While your results may vary, I’ve found that I play fighting games better with a nice arcade style fight stick. Hori’s SoulCalibur VI Edition Real Arcade Pro FightSticks for Xbox One and PS4 are very nice, even if I do end up feeling like the guy wearing the band’s T-shirt to the concert.
Tagged With arcade sticks
It's a question often asked by beginners when considering taking fighting games more seriously: should they buy an arcade stick, or rely on the stock standard gamepad?
The reality is, you're often best off playing with the controller you're more comfortable with. But that's a little too easy. So to play along a little, let's look at what controllers were used by the best fighting game players of all time: EVO champions.