WWE wrestler Zelina Vega joins Street Fighter 6 as part of the game’s real-time commentary

WWE vibes coming in for SF6.

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We got some WWE vibes coming in for SF6!

Capcom just announced that WWE wrestler Thea Trinidad (more popularly known as Zelina Vega) will be joining Street Fighter 6 as part of the game’s real-time commentary feature.

Check out the teaser below:


From Thea:

“I’ve been an avid gamer since I was a child and a huge fan of Street Fighter,” said Thea Trinidad in a press release. “I can still remember epic matches with my brother, and I would always beat him with my favorite character Vega. It’s surreal to now be a part of this amazing franchise and I am honored and thankful for this once in a lifetime opportunity.”

Via Capcom:

Thea Trinidad, also known as WWE Superstar Zelina Vega, has climbed to the top rope and somersaulted directly into Street Fighter 6 as the newest addition to the in-game commentator roster. Thea, a longtime Street Fighter fan, brings her strength, style, and electrifying personality to the growing roster of illustrious color commentators in Street Fighter 6. She is a current WWE Superstar, self-proclaimed gamer, and no stranger to the Street Fighter franchise, even modeling her ring gear as Juri at this weekend’s WWE Royal Rumble in San Antonio, Texas.

The Street Fighter 6 Real-Time Commentary feature incorporates the voices of popular Fighting Game Community (FGC) commentators and personalities to narrate matches as they happen with easy-to-understand gameplay explanations. Recently announced play-by-play commentators include Jeremy “Vicious” Lopez, Ryutaro “Aru” Noda, Kosuke Hiraiwa, and Steve “TastySteve” Scott, with a tag team of color commentators including Thea Trinidad, H.E. Demon Kakka, and James “jchensor” Chen. This feature will support subtitles in 13 languages for increased accessibility and player excitement.


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Street Fighter 6 will be out for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, and PC (via Steam) on June 2, 2023.