Commenting on the origins of the project Yoshinori Ono said:
“This is history we're making. Two fighting games that have rivalled each other are finally standing on the same stage. This isn't just a showdown between Tekken and Street Fighter, but a decisive battle for Capcom and Namco Bandai Games. So I'm going to give it my all.”
He certainly gives his all here, and it's a very funny video too...check it out.