TLR ENTERS THE FGC SCENE | SFV SHAKZ

>> TLR WELCOMES SHAKZ

Joining the fighting Games Community was always a toss up as we wanted to start things of with the right players. When we were presented with the option of Shakil “Shakz” Ghazi  joining we decided it was time. A warm welcome to our first every Street Fighter V Player!

Shakil is a 22 year old British Londoner with a passion for fighting games and a degree in BSc Computer Science. He’s been around the scene since 2017 and has played for teams such as FNATIC and Team Infused.

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◾️ Why did you join TLR? How have you been finding it so far?

“I joined TLR simply because I’ve heard nothing but good things from them from a good friend of mine who works in the gaming industry. Also, I like how they promote their players through social media.”

“I’m not too familiar with the other players in the org, but I do know that we all gain a lot of support from TLR as we’re always communicating through discord and everyone’s always nice.

◾️ What do you want to achieve in the org and as an individual player?

“I’d like to put TLR on the map by streaming regularly and growing as a twitch partner as well being a consistent player in my region so I can have a shot in the Capcom Cup.”

◾️ Biggest Achievement to date?

“Earning a twitch partnership and earning multiple top 8 finishes in CPT ranking events.”

◾️ What’s your favourite thing about SFV?

“My favourite thing about sfv would be the character diversity in this game. I’m a player who likes to play multiple characters at high level, so I like having a wide variety with different tools.”

◾️ What do you love about fighting games in general?

“What I enjoy the most about fighting games is that it’s just you vs the opponent. 1v1. No teammates to rely on. A battle between two.”

◾️ Fav fighting character? Why?

“My favourite fighting game character would be Dudley from SFIV. He’s British, drives a fancy car and has the deadliest combos/mixups.”

◾️ First combo you ever learned?

“My first ever combo I learned was with Ryu in SF2. Crouch medium kick into Hadooken.”

“Happy to announce that I have signed for The Last Resort as their first SFV player! Looking forward to competing again.” – SHAKZ

◾️ Favourite FGC event/player (other than yourself :D)?

“My favourite event of all time has to be EVO in Las Vegas”

“My favourite player of all time other than myself has to be Infiltration from Korea. He’s a player that has many different strategies and the most effective in my opinion. He has a hit and run style which is very entertaining to watch!”

◾️ What’s the next LAN you’re looking forward to?

“The next online Capcom Pro Tour event for Europe West.”

◾️ What games do you enjoy other than SFV?

“I like to play COD Warzone and Fortnite with my friends.”

◾️ What else do you do for fun?

“I like going out with friends and family, keeping up with the latest sneakers, playing football, listening to music, and travelling!”

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Catch Shakz’s live streams on Twitch @shakzldn and stay up to date with his comps on Twitter @ShakzLDN and @TheLastResort!

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