Do you main characters because you like them or because of their tier placement?

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User Info: Thanos_Galactus

Thanos_Galactus
1 month ago#1
You main characters because you like who they are, or like the game series they represent? or you main them because they are in a good tier placement and just like to win?

User Info: SmokeRulz

SmokeRulz
1 month ago#2
Because I love 'em. Couldn't care about competitive play, outside of watching it.

User Info: Cariothemario

Cariothemario
1 month ago#3
I play characters because how they play
I don't care much about the character itself

I won't play a character as much if they're sm4sh jiggs level of bad

I main sm4sh shulk and pm ivysuar

User Info: Zinith

Zinith
1 month ago#4
I main Yoshi because he's my soul
I come up in unexpected places...

User Info: d4rkauras

d4rkauras
1 month ago#5
Both.

I’ll more often than not pick characters that I love. As long as they have options and can semi-consistently win games, I’ll stick with them. I think as a general rule of thumb, you should be well-versed in a top/high tier that you like both character and playstyle wise.

I also like playing characters I don’t necessarily love or even like. I like to learn new characters and explore what they can do. Smash is a lot more fun when you branch out your options.
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User Info: __Ryoki__

__Ryoki__
1 month ago#6
Absolutely because I like them

I mained Ganondorf since Brawl. Should tell you how much I care about tier lists.
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User Info: Dr_RudyMjolnir

Dr_RudyMjolnir
1 month ago#7
Anyone who picks for tier placement is scum.

User Info: TriforceX5

TriforceX5
1 month ago#8
bit of both

I'll play the characters with the best tails first, and then shuffle around till I land on one I can main and do well with.

That said, Mewtwo and Ridley are the two I have my eye on, and at the very least Mewtwo is looking strong so that might not be an issue this time.
TailLover here! I think tails are amazing and would love to have one, I bet it would feel amazing.
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User Info: hyjinx17

hyjinx17
1 month ago#9
Both. There are plenty of characters on the roster I like so I'm not going to saddle myself to someone who is straight up terrible when I want to play seriously.
Thanks for saving fighting games Goku!

User Info: Tyranidomega

Tyranidomega
1 month ago#10
I'll main Ridley because I like him
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