More than 20 years after starting his work on the Street Fighter franchise and main it by a number of console generations, government producer Yoshinori Ono is leaving the corporate.
Ono made the announcement through his Twitter web page on August 9, stressing that “Capcom staff in the new generation” will likely be chargeable for main the Street Fighter model transferring ahead and that he’s trying ahead to experiencing the collection as a participant moderately than a developer now.
“I’ve been trying to contact those whom I’ve gotten to work with in the past about my resignation,” Ono added. “However, it’s quite difficult to reach out to all of [the] people I’ve associated with throughout my career for almost three decades, so I’d like to humbly ask your kind understanding. When the opportunity comes, I’d like to extend warm greetings and my appreciation to those individuals and companies I’ve had a chance to work with.”
For good measure, Ono added a Shoryuken yell on the finish of his word to exchange the one followers would often get in-person, had the pandemic not disrupted the preventing recreation neighborhood this 12 months.
Ono contributed to a number of different tasks exterior of Street Fighter over his years at Capcom, together with Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite and Devil May Cry. He can be extremely active on Twitter, although practically all of his posts have been about Street Fighter.