Some Ryus are better than other Ryus. Here is the official Compete ranking of the following notable Ryus.

  1. Hot Ryu
  2. Ryū ga Gotoku, a.k.a. Yakuza (for the Wii U, PS2 and PS3)
  3. A dragon
  4. Young Ryu (from the Street Fighter V tutorial)
  5. Ryu Hayabusa (from Ninja Gaiden)
  6. Ryu
  7. Hyun-jin Ryu
  8. Ryu (from Breath of Fire)
  9. Yoo “Ryu” Sang-wook
  10. Ryu (as performed by Byron Mann in the Street Fighter movie)
  11. Evil Ryu
  12. “Ryu ga waga teki wo kurau”
  13. Getting hit by a car
  14. Ken