The new silver coins for sale in the Silver Street Fighter Character Series at the Perth Mint offer collectors a chance to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the video game franchise. Introduced in 1987, the first Street Fighter game introduced gamers to fighting games for the first time, bringing with it the opportunity for a spirited virtual bout between best friends in an arcade. Today, 2022 1 oz Colorized Silver Tuvalu Street Fighter Ryu Coins are available to you online from Silver.com.
- Available to ship to you inside protective acrylic capsules!
- First release from the Silver Street Fighter Character Series!
- Mintage limited to only 5,000 coins!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine silver in BU condition.
- The face value of $1 (TVD) is fully backed by the Tuvaluan government.
- On the obverse is an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
- The reverse features a colorized design with Ryu in a fighting stance.
Ryu was the creation of Manabu Takemura and Takashi Nishiyama. The inspiration for the figure of Ryu came from Mas Oyama, a Korean karate master and the founder of Kyokushin Karate. This style of karate is considered the first and most influential among the various styles of full-contact karate.
All of the 2022 1 oz Colorized Silver Tuvalu Street Fighter Ryu Coins available here come with individual acrylic capsules. The coins in the colorized release have a lower mintage than their 1 oz silver BU counterpart, which was released with 15,000 coins in total. The 1 oz gold coin has the lowest of any option in the series with just 100 coins available in total. These coins have an application of colorization on the reverse field that brings Ryu to life.
On the obverse of 2022 Colorized Silver Tuvalu Street Fighter Ryu Coins is a depiction of Queen Elizabeth II in right-profile relief. This design is the most famous of her reign to date, featuring on Royal Mint coins from 1998 to 2015 and gracing several Commonwealth Nations currencies from 1999 to the present.
The reverse side of the 2022 1 oz Colorized Silver Ryu Coin comes with an image of the karate specialist known as Ryu. Always depicted in a white karate Gi with a red headband, he uses Shotokan-style karate that is rooted in assassination arts.
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