Zangief, also known as Red Cyclone, is a character in the Street Fighter series.
Zangief (ザンギエフ Zangiefu?, Russian: Зангиев) also known as the “Red Cyclone” (赤きサイクロン Akaki Saikuron?), is a video game character created by Capcom. He is part of the Street Fighter series of fighting games, first starring in Street Fighter II. He is a national Russian hero who is always seen fighting for the glory of his country.