chaos. We must challenge again. Ideal for when you are literally on the back foot, the Hurricane (Tatsumaki) kick is a … Ken informed him of his life in Japan, and from that point on, Allen vowed to travel all over the world to become not only America's greatest fighter, but the world's as well. He states that the Satsui no Hado is ancient, that even old warlords knew of its existence. Howard reprised his role as Ken in Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist, Street Fighter: Resurrection and Street Fighter: World Warrior. After Bison's final defeat at Ryu's hands and Shadaloo's destruction, Ken finds Ryu alone and meditating, and decide to have another friendly sparring match to see if Ryu had found his 'true answer'. Scott McNeil (Street Fighter TV series)Eddie Frierson (Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie)Jimmy Theodore (Street Fighter II V) (Animaze dub)Jason Douglas (Street Fighter II V) (ADV dub)Steven Blum (Street Fighter Alpha: The Animation)Steve Cassling (Street Fighter Alpha: Generations)Adam Kasprowicz (Street Fighter motion comics)Reuben Langdon (Street Fighter IV, Street Fighter X Tekken, Street Fighter V, Wreck-It Ralph, Super Smash Bros. Ken begins to wonder about his own life. It's only a matter of time before this soaring dragon reaches the skies before us. When Ryu heads to Antartica to search for Pandora, fearing it has a connection with the Satsui no Hado, Ken joins him. His creative mind allows his fighting style to always stay fresh for new arts on the fly at any given time. As mentioned before, Ken uses the same moves as Ryu: he possesses a slightly weaker Hadoken, a more horizontal Shoryuken that can hit up to three times and set opponents ablaze and a Tatsumaki Senpukyaku that can land up to five hits without knockdown. +- A very dominant move at mid range, combining great range with respectable damage. Ken is most easily recognized by his brown sparring gloves (yellow in the Alpha series and red in the EX series) and bright red gi with the sleeves neatly removed, similar to Ryu's (Capcom has said that a red gi was chosen to stand out and to reflect his more flashy style of fighting[citation needed]) and it is usually seen in better shape than Ryu's (except for in the Street Fighter III series), since he can easily afford to keep up with and/or own … It hits twice @ 2 different points and cc invincibility only lasts for so long. Ken’s able to notice when Ryu isn’t in the right state of mind as shown in the Alpha series, where Ken gave him his red headband in order for Ryu to stay focused and not lose his way. In ST, he can be a very tough character to beat if played right with the tools he has and the right mindset. Ken also gets annoyed when multiple people ask where Ryu is, making it seem like Ken is Ryu’s personal assistant. my friend... And this time, there will be only one winner! Violent Ken 0 Tips. Black (dyes his hair blond)[2][3] Firstly close range is usually established by landing cr.HK from max range. Umar Ibrahim. 時 を 同じく し て, 世界中 の 格闘家 たち も, ギル を 目指し て 闘い を くり広げる を 見つける ため に, 野望 を 果たす ため に … … 最強 を 求める旅 に, 決して終わり は ない の だ. Since Ken is now the father of a child their relationship has deteriorated, after a long time from being home in Japan he is summoned to a hot spring inn, where “There is a guy I want to meet”. Ken appears as a major character in the TV series, voiced by Scott McNeil. * Aerial Hard Kick Helicopter Kick goes slightly farther… He still called her to check in and tell her to be careful using stairs.[18]. During his Shippu Jinraikyaku Mighty Combo, Ken can sometimes be seen wearing his casual outfit during the execution of his kicks. This is a match-up that should be played patiently by Ken. After winning, Ken realizes how stressed out his best friend is since his fight with Sagat. His beloved wife Eliza told him a story about none other than his brother-in-law Guile. Martial Artist/Hotel-Business Tycoon "The winner, Ken Masters! Ryu then proceeds to fight Bison but loses and, just like Ken before him, is turned into a slave of Bison's Psycho Power. Just like Ryu, he never turns down a good fight and is willing to help those in need. Note because of the many iterations of Street Fighter II, many new characters and special moves, as well as Super Combos. Lewis notably appeared on the the cover of Combat Magazine dressed in red with a black belt. It is here that old man tells Ken about the Satsui no Hado. Currenty, Ken has settled down with his girlfriend, Eliza, but still yearns for a good challenge, and desires a rematch with Ryu. Later on in the movie Ken tries to leave the fortress during the final battle only to be goaded by Ryu to help the other street fighters take down Shadaloo once and for all. B[2][3] 3. Ryu's training partner, Ken, has developed his own style of moves and variations since his clone days of Street Fighter II: World Warrior. The strongest fighter always wins! In the game, he has a different outfit and hairstyle, and his moves have been altered to further distance him from Ryu.[27]. Ken is reluctant at first, but then agrees. ", Ken laid his hand on Ryu's shoulder and says, "Do you remember the days we fought against our master together?" Ken Masters, like Ryu, is a student of the unnamed Ansatsuken art referred to as Shotokan, though this only applies to his normal attacks with slight traces of Hapkido (as stated in the in-depth Japanese sources for his normal attacks' names). Ken is one of the top four in A2. He attempts to do a move until Gouken finds out and stops him, making him swear to never perform dark hado. Behind-The-Scene This is a list of all the moves for all nineteen characters in the Street Fighter II series, including their Super Combos added in Super Street Fighter II Turbo. Number 2, walk-up and perform cr.LK>st.LK xx Shoryu Reppa (any level). Tossing some friendly jabs at each other, both have a good fight, ultimately won by Ryu. When they reach Spain, Ken encounters Vega who develops an attraction to Chun Li and develops a rivalry with Vega. Like Ryu, Ken has immense respect for Gouken. 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