Whoa. Should I buy a Playstation 3, I will very likely get it. I'm by no means dedicated to the fighter genre, but I'm one of those that enjoys the show. The youtube clips I've seen look pretty cool.
A commenter at IGN says it costs too much for a downloadable...well, if it were localized for the Playstation 2 that's what it would cost, and it'd have inferior graphics. Also, it could well be that a digital copy will have more staying power at this point. Especially given the inconsistent backward compatibility that Sony is guilty of...
Of course, it sucks for people that only have a PS2, which is my current situation. But it's better than nothing, at least.
I would suggest that it's not the medium, but the quality of perception and expression, that determines the significance of art. But what would a cartoonist know? -Bill Watterson