Street Fighter 5's stages just got a lot better

And yes, you can make Urien wear a thong.

Capcom just put out a big update for Street Fighter 5 and now the stages are a lot more fun.

Previously, only one of the stages in the fighting game featured a transition and K.O. sequences. Now, all the launch stages feature K.O. sequences, and two include a transition.

Highlights include a massive hotdog landing on your opponent's head, knocking your opponent into a bank on the destroyed New York stage and getting to wear things, such as a bearskin and a bunch of bananas.

Check out all the new K.O.s and stage transitions in the video below.

That's not all that's new with the update. Crucially, Capcom has corrected a spelling error that reported multiple losses as "loses". It now says "losses", as it should.

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There's more. The promised, Daily Targets are finally in the game, and the new Necalli costume is available to buy. This costumed was designed in part by Japanese pro player Kazunoko.

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And finally, the main event: Urien. Players have discovered that if you hold down LP, MP and HP after selecting Urien, he'll burn off his suit and wear a thong during the match, aping his much-loved Street Fighter 3: Third Strike costume. This works on all of his DLC outfits, too. Check it out in the video, below.

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