Come On, Let's Go.
28Jul/110

Riposte

The Evo fighting game tournament is upon us once again. They're all playing Street Fighter 4 now, but until that game debuted (and possibly still) Street Fighter 3 was a tournament mainstay. Growing up around arcades (SF3 was only recently emulated), I've played a fair amount of the game and one thing I could never get right was the parry -- a defensive attack performed by tapping the directional button the moment the attack hits. No matte how I tried, it never really worked out. So, that makes this moment from Evo 2004 all the more amazing:

   

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