“I just like to have fun. I tried on GamerBee’s glasses just to see how blind he really was.”
There are few, if any, Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition players that ooze the charisma that RISE|Smug does. With a wild sense of humor and a finely crafted Balrog, Smug manages to always come out of a tournament as the most talked-about player, win or lose.
It doesn’t hurt any that, lately, he’s been doing an awful lot of winning: he’s currently 6th on the NA Capcom Pro Tour leaderboard, and walked away with a top 3 finish at the event today’s interview was filmed at: Defend the North 2018. If you’ve ever wanted to get into the sharp mind of one of the FGC’s most colorful personalities, then BornFree‘s hour long interview above is for you.