In celebration of Street Fighter’s 30th anniversary, Red Bull is celebrating with limited edition Street Fighter cans and one of the largest Street Fighter V tournaments at PAX Aus in Melbourne from 27th to 28th October 2017.
The five cans will feature key characters, Ryu, Chun-Li, Ken, Cammy and Akuma, will be available for purchase from 1 November for a limited time only.
Fans can also access the exclusive Street Fighter V character costumes to unlock on PlayStation 4 for every can purchased. They will also be able to unlock an exclusive Ryu Snapchat lens by using the code found on each can with other character filters to come.
Street Fighter Championship Series finale will have two full days of live esports competition at the Throwdown Esports Stage at PAX Australia. Consumers will be able to purchase the limited edition Redbull Street Fighter cans at the event. The championship tournament will be displayed in front of Australia’s largest gathering of gaming fans and broadcasted online on Twitch.
The 8 best players from Australia will compete for the Throwdown National Championship. The winner will receive a prize pool of $16,000, a custom-built arcade Street Fighter unit, an all-expenses paid trip to Red Bull Kumite to compete in the global tournament and $2,500 in cash.
The Red Bull Street Fighter limited editions will be available in individual 355ml for RRP$3.49 in retail and RRP$4.49 in impulse across Australia’s Eastern seaboard and it will also launch in 8 countries around the world.