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    Thumbs up Why is Street Fighter Alpha 2 better than SFA3?

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    Because it's a better game, duh.
    No, just no.

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    I thought this was another thread from NeoGeo64 or some other fuckwit but Sagey-boy? Have I been reading you wrong this entire time?



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    Less Flash More Substance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lachlan View Post
    I thought this was another thread from NeoGeo64 or some other fuckwit but Sagey-boy? Have I been reading you wrong this entire time?
    I Am Not Cool.

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    It's not, SFZ3 is the best of the trilogy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LoneSage View Post
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    because it doesn't have that autistic annoucer and shitty music.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Niko View Post
    It's not, SFZ3 is the best of the trilogy.
    This forum should know that this asshole considers himself a fighting game guy first and foremost but loathes every iteration of street fighter ever...


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    Quote Originally Posted by voltronbadass View Post
    This forum should know that this asshole considers himself a fighting game guy first and foremost but loathes every iteration of street fighter ever...

    Lol what can I say, 4Button > 6Button but yea SF as a whole is pretty dull to me. Especially anything after 3rd Strike.

    I do like Zero/Alpha series though. Atleast enough to have a Zero3 board.

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    Its ok man you can just go abead and tell us how you really feel, we are all friends here, shroom wants to be your pal

    truth is if you knew dick all about street fighter then you would know alpha 2 is the far superior game, I mean even sage knows...
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    lmbo bruh did you just get triggered

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    alpha 3 has the better gameplay but everything else, alpha 2 does better. alpha 2 is very balanced, better presentation, better backgrounds, better sound track and even better character stories and endings.

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    When it comes to capcom fighters, if it has 2 in it its the better option.

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    Quote Originally Posted by HDRchampion View Post
    When it comes to capcom fighters, if it has 2 in it its the better option.
    2nd Impact v 3rd Strike tho?

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    Quote Originally Posted by egg_sanwich View Post
    2nd Impact v 3rd Strike tho?
    2nd Impact hands down.



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    Agreed.

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    I prefer Alpha 2's music, backgrounds, color palette and smaller roster.

    It feels like all of characters presence means something ya know?

    Quote Originally Posted by Bogard View Post
    alpha 3 has the better gameplay but everything else, alpha 2 does better. alpha 2 is very balanced, better presentation, better backgrounds, better sound track and even better character stories and endings.
    Where is the "better gameplay"? Broken crotch cancels?!
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    Quote Originally Posted by andsuchisdeath View Post
    I prefer Alpha 2's music, backgrounds, color palette and smaller roster.

    It feels like all of characters presence means something ya know?



    Where is the "better gameplay"? Broken crotch cancels?!
    Probably with the add depth ( ism system ), and larger roster. Also adds to the replay value.
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    Quote Originally Posted by andsuchisdeath View Post


    Where is the "better gameplay"? Broken crotch cancels?!
    better gamplay may of been the wrong word, maybe more advanced gameplay. whether that's better or not is up for debate.

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    how can 2 be better then 3 with that awesome announcer? who can forget all these bodacious quotes:

    "It all depends on your skill!"
    "Nobody blink!"
    "You can't give it up!"
    "It's showtime!"
    "Let's party!"
    "Hey, come on, stand up!"
    "Get ready, fighters!"
    "Beat em' up, guys!"
    "Triumph or die!"
    "Go for broke!"
    "Go for it, man!"
    "Face it Straight!"
    "Congratulations!"
    "Ain't there somebody who can stop this fighting machine?"
    "That was only warmin' up!"
    "That was great! Super! Excellent!"
    "You've proved yourself!"
    "You did a great job, street fighter!"
    "That's enough! Unbeatable!!"
    "What a terrible fighter!"
    "That was the greatest fight I've ever saw!"
    "You have fists of god!!"
    "Yeah! The world's waiting for ya!"
    "I can't believe my eyes!"
    "Sharpen your fangs, it's not the end!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Niko View Post
    Probably with the add depth ( ism system ), and larger roster. Also adds to the replay value.
    I find "replay value" a strange tag to attach to a fighting game.

    Quote Originally Posted by Bogard View Post
    better gamplay may of been the wrong word, maybe more advanced gameplay. whether that's better or not is up for debate.
    I mean...Vism all day. There are no other isms

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    Quote Originally Posted by andsuchisdeath View Post
    I find "replay value" a strange tag to attach to a fighting game.
    You're right, nobody plays fighting games once they've beaten them.

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    I enjoy Alpha/Zero 3 more (especially the Saturn version), but it is unbalanced compared to SFA2.

    I do like the light juggle mechanics in 3, along with the ISMs (which really made some big differences in certain characters), and the expanded roster. That being said V-ism was proven to be overpowered. Despite its flaws, it’s still my fave SF game, but I can see why a lot of people think SFA2 is better.

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    Saturn A3 upper...

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    I think Alpha 3 is overly complicated with all the -isms.

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