'I'm gonna win this tournament... free' - Marn talks a big game, then beats Momochi at ELeague, pops off and sends the internet into a frenzy

Posted by John 'Velociraptor' Guerrero • March 27, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. PDT

RN|Marn is an... interesting character in the fighting game community. While it's no doubt he's a strong player, his performances tend to have pretty varied results, the one constant is his cocky attitude through and through.


Marn had been telling people all day long that he was very nervous to play in the $250k Eleague tournament, and had been very much out of his element. It seems that during his pre-match interview, things clicked back into traditional "Marn Mode" and the Vietnamese player turned the ham up to 11:


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He would directly proceed to face off against FOX|Momochi in a very high octane set. Things couldn't have been more entertaining.
Though the top Japanese player put up a very strong fight, Marn's mix ups and crazy style would lead him to victory through sequences like these:

The pop off and slow walk afterwards had the internet in stitches, and reiterated just how much of an entertainer Marn really is:

Source: Eleague.
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