The Hadoken (波動拳, hadouken, “Surge Fist” or “Wave Motion Fist”)is a special attack that originated in Streetfighter.

In the latest social media craze, Japanese fans are paying homage to the game by uploading photos of themselves performing the move to Twitter.

More Hadouken fun on Twitter





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Olga Hughes is currently pre-occupied with fairy tales, fantasy, misanthropy, medieval history and the long eighteenth century. She has a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Victorian College of the Arts and is currently majoring in Literature and History at Deakin. She has contributed to websites such as History behind Game of Thrones, The Anne Boleyn Files and The Tudor Society.