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Street Fighter EX (c) 1996 Capcom.


Sony ZN-1 hardware

Main CPU : PSX (@ 16.9344 Mhz)

Sound CPU : Z80 (@ 8 Mhz)

Sound Chips : SPU (@ 8 Mhz), Q-Sound (@ 4 Mhz)

Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 6

= > [1] LP, [2] MP, [3] HP

= > [4] LK, [5] MK, [6] HK


Released in Japan in November 1996; other regions didn't see the game until December 1996. Developed by Arika.

EX stands for 'Extreme'. This is the first Street Fighter game using a 3D engine.

At one point during development the game was called "Street Fighter Gaiden", suggesting that it may have taken place in an alternate reality.

Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Street Fighter EX - PCCB-00241) on February 21, 1997.


Here is the list of all versions :


* JAPAN release.


* US, EUROPE and ASIA releases.


The US version has the "Winners Don't Use Drugs" screen.


* Play As Akuma : Highlight Ryu, hold Start and push Down(x3), Up(x4), then MP or MK to select Akuma.

* Play Against Akuma : Get 8 wins streak continuously against CPU (that means you can still lose a round in stage 1 or stage 9) or get 32 wins streak against human player.

* Play Against Garuda :

1) Get 2 perfects.

2) get 4 super finishes on last round.

3) Use level 3's supercancel once or Zangief's level 3 F.A.B. or Akuma's level 3 Demon Rage (Red flashing light indicate level 3) (exception for Kairi and C.Jack, they only need level 2).

4) And require minimum combo hits for each character :

* 6 hits : Allen, Darun.

* 7 hits : Ryu, Ken, Zangief, Pullum, C.Jack, Blair.

* 8 hits : Guile, Hokuto, Skullomania, Kairi.

* 9 hits : Gouki.

* 11 hits : D.Dark.

* 12 hits : Chun-li.

* Unlock 4 Hidden Characters : If the game runs for 400 hours, the characters will be available automatically (move cursor to the left or right of Pullum or Skullomania).

* Skullomania's Alternative Colour : Hold start and press...

LP : Black (default)

MP : Red

HP : Purple

LK : Green

MK : Yellow

HK : Pink


1. Street Fighter EX (1996)

2. Street Fighter EX Plus (1997)

3. Street Fighter EX2 (1998)

4. Street Fighter EX2 Plus (1999)

5. Street Fighter EX3 (2001, Sony PlayStation 2)


Planners: Akira Nishitani (NIN), Junichi Ohno (OHN), Ichirou Mihara (MIZ.)

Game programmers: Hori Takamasa, Hiroyasu Od. Hasssy, Akira K.

System programmers: Mitsu, M. Karasawa

Modeling designer: Jun Matsumura (28)

Motion Designers: Dirty Takaoka, Alien Pole, Tanaka Masaaki, Kazuko Kawanaka

Background designers: Motokazu Sakai, Kaori Matsumoto

Effect designer: Seigo Kawakami

Title design: Motokazu Sakai, Osamu Fujita

Sound creators: Shinji Hosoe (MEGA), Ayako Saso (AYA), Takayuki Aihara (J99)

* Voice Actors & Actress :

Ryu : Ishizuka Katashi

Ken : Tetsuya Iwanaga

Chun Li : Miyamura Yuko (Miyamura Yuuko)

Guile : Genda Tesshou

Zangief, Doctrine Dark : Takagi Wataru

Hokuto : Amano Yuri

Pullum Purna : Sakamoto Chika

Skullomania : Futamata Issei

Cracker Jack : Ginga Banjou

Kairi : Shiozawa Kaneto

Allen Snider : Hosoi Osamu

Darun Mister : Nagasako Takashi

Blair Dame : Tachibana Hikari

Gouki, Vega : Tomomichi Nishimura

Garuda : Hosoi Osamu

Special Thanks: Yoshiki Okamoto, Wakamatsu (BET 50), Yuichiro Konno, Tomotaka Suzuki, Hiroshi Nagata

Producer: Akira Nishitani (NIN)


Game's rom.

Machine's picture.

MAME Info:

0.114u2 [Guru]

0.81 [?]

0.74u2 [?]

0.36RC1 [?]


- 0.114u2: Guru added Street Fighter EX (EURO 961219). Renamed (sfex) to (sfexu).

- 30th March 2007: Guru - In a separate package that arrived today I received a Street Fighter EX top board for what looks like a different revision of the game (Euro maybe?). But I forget who sent it.

- 0.82: smf updated the ZN driver with playable Street Fighter EX, Street Fighter EX 2 and Star Gladiator.

- 3rd May 2004: Guru - Street Fighter EX arrived to dump the security chips. Thanks to Brian Troha.

- 0.81: Added Street Fighter EX (USA 961219). Renamed (sfex) to (sfexa).

- 0.74u2: Added Street Fighter EX (ASIA 961219) (Capcom/Arika 1996) and clone (JAPAN 961130).

- 0.36RC1: Added Street Fighter EX (ASIA 961219) (Testdriver) and clones (JAPAN 961130), Street Fighter EX Plus (USA 970311) and (JAPAN 970311).


Other Emulators:

* ZiNc

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Romset: 29440 kb / 10 files / 9.99 zip

MAME XML Output:

       <game name="sfexu" sourcefile="zn.c" cloneof="sfex" romof="sfex">
              <description>Street Fighter EX (USA 961219)</description>
              <manufacturer>Capcom / Arika</manufacturer>
              <rom name="coh-1000c.353" merge="coh-1000c.353" size="524288" crc="50033af6" sha1="486d92ff6c7f1e54f8e0ef41cd9116eca0e10e1a" region="user1" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="sfeu_04b.2h" size="524288" crc="de02bd29" sha1="62a88a30f73db661f5b98fc7e2d34d51acb965cc" region="user3" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="sfe-05m.3h" merge="sfe-05m.3h" size="4194304" crc="eab781fe" sha1="205476cb72c8dac915e140fb32243dfc5d209ba4" region="user2" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="sfe-06m.4h" merge="sfe-06m.4h" size="4194304" crc="999de60c" sha1="092882698c411fc5c3bcb43105bf1886f94b8e40" region="user2" offset="400000"/>
              <rom name="sfe-07m.5h" merge="sfe-07m.5h" size="4194304" crc="76117b0a" sha1="027233199170fa6e5b32f28da2031638c6d3d14a" region="user2" offset="800000"/>
              <rom name="sfe-08m.2k" merge="sfe-08m.2k" size="4194304" crc="a36bbec5" sha1="fa22ea50d4d8bed2ded97a346f61b2f5f68769b9" region="user2" offset="c00000"/>
              <rom name="sfe-09m.3k" merge="sfe-09m.3k" size="4194304" crc="62c424cc" sha1="ea19c49b486473b150dbf8541286e225655496db" region="user2" offset="1000000"/>
              <rom name="sfe-10m.4k" merge="sfe-10m.4k" size="4194304" crc="83791a8b" sha1="534969797640834ca692c11d0ce7c3a060fc7e4b" region="user2" offset="1400000"/>
              <rom name="sfe_02.2e" merge="sfe_02.2e" size="131072" crc="1908475c" sha1="99f68cff2d92f5697eec0846201f6fb317d5dc08" region="audiocpu" offset="0"/>
              <rom name="sfe_03.3e" merge="sfe_03.3e" size="131072" crc="95c1e2e0" sha1="383bbe9613798a3ac6944d18768280a840994e40" region="audiocpu" offset="28000"/>
              <rom name="sfe-01m.3b" merge="sfe-01m.3b" size="4194304" crc="f5afff0d" sha1="7f9ac32ba0a3d9c6fef367e36a92d47c9ac1feb3" region="qsound" offset="0"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="maincpu" name="CXD8530CQ" clock="67737600"/>
              <chip type="cpu" tag="audiocpu" name="Z80" clock="8000000"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="lspeaker" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="rspeaker" name="Speaker"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="spu" name="SPU" clock="33868800"/>
              <chip type="audio" tag="qsound" name="Q-Sound" clock="4000000"/>
              <display tag="gpu:screen" type="raster" rotate="0" width="640" height="480" refresh="60.000000" />
              <sound channels="2"/>
              <input players="2" buttons="6" coins="2" service="yes" tilt="yes">
                     <control type="joy" ways="8"/>
              <dipswitch name="Freeze" tag="DSW" mask="1">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="1" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Service Mode" tag="DSW" mask="2">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="2" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW" mask="4">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="4" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <dipswitch name="Unknown" tag="DSW" mask="8">
                     <dipvalue name="Off" value="8" default="yes"/>
                     <dipvalue name="On" value="0"/>
              <driver status="imperfect" emulation="good" color="good" sound="imperfect" graphic="imperfect" savestate="unsupported" palettesize="65536"/>

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