Sunday, March 31, 2013
Breaking News: Infiltration wins AE 2012 tournament at Final Round XVI
Arguably the best Akuma player in the world, Infiltration has taken the Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2012 tournament at Final Round XVI.
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 2012 (AE 2012) action has wrapped up at Final Round XVI in Atlanta, GA. In the grand finals, MCZ Infiltration, who used Akuma battled WW MCZ Ryan Heart's Sagat.
Ryan Heart had a stellar showing at Final Round XVI leading up to the grand finals. Infiltration had been upset earlier by EMP Knuckledu. Despite the loss, the Evo 2012 champion rebounded in a huge way, destroying top notch competition from RZR Latif and MCZ WolfKrone.
The crowd was heavily behind Ryan Heart, who was being coached by EMP Sanford Kelly. Many had hoped the top Sagat player would overcome and upset one of the best AE 2012 players in the world, who was being coached by MCZ Laugh. Heart's crowd support was loud and clear in the early going.
They were silenced by the end of the match.
In the most exciting and nail biting moment, Akuma and Sagat traded blows causing a double knockout. That would be the most success Ryan Heart had throughout the set. Infiltration would reset the bracket and go on to dominate, adding the Final Round XVI trophy to his collection.