Not solely does Road Fighter 6’s brand appear like $80 clip artwork, but it surely additionally seems just like the previous brand of a Taiwanese firm.
With places all throughout Taiwan, Sunfar 3C is a significant electronics chain, promoting gaming computer systems, peripherals, video video games, and devices.
In keeping with Yahoo! Information Taiwan, when Road Fighter 6 was introduced, followers instantly in contrast the sport’s brand to the Sunfar 3C’s, and made tongue-in-cheek jokes about how Capcom copied it—which, in fact, isn’t possible!
Pictured under are Sunfar 3C outlets on Google Maps.
The emblem does look related, though tlisted below are slight variations on the “S” and the “F.”
The comparability even made Taiwan’s TV information, which identified that Sunfar had revamped its brand. The brand new one, which is now being plastered on outlets, seems completely different. (Although, there nonetheless is likely to be some retailers which have but to replace the branding.)
Phew, the revised brand make issues barely much less awkward when Road Fighter 6 goes on sale in Taiwan!
Yahoo! Information Taiwan reviews that Sunfar appears to have a very good humorousness about the entire coincidence, writing on Fb that the emblem is “87 % related” and asking those that wish to purchase video video games to “bear in mind the identify Sunfar.” The chain even re-upped its former brand on its web site.
So, Capcom can go forward and use the Road Fighter 6 brand it’s already proven, ought to it wish to model the upcoming fighter with an emblem that not solely seems like $80 clip artwork, however a brand that’s been discarded by an electronics chain in favor of one thing higher.
Or, , the upcoming sixth entry within the Road Fighter sequence can embrace the franchise’s wealthy, iconic branding that not solely has meant a lot to Capcom but additionally gaming historical past and combating recreation followers.