Whose Kage is best? Daigo, Momochi, Sako and Infiltration show off their takes on Evil-er Ryu in these 40 plus minutes of match footage

Four legendary players

Posted by John 'Velociraptor' Guerrero • December 22, 2018 at 5:23 p.m. PST

If you're looking for some inspiration on how to play Street Fighter 5's newest character, look no further than the footage we've found featuring the likes of CYG|Daigo, Momochi, FA|Sako and Infiltration.

These are four of the most legendary players in the fighting game community today, and each one has their own style and approach to this very evil version of Ryu.

Daigo seems to be the most patient of the bunch, waiting for opponents to overextend so that he can take advantage. Sako, on the other hand, tends to try to force the issue much more with an aggressive approach.

Thanks to both Xuses and The BEAST we have no less than 40 minutes of match footage as these professionals explore the newcomer.

Frame traps and neutral play galore make this Street Fighter 4-esque character a sight for sore eyes for many of the current Street Fighter community members.

Traditionally a very calm and calculated player, Momochi seems to go absolutely ham in this particular round as he pulls out a good deal of unsafe approaches... all of which find their target perfectly:


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