I only play 2-person battle lounge, so not being able to see the connection bars and the region of other players is super frustrating.
On top of that, i always end up joining a japan lounge by mistake, and they always kick me immediately. This sometimes results in a hanging screen where i...
Haha yeah that's a tough matchup. It can be done though! I have experienced it first hand, multiple times.
I really like the balance and ease of this game. Allows me to focus more on my opponent, rather than too many mechanics.
Still rage every now and then though, haha
Haha hopefully he brings you back in. I connected with about 4 chars so far. Overall the game is still pretty fun to me.
My only gripe is that there is no online filtering for region and shitty ping results. 9pm pst always has a bunch of Japanese and European players online.
While sf4 is still a good game, I would buy sf5. Despite all the negativity it has, it really is a good fighting game underneath it all. It is definitely simpler than 4, but that doesn't mean its a bad game. There is still high level play, just more focus on your play rather than execution.