Hadouken! meme explodes on the Internet

By on April 17, 2013

Breaking out in Japan recently, schoolgirls have started posting Street Fighter-style images of throwing imaginary Hadouken! lighting balls at each other. One girl will get into a pose of launching a lighting ball and anyone else around her will jump as if the lighting is striking them when the shot is taken. This “Hadouken special attack” is used by characters within the Street Fighter video game series as well as appearing in Mega Man X. Check out the images below to see what it looks like:

Hadouken!

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Bonus Picture: Vadering!

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About Mike Flacy

By day, I'm the Editor-in-Chief for The CheckOut in addition to being the content manager for Steve's Digicams and High-Def Digest. During my free time, I love to write about pop culture, home theater, digital photography, social media, mobile technology and cool gadgets!

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