Man this is so great! Seth just put this up on his blog. Check this out if you love being mind fucked by Japan!
"Rarely have I seen such a brilliant combination of maniacal attention to detail and epic fail.
Sakura’s moves are pitch perfect, the backgrounds are painstakingly accurate—they even have the rock from the foreground in Chun-Li’s stage, for godsakes.
Fortunately none of that gets in the way of supremely terrible special moves, awkward combat, Chun-Li having her eyebrows burned off by real fire, and not even trying to hide the wire-work, much less editing out Bison getting blasted off the set entirely.
This comes from a Japanese New Year's celebration variety show, but in the spirit of the just-passed Thanksgiving, let’s all pause and take a moment to be thankful for Japan, one of the world’s greatest fonts of baffling absurdity!"