It takes more than quick fingers to crush your enemies in online fighting games. While every one will have slightly different rules, controls and special attacks, the basic strategies required to win are similar across various different games. Here are a few simple tips that will help you reign victorious.
1) Know Your Enemy
It may seem obvious, but this most simple step is so often overlooked by beginners. In any battle, a solid knowledge of your opponent is critical. Sometimes this can only come with experience. You may to have face a few losing fights before you learn the style and strategies of your enemy. Some games, however, will give you insight into your challenger before the first round. Learn as much as you can about their strengths and weaknesses, and formulate your own plan of attack based on that information.
2) Keep Up the Defense
It may be tempting to go into a match with raging bloodlust, pummelling the other player with an endless series of fatal blows. In reality, however, this technique is only works with a strong characters guided by a skilled fighter. Read the rest of this entry »