Variety is reporting that Fox has announced February 27th as the opening date for the live action Street Fighter film.  The new Street Fighter movie focuses on Chun Li (Kristin Kreuk) and features Michael Clarke Duncan as Balrog, Chris Klein as Nash, and Rick Yune as Gen.  Andrzej Bartkowiak is directing from a screenplay by Justin Marks (Voltron, Hack/Slash).  Dion Lam, who staged the fight scenes in The Matrix, is choreographing Street Fighter’s martial arts combat.

SOTA Toys is producing an ongoing series of Street Fighter figures, Udon has a growing library of Street Fighter manga and comics, and Fantasy Flight Games has taken over Sabertooth’s UFS Trading Card Game, which includes an important Street Fighter component (see “Fantasy Flight’s GW Schedule”).