Akuma tips

So typically, I play as grapplers, like Zangief, T.Hawk, but from time to time I’ll switch up to Ken. Right now, I’m trying to learn some people, and picked Akuma. Anyone have any tips on how to use Akuma?


Listen to that on repeat.

Akuma will pretty much play himself after that. Other than that learn the vortex and hit practice mode a lot. You don’t want 75% of your life gone because you can’t hit your links in a match.

Here’s where you should start:



lord of ultima has a very nice series covering many fine points of akuma’s gameplay. get learned.

thanks a lot guys, this is helping quite a bit