Origin: Street Fighter series
First Appearance: Street Fighter II (1991)
Voiced by: Peter Beckman (EN) Kenta Miyake (JP)
Theme song: A remix of Zangief's theme from Street Fighter IV
Alternate costume: His wrestling costume from Super Street Fighter IV
Stage: Saturday Night -Main Event- (Shared with Hugo and Alex)
Standing light punch, Crouching light punch, Jumping light punch
Standing middle punch, Crouching middle punch, Jumping middle punch
Standing fierce punch, Crouching fierce punch, Jumping fierce punch
Body Slam: (R +) L + K
Brain Buster: L + L + K
Flying Body Attack: AIR D + H
Double Knee Drop: AIR D + L
Headbutt: AIR U + M / H
Long Kick: DR + H
Banishing Flat: DP + P
Spinning Piledriver: (AIR) 360 + P
Launcher Throw: DL, L + L
Double Lariat: (AIR) PP, move L or R
Quick Double Lariat: (AIR) PP, move L or R
Flying Power Bomb: HCF + K
Atomic Suplex: HCF + K Must be used at close range
Final Atomic Buster: 360 + PP
Ultimate Atomic Buster: MAX 360 + KK
Iron Body: RDP + L
(MAX)Siberian Blizzard: AIR 360 + KK
Alpha: Hyper Double Lariat
Beta: L Flying Power Bomb
Gamma: H Brain Buster
vs. Ryu, Ken, and Akuma: "Do you have what it takes to defeat me?"
vs. Chun-Li: "I'll squash you like an insect, Ms. Detective Lady!"
vs. Hulk: Hulk: "You look strong, but Hulk strongest there is!"
Zangief: "I'm stronger than you ever will be, Green man!"
vs. Hugo: "HA! You've got nothing on me, big guy!"
After defeating Ryu, Ken, or Akuma: "THIS is true strength!"
After defeating Chun-Li: "You're too weak to defeat me, young lady!"
After defeating Hulk: "You should take up Cossack dancing instead of fighting!"
After defeating Hugo: "I've wrestled grizzly bears before. You're nothing compared to them!"
Tag-ins: "Watch this!"
Ryu, Ken, or Akuma: "Karate Master!"
Chun-Li: "Detective Lady!"
Hulk: "Green Man!"
Hugo: "Big Guy!"
Captain America: "Cap!"
Phoenix Wright: "Mr. Wright!"
Tag-out: "See that?"
Taunt: ::Growls at his opponent with his arms down in front of him::
Replacing Fallen Allies:
(One Ally Remaining) "NOW I'm angry!"
(No Allies Remaining) "I'll crush you!"
(Light Attack) "You weakling!"
(Heavy Attack) "GAAAGH!"
(Time Over) "Damn you!"
Muscled Man - Clear Arcade mode with Zangief on any difficulty
Cossack Dancer - Clear Arcade mode with Zangief on Very Hard
Projectile-less - Clear 5 missions with Zangief
Red Cyclone - Clear all missions with Zangief
Iron Muscled - Use Zangief 30 times
Final Atomic Buster - Clear Boss Rush mode with Zangief
Mech Zangief - Use Zangief 100 times