Street Fighter's original characters were horribly offensive

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Fighting titles aren’t immune to offensive stereotypes by any stretch of the imagination. Just think about the stupid Russian, overly endowed females with no clothes and skinny indians.

But generally we accept them without many complaints, but it would have been massively different if these original Street Fighter characters had made it through.

How offensive was the black monkey man in chains?

Last Updated: November 2, 2011

Gavin Mannion

I for one welcome our future robotic overlords

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