Within two years of competiting in Super Smash Bros Melee (SSBM), I went from an absolute beginner to one of the top players in California, consistently taking matches off 10+ year veterans in the scene.
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Lessons from competing semi-professionally
Aside from that, I felt that I had accomplished what I had wanted to do. I was able to play and hold my own against some of the best players of all time. Mang0, Mew2King, PPMD, Armada, Axe, Shroomed, SFAT, PewPewU, Crush, Zain, Ken, SilentSpectre, etc.