Trouble with Ibuki? Nemo shares notes for defeating the schoolgirl ninja in Street Fighter V

By on March 14, 2017 at 2:00 pm
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Ever since RZR|Xian’s amazing performance at Final Round 20, all eyes have been on his new main: Ibuki. Long considered to be a very technical character with a steep learning curve, Xian’s performance with Ibuki had many top players rethinking her place in the game’s tier list.

For those who are either already having trouble with Ibuki–or are looking to prepare for the matchup as more and more players get good with the character–Alienware’s Naoki “Nemo” Nemoto recently shared some notes on how to deal with the character. While these notes were in Japanese, Ryan “Fubarduck” Harvey has translated these notes for English speakers.

In addition to helping deal with Ibuki, Nemo also shares some thoughts on Xian and the game’s overall balance.

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Source: AW|Nemo, via Fubarduck

D3v has worn many hats within the general fighting game community. The self proclaimed "Asian white boy" from the Philippines has done everything from arcade stick modification to match commentary. When not writing for Shoryuken's front page, D3v spends part of his time running tournaments in the Philippines, including the country's biggest fighting game event, Manila Cup.