Recovering from a weekend of hype, alcohol, and stream-based salt, Jozhear recounts his Evo 2012 experiences. Find out what the biggest tournament in the FGC is like first hand.
Dear Internet, you finally did it. You managed to make WiNGSPANTT mad. And in his rage, he turned to a power he didn’t fully understand. A power of such magnitude, it can only be called “Stop whining you inane babies and just play the goddamn game!”
“No matter how good you are at something, there’s always someone better,” goes the common expression. But in the gaming world, the sentence is presumed to end with an unspoken “and he’s usually 12 years old, Korean, or both.”
As a site centered (if sometimes superficially) on strategy and tactics, it would be ridiculous to claim winning doesn’t matter. Games inherently pit players against one another to demonstrate dominance, whether it’s via high score leaderboards or direct feedback from post-fight fatalities. It’s only natural that gamers rank themselves against one another in a competitive and even hostile spirit…
With EVO 2011 around the corner, there’s never been a better time to adequately prepare yourself for proper tournament-style gameplay. But what do you need to do to ensure victory? Brush up on basic brawling with this T3 classic.