Official XBLA Street Fighter III:3rd Strike OE matchmaking thread

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#1 Edited by ThePhantomnaut (6420 posts) -

Hey guys. Got the Xbawks version of 3rd Strike Online Edition and wanna test your combo poking and footsie game against many others of the Giant Bomb community? Post here! I will create a database chart ASAP so stay tuned. For now, I will copy directions from Loltima's Super Street Fighter IV matchmaking thread.

Notes:

I need the following information posted in this thread if you want to be added to this matchmaking table:

  1. Gamertag
  2. Skill Level (1 - Beginner, 2 - Intermediate, 3 - Advanced)
  3. Main/Alternate Characters
  4. Geographical Location (including GMT Timezone stuff helps)
  5. Headset Status

Database COMING SOON!

YO WAIT.

I will do my entry just in case.

  1. The Phantomnaut
  2. 3
  3. Main - Ken, Alts - Yang, Ryu, Akuma, Yun.
  4. Pacific -8 GMT
  5. Yes
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#2 Edited by iDarktread (1263 posts) -

1. Xbox 360
2. iDarktread
3. 1
4. ?
5. Oregon, US PST (GMT - 7:00)
6. Headset 

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#3 Edited by PeaceBrother (706 posts) -

1. Xbucks 
2. Melvargh 
3. 1 (new to 3S)
4. Elena
5. Ontario, EST (GMT - 4:00) 
6. If I can find it  
 
Prepare for my incredible mediocre 3S skills. Add me for games nao.

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#4 Edited by Sauson (583 posts) -
  1. Xbox
  2. R E D E E M 3 R
  3. Beginner to SF3 but not SF
  4. Not sure yet, maybe Q
  5. Ontario, Canada EST (GMT - 4:00)
  6. Has a Headset
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#5 Edited by yates (489 posts) -
  1. Xbox
  2. yatesisamazing
  3. 1 (new to Third Strike, not to SF)
  4. Alex
  5. UK (BST - GMT+1)
  6. Yup
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#6 Posted by OwnlyUzinWonHan (1554 posts) -

Xbox 
OwnlyUzinWonHan  

Sean 
Florida (EST) 
Sure

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#7 Edited by musclerider (810 posts) -
  1. Xbacks
  2. MuscleRiderX
  3. 1
  4. Ryu (Don't care for most of the cast)
  5. Georgia, EST (GMT - 4:00)
  6. Yes
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#8 Posted by FreedomToast (19 posts) -

360

Deathbytoast

1

Ryu/Q

Maryland(EST)

yeah

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#9 Posted by SkullcrusherMountain (1049 posts) -

@ThePhantomnaut:

  1. XBLA
  2. Ron Swanson Jr
  3. 1 at SF3, 2 at SFIV (for reference)
  4. Ken, Ryu (for now, today's the first I've played SF3
  5. AZ, GMT - 7
  6. Depends on if I'm on headphones or speakers.
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#10 Posted by ZeeGreat1 (24 posts) -

1. Xbox

2. ZeeGreat1

3. 1 at SF3, 2 overall on the franchise

4. Ken (Still have to learn most of the cast)

5. Florida, US EST (GMT -4:00)

6. I have one, don't normally use it for fighting games.

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#11 Edited by nazer858 (135 posts) -

1. Xbox

2. nazer858

3. 1, 2 at SFIV

4. Ryu (Denjin)

5. California, US PDT, GMT - 8

6. If you really want to talk I'll bust out my headset

EDIT: Oh, does anyone want to play right now? (10:32 PDT)

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#12 Posted by ThePhantomnaut (6420 posts) -

Sorry guys about #1 I am a fraud. :P But I fixed it!

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#13 Posted by nazer858 (135 posts) -

...you know what they say...the 3rd strike is what counts...

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#14 Posted by Necrotrophic (268 posts) -


  1. Necrotrophic
  2. 1.5
  3. Chun, Ryu
  4. Pennsylvania
  5. No
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#15 Posted by Vade (399 posts) -

1. NGent
2. Totally 1 in everything I play
3. Ken
4. Finland
5. Usually no, unless I use my TE.

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#16 Posted by jaycee13 (528 posts) -

1. Worst Q
2. 2
3. Q, Sean
4. UK - GMT
5. Yes.   

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#17 Posted by Jeffsekai (7159 posts) -
  1. halogu117
  2. 2
  3. Akuma
  4. Ontario, Canada - EST
  5. yes
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#18 Posted by SoulTaker (147 posts) -

xbox 360

1. soultakerx5

2. 1

3. Ibuki, Makoto

4. Long Island, NY - EST

5. Yes

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#19 Posted by FongGhoul (251 posts) -

1. Fong Ghoul

2. 1 for SFIII:TS, 1.5 for SSFIV (I've been a C for a while)

3. I dunno yet, but probably a charge character (I main Balrog, mess around with Bison in SFIV)

4. Philadelphia, PA - EST (GMT - 4:00)

5. Sometimes

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#20 Edited by patman77 (26 posts) -

1. PatrickoThe3rd

2. 1

3. I'm alright with Ken and Ryu, but testing out other characters like Makoto

4. Ontario, Canada - EST

5. Yes

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#21 Edited by AndrewJD (1586 posts) -
  1. mubress
  2. 1
  3. none as of yet
  4. GMT + 0
  5. Yes
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#22 Posted by paco (131 posts) -
1. Sam the Samurai 
2. 2 
3. Main: Akuma, Alts: Ken, Elena, and trying Oro 
4. Pacific (British Columbia, Canada)
5. Yeah
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#23 Posted by Fracture (242 posts) -

  1. 1 fracturedorb
  2. 2 2
  3. 3 Right now Ken is the only caracter I feel comfortable with with RyU and Akuma close seconds (for obvious reasons)
  4. 4 Ohio, EST -5GMT
  5. 5 I have a crappy headset
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#24 Posted by Ossi (1289 posts) -
  1. Ossi101
  2. 1 - New to SF3, played a lot of SSFIV.
  3. Main: Elena Alt: Ryu
  4. MST-7 (Alberta, Canada)
  5. Have one, I don't use it much.
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#25 Posted by craigbo180 (1763 posts) -
  1. Gamertag: Craigbo 180
  2. Skill Level (1 - Beginner, 2 - Intermediate, 3 - Advanced): 1
  3. Main/Alternate Characters: Chun Li, I am even more terrible with everyone else but I don't mind swapping.
  4. Geographical Location (including GMT Timezone stuff helps): UK - GMT
  5. Headset Status - Yes
I would like to play some games in the week next week, I am probably going to play gears this weekend but I am more than willing to play next week.
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#26 Posted by AlmostApollo (70 posts) -
  1. AlmostApollo
  2. 2 on a good day (hardly ever)
  3. Ryu/Hugo
  4. TN (EST)
  5. None that will work with my arcade stick.
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#27 Posted by RaspberryRumba (13 posts) -
  1. Hattie Jacques
  2. 2
  3. Main = Hugo Alts = Twelve/Urien
  4. UK - GMT
  5. Yes
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#28 Edited by DeadPan (389 posts) -

1: SystemCasher666

2: Hmm Ive played SF III on the dreamcast for about 2 years but i still suck at it so im saying 1 for now

3: Main: Ken Alts: Hugo, Yang

4: UK (BST - GMT+1)

5: If i can find it

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#29 Posted by sameoldstuff (98 posts) -

1. sameoldstuff
2. 1
3. Still deciding between Ibuki or Makoto
4. UK - GMT
5. Yes

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#30 Edited by KingPossum (241 posts) -

1. KingPossum 
2. 1-2 
3. Alex and Ken (sometimes Hugo) 
4. California - PST
5. Yes

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#31 Posted by M_33 (531 posts) -

1. m33td3thL 
2. 1 
3. Twelve and Q.  
4. Quebec, Canada. EST 
5. Rarely.

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#32 Posted by bagmanforhire (477 posts) -
  1. bagmanforhhire
  2. 2
  3. Ryu, Ibuki, Makoto
  4. North Carolina, EST (GMT - 4:00)
  5. ...
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#33 Posted by ThePhantomnaut (6420 posts) -

Guys I will try to construct a chart this week so stay tuned!

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#34 Posted by ichthy (1170 posts) -
  1. Ichthy
  2. 1
  3. Ryu
  4. Ottawa, Ontario (EST)
  5. Rarely
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#35 Posted by Vaancor (258 posts) -
  1. Vaancor
  2. 1
  3. Ryu (About the only guy I know moves to)
  4. Kentucky, CST
  5. Rarely, if I see your headset icon flash I'll grab one.
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#36 Posted by RavioliSumo (2188 posts) -

1. wesrobsilver

2. 1 (2 maybe? Probably not)

3. Oro.

4. Milledgeville, GA (EST)

5. Need to find my headset adapter for my fight stick, but yes.

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#37 Posted by jaycee13 (528 posts) -

Is this thread going to be just the list of players or can people just come in here and ask if anybody is up for a game. If not should a thread be created for that purpose?
 
Also, anybody want to play right now? Nobody is awake in my country.

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#38 Posted by ThePhantomnaut (6420 posts) -

I intend this to be both a database and a match hangout! So if you guys are interested in playing instantly, go ahead!

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#39 Posted by HelicopterSpy (170 posts) -

1. HelicopterSpy

2. 1 (1 might be generous, been out of the SF game for a long time)

3. Dudley. Sometimes Yang.

4. PA (EST)

5. Yes.

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#40 Posted by DeadPan (389 posts) -

anyone online now?

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#41 Posted by ThePhantomnaut (6420 posts) -

I guess some of you guys saw the ranbats thread here. No real need to link it! :)

I know I promised myself to edit the original post but due to RL, I was just unable. I will try when I have enough time.

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