Abigail bulldozing through your win streak? Learn how to deal with this monster truck of a character with Tyrant's and PackZ's Street Fighter 5 guide

Problem X's recent tournament win may have inspired the Abigail army to make their return...

Posted by Justin 'AdaptiveTrigger' Gordon • June 25, 2018 at 7:44 a.m. PDT

Facing Abigail in Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition Season 3 might have have been one of the most salt inducing experiences that the game has offered so far. That's saying a lot for Street Fighter 5...

In Season 3.5, Abigail has received a number of nerfs that really toned him down in a number of aspects. With that said, a skilled Abigail player is still able to really tear players a new one if they don't know how to deal with his options.

Recently, Mouz|Problem X won Northwest Majors X using just Abigail. This may inspire players to take the behemoth into more online matches.

If you're still struggling with Abigail, Tyrant and PackZ might have a few tips that can really boost your performance against this character. As usual, their latest video has been uploaded on the Frame Advantage YouTube channel.

While Abigail may feel oppressive at times, there are some solutions. For example, while his stand heavy punch seemingly has no extended hurtbox, you can still whiff punish him with an advancing attack of some sort, like Ryu's Hurricane Kick.

No doubt, fighting Abigail requires a bit of patience and practice as you sometimes can't pressure him when he's negative due to his reach. Hit the jump below to check out the video.

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