Watch Fish Play Street Fighter

Some goldfish are currently going head-to-head in Super Street Fighter II Turbo, and it's being broadcast live for all to see.

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Watching fish play Pokemon is so two weeks ago. Thanks to the bastion of brilliance that is the Internet, we can now watch a couple goldfish go head-to-head in Super Street Fighter II Turbo.

Here's what it works. The tank is (virtually) segmented into nine parts on a 3x3 grid. Where the fish swim will determine button presses. For the purpose of this stream, a goldfish named "Aquarius" is Player 1 and a little swimmer named "Robert the Bruce" is Player 2.

Don't worry, the fish do not actually fight each other in real life. And the creator of the video assures us, "I am dedicated to taking the absolute best care of my fish that I can."

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LethaLinjexion

U have to be really wasted to think this stuff up.

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Slagar

i could pwn these noobs

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Slagar

These fish really suck at Street Fighter. Go back to skool, fish!

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Pewbert

These "watch fish play X" are not going to get old real quick ....

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stirKrazy11

<< LINK REMOVED >> Wait, fish are playing X?! WHERE?! I gotta see this!

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Gravity_Slave

Maybe fish will start writing better articles for Gamespot instead of stupid stories about fish, and vague game references with current events and dim-witted celebrities.

GS needs a new writing staff. Actual gamers and not wanna-be aspiring novelists who think they're relevant because they wear thick rimmed retro glasses and obscure tee shirts.

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eddieham13

<< LINK REMOVED >> So what's an actual gamer? Pretty sure these guys are.

Also. removing these articles from the site won't make more high quality articles appear. this is not a newspaper where there is limited space. They can publish as many as they want.

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hystavito

Next, "Fish becomes CEO of EA"


I just chose EA because so many people around here hate it :).

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eddieham13

<< LINK REMOVED >> Ubisoft is slowly turning into the new EA it seems as well. They have done and said some truly bullshit things recently.

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brxricano

Aquarius is MLG status right now.

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neowarrior793

this should become a national sport

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mbradk

PERFECTTTT!!!!!!!!!!!!!

LOOOOOOOOL

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Halloll

how come aquarius is so good at street fighter

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xOmniCloudx

I expected Phil Fish with insane amounts of xenophobia, I was disappointed but then I realized that this was time better spent.

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Thanatos2k

The orange one is dominating.

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axl159

How bad is it that these fish fight better than I did when I first picked up street fighter when I was six?


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Deadlysyns87

At least this is going somewhere Grayson will be dead before he reaches Brock

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Tigerbite2

<< LINK REMOVED >> Grayson needs a friend. It would probably help.

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Deadlysyns87

<< LINK REMOVED >><< LINK REMOVED >> Grayson is a chinese fighting fish it would help if you want Live action fish fights.

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Tigerbite2

<< LINK REMOVED >><< LINK REMOVED >> It would get him moving though! XD

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Ovirew

Twitch Plays Pokemon V. 2.0...

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RabidBurp

Still better than I can play.

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chris230990

Tricked me into watching MLG streams... thanks GameSpot.

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freedom01

LOL

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kitty

<< LINK REMOVED >> Oh man this article made my morning. I wasn't expecting this. :P
We need things with cats though, not fish.

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meedokicky

They both follow the same strategy, But Robert the Bruce has better timing.

can we see a goat playing goat simulator?

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delete-EasyComeEasyGo

How about no?

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meedokicky

<< LINK REMOVED >> pshht you're no fun :P

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delete-EasyComeEasyGo

Honestly I thought this article was talking Phil Fish playing Street Fighter.

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<< LINK REMOVED >> So did I. I kind of hoped it was so I could read the comments that horrible guy deserves.

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Warriors30

<< LINK REMOVED >> Yeah, me too...this is even better, though.^^

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GH05T-666

go black fish

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deathwish026

i called this a week ago! brilliant!

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Warriors30

That is absolutely amazing! XD Best laugh I had all day.