Top Ten Street Fighter Characters


The Top Ten

1 Ryu Ryu Ryu is a video game player character created by Capcom, the protagonist of the Street Fighter series.

If you remember Street Fighter II you'll notice his place on the World map is Okinawa. Okinawa is an island and is the birth place of Karate. How cool is that. An island man all the way.

bash them up, and finish him: no problamo for ryu - wellman

There is no Street Fighter without Ryu! He is the Protagonist, duh!

Street fighter = Ryu

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2 Akuma Akuma Akuma known as Gouki in Japan is a character of the Street Fighter series and recurring antagonist, first appearing in Super Street Fighter II Turbo as a hidden character and boss who could be summoned after certain conditions were met, an emotionless and powerful warrior fixated on mastering the Satsui more.

Strongest character in street fighter for sure.

He is by far the best in the game. He is the most enjoyable character when playing

What's there not to like about Akuma.

I’m a sucker for video gasm characters with mystical powers, so I sort of just picked Akuma by instinct and ooh he’s good.

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3 Ken Ken

Starting with SF2 and counting Ken has been superior to Ryu in many Street Fighters, till SF4. Story wise they would be equal, but just because Ken doesn't make it his life's main objective to become all powerfull makes him the winner

I think ken is most attractive and speedy fighter, may be ken is not much stronger then ryu, and he has a perfect combination and according to me he is the better then all the street fighter character

Ryu may be stonger, but not by much, Ken more than makes up for this with his speed and combinations, not to mention he just has that swagger, he thinks he's the best, and he's right...

Ken is the best (not better than ryu) but he’s still cool

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4 M. Bison M. Bison M. Bison, also known as Dictator, is a video game character created by Capcom. First introduced in Street Fighter II: The World Warrior, he is a recurring character and villain in the Street Fighter series of fighting games, acting as the primary antagonist of the series.

Bison is ultra lightening energy man, good fighter and master judo.

Bison is red general, his computer he teleport body and flying.

The day Bison moves to #1 will be the most glorious days of your lives. But for him, it will just be Tuesday.

He is the best "now face the mighty Bison"

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5 Chun Li Chun Li

Chun li is the best girl fighter in the history of gaming lots of great gamers are shamed because when it comes to street fighter they have to admit that they were just beaten by a girl

Chun I is the best character for beginners it is easy to get trapped by her lightning kick and her balanced stats make her extremely versatile and her throw and spinning bird kick are just bad to the bone.

She has that amazing lightning kick and that spining bird kick her fighting style is better than most of the people in Street Fighter and she is the sexiest girl in Street Fighter

She's my favorite for 2 reasons. 1) lightning fast attacks, and 2) Those Legs!

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6 Cammy Cammy Cammy White, also known as Cammy and the codename Killer Bee in Street Fighter Alpha 3, is a video game character in the Street Fighter fighting game series and the second female fighter to appear in the series, after Chun-Li.

In Street Fighter, I never really met a character I really excelled with. I tried a countless number of characters, but they never really suited my taste. Then, I met Cammy. An offensive character with a stylish Ultra and Super, she is incredibly fast on the field of battle. Oh yeah, and she's hot as hell. Who can argue with that?

So much better than Chun Li! The best female character in games, and who doesn't love pigtails!

She is the 2nd female character in street fighter she has a great story line and she flashes her ass

Cannon strike and that ass

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7 Vega Vega

He is fast, recommended for players who confuses other players with speed and then beat em up! Vega is cool and I like that mask - Cobbleborg

Vega is good fighter, his hand is kendo and he foot good kicking. His hand is big kendo, three kendo.

His deadly claws and his mask, combined with his masculine build. He is a ferocious fighter you wouldn't dare to fight!

He's so fast! I love everything about him. His personality, his playstyle, his hair, his body...

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8 Zangief Zangief

Zangief is by far the strongest street fighter character I've seen

Good character

"THE RED CYCLONE" is the strongest character in the street fighters.He can crush any other

Zangief, create in film Street Fighter, his big and hard man, greate fighter, of red small trousers. Zangief is great fighter and guard Bison army. Zangief create in game Street Fighter 1, 2, 3, 4. Werry accelerated fighter with great power.

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9 Blanka Blanka

Blanka is the ultimate rebel. His creation is the middle-finger towards all video game characters ever!

First of all, he is the least human character from the bunch, (and if you consider that some of the rest have ghostly eyes with no pupils, shoot fireballs, extend their limbs, etc, that's quite a feat! )

He is awkward. Blanka's the bigger deviation from the pretty-boy stereotype. His expressions are super awkward, his fighting style is awkward, his face when he gets beat-up is pure awkward..

He ain't the sharpest tool in the shed either:
He cannot even speak, communicating with growls most of the time.

He just couldn't care less about what's going on!
The others are fighting for such reasons as: fighting prowess, fame, glory, money, even world domination!
Blanka on the other hand is kicking butt all over the world just to make mommy proud! The guy's the living embodiment of "I just don't give a cr@p"!

Not even his creators were ...more

One my favorite video game characters of all time. He is the anti-Ken or Ryu.

He's a super saiyan 3 lol - Dmchrisco

Blanka makes pound cake.
Blanka: Ooaaoo would anybody like some... POUND CAKE!?
Ryu(while doing spinny kick of doom): I'd like some pound cake!

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10 Sagat Sagat

He was from Thailand. I was from Thailand too. So I voted him

Saga is my favorite character in the whole series, but he is also one of the best anti heroes in the series

What vega more popular than sagat I don't think so, and akuma as well

Have a beautiful and unique martial art.

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The Newcomers

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The Contenders

11 Guile Guile Guile is a character in Capcom's Street Fighter series of fighting games. He debuted as one of the original eight characters in 1991's Street Fighter II and appeared in the game's subsequent updates.

Guile is good army fighter green color, hero is Van Damme, high opponent is Mr. Bison.

Because his theme goes with anything

He is lieutenant surge.

his theme

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12 Sakura Sakura

She deserves to be in the top ten because she is the third best female Street Fighter character.

Sakura is 1 of my favorite video game characters ever! She is cute, friendly, and actually enjoys fighting every1! Her voice acting is so adorable; she was the 1st Street Fighter character I tried (After Ryu) in SSF4, and I think that she could easily be a fan-favorite.

Classic fighting schoolgirl! Come on Why is she second last?

Under rated. A unique spin on a shoto character, and an interesting staple of the series.

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13 Fei Long Fei Long

He's Bruce Lee. With and awesome style of fighting! Gotta cheer for you Fei.

He is also like Marshall Law and Liu Kang.

He's cool but I don't like his moves

Also he is Liu Kang and Marshall Law too.I'm a big fan of street fighter for a while and I mostly play as him.

14 Karin Karin

No. 1 in Japan's popularity poll and No. 7 internationally! Deserves to be way higher!

Karin is just lovely! There is an undeniable charm to her personality, appearance and character that is just so loveable! I want Karin Kanzuki for every next subsequent street fighter games!

I hate Karin she so stupid and how the hell is she stronger than poison and rose? They are way stronger and should be in top 5 - cpfriends88

My SFV main! Love her move set and costumes

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15 Twelve Twelve

How Ironic Twelve is at #12 - s646451

Possibly Dhalsim done right :P

16 Dudley Dudley
17 Guy Guy

Bushin Ryu!

18 Dan Hibiki Dan Hibiki

He's honestly not that bad in the Street Fighter 4 series if you know how to use him.

Dan derserves more respect. Common guys.

His first ultra combo in street fighter 4 tells you everything about this man. Actually, he's no man, he's a god. Best streetfighter character of all time. He has a great backstory and personality.

In the story everyone treats him like a failure even his student, but he actually has some powerful abilities hidden in him. As soon as you master him, beating that akuma won’t be that hard. - wren6

19 R. Mika R. Mika

Personally my favorite character from Street Fighter Alpha 3 even though she looks ridicules but that's why liked her. - egnomac

20 Dee Jay Dee Jay Dee Jay is a fictional character in the Street Fighter series. He made his first appearance in the 1993's Super Street Fighter II as one of the four new characters introduced in the game.

It's A Shame Capcom Hadn't paid too much attention to him, this Jamaican Musician can Have A really nice backstory, Heck! He can be a rival to Elena

21 Doctrine Dark

An EX + Alpha character, huh?

22 Dhalsim Dhalsim Dhalsim is a video game character in Capcom's Street Fighter series. He made his first appearance in Street Fighter II: The World Warrior in 1991. In the series, he is a yogi, a husband, a father, and a pacifist who goes against his beliefs by entering the World Warrior tournament to raise money for more.

Dhalsim is one of the strongest characters I know. He deserves to be in the top ten. If you think he is bad because he is slow, then you are an amateur. Dhalsim can teleport which makes him one of the fastest characters. In the anime he had psychic powers. Capcom probably didn't want Dhalsim to have that ability in the game because he would be too powerful. If you still think he is too slow, then try using his yoga teleportation.

Why so low? He's original, fun to play as, and YOGA FIRE

Dhalshim is mutate people and beast, master fire, he is brown india body, red painting line. He is hand to push up and big forms.

Yoga, Stretchy arms, skull necklace, tatoos, and firebreathing. Yup, he is my main

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23 Makoto Makoto

She is awesome and hits really hard she has a very bright future and I hope to see her in more games.

Her major flaw: SHE'S SOOO SLOW!

24 Rolento Rolento
25 Geki
26 Rose Rose

She must be included she has the best storyline and mission which is to stop bison and has a touching reason for this and has bean on a lot of street fighter games

She's been my favourite character: mysterious, elegant, and sassy!

She is quite powerful and she helps Ryu the best she can.

27 Balrog Balrog Balrog, also known as Boxer, is a fictional character in Capcom's Street Fighter series. He made his first appearance in Street Fighter II: The World Warrior in 1991.

Balrog is big strong boxer and fighter with red glove and blue costum. He is big bos in film Stereet Fighter and hard opponent to game Street Fighter 1. He is discover to game Street Fighter 4 and only games.

28 Alex Alex

Alex must be no. 1 as he has many efficient moves an is really fast according to his size.

29 Evil Ryu Evil Ryu

He's very cool.

.O.K. so Ryu as a hero is my least faveret Character in the street Fighter Seres BUT! When I frest looket at Evil Ryu YES

30 Ibuki Ibuki

This sexy ninja deserves to be way higher!

31 Decapre Decapre

The reason I choosed her is because at least story-wise she is the original imperfect clone of Cammy and her big sister.
Her gameplay regarding might be a little tough at first but she is a blast to play once you learn the ropes.
Her Russian accent is badass and her Ultras and Super are completely devastating. She deserves my vote. Plus...

I founded her ending to be quite sad. Decapre dying was something unexpected.
People should get over the hate of her being the last character. The dislikes (many or not) mean nothing since Ono in an interview warned us about the final character.
Besides Decapre is MILES better than yet another boring shotoclone (I kinda got tired of them after Oni and Evil Ryu). I think the trailers dislikes would've been much more if it was yet another shoto. I like Decapre! I played her and think she is an underrated character with a lot of potential and an entertaining thought-out moveset. And definitely NOT a clone of ...more

32 Elena Elena

How can people forget about her? She fights with only her legs, and shes really fast. Elena is awesome

Sexy Girl she is

33 Birdie Birdie
34 Necro Necro
35 Remy Remy
36 Juri Juri

How can anyone miss that? Seriously

One of the Hottest Female Characters Ever.

Juri should be in the top 5 - TekkenMaster

Good character

37 Q Q

The appeal of this character is that he's so mysterious, and even though he appears in one game, he's left a mark in me and I am a fond of masked characters. And, he also has a badass theme.

Mysterious man, or a streaker?

38 Joe
39 Poison Poison

The moost talked about character due to gender confusion and lods of people play her online

40 Charlie Charlie

He is low on this list because he died even dead Charlie should be in the top 10

Welcome to 2016 after a few days he'll be over Ryu.

He letteraly trained himself and defeated bison only to be killed by that damn chopper

41 Gouken Gouken
42 Hakan Hakan

An amazing character! Love his oil rocket! - Hydro_shinobi


He's my main

43 Lee
44 Cody Cody

Alumna said that he had lots of potential if he took off his handcuffs.

Whenever I use or face cody I called him kenny because well the image - WWEWBMortalKombatFan

45 Abel Abel
46 Gen Gen

Gen is awesome because he can switch from mantis to crane so he has more moves then most fighters GEN RULES

47 Yang Yang

Dudes nasty! Needs more shine over his brother Yun. He's nasty too. Personality wise he's Ryu to Yun's Ken, but Yun is stronger apparently. The game needs more Wushu fighters. Chun li can't hold that art down alone


48 Gill Gill
49 Shin Akuma
50 El Fuerte

Worst Character Ever!

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