The only thing funnier than seeing this Zangief perform a nearly full screen air grab is Tyrant's reaction after getting hit by it

Posted by John 'Velociraptor' Guerrero • March 20, 2017 at 5 p.m. PDT

UM|Tyrant, an exceptionally strong M. Bison player from the United Kingdom, ran into a rather jarring hitbox interaction recently while playing some online Street Fighter 5.

We're all for Zangief having a decently large hitbox on his command grabs, as that's the way grapplers have been traditionally designed, but this is pretty ridiculous. Zangief's EX air command grab nabs Bison's Devil's Reverse from close to a full screen length away.

Bison's technique obviously widens his hurtbox, but we're having a hard time justifying this one. Tyrant's reaction after showing us the replay in slow motion is the cherry on top:


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