Cody Travers
 

 
cody-revenge1.png (127824 bytes)
          cody-sfa3-side.jpg (111535 bytes)         
cody-super4.jpg (25211 bytes)    
 

BIO:

Cody made his first video game appearance in Final Fight (Dec. 1989). Cody is addicted to fighting. He once was a regular youth in Metro City, and was dating the mayor's daughter Jessica. When she was kidnapped by the gang Mad Gear, Cody, Guy and Haggar set out to rescue her. He eventually defeated the leader of Mad Gear, Belger. Cody eventually left Jessica and soon after, Poison managed to frame him for a crime, and he was thrown in jail.

During the events of Street Fighter Alpha 3, there was a prison riot and Cody managed to escape. During his travels, he reunited up with Guy and also ran into Rolento, who wanted him to join his militant movement, but Cody refused. Guy wanted to get Cody back on track in his life, but Cody claimed that he was no hero and only lived for fighting these days. The two of them had a battle soon after their conversation, and once they cooled down, Guy accepted the fact that his friend had to live his own life. Guy asked if Cody would stay in Metro City but Cody said he still had traveling to do, and the two parted ways. Guy bid him farewell, realizing that deep down inside, Cody is still a good person.

After spending all those years in jail, Cody has become very apathetic, his attitude changing completely from when he was a hero. He also seems to harbor a little resentment of the outside world, musing that he fought solely for the sake of the city and still ended up in jail despite his intentions. Apparently bored of his jail life, Cody "casually" breaks out of prison. Telling the terrified guard that he'll be back later, he ventures outside. While out, Cody looks up at a familiar face that he hasn't seen for a while; his old friend and rival Guy. Cody's main motivation seems to be finding a way to alleviate his boredom by participating in S.I.N's tournament.

In Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, Mike Haggar exonerates Cody of his crimes, which leads to him being the new mayor of Metro City. Though he constantly complains, Cody secretly finds a glimmer of joy in his new position. However, this doesn't ultimately stop him from solving problems with his bare hands, knives, or pipes...
 
cody-finalfight-artwork-color-fix.png (108076 bytes)     cody-ffcd.png (230832 bytes)          cody-ssf4alt.png (69544 bytes)     cody-sfsketch.png (212961 bytes)     sfv-concept-artwork-cody.jpg (40374 bytes)
 
     cody-ssf4.jpg (979787 bytes)     cody-sfxtekken-artwork.jpg (341359 bytes)     cody-sfxtekken-white.jpg (95163 bytes)         
cody-travers-ffstreetwise-concept-art.png (1050784 bytes)
 

FIGHTING GAME ORIGIN:
Street Fighter Alpha 3

 
cody-finalfight-vintage-artwork-knee.png (176344 bytes)          cody-ssf4-alt.jpg (21367 bytes)     cody-sfv-prison-costume-concept.jpg (83492 bytes)     cody-finalfight-snes-profile.jpg (16836 bytes)     cody-travers-streetfighterv-official-artwork.jpg (1369499 bytes)

cody-finalfight-vintage-artwork-throw.png (251249 bytes)     cody-finalfight-vintage-artwork-uppercut.png (188438 bytes)     cody-dyat.png (220519 bytes)     cody-finalfight-vintage-artwork-gut-punch.png (259929 bytes)     cody-finalfight-vintage-artwork-spin-kick.png (257072 bytes)     cody-finalfight-vintage-artwork-knifed.png (275041 bytes)
 

OTHER APPEARANCES:
Street Fighter Alpha 3: Upper, Street Fighter Alpha 3: Max, Super Street Fighter 4, Super Street Fighter 4: 3D Edition, Super Street Fighter 4: Arcade Edition, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, Card Fighters Clash, Card Fighters Clash 2, Card Fighters Clash DS, Final Fight: Revenge, Street Fighter X Tekken, Street Fighter alpha: Anthology, Street Fighter: Anniversary Collection, SF:30th Anniversary Collection

 
                                  
  

Page Updated:  Oct. 5th, 2018

As one of the main protagonists of Final Fight, Cody is a true Capcom classic. He was a cool cat back in his 2D beat-em-up days, and was my personal favorite character to use in Final Fight. His official fighting game debut was brilliantly done... fighting in handcuffs! The fact that Cody was jailed after the events of Final Fight makes perfect sense, too. I mean, walking the streets and beating the tar out of everyone just because your girlfriend is missing? Come on now Cody. lol.

In case you didn't know, Cody's "Final Destruction" super move from SFA3 is a tribute to his "infinite jab combo" that he can do in the original Final Fight. (It's when he jabs twice and turns around, jabs twice and turns around, repeat)... I used that infinite a lot in the early 90's, so when I saw Cody's super move in SFA3 many years later, my jaw hit the floor! EPIC fan service from Capcom (which only a handful of players would've picked up on, early on)! Cody's return in SSF4 wasn't bad, albeit his animation and super moves were a bit janky and goofy. Fast forward to Mayor Travers in SFV, with Kenny Omega starring in his debut trailer? Epic. A return to Cody's roots. 

Fighting  Style  /  Moveset
Personality  /  Charisma
Outfit(s)  /  Appearance
Effectiveness  in  series
Overall Score

 
cody-ff1.png (113825 bytes)          cody-sfv-launch-screenshot.jpg (804643 bytes)     cody-sfv-launch-screenshot2.jpg (759415 bytes)     cody-sfa3-secretfile.png (438531 bytes)

cody-ultra-sf4-chib.png (69636 bytes)          cody-sfe.jpg (241330 bytes)     cody-mighty-finalfight-chibi-artwork.png (68394 bytes)     cody-streetfighter-x-allcapcom.jpg (44498 bytes)     cody-sfvae-bust.png (112126 bytes)

         
cody-roids.jpg (642793 bytes)     ssf4-sc2.jpg (200123 bytes)     cody-ssf4alternate.jpg (71562 bytes)

cody-sfv-screenshot.jpg (520567 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot2.jpg (853296 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot3.jpg (834403 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot4.jpg (571029 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot6.jpg (514340 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot7.jpg (610756 bytes)

cody-sfv-screenshot12.jpg (886223 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot10.jpg (904510 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot11.jpg (847937 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot8.jpg (727126 bytes)     cody-sfv-screenshot9.jpg (603773 bytes)     cody-travers-sfv-costumes.jpg (241861 bytes)

                        
 
                        

 


 
Cody Animations