Street Fighter 2 Getting Special Edition Super NES Cartridge

To celebrate 30 years of street fighting action, iam8bit and Capcom have teamed up to release a 1990’s nostalgia-fueled special edition of Street Fighter II: The World Warrior.

This isn’t just some repackaged re-release, either. It’s an actual, working Super Nintendo cartridge in a tri-fold box and includes a “premium instruction booklet,” along with “retro pack-in surprises.”

There are two variants of this amazing cartridge: one in “Opaque Ryu Headband Red” and the other in “Glow in the Dark Blanka Green.” The glowing cart is translucent in addition to luminescent, so it’s got even more ’90s cred.

The red version is limited to 4,500 copies, while the glow in the dark variant is limited to just 1,000. And they’re randomly inserted into the packages, too, so buying one is a bit of a roll of the dice. But that makes it exciting, too.

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