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Gen (元, Gen?) is a character in the Street Fighter series of fighting games. He first appeared in the original Street Fighter game. Stated by the official Street Fighter website to be in his 70s by the time of Super Street Fighter IV, Gen is a legend in the Chinese underworld, however, he has been diagnosed with a fatal illness, believed to be leukemia, and is seeking to die as he has lived: fighting.
Street Fighter Alpha 2
Street Fighter Alpha 3
Super Street Fighter IV
Street Fighter V
Super Smash Bros.
In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Gen appears as an advanced-ranked primary neutral-type spirit who increases the user's fist attacks. His spirit battle it's a stamina battle against purple Lucario with increased aura power on the omega form of new pork city with reduced jump power.
One of Gen's more popular special moves (similar to moves by Chun-Li and E. Honda) is the Hyaku-Ren-Kou (百連勾, Hyakurenkō?, "Hundred Rapid Captures"), in which he strikes the opponent rapidly with hand stabs.
Gen is the only Street Fighter character that can change fighting styles in mid-fight. This gives him access to two different movesets, and knowing which is the best to use in the situation is the key to using him effectively. The Mantis Style focuses more on quick jabs and low-level, repeated damage, while his Crane style is slower but with more damaging, longer-ranged attacks. Overall, Gen excels at comboing moves together and executing 'air juggles' - moves that link together to keep the opponent off the ground.
- Gen's restaurant is one of the stages in Super Gem Fighter: Mini Mix (Pocket Fighter in Japan) where Fei Long, Dhalsim, Birdie, M. Bison, Victor, Rolento, Charlie, Sodom and Bishamon can be seen having lunch, Gen himself is seen on the leftmost side of the stage, slicing a duck.
- In the UDON comics, Gen has stated that Akuma has not yet mastered his dark powers during his talk with Ryu.
Street Fighter Universe
Rival Schools Universe
Street Fighter EX Universe
Asura's Wrath Universe