Best Of V announces 2019 Besties Winners

Jan 09 2020 1 min read

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The fighting game community has several shows dedicated to news and analysis, but few do it as good as the Best Of V does. Run by Ilan Raschkovsky, John “veloc1raptor” Guerrero, Steve “acekingoffsuit” Jurek, and Mike “Danke” Schiller, it has a weekly broadcast and also holds an annual award. 

Named the Besties, the FGC gets to vote for their favorite moments and achievements from the previous year. The 2019 awards were announced yesterday, and here are your winners:

Best Event

Combo Breaker

Player of the Year

Arslan "Arslan Ash" Siddique

Best Story

Rise of the Pakistani Tekken community

Best New Game

Samurai Shodown

Best Popoff

Steve “Tasty Steve” Scott at Tekken World Tour  2019 Finals

Most Anticipated Game

Granblue Fantasy Versus

Best Stream Moment

Dead or Alive 6 presentation at Evolution Japan

Best Match

Jae-Min “Knee” Bae vs. Hoa “Anakin” Luu at Combo Breaker 2019 Grand Finals

Rising Star

Arslan "Arslan Ash" Siddique

Best of V has built a reputation of discussing a lot of the negative aspects of the community alongside the positive. By so doing, the hosts believe that their efforts will help the FGC rise above its shortcomings. 


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