Avenue Fighter 5 followers have one thing to look ahead for on the finish of the month, as Capcom has introduced the sport’s latest DLC fighter. Kolin might be becoming a member of the roster because the second character in Season 2, and he or she’ll change into obtainable on the ultimate day of February. She makes use of the Russian martial arts fashion of Systema together with ice-themed powers, so maybe it’s applicable that Capcom is releasing her whereas we’re nonetheless knee-deep in winter right here within the US.
Kolin – which is pronounced such as you’d say the identify Jolene – made her first look means again in Avenue Fighter three. Once we first met her, she was working behind the scenes for Gill, however now in Avenue Fighter 5, she comes heart stage to battle out within the open. Capcom says that her character story will cowl how she got here to work for Gill, so longtime followers of the sequence might be handled to a little bit of backstory right here as effectively.
Not solely will we get a reveal trailer for Kolin, however Capcom additionally shared particulars on a few of her extra highly effective strikes. First is her V-Talent, Inside Slash, which counters an incoming assault from her opponent and sends them flying backward.
Her V-Set off known as Diamond Mud. With Diamond Mud, she slams her foot into the bottom to create a row of icicles. Retaining with the ice theme, this transfer freezes the opponent in place if she manages to land a stun whereas they’re underneath the consequences of Diamond Mud.
Lastly, we come to her Crucial Artwork, Frost Tower. Kolin summons icicles that shoot her opponent into the air, earlier than disappearing and dropping them to the bottom. It sounds quite painful, if I do say so myself.
In the event you’ve already bought the Season 2 Character Cross, you’ll get Kolin on February 28 at no additional value. She’ll be becoming a member of Akuma as the one DLC characters from Season 2 revealed so far, with 4 extra developing inside 2017. The Season 2 Character Cross runs $30 within the US, and Capcom guarantees that new characters might be revealed each different month starting with Kolin’s reveal this month.
Nonetheless, Capcom received’t precisely be silent in these off-months. As an alternative, it is going to talk about extra content material and incoming adjustments, together with an quickly to be launched balancing patch. Capcom says “extra adjustments are within the works to carry characters in-line with how we envision them to carry out,” and that we’ll hear extra about these adjustments in early March. For now, although, head all the way down to the feedback part and inform us what you consider Kolin!