Released on May 22, 1993 in Japan for 9000 Yen. Final Fight 2 is one of Capcom's biggest selling titles with over 1,030 million units sold worldwide. The game was exported in USA as "Final Fight 2 [Model SNS-F2-USA]
Final Fight 2 shows a series of interesting cameos. Chun-Li from Street Fighter II can be seen eating noodles in the background of the Hong Kong stage. A sign saying 'Ryu' can also be seen in the same stage. In the Paris stage, a standing character strangely looking like Guile can also be seen cheering in the background.
Carlos makes a cameo appearance in Capcom Fighting Jam during Alex's ending sequence.
Maki is the only character from Final Fight 2 to make a return appearance, making her second videogame appearance in the 2001 fighting game Capcom Vs. SNK 2. She uses many of the same techniques from this game as part of her moveset and is armed with a tonfa, her preferred weapon in Final Fight 2.
A doll of Guy provides players with an extra life. A doll of Master Genryusai provides players with temporary invincibility.