Trivia / Street Fighter Alpha
Cut Song: This badass gem from the Japanese version of plays during the Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie Alpha 1 Dramatic Battle in the Japanese arcade version. This song is not featured in the overseas releases or in the console versions, where it was replaced with M. Bison's theme.
GARlie for Charlie, due to him being as manly as Guile.
Dan "The Man" Hibiki.
Sakky, for Sakura.
The Other Darrin:
Ryu was voiced by Katashi Ishizuka in the first two Alpha games. Toshiyuki Morikawa, who also voiced Charlie in all three games, took over the role in Alpha 3.
Rose was voiced by Yuko Miyamura, who also voiced Chun-Li in all three games, in the first two Alpha games. For Alpha 3, the role was taken over by Michiko Neya.
Cammy was voiced by Susan Hart in Alpha 2 Gold, by virtue of , and by Akiko Komoto in X-Men vs. Street Fighter Alpha 3.
Talking to Himself:
Yuko Miyamura voiced Chun-Li, in all three games, and Rose until Alpha 3.
Tetsuya Iwanaga voiced Ken and Guy in all three games.
What do Zangief, Gen, Adon, Birdie, and Sodom have in common? They've been voiced by Man of a Thousand Voices Wataru Takagi.
Tomomichi Nishimura voiced M. Bison and Akuma in all three games.
Toshiyuki Morikawa voiced Charlie in all three games and Ryu in Alpha 3.
Yuji Ueda voiced Vega and Blanka in Alpha 3.
Koichi Yamadera voiced Cody and Balrog in Alpha 3.
Akiko Komoto voiced Cammy, a role took over from Susan Hart in Alpha 2 Gold, Juni and Juli in Alpha 3.
Jin Yamanoi voiced Rolento and, by virtue of , Eagle.
Capcom vs. SNK 2 What Could Have Been:
Joe was going to be one of the new fighters in Alpha 3, but was replaced by Cody.
According to Seth Killian (at the start of the video), Rolento was initially going to be called Lawrence. Given that his name reads like a badly Romanized version of the name "Laurent" this makes good sense.
Juni and Juli may have originally been designed to be played at the same time, similar to when you fight them in Arcade Mode when playing Cammy.
For Alpha 3, Takayuki Iwai, the main musical composer for the game, originally wanted to use a custom CD-based soundboard in order to make a hard rock soundtrack similar to . Budget constraints forced him to use the standard MIDI Q-Sound system instead.