Strider is a side-scrolling platform game that first released on arcade systems. In Strider you play as Hiryu, who is the youngest ever 'Super A' ranked agent of an elite group that is known as the Striders. Hiryu has been given orders to assassinate Grandmaster Meio, who is the supreme dictator of Earth. Hiryu must do whatever he can to complete his mission in the game. Strider first released back in 1989.
Today at their Comic-Con Panel, Capcom made a surprise announcement. That surprise announcement was that they are making a new Strider game. The reason why they are making a new game is due to all the fan demand over the years. Strider will be releasing on the PS3 and PS4 in early 2014. The game will be developed by Double Helix Games.